Find and control Windows 10 privacy settings with WPD
June 23, 2017 – 15:20 | No Comment
Find and control Windows 10 privacy settings with WPD

WPD is a freeware tool for exploring, understanding and tweaking Windows 10 privacy settings.
We’ve seen many of these – we’ll bet you have, too – but the program does have some unusual extras which help …

FreeDriveC is a simpler, safer drive cleanup app
May 22, 2017 – 08:07 | Comments Off on FreeDriveC is a simpler, safer drive cleanup app
FreeDriveC is a simpler, safer drive cleanup app

As you’ll guess from the name, FreeDriveC is yet another Windows application for freeing up space on your system drive. We’ve seen more than enough of these already, and we’ll bet you have, too.
But wait– …

Inspect and manage Windows processes with Process Lister
April 24, 2017 – 04:58 | Comments Off on Inspect and manage Windows processes with Process Lister
Inspect and manage Windows processes with Process Lister

Security vendor NoVirusThanks has released Process Lister, a sort-of task manager which displays running processes, their key data, and provides various ways to manipulate them.
The program opens with a familiar list of processes and their …

Get the Windows 10 Creators Update right now
April 6, 2017 – 08:52 | Comments Off on Get the Windows 10 Creators Update right now
Get the Windows 10 Creators Update right now

Windows 10 Creators Update, a major and feature-packed update for the OS, starts its official rollout on April 11th.
New features include a Paint 3D app and new “mixed reality” VR support; Game Mode to boost …

Tame Microsoft’s telemetry with Windows Privacy Tweaker
March 31, 2017 – 04:28 | Comments Off on Tame Microsoft’s telemetry with Windows Privacy Tweaker
Tame Microsoft’s telemetry with Windows Privacy Tweaker

Windows Privacy Tweaker is an easy-to-use portable application for viewing and controlling more than 50 Windows telemetry and privacy settings.
Unlike many similar programs, this isn’t just for Windows 10. You’ll be able to see and …

wtrace is a process monitor for Windows
March 7, 2017 – 17:13 | Comments Off on wtrace is a process monitor for Windows
wtrace is a process monitor for Windows

Wtrace is an open-source console-based process monitor for Windows. It’s essentially a stripped-down version of Sysinternals Process Monitor which you can run at the command line.
The program is entirely portable, with no drivers or Windows …

O&O AutoBackup 6.0 implements advanced job management, restructures user interface
February 23, 2017 – 07:17 | Comments Off on O&O AutoBackup 6.0 implements advanced job management, restructures user interface
O&O AutoBackup 6.0 implements advanced job management, restructures user interface

O&O Software GmbH has unveiled O&O AutoBackup 6.0, a major new version of its file-based backup and sync tool for Windows.
Version 6.0 adds support for advanced job management, restructures the user interface and backup process, …

Winstep Nexus and Xtreme updated to 17.10
January 27, 2017 – 15:43 | Comments Off on Winstep Nexus and Xtreme updated to 17.10
Winstep Nexus and Xtreme updated to 17.10

Winstep Software Technologies has updated its flagship products, Winstep Xtreme and Winstep Nexus, to version 17.10.
Winstep Xtreme, the company’s powerful set of desktop applications, gains a new Moon Phases module which shows you how the …

View and manage Windows permissions with SetACL Studio
January 12, 2017 – 07:00 | Comments Off on View and manage Windows permissions with SetACL Studio
View and manage Windows permissions with SetACL Studio

SetACL Studio is an industrial-strength free tool for managing all your Windows security permissions: files, folders, registry keys, printers, drives, network shares, services and more.
The program is aimed at sysadmins and other Windows experts, but …

Kaspersky System Checker scans your PC for problems
January 7, 2017 – 07:42 | Comments Off on Kaspersky System Checker scans your PC for problems
Kaspersky System Checker scans your PC for problems

Kaspersky System Checker is a free portable tool which scans your PC for a wide range of problems: malware, missing updates, poorly configured Windows or application settings, and more.
The program is just a checker, and …

Task Manager Deluxe is a powerful process monitor
January 4, 2017 – 18:09 | Comments Off on Task Manager Deluxe is a powerful process monitor
Task Manager Deluxe is a powerful process monitor

MiTeC has released an updated edition of its freeware Task Manager DeLuxe with new disk and I/O charts, extra CPU stats and a memory map.
Sounds good, but does the program really have the power to …