Download Free Junkware Removal Tool

Junkware Removal Tool is a highly recommended security utility that searches for and removes common adware, toolbars, and potentially unwanted programs PUPs from your computer.  A common tactics among freeware publishers is to offer their products for free, but bundle them with PUPs in order to earn revenue.  This tool will help you remove these […]

PC Won’t Start? Try Microsoft’s FREE Standalone System Sweeper

Microsoft Standalone System Sweeper is a basic, portable antivirus tool that can be run from a CD/DVD or USB drive to try to rescue a computer that doesn’t boot up. Microsoft Standalone System Sweeper’s executable file downloads all necessary files during installation, which means you need to be connected to the Internet when creating your […]

Restore Lost Capacity To Your USB Flash Drive (How to)

Restore Lost Capacity Of Your USB Flash Drive (How to) Some malware can hide full capacity of your USB flash drive. For example, a 4GB pen drive sometimes shows only 500kb or less. An interesting part of this situation is that, even after removing the malware or formatting the USB flash drive, you will not […]

Download UXTheme Patcher For Windows 8.1

While installing a theme pack (.deskthemepack or .themepack) is a straight-forward job in Windows 7, Windows 8, and Windows 8.1, installing a third-party visual style (popularly known as theme) isn’t as easy as it sounds. For those who don’t know, a theme pack only changes the desktop background, window and taskbar colour, while a visual […]

Free ImageResizer Software

Question? How does one easily resize those large digital photos for sharing with friends or uploading to forums and facebook etc? Answer! One quick and painless solution would appear to be the free ImageResizer from software developer Aviraj Ajgekar. See how easy it is to use… Step 1: Just right click on a single image […]

Internet Explorer Security Fix & Web Browser Choice

You may be hearing news reports or rumours to the effect that Microsoft Internet Explorer is once again unsafe to use, due to recently discovered and apparently quite severe vulnerabilities. Although a proper patch has yet to appear, there is a temporary fix from Microsoft, as pictured below, and it’s just a single click away. […]

Windows Vista Performance and Tuning

Microsoft has produced a simple and useful guide to help you improve the performance of Vista on your computer. Moreover it’s a free download! Windows Vista Performance and Tuning Overview “Windows Vista and SP1 focus on delivering greater performance and overall system responsiveness by striking a balance between speed and responsiveness. This guide looks at […]

StartupMonitor

As a companion piece to the previous software recommendation, Starter, we bring you StartupMonitor. Mike Lin, the software author, probably does the best job of explaining the usefullness of this indispensable little application, so it’s over to him… StartupMonitor is a small utility that runs transparently (it doesn’t even use a tray icon) and notifies […]