Inspect and optimise your Windows startup programs with StartEd Lite
April 10, 2017 – 06:57 | No Comment
Inspect and optimise your Windows startup programs with StartEd Lite

StartEd Lite is a free-for-personal-use Windows application for viewing, editing and optimising your startup programs.
It’s a familiar idea – we’ve probably used hundreds of programs which claim to do exactly the same thing – but …

What’s really running on your PC? Part 1: Windows System Processes
October 21, 2015 – 11:12 | Comments Off on What’s really running on your PC? Part 1: Windows System Processes
What’s really running on your PC? Part 1: Windows System Processes

PC too slow, possible malware infection, just not behaving as it should? Then you’ll probably launch Task Manager or something similar to figure out what’s going on.
Sounds great, until you find 50 or more cryptically-named …

Ultimate Windows Tweaker 4.0 launched for Windows 10 users
August 24, 2015 – 08:04 | Comments Off on Ultimate Windows Tweaker 4.0 launched for Windows 10 users
Ultimate Windows Tweaker 4.0 launched for Windows 10 users

The Windows Club has released Ultimate Windows Tweaker 4.0 for Windows 10 users. The lightweight, portable freeware tool makes it easy to tweak various aspects of Windows that usually hidden away or require access to …

AVG AntiVirus Free 2015 debuts zero-day protection, redesigned user interface
September 10, 2014 – 09:11 | Comments Off on AVG AntiVirus Free 2015 debuts zero-day protection, redesigned user interface
AVG AntiVirus Free 2015 debuts zero-day protection, redesigned user interface

AVG Technologies has updated its entire range of PC products, launching AVG AntiVirus Free 2015, AVG AntiVirus 2015, AVG Internet Security 2015 and AVG PC TuneUp 2015.
After the relatively major changes introduced in the 2014 …

Take control of your Windows startup programs with Autorun Organizer
July 25, 2014 – 10:12 | Comments Off on Take control of your Windows startup programs with Autorun Organizer
Take control of your Windows startup programs with Autorun Organizer

Your PC’s taking an age to boot? It could be launching too many programs when Windows starts. There are plenty of freeware “startup manager” tools which claim they can help, but Autorun Organizer is better …

WinPatrol 2014 v31.0 tweaks cookie management, adds Pale Moon support
June 5, 2014 – 06:46 | Comments Off on WinPatrol 2014 v31.0 tweaks cookie management, adds Pale Moon support
WinPatrol 2014 v31.0 tweaks cookie management, adds Pale Moon support

BillP Studios has released WinPatrol 31.0.2014, a minor refresh of its Windows snapshot-based security tool. WinPatrol monitors key system areas for changes, alerting the user to program attempts to make significant alterations.
Despite the jump to …

WinPatrol 30.5 adds Safe Update, Restore Deleted Files features
March 17, 2014 – 09:57 | Comments Off on WinPatrol 30.5 adds Safe Update, Restore Deleted Files features
WinPatrol 30.5 adds Safe Update, Restore Deleted Files features

BillP Studios has updated its snapshot-based security tool for Windows with the release of WinPatrol 30.5.2014. The new incremental release comes with two major new features, plus an upgrade discount for XP users as End …

WinPatrol 2014 “Second Release” released, squashes bugs and delivers more usage tips during setup
February 25, 2014 – 08:12 | Comments Off on WinPatrol 2014 “Second Release” released, squashes bugs and delivers more usage tips during setup
WinPatrol 2014 “Second Release” released, squashes bugs and delivers more usage tips during setup

BillP Studios has released WinPatrol 30.1.2014, the “Second Release” of the 2014 version of its snapshot-based security tool. The new build contains a number of minor tweaks and refinements over the first release, which was …

WinPatrol 2014 debuts tweaked user interface, better performance
January 24, 2014 – 10:33 | Comments Off on WinPatrol 2014 debuts tweaked user interface, better performance
WinPatrol 2014 debuts tweaked user interface, better performance

BillP Studios has unveiled the 30th major version of its snapshot-based security tool with the release of WinPatrol 30.0.2014. Although this release isn’t a beta, it’s been billed as a “Preview”, with many additional enhancements …

Ultimate Windows Tweaker 3.0 launched for Windows 8 users
January 9, 2014 – 06:43 | Comments Off on Ultimate Windows Tweaker 3.0 launched for Windows 8 users
Ultimate Windows Tweaker 3.0 launched for Windows 8 users

The Windows Club has released Ultimate Windows Tweaker 3.0 for Windows 8 and 8.1 users. The lightweight, portable freeware tool makes it easy to tweak various aspects of Windows that usually hidden away or require …

WinPatrol 29.0 reduces pop-up alerts, makes program less intrusive
October 21, 2013 – 12:39 | Comments Off on WinPatrol 29.0 reduces pop-up alerts, makes program less intrusive
WinPatrol 29.0 reduces pop-up alerts, makes program less intrusive

BillP Studios has released a major new update to its system monitoring and security tool with the release of WinPatrol 29.0. Version 29 sees its alert screen completely revamped in an attempt to simplify the …