Mountain Duck 2.0 adds support for client-side encryption of cloud storage
September 7, 2017 – 11:44 | No Comment
Mountain Duck 2.0 adds support for client-side encryption of cloud storage

Bern software developer iterate GmbH has released Mountain Duck 2.0 for Windows and Mac. Mountain Duck is designed to make it easy for users to mount server and cloud storage through File Explorer and Finder.
Version …

Saladin is a versatile dual-pane file manager for Windows
May 7, 2017 – 04:23 | Comments Off on Saladin is a versatile dual-pane file manager for Windows
Saladin is a versatile dual-pane file manager for Windows

Veteran dual-pane Windows file manager Saladin has recently been updated to version 1.0, its first major release since 2014.
The program opens with two independent Explorer-type views on your file system. Double-clicking, right-clicking and drag-and-drop all …

fman is a keyboard-powered file manager for desktops
April 30, 2017 – 05:48 | Comments Off on fman is a keyboard-powered file manager for desktops
fman is a keyboard-powered file manager for desktops

Most Windows file managers sell themselves on working just like Explorer, but adding more features and functionality: more file previews, smarter searching, extra tools, whatever it might be.
Fman’s shareware dual-pane file manager ignores all of …

StExBar extends Windows Explorer with some time-saving extras
March 11, 2017 – 05:46 | Comments Off on StExBar extends Windows Explorer with some time-saving extras
StExBar extends Windows Explorer with some time-saving extras

StExBar is a tiny freeware tool which extends Windows Explorer with some handy features.
The program has been around for years, but it’s just been updated to work fully on Windows 10, so we grabbed a …

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 …

How to show drive letters before drive names in Windows Explorer
January 4, 2017 – 05:59 | Comments Off on How to show drive letters before drive names in Windows Explorer
How to show drive letters before drive names in Windows Explorer

By default Windows Explorer displays drive names first, letters second, like “OS_Install (C:)”, but if you mostly use the letters this might not make much sense.
DriveLettersTool is a tiny portable application which tweaks Explorer settings …

TidyTabs 1.2.0 brings order to your chaotic desktop
December 12, 2016 – 12:42 | Comments Off on TidyTabs 1.2.0 brings order to your chaotic desktop
TidyTabs 1.2.0 brings order to your chaotic desktop

What’s the collective noun for all those windows cluttering up your desktop? A clutter of windows, maybe, or perhaps even a chaos of windows? If you’re wondering how to bring some semblance of logical organisation …

Directory Opus 12 out now
September 6, 2016 – 08:30 | Comments Off on Directory Opus 12 out now
Directory Opus 12 out now

Powerhouse Explorer replacement Directory Opus 12 has shipped with a long list of major new features.
The revamped Rename dialog now includes a macro recorder for quick and easy batch file renaming.

Restrict and limit Windows user accounts with FrontFace Lockdown Tool
August 27, 2016 – 10:36 | Comments Off on Restrict and limit Windows user accounts with FrontFace Lockdown Tool
Restrict and limit Windows user accounts with FrontFace Lockdown Tool

If you’re setting up a PC for others to use then you’ll often want to limit their actions, prevent them running other applications or tweaking system settings.
Windows has many security and user settings that can …

Investigate suspect EXEs with Professional PE Explorer
July 20, 2016 – 03:39 | Comments Off on Investigate suspect EXEs with Professional PE Explorer
Investigate suspect EXEs with Professional PE Explorer

Professional PE Explorer is a portable tool which allows investigating Windows executables including EXE files, SYS, DLL and more.
The download is so tiny you’ll wonder if it’s broken – 78.1KB, really? – but no, this …

Icaros 3.0 extends and speeds up Windows Explorer thumbnailing
July 4, 2016 – 03:41 | Comments Off on Icaros 3.0 extends and speeds up Windows Explorer thumbnailing
Icaros 3.0 extends and speeds up Windows Explorer thumbnailing

Icaros is a free FFmpeg-powered tool which extends Windows Explorer’s thumbnail support to just about any video format.
The package can produce cover art thumbnails for Mkv, Flac, Ape, and Mpc files, and provides extended Windows …