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 →
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 →
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).
Tiny Windows Borders is a portable application to tweak the width of Windows borders. This tool can be used with both Windows 7 and Windows 8 operating systems and does not require the user to log off for the changes to take effect. The reason one might wish to use this tool is that some people are simply not satisfied with the width of the default Windows borders (e.g. ~3px Continue Reading →
Instagram is a widely used photo sharing service, which has an exclusive application for iOS devices, including iPhone and iPad. Instagram is used to explore, share and filter photos uploaded by users around the globe and provides sharing options for famous social media websites, including, Facebook, Twitter, Flickr and the like. Normally, there is no way to access Instagram images without an iOS device, however, some web services like Extragram Continue Reading →
It can be quite annoying when one require re-configuring browser settings after the installation or re-installation of a browser on a computer. This problem can however, be easily avoided by using FavBackup. It is a free software that provides an easy to use mechanism for backing up and restoring browser data for famous browsers, including Mozilla Firefox, Chrome, Internet Explorer, Opera, Safari and Flock . FavBackup provides a simple wizard Continue Reading →
A few months back, I reviewed CCEnhancer, which is a portable software that adds additional cleaning options to the famous CCleaner. Previously CCEnhancer was capable of adding up to 270 extra junk file cleaning options to CCleanecr. Recently, it has been updated to add 500 additional cleaning options to CCleaner. Junk files from the extra applications and temporary file directories that can be removed by updating CCleaner (via CCEnhancer) include, Continue Reading →
New Menu Editor is a portable application that allows users to add new file type to the new menu section of Windows right-click context menu. Unlike other complex right-click context menu editing applications like Right-Click Enhancer, it provides a simple mechanism to edit the Windows “New” menu entries, using a simple Graphical User Interface and without the need of any registry hacks. The application allows users to add two types Continue Reading →
Sometimes it is convenient to view icons on the taskbar for active windows. Whereas, at other instance, viewing the text labels can be more helpful (e.g. when working with Internet Explorer pinned site which might don’t have unique labels). Taskbar Labels is a portable application which provides the utility to easily toggle the taskbar text labels on and off using a hotkey.
Sleep Preventer is a free and portable software which prevents disruptive features of a power conserving power plan from being activated during important tasks. For example, instead of switching your power plan from Power Saver to High Performance, you can simply activate Sleep Preventer to avoid your system from going into hibernation, sleep mode, etc. This ensures that you are able to carry on with your important tasks such as Continue Reading →