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 →
First there were internal hard disks. Only ten years ago most middle-class hard disks had the storage space of about 100 GB. Even that was quite high at that time. Then at the end of the naughtiest (2000s) we saw the fast development of the portable hard disks market.
Windows system reports low disk space alert message on any disk partition on your PC? Do you want to look for a way to fix the low disk space problem on the partition that has no free space? IM-Magic Partition Resizer Free, as free partition magic software for Windows users, can help with partition resizing with a few mouse clicks and keep all data on the disk untouched.
Disk Falcon is a disk analyzer for Windows 8 that has been based on the Ultraviolet Dawn’s game engine. This application displays a pie, bar or doughnut chart to display hard disk usage stats. Furthermore, you can also remove unwanted files after getting your disk analyzed.
Disk Speed Test (by Blackmagic) is a hard disk benchmarking application for Mac OS X. It quickly measure and certifies the read/write rate of your hard disk, so that you can access it’s performance and quality. This can be quite useful to determine if your hard drive is slowing down due to some reason or if it requires some sort of tweaking to enhance it’s speed. For example, sometimes a Continue Reading →
Nirsoft website has showcased a number of useful applications for recovering password, fixing PC and network issues, etc. All of these software are provided free of cost and have been developed by a developer named Nir Sofer. Nirsoft suite, known as NirLauncher is a lightweight application suite which contains several useful software for resolving a number of system issues. The entire suite is only 10MB in size and all software Continue Reading →
Aomei Dynamic Disk Manager Home Edition simplifies disk management tasks such as the creating, deleting, formatting, resizing, shrinking and extending volumes (disk partitions). It combines many important disk management options within a single interface. Therefore, you no longer require locating each hard disk management feature from various Windows menus and sub-menus.
OSForensics is a free software which enables you to use Rainbow Tables for retrieving passwords for which you have the hash. This use of rainbow tables serve as a time-memory trade off in the decryption of a hash. With OSForensics you can also recover browser passwords, aggregate and organize results, as well as case items, analyze system memory, CPU, USB and hard disk information, check the recent user actions performed on Continue Reading →
Dropbox contains a hidden cache folder which stores deleted files. When you attempt to recover a deleted file this folder is used to restore your files instead of downloading them from the Dropbox server. This might be useful for a lot of people since it saves time and bandwidth to restore files from your local hard drive. However, this might be a problem for people who always find themselves short Continue Reading →
StressMyPC is a portable software which is designed to test your hard disk, graphic card and CPU for stress resistance to help you determine if your system components will do well under stressful conditions, e.g. during heavy gameplay and network load. This can be handy to test the performance of a gaming PC, server or simple a home PC to see if it is giving you true value for your Continue Reading →