Install/ update/ manage your software with NeoSetup
December 18, 2014 – 07:27 | No Comment
Install/ update/ manage your software with NeoSetup

Keeping Windows software up-to-date can be complicated. There are settings to be configured, maybe several update processes to be left running, troubleshooting rules to follow if they don’t work. And of course if an application …

Update Scanner alerts you when web pages change (Firefox)
December 10, 2014 – 04:36 | No Comment
Update Scanner alerts you when web pages change (Firefox)

If you’d like to know when your favourite websites are updated then you could monitor their RSS or ATOM feeds, maybe a Twitter account or Facebook page. But if they don’t have any of these …

Take full control of Windows updates with ABC-Update
November 21, 2014 – 16:21 | No Comment
Take full control of Windows updates with ABC-Update

It’s important to keep Windows up-to-date, and the easiest way to make that happen is to let the operating system handle everything. Set Windows Update to “automatic” and get on with something else.
But if you …

Auslogics unveils Driver Updater 1.0
September 15, 2014 – 13:53 | Comments Off
Auslogics unveils Driver Updater 1.0

Australian utilities developer Auslogics has released Driver Updater, a commercial tool which can update all your PC drivers with a click.
If you’ve tried anything similar, the program’s core abilities won’t surprise you. Launch a scan …

Windows 8.1 Update 2 is released – sort of, minor improvements and bug fixes the order of the day
August 13, 2014 – 09:27 | Comments Off
Windows 8.1 Update 2 is released – sort of, minor improvements and bug fixes the order of the day

Microsoft’s long-awaited “Update 2″ for Windows 8.1 users has materialised in the guise of August 2014 update rollup for Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2. Also available separately for 64-bit Windows, the update is …

Microsoft Office 2013 Service Pack 1 released, adds new features, rolls up previous updates
February 26, 2014 – 11:23 | Comments Off
Microsoft Office 2013 Service Pack 1 released, adds new features, rolls up previous updates

Microsoft has unveiled the first Service Pack update for Microsoft Office 2013 with the release of Microsoft Office 2013 Service Pack 1 (32-bit) and Microsoft Office 2013 Service Pack 1 (64-bit).
As expected, the SP1 is …

Detect and install missing updates with SecPod Saner
February 6, 2014 – 07:29 | Comments Off
Detect and install missing updates with SecPod Saner

Installing a reliable antivirus package is a key part of maintaining your PC’s security, but there’s more you can do. It’s just as important to ensure you keep up-to-date with the latest software patches, blocking …

Automatically keep standard Windows programs up-to-date with USSU Unlimited
June 7, 2013 – 06:35 | Comments Off
Automatically keep standard Windows programs up-to-date with USSU Unlimited

If you’ve set up a new PC recently then you won’t need us to tell you just how tedious the experience can be, as you scour the web for your favourite applications, downloading and installing …

Find, download and install software updates with OUTDATEfighter
March 15, 2013 – 10:37 | Comments Off
Find, download and install software updates with OUTDATEfighter

There are plenty of tools around to check your PC for missing updates, but most have significant issues. Soft4Boost Update Checker is good at detecting updates, for instance, but it won’t download or install them …

Find, install and update free software with Milouz Market
January 22, 2013 – 13:27 | Comments Off
Find, install and update free software with Milouz Market

Managing the software on your PC can sometimes feel like a full-time job, as you have to find the best applications, download and install each one, then do your best to keep them up-to-date.
If you …

VirtualBox 4.2 is a major update with better performance, network improvements and more
September 13, 2012 – 13:08 | Comments Off
VirtualBox 4.2 is a major update with better performance, network improvements and more

Oracle has released a major update to VirtualBox taking it up to version 4.2. The virtualization software is available for Windows, Linux and Mac, and now includes a new VM Group features that makes it easier …