AOMEI Backupper Standard 3.5 adds event-driven backups, improves network support
July 14, 2016 – 08:26 | No Comment
AOMEI Backupper Standard 3.5 adds event-driven backups, improves network support

AOMEI has released AOMEI Backupper Standard 3.5, a major new version of its freeware Windows backup, imaging and cloning tool.
Version 3.5 introduces event-triggered scheduling of backups, support for mapped network drives as backup destinations and …

O&O DiskImage Professional 11 unveils complete redesign, new command-line tool
July 6, 2016 – 09:24 | No Comment
O&O DiskImage Professional 11 unveils complete redesign, new command-line tool

O&O Software GMBH has unveiled O&O DiskImage Professional 11 64-bit, major new version of its disk-imaging tool for Windows PCs. Also available for 32-bit versions of Windows, the new release unveils a major facelift, giving …

LightZone: still a great image editor
July 5, 2016 – 06:41 | No Comment
LightZone: still a great image editor

If you’re looking for a free image editor then you’ll probably start with the big names, the latest updates, whatever’s made the headlines recently.
But there’s also a whole world of mature software out there which …

Straighten text in scanned documents with Deskew
July 4, 2016 – 02:39 | No Comment
Straighten text in scanned documents with Deskew

Deskew is an open source package which can detect skewed text in scanned text documents, and output a straightened version.
It’s a command line tool, which is, well, inconvenient, but don’t let that put you off …

Acronis True Image 2017 beta unveiled
June 17, 2016 – 04:38 | No Comment
Acronis True Image 2017 beta unveiled

Acronis International has released the first public beta of Acronis True Image 2017, its popular backup and file sync suite.
The new edition adds support for wirelessly backing up iOS and Android devices to your desktop.

Batch image processor ImBatch 4.90 gets new transparency tools
June 13, 2016 – 06:59 | No Comment
Batch image processor ImBatch 4.90 gets new transparency tools

Powerful batch image processor ImBatch has reached version 4.90 with the addition of some handy transparency tools.
A new Stroke feature outlines your image with transparency, using a customisable width and colour.

Manage virtual CD, DVD, HD-DVD or BD drives with ImgDrive
June 1, 2016 – 04:11 | No Comment
Manage virtual CD, DVD, HD-DVD or BD drives with ImgDrive

ImgDrive is a free tool which can mount multiple disc images as virtual CD, DVD, HD-DVD or BD drives.
The program works with iso, ccd, cue, isz, mds and nrg images.

Image to PDF or XPS is a portable PDF creator
May 31, 2016 – 03:26 | No Comment
Image to PDF or XPS is a portable PDF creator

Image to PDF or XPS is a compact tool which imports multiple image formats, saving the results to PDF or XPS files.
Supported source formats include BMP, GIF, PNG, TIF, WMF, EMF, XPS, JPG, JP2 and …

Convert video, audio and images with File Converter
May 12, 2016 – 04:26 | Comments Off on Convert video, audio and images with File Converter
Convert video, audio and images with File Converter

File Converter is a lightweight tool for converting video, audio and image files from Explorer’s right-click menu.
There’s no system tray icon to get in your way, no bulky interface to navigate. Just right-click your selected …

Take, annotate, process and share your screenshots with Photon
May 6, 2016 – 04:14 | Comments Off on Take, annotate, process and share your screenshots with Photon
Take, annotate, process and share your screenshots with Photon

Photon is a free PC screen capture tool for Windows Vista and later.
The program’s core capture engine is basic, but good sharing support and some unusual processing options make it worth a closer look.

Passcape ISO Burner adds FAT32 support for >32GB USB sticks
May 4, 2016 – 05:39 | Comments Off on Passcape ISO Burner adds FAT32 support for >32GB USB sticks
Passcape ISO Burner adds FAT32 support for >32GB USB sticks

Passcape Software has shipped Passcape ISO Burner 2.1 with a new option to format high capacity (>32GB) USB sticks to FAT32.
Windows can’t do this, but the developer explains “the program now uses its own code …