Check your PC for malicious shortcuts with Shortcut Scanner
February 9, 2017 – 08:11 | Comments Off on Check your PC for malicious shortcuts with Shortcut Scanner
Check your PC for malicious shortcuts with Shortcut Scanner

Shortcut Scanner is a free tool which scans your PC for potentially malicious shortcuts.
The program looks for multiple indicators. Does the shortcut point to PowerShell, cmd.exe or some other command prompt? Does it include dangerous …

Launch programs, websites, or type text with Clavier+
July 24, 2016 – 05:17 | Comments Off on Launch programs, websites, or type text with Clavier+
Launch programs, websites, or type text with Clavier+

Clavier+ is a simple macro manager which enables launching programs, opening websites or inserting text with your chosen hotkey.
The program has been around for years, but still works well on even the very latest PCs.

“Send To Toys” updated for Windows 10
September 1, 2015 – 04:03 | Comments Off on “Send To Toys” updated for Windows 10
“Send To Toys” updated for Windows 10

After years with no activity at all, Gabriele Ponti’s classic Explorer extension Send To Toys has been updated to version 2.71 with improved installation, various bug fixes and Windows 10 compatibility.
That’s good news, as it’s …

Everything.me Launcher Adapts to What You’re Doing & Where You Are
April 12, 2013 – 08:42 | Comments Off on Everything.me Launcher Adapts to What You’re Doing & Where You Are
Everything.me Launcher Adapts to What You’re Doing & Where You Are

Unlike iOS, Android devices can be very easily customized without the need to jailbreak or root the. This means that there is an ever-growing market in third-party launchers that enable phone and tablet users to …

Avoid annoying Windows UAC prompts with ElevatedShortcut
March 12, 2013 – 06:56 | Comments Off on Avoid annoying Windows UAC prompts with ElevatedShortcut
Avoid annoying Windows UAC prompts with ElevatedShortcut

Launch some applications and they’ll display the Windows User Account Control prompt, asking “Do you want to allow the following program to make changes to this computer?”. And while this is great for security, if …

Save time and boost your PC productivity with HotKeyMan’s custom keyboard shortcuts
June 5, 2012 – 10:52 | Comments Off on Save time and boost your PC productivity with HotKeyMan’s custom keyboard shortcuts
Save time and boost your PC productivity with HotKeyMan’s custom keyboard shortcuts

When you’re looking to speed up your PC’s operations then learning any available keyboard shortcuts can often help, by minimising the time and effort required to perform common system tasks.
If you’ve already mastered the standard …

TweakNow DriveShortcut brings removable disc shortcut creation to the Windows desktop
May 10, 2012 – 13:00 | Comments Off on TweakNow DriveShortcut brings removable disc shortcut creation to the Windows desktop
TweakNow DriveShortcut brings removable disc shortcut creation to the Windows desktop

Sometimes it is the smallest of things that makes the biggest differences – it can be little touches that matter the most. Users of OSX and many flavors of Linux will be used to the …

Add shortcuts to Windows 7's right click menu
April 15, 2010 – 12:02 | Comments Off on Add shortcuts to Windows 7's right click menu
Add shortcuts to Windows 7's right click menu

Windows’ right click menu has many uses. It is sometimes referred to as the context menu but its contents can change depending on the item that was selected when the right mouse button was pressed …