Perform IPv4 To IPv6 Conversion Calculations With IP Subnet Calculator

The advent of Internet Protocol version 6 made IP address related calculations more complicated than before.  IPv4 is still in more widely used, however, it is inevitable for system and network administrators to gear up for working with the more complex IPv6. Bitcricket IP Subnet Calculatoris a handy tool for Windows and Mac users for IPv4 and IPv6 related calculations. These include identifying the subnet, class I.D, CIDR and IPv6 related information. Continue Reading →

Perform Reverse DNS Lookup With Resolver

Nslookup is a network administration command-line tool used widely by system and network administrators for querying the Domain Name System(DNS) to obtain domain name or IP address mapping for a specific DNS record. Resolver is an open source application designed to help you perform a reverse DNS Lookup for a single IP address and for an IP range. You can also import IPs from a text file and the clipboard. Continue Reading →

Make A Portable Web Server With HTTP Explorer

HTTP explorer is an open source web server (also available with an installer) which can be used to share your music, videos and images for multiple web displays (e.g. PC, mobile phones, PDA). What makes it unique is that you can launch a portable web server to run webpages and to share content. The main features of this software include the ability to stream media , files sorting (by date, Continue Reading →

How To Give Color To Your Folders In Windows 7

Folderico is a simple software that allows customizing Windows folders with custom colors and themed icons. You can highlight folders with colored icons to quickly identify important folders, for easily sorting them and to give them a stylish appearance. For example, all important folders can be highlighted in red to allow users to quickly identify their importance. This way, important folders can be kept secure and all users of a Continue Reading →

Verify Active Directory Users With User Authentication Against Active Directory

Verification of Active Directory users can sometimes be quite complicated. This is particularly the case when a user is unable to login to the Domain. It can be tough to assess the issue if the user is tied to the system and does not have rights to login to other computers. Changing the password or unlocking the account can only be useful if the password has expired, the user account Continue Reading →

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 →

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 →