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Chrome, Dropbox, LibreOffice, Skype, VirtualBox

These direct download links are shortcuts to the original source, not to local copies. I collected them because they just work. They need no Cookies, no Javascript, and they do not break if some safety measure of your browser acts up.


Oracle Java (offline installer)

1.8.0_77 32bit jre-8u77-windows-i586.exe
64bit jre-8u77-windows-x64.exe
1.8.0_71 32bit jre-8u71-windows-i586.exe
64bit jre-8u71-windows-x64.exe

more versions, detect, schedule, announcements, source: 7, 8, 7&8, archive, beta, beta7 download
latest baseline security release numbers, numbering scheme explanation
ReleaseNotes:  7 ,  8 

Adobe Acrobat

12.x Continuous ftp.adobe.com/pub/adobe/acrobat/win/AcrobatDC/
12.x Classic ftp.adobe.com/pub/adobe/acrobat/win/Acrobat2015/
11.x ftp.adobe.com/pub/adobe/acrobat/win/11.x/
10.x ftp.adobe.com/pub/adobe/acrobat/win/10.x/

Adobe Reader

12.x Continuous ftp.adobe.com/pub/adobe/reader/win/AcrobatDC/
12.x Classic ftp.adobe.com/pub/adobe/reader/win/Acrobat2015/
11.x ftp.adobe.com/pub/adobe/reader/win/11.x/

Release Notes, cleaner

Adobe Flash

Plugin https://fpdownload.macromedia.com/pub/flashplayer/latest/help/install_flash_player.exe
v18.0.0.232 sha256: 5ce497a5da1f79e9c467bc56158a2812e9456e0de655b929f238d5eb8e1a4c35
ActiveX https://fpdownload.macromedia.com/pub/flashplayer/latest/help/install_flash_player_ax.exe
v18.0.0.232 sha256: 647545db6ff6878a242d5ba90d66ad8a92bb7e85d12e9d528239f2fd46c26d94

source, release notes, ESR, beta, schedule, roadmap, settings

Air

Direct download links to Air installers precautionary self-censored because strange company policy.

Mozilla Firefox

RR 46.0.1 www.mozilla.org/firefox/all/
ESR 45.1.1 www.mozilla.org/firefox/organizations/all/
ESR 38.8.0 www.mozilla.org/firefox/organizations/all/#builds
beta www.mozilla.org/firefox/beta/all
aurora / developer www.mozilla.org/firefox/developer/all
nightly nightly.mozilla.org/
tests & prereleases archive.mozilla.org/pub/firefox/

schedule, ReleaseNotes: RR&ESR, beta, aurora, for developers. Vulnerabilities: RR, ESR

Mozilla Thunderbird

45.1 www.mozilla.org/thunderbird/all/
38.8.0 https://archive.mozilla.org/pub/thunderbird/releases/38.8.0/win32/
tests & prereleases archive.mozilla.org/pub/thunderbird/

Release notes, versions

Google Chrome

www.google.de/chrome/business/browser/

Apple iTunes

Unplug all Apple devices, and manually uninstall Apple Software Update, iTunes, Bonjour, Apple Mobile Device Support, and Apple Application Support (in this order) before installing iTunes version 11.1.4, because "MSVCR80.dll Missing".

12.3.2 32bit https://secure-appldnld.apple.com/iTunes12/031-45975-20151210-2345EC8A-9F85-11E5-B9D0-9982F5563FD9/iTunesSetup.exe
sha256: 04cb63e51153ebc17475fc0ae8770b165ae823d0451ac3063bedd6d549208611
12.3.2 64bit* https://secure-appldnld.apple.com/iTunes12/031-45971-20151210-23460990-9F85-11E5-85EF-9882F5563FD9/itunes64setup.exe
12.3.2 64bit https://secure-appldnld.apple.com/iTunes12/031-34005-20150916-98D38F1E-5C11-11E5-A6AD-C05A6DA99CB1/itunes6464setup.exe
sha256: f1a36984c02df41a3cfc6b2a2695fc4fae8b32bb88b4def53193870e462a7ef6
12.2 32bit https://secure-appldnld.apple.com/iTunes12/031-13741-20150630-bbd35bbc-1ee9-11e5-8a36-1ed9be268ff7/iTunesSetup.exe
sha256: b89e52397ff775c1b88317951900e459b1956e39035a401c77a511712b0ec95d
12.2 64bit https://secure-appldnld.apple.com/iTunes12/031-13743-20150630-bbd35bc6-1ee9-11e5-8a36-1cd9be268ff7/itunes6464setup.exe
sha256: d5031c526f6ccfd5f3e4a92720648cdcf9b61a62ce0d1a52a50557e3df5c36ee
12.1.2 32bit https://secure-appldnld.apple.com/iTunes12/031-18340.20150409.OOmme/iTunesSetup.exe
sha256: 5792c23a17a281641cc55657ed170aa5e9c2e46776225ea070f95fd23b6844fb
12.1.2 64bit https://secure-appldnld.apple.com/iTunes12/031-18342.20150409.4BED3/iTunes6464Setup.exe
sha256: de2e1a36e5fc5c7dee6a1fbadce6b83a42d513065dad8faa42f975830cd3e570
12.0.1 32bit https://secure-appldnld.apple.com/iTunes12/031-08058.20141016.34epp/iTunesSetup.exe
sha256: 1d39399b4aa9fe570f4e1a3af9fc5a71134bcec51a81f26883a6732f2a0a81fa
12.0.1 64bit https://secure-appldnld.apple.com/iTunes12/031-08059.20141016.FrPFF/iTunes64Setup.exe
sha256: 1d2f7b49aea1400effe03aca7b9aec4968817560054e895bae2c88e07084de27
11.4 32bit https://secure-appldnld.apple.com/iTunes11/031-06979.20140909.Ppfef/iTunesSetup.exe
sha256: eb9979ad52214f12ec77f10f418746a1d4052295c15d901721c26ff5ee6b4e71
11.4 64bit https://secure-appldnld.apple.com/iTunes11/031-06980.20140909.Ffgt9/iTunes64Setup.exe
sha256: f08e1a3d547fcfdee5d54accaae73f455c4548dcc56fa09005aca1ea332d50f3
11.3.1 32bit https://secure-appldnld.apple.com/iTunes11/031-06105.20140807.Rzs23/iTunesSetup.exe
sha256: 262c47acbbc9cd637d79571128abe4429b0e3c43cb13acf974fada5165964ac1
11.3.1 64bit https://secure-appldnld.apple.com/iTunes11/031-06106.20140807.REo2r/iTunes64Setup.exe
sha256: e558a2161fa596f3413a7639246b608452873fa99c1460c89bb9be770f22a057
11.3 32bit https://secure-appldnld.apple.com/iTunes11/031-01976.20140710.oP09o/iTunesSetup.exe
sha256: 0b208d1c5e3eb67814bebb75e11da9d191e88d55959f4cba3775ee1f0e10b230
11.3 64bit https://secure-appldnld.apple.com/iTunes11/031-01977.20140710.Bhui8/iTunes64Setup.exe
sha256: 3ff3c1228d74d90e510aa926a5bb993e31670cc38516c214a3e59a985fc04956
11.2.2 32bit https://secure-appldnld.apple.com/iTunes11/031-02995.20140528.Tadim/iTunesSetup.exe
sha256: de8e32ec9fe7e960dd8b57a68ad2574b8e836a5998b26478f8a40d16d6238818
11.2.2 64bit https://secure-appldnld.apple.com/iTunes11/031-02993.20140528.Pu4r5/iTunes64Setup.exe
sha256: c2404b74c5dbd7f15e175e81d6a4ada70cb23cbfa4148429f810e6b5a01f26e2

*: for older video card
more versions, ReleaseNotes, sources: 32, 64, 64, all

Apple Quicktime

7.7.8 https://secure-appldnld.apple.com/quicktime/031-27600-20150820-F20FB1EF-6710-46BD-99B3-7DCF1253B310/QuickTimeInstaller.exe
sha256: 1549893f8a0f4f426de7b3d6240f206755ef3367c3346b8f297d80d703fb5dd1
7.7.7 https://secure-appldnld.apple.com/QuickTime/031-17469-20150630-3cf8c404-1a97-11e5-aaac-4e5ebe268ff7/quicktimeinstaller.exe
sha256: 47c771eff578ef7b7202b4699e9ddc5f71f16f3b52a89cd11c594630febfb789
7.7.6 https://secure-appldnld.apple.com/QuickTime/031-08466.20141022.Xwlnm/QuickTimeInstaller.exe
sha256: 8fc250053c449a9c10e3ad99db44222de7918c83daa9b25b874295f8f023329e
7.7.5 https://secure-appldnld.apple.com/QuickTime/091-8571.20140218.8MjJw/QuickTimeInstaller.exe
sha256: 051fd9f816081cacda943385a08ae2fa38ff06904cca6aeb084daf56445ecb70

source1, source2, source3, mailing-list

Dropbox

3.20.1 https://clientupdates.dropboxstatic.com/client/Dropbox%203.20.1%20Offline%20Installer.exe
sha256: 10e54b8642035d28de59b65647c49b05da37123f521b017ce1557a444e0e0bdc
3.14.7 https://clientupdates.dropboxstatic.com/client/Dropbox%203.14.7%20Offline%20Installer.exe
sha256: eb34dfff6f395a5ef1033fa0f049ee7ceb8ba5755b45b4d28dde3cdf3546837d
3.10.11 https://clientupdates.dropboxstatic.com/client/Dropbox%203.10.11%20Offline%20Installer.exe
sha256: 6ea7047389ae6fa384c2839e265a7dec18bfa32aa7dae9389cd77866063c299c
3.2.9 https://d1ilhw0800yew8.cloudfront.net/client/Dropbox%203.2.9.exe
sha256: 30b93bdff406ae1aa0bf9e54274b6da528b2f7f7e3664c9d01cc9026d519b708
3.0.5 https://d1ilhw0800yew8.cloudfront.net/client/Dropbox%203.0.5.exe
sha256: 34abeb162f7553a07d93aec53b507c09add8f8fea62bf09f1b747040ad5d78b7
2.10.41 https://d1ilhw0800yew8.cloudfront.net/client/Dropbox%202.10.41.exe
sha256: 0f144a8d63fb6f6e10c8331769d31f74939665edd48b472bc0e74abcb48207ad
2.10.28 https://d1ilhw0800yew8.cloudfront.net/client/Dropbox%202.10.28.exe
sha256: 4e753e623e29d69b175a916cd02a168d05fc124c7d0fd1713602a8320d58b327
2.10.3 https://d1ilhw0800yew8.cloudfront.net/client/Dropbox%202.10.3.exe
sha256: 0d2cd2a8cdb8b78d9f7521e7632e952b17421414138b0f763c2f8581dd5fcaed
2.10.1 https://d1ilhw0800yew8.cloudfront.net/client/Dropbox%202.10.1.exe
sha256: c45fd33b605f2271096d3248932f70dfb856e07b585393277db57ccc710ec083
2.6.7 https://d1ilhw0800yew8.cloudfront.net/client/Dropbox%202.6.7.exe
2.4.11 https://d1ilhw0800yew8.cloudfront.net/client/Dropbox%202.4.11.exe
2.0.26 https://d1ilhw0800yew8.cloudfront.net/client/Dropbox%202.0.26.exe

source, source2, ReleaseNotes, Installer fails if SRP active for %temp%.

LibreOffice

(latest) https://www.libreoffice.org/download
5.1.1 https://donate.libreoffice.org/de/dl/win-x86/5.1.0/de/LibreOffice_5.1.1_Win_x86.msi
5.1.0 https://donate.libreoffice.org/de/dl/win-x86/5.1.0/de/LibreOffice_5.1.0_Win_x86.msi
5.0.4 https://download.documentfoundation.org/libreoffice/stable/5.0.4/win/x86/LibreOffice_5.0.4_Win_x86.msi
4.4.4 https://download.documentfoundation.org/libreoffice/stable/4.4.4/win/x86/LibreOffice_4.4.4_Win_x86.msi
4.3.6 https://download.documentfoundation.org/libreoffice/stable/4.3.6/win/x86/LibreOffice_4.3.6_Win_x86.msi
4.2.5.2-hotfix1 https://download.documentfoundation.org/libreoffice/stable/4.2.5/win/x86/LibreOffice_4.2.5_Win_x86.msi
sha256: c42dd977230dd3a49afbb2e23a1abe2e80f5b60bb167511e60288c33f393fbf6
4.2.5.2 https://downloadarchive.documentfoundation.org/libreoffice/old/4.2.5.2/win/x86/LibreOffice_4.2.5.2_Win_x86.msi
sha256: 42e7cba22b8f1174c5b742333f7dfd0945b2a193302577af49e93569c2791cee

mirrors, old versions, Pre-Releases, Daily Builds, Release Notes: summary, details

Skype

Offline installer www.skype.com/go/getskype-full
MSI-file www.skype.com/go/getskype-msi

VirtualBox

Version 4.3.14 and later have issues with antivirus software, better stay on 4.3.12.

5.0.18 Windows-Installer VirtualBox-5.0.16-105871-Win.exe
5.0.18 Extension Pack VirtualBox_Extension_Pack-5.0.16
5.0.16 Windows-Installer VirtualBox-5.0.16-105871-Win.exe
sha256: 5a6d9b62700812f34fd13d63189e4aac6794b511457c140a6f359193da3e5f0e
5.0.16 Extension Pack VirtualBox_Extension_Pack-5.0.16
sha256: c234e158c49f4f92c38e41918c117d756a81236ff1030a896e44faf88284ecc7
4.3.28 Windows-Installer VirtualBox-4.3.28-100309-Win.exe
sha256: 82039b615bf18dfff92ac1d9a15b2cbd5c59c608631ccf77e2371d0fd67a6cf7
4.3.28 Extension Pack VirtualBox_Extension_Pack-4.3.28
sha256: 72e101d9dc5eabeb76d1ab5bd6d2f817a11c89adfe8bb72cc5d614a2eef532d1
4.3.12 Windows-Installer VirtualBox-4.3.12-93733-Win.exe
sha256: d1c4f76ef80db122b28ab8f5bdf28b4e1338ce0764a81f4ac56a038e5d4478db
4.3.12 Extension Pack VirtualBox_Extension_Pack-4.3.12
sha256: f931ce41b2cc9500dc43aba004630cf7bb7050ba737eae38827e91062f072d1f

Source: VirtualBox, Oracle, ftp, CDN, testbuilds –  Changelog

Video Players

vlc www.videolan.org/vlc/#download
mpc-hc mpc-hc.sourceforge.net
smplayer exe 7z more

TrueCrypt

7.1a download from verified archive of AuditProject
sha256: e95eca399dfe95500c4de569efc4cc77b75e2b66a864d467df37733ec06a0ff2
7.1a local download from here
sha256: e95eca399dfe95500c4de569efc4cc77b75e2b66a864d467df37733ec06a0ff2

Mirrors: CH, DrWhax, syglug, AuditProject

more

IrfanView download
PdfCreator download.pdfforge.org/download/pdfcreator/PDFCreator-stable?download
FreePdf freepdfxp.de/xpDownload.html  (requires GhostScript)
winscp winscp.net sourceforge
putty 0.67 ftp.chiark.greenend.org.uk/users/sgtatham/putty-0.67/x86/putty.exe
sha256: 9f9e74241d59eccfe7040bfdcbbceacb374eda397cc53a4197b59e4f6f380a91

 


Microsoft Eval Center, previous versions.
Microsoft Free Security Tools:
Baseline Security Analyzer (MBSA), checks for missing patches and insecure config settings
   info, download
Safety Scanner, portable offline virus scanner
   Info, download 32bit 64bit
Windows Defender Offline, virus scanner that boots from CD or USB
   info, download 32bit 64bit

EMET
Microsoft Security Bulletin Data

Windows 7 update client 2016-03:
32bit: Windows6.1-KB3138612-x86.msu
sha256:a70e00bd2c77122ad819e05009b6557ff4ed31567dc7b643ed848d095ef34df8

64bit: Windows6.1-KB3138612-x64.msu
sha256:5309f9d9a49dd91ef38031b1e4518cf5d1bf8f7d35cf11814cd867912ba11870

Windows 7 update rollup 4/2016
32bit: windows6.1-kb3125574-v4-x86.msu
sha256:930cc1c0f8838d731dbb89755b9de12b489ab35fdc2644c01605a6b6de3f497e

64bit: windows6.1-kb3125574-v4-x64.msu
sha256:7bb1796827448df30356b57ac5731bccbc1336789dc884630e8d356df2e1685b

Windows 10 update history, release information