HTML to PDF Tools: a different kind of PDF converter
March 28, 2014 – 08:51 | No Comment
HTML to PDF Tools: a different kind of PDF converter

There are lots of HTML to PDF conversion tools around, and most work in the same way: they’ll process the HTML code, convert it into an image, and save this as a series of JPEGs …

Convert is a handy unit conversion tool
March 15, 2014 – 10:45 | No Comment
Convert is a handy unit conversion tool

When you’re unsure about Fahrenheit vs Celsius, feet and metres, or just wondering how large a petabyte really is, there’s no substitute for a good conversion tool.
There are plenty of candidates online. Google has several …

NConvert: an amazing command line-based image processor
March 15, 2014 – 08:30 | No Comment
NConvert: an amazing command line-based image processor

In an increasingly touch-oriented world, the idea of using a command line utility to process images might seem, well, just a little old-fashioned.
And maybe it is. But if you regularly need to resize, rotate, crop …

View, edit and batch process your photos with Photoimp
March 12, 2014 – 09:07 | No Comment
View, edit and batch process your photos with Photoimp

If you’ve tried a few free photo managers then you’ll know that the vast majority are, well, disappointing. Most have absolutely no original ideas. And some don’t even match up to the basic functionality you …

Swiss File Knife is the ultimate command line toolkit
February 17, 2014 – 08:33 | Comments Off
Swiss File Knife is the ultimate command line toolkit

Many people say we’re now living in a “post-PC world”. The desktop is dead, they claim, or at least on the way out, while touch is the future. And all this might suggest that command …

Free Audio Video Pack 2.0 handles all your audio/ video conversion needs
January 23, 2014 – 05:55 | Comments Off
Free Audio Video Pack 2.0 handles all your audio/ video conversion needs

Pazera Software has announced the release of Free Audio Video Pack 2.0, a renamed update of its Pazera Video Converters Suite.
As you’ll guess from the name, the package provides tools to handle audio and video …

VarieDrop resizes multiple images by dragging and dropping
January 14, 2014 – 11:33 | Comments Off
VarieDrop resizes multiple images by dragging and dropping

Resizing one image is easy – even Windows Paint can do it – but working with multiple images is a little more challenging. Even specialist batch processing tools can require a little work to get …

As the end draws near for Winamp, how to migrate your playlists elsewhere
December 5, 2013 – 11:32 | Comments Off
As the end draws near for Winamp, how to migrate your playlists elsewhere

With just 15 days until it’s pulled from the web, the future is increasingly looking bleak for popular media player Winamp. Now is the time to download the latest version while you still can before …

Batch convert PDFs to image formats with PDF to JPEG Expert
December 5, 2013 – 11:31 | Comments Off
Batch convert PDFs to image formats with PDF to JPEG Expert

PDFs are great for distributing information, but not so convenient when you need to reuse their content elsewhere. Fortunately there’s now a host of free tools able to convert PDFs into other formats, and the …

Convert PDFs to Word, HTML, images and text with UniPDF
November 7, 2013 – 16:40 | Comments Off
Convert PDFs to Word, HTML, images and text with UniPDF

PDF is a great format for sharing content, not least because it’s viewable just about everywhere. It’s not quite so convenient if you need to reuse that content elsewhere, of course, but there could be …

Extract and convert almost any audio format with TAudioConverter
July 29, 2013 – 10:40 | Comments Off
Extract and convert almost any audio format with TAudioConverter

Most PC users will occasionally need to convert audio files from one format to another, and for this most part this is quite straightforward. If, say, you have a few WMA’s which you need to …