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 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 →
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 →
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 →
Bytessence DuplicateFinder is an application for Windows based operating systems that uses Optimized detection algorithms and supports Unicode file names. It provides the choice to define specific filters for scanning file directories. Clone files after identification, can be removed, copied, moved or passed as a parameter to other programs.
Sunrise Seven is aWindows 7 tweak which allows customizing it in every way possible. It provides options for tweaking with UAC (User Account Control) settings, system performance and security functions, Windows Explorer, and Start menu. For instance, you can make Start menu item look like a Dell Alienware icon, disable folder options, add new items to desktop right-click context menu, etc. Sunrise seven has options for both advanced and basic Continue Reading →
Many a times when programs are uninstalled, they leave behind empty folders. These folders fragment the hard disk and reduce system functionality. The disk defragmentation tools merely piles up these folders and does not remove them. This can lead to significant clutter on a system and can lead to less hard disk space available in the primary drive. Empty Folder Remover is a Windows application that gets rid of these Continue Reading →
YoutubeFisher is a portable application that downloads media (video and audio) directly from YouTube. The media content is grabbed by entering the respective YouTube URL and saved in the format chosen by the user. The supported formats in which you can save the downloaded content includes (full-HD, HD, HQ mp4, flv, mobile 3gp, audio mp3 or aac).
Microsoft Smart Screen Filter is a feature present in Internet Explorer and other Microsoft products such as the Windows Live Messenger. It is a meant to protect users against web and social engineering threats. This Filter scans links that are accessed in a Windows Live application and opens them in the default browser. One reason that this warning pops up so frequently is because Microsoft reminds its users to protect Continue Reading →
HTML5 is the probable replacement of HTML (Hypertext Markup Language), which is the core markup language of the internet. However, HTML5 is still in its initial stage of development and therefore, some websites do not work when HTML5 support is enabled on a browser such as Firefox 4. A common example includes the issues that users are facing with Windows Live Mail due to Firefox Four’s HTML 5 support. HTML5 Continue Reading →