Automate Generation Of Hashes And Checksums With HashGenerator

Hashes or checksums are used for file integrity verification. Many a times files downloaded from the Internet are checked with MD5/SHA256 hash to verify if the file is tampered. Hashes are also used in encryption, password storage and to protect sensitive data. A HashGenerator helps in quickly computing or verifying the hash for a file. HashGenerator is a simple application (also available in portable form), which automates the generation of Continue Reading →

Fully Customize Windows 7 Aero With Aero Tuner

    AeroTuner is a simple portable tool that gives a custom color and tone to Windows Aero. It provides options for changing the look of Windows Aero by allowing to mix and match different colors and manage their tone to customize Aero. Users can even select custom colors for the Primary Aero color and a Glow color separately.  With Aero Tuner, users can tweak color balance, blur balance, after Continue Reading →

Save Network Settings To Switch Between Networks Easily With JimIP Switcher

Most offices are secured by firewalls which require complicated proxy settings to use the internet. This creates a problem for users who find it troublesome to undo the proxy settings of their laptops which they take home (after a days work at office). JimIP Switcher is a solution to this problem. It auto detect network settings for creating a network profile, which can be used to separately manage multiple connection Continue Reading →

Switch Network Proxy Settings In A Single Click With Proxy Switcher

Proxy Switcher indeed proves that small can be useful in a big way. It can be used as an alternative to JimIP Switcher for toggling between your browser’s proxy settings. It allows applying and undoing proxy settings over all the browsers from the system tray via a simple click. In other words, you can undo your laptop’s proxy settings, (configured for your office network), within a single click. Proxy Switcher Continue Reading →

Croppr Enhances Chrome Display Images And Makes Them Editable

Many a times we come across images on the internet that are difficult to view due various reasons including their size, background color, etc. Croppr is a Chrome extension that enhances the display of a selected image and  makes it editable with it’s  built-in toolkit. It enables cleansing, rotating, zooming, and flipping images which can also be shared on Twitter and Facebook , or uploaded to Evernote. The standard options Continue Reading →

Immediately Hide Active Program Windows And Mute Sound With Magic Boss Key

When working on content of confidential nature, it is necessary to keep it safe from prying eyes. Magic Boss Key is a free application that allows to instantly hide active program windows using the F12 hot key. Items can also be excluded from the list of content such as perhaps an open Excel sheet. This app is for people who work with confidential content in offices, the ones who might Continue Reading →

ColorConsole Opens Command Prompt In Multiple Colorful Tabs

ColorConsole is an application that adds color to the command prompt and allows managing it in multiple tabs. It is available in portable and as an installer package. Being able to open command prompt in many tabs makes it easy to keep track of numerous command lines at work in a compact way. This application provides a number of rich colors and font types to customize the look of the Continue Reading →

Backup Your System Drivers Easily With DriverBackup

System problems often occur due to driver compatibility conflicts. These issues can cause anything from minor functionality loss to even system crashes. It is also quite annoying when one has to download and install drivers after a fresh Windows installation. DriverBackup is a windows application that can backup your system drivers to be restored in case of an eventuality. It includes options to backup drivers for selected devices, which can Continue Reading →

Free Hard Disk Space By Removing Hidden Clutter From Your Computer

There are many utilities that are thought to be a comprehensive solution for cleaning clutter from numerous Windows directories. One such example is the CCleaner which is widely used for getting rid of junk files. However, many lays users are unaware of the fact that software like the CCleaner are not effective in comprehensively clearing system clutter, as they leave behind junk files from many directories (e.g. the log files Continue Reading →