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[14 Oct 2009 | No Comment | ]

Fix IE is a free and portable utility which allows you to repair the problems of Internet Explorer. Basically, it re-registers all the concerned dlls & ocx files required for the smooth operation of Internet Explorer and resets all the settings to normal one when IE is installed in your PC.

Before running the utility, make …

Softwares, Windows Utilities »

[10 Oct 2009 | No Comment | ]

Device Doctor is a free Windows Device Driver Manager that scans your computer hardware and checks to see if there are new driver updates available for devices.
It also locates drivers for “unidentified devices” in the Windows Device Manager and find suitable driver to install. Device Doctor provides drivers for every major computer hardware and device …

Windows 7, Windows Utilities, Windows Vista, Windows XP »

[9 Oct 2009 | No Comment | ]

TransTaskbar is a tiny and free windows utility which allows you to make Windows Start Menu and Taskbar transparent. It might be very useful if you are using Vista or Windows 7 but can’t enjoy the aero interface because of low graphics card or if you are using XP and want to get some transparency …

Softwares, Windows Utilities »

[5 Oct 2009 | One Comment | ]

ExtremeCopy is a freeware utility which allows you to copy and move files faster. It can increase the copy speed by 20% – 120% than default Windows copy function. It will auto optimize speed and resource base on target physical machine, so it will run as fast as possible.

In the configuration menu, you can set …

Windows Utilities »

[8 Jul 2009 | No Comment | ]

Windows Vista and Windows 7 has a very good power management scheme, which can be customize as per your requirements. But if you want to change the power plans automatically; for example, during your working hours you would prefer high performance, but at night, a power saver plan would be good. You can not do …

Softwares, Windows Utilities »

[6 Jul 2009 | One Comment | ]

StyleFolder is a small and free windows utility which allows you to customize any folder from the right-click menu. With this utility you can change the folder background, folder icon, folder font color and folder size.
Once you install the Style folder, it will add Customize with StyleFolder option to the folder right-click menu.
All …

Windows, Windows Utilities »

[4 Jul 2009 | No Comment | ]

By default, Windows Media Player can only play a limited type of audio and video files (WMA, MP3, WMV, ASF, MPEG etc.). For playing other types of media files (MP4, 3GP, MOV, FLV etc.) in Windows Media Player, you need to either download a separate media player or find suitable codec packages for Windows Media …

Windows 7, Windows Utilities »

[30 Jun 2009 | No Comment | ]

There are lots of people who hate the updated menu system of Windows 7. In Windows XP and Vista, you can change the Vista or XP start menu to a classic start menu, but Microsoft has removed the original version of Windows Start menu from its latest operating system, Windows 7.

Seven Classic Start is a …

Softwares, Windows Utilities »

[27 Jun 2009 | One Comment | ]

Sometimes it may happen that; when you are cleaning up your PC by removing unwanted data, your important files may be deleted. If you are using NTFS file system for your hard disk partition then don’t worry, NTFS Undelete will help you!!!
NTFS Undelete is a free and open source application which allows you to recover …

Softwares, Windows Utilities »

[23 Jun 2009 | No Comment | ]

Previously I wrote about LiberKey: collection of portable computer software. Here I write about another application, WinPenPack. WinPenPack is an application environment of free portable softwares which are modified for being run and used from a USB drive, without any installation process. Means it does not require any type installation on host computer and also …