Startup Delayer 3 helps Windows users manage startup items efficiently
May 18, 2011 – 06:39 | One Comment
Startup Delayer 3 helps Windows users manage startup items efficiently

Brisbane-based software developer r2 Studios has released a major update to its pioneering startup management application. As the name implies, Startup Delayer 3.0 allows users to delay startup applications to free up system resources and …

IObit launches Advanced SystemCare 4
April 25, 2011 – 10:01 | 3 Comments
IObit launches Advanced SystemCare 4

IObit has released version 4 of its flagship PC maintenance and optimisation tool, Advanced SystemCare. The program comprises a number of system maintenance, cleaning, repair and optimisation modules, and version 4 introduces a number of …

CCleaner 3.05 adds supports for IE9, Firefox 4
March 24, 2011 – 12:27 | Comments Off on CCleaner 3.05 adds supports for IE9, Firefox 4
CCleaner 3.05 adds supports for IE9, Firefox 4

Piriform Software has released a new update for CCleaner, its freeware system cleaning tool for Windows. CCleaner 3.05, which is also available in a portable version, is designed to clean out a wide range of …

Defraggler 2.03 released
March 14, 2011 – 13:46 | Comments Off on Defraggler 2.03 released
Defraggler 2.03 released

Piriform Software has released a new update for its free Windows defragmentation utility. Defraggler 2.03 is now fully compatible with Windows 7 SP1, and includes a number of interesting new features and fixes.
Defraggler is a …

CCleaner 3.04 released – includes support for Windows 7 SP1
February 24, 2011 – 11:22 | Comments Off on CCleaner 3.04 released – includes support for Windows 7 SP1
CCleaner 3.04 released – includes support for Windows 7 SP1

Piriform Software has updated its system optimisation and cleaning tool, CCleaner, to version 3.04. The latest release adds a number of new features, but most notably also adds support for Windows 7 Service Pack 1, …

WinZip launches all-in-one system utility suite for Windows
February 16, 2011 – 13:23 | Comments Off on WinZip launches all-in-one system utility suite for Windows
WinZip launches all-in-one system utility suite for Windows

WinZip has released version 1.0 of a new all-in-one system suite, comprising of no less than 20 separate tools covering most aspects of system maintenance, including fixing problems, cleaning out redundant files, provide improved privacy …

Review: Uniblue PowerSuite 2011
February 8, 2011 – 12:27 | Comments Off on Review: Uniblue PowerSuite 2011
Review: Uniblue PowerSuite 2011

Figuring out how to speed up your PC can be a complex process, requiring plenty of time and expertise. Are your system’s performance problems down to dated drivers, unnecessary software, hard drive clutter, Registry issues …

Defraggler 2.02 promises better stability and performance
February 2, 2011 – 08:13 | Comments Off on Defraggler 2.02 promises better stability and performance
Defraggler 2.02 promises better stability and performance

Piriform Software has released a new monthly build of its free defragging tool. Defraggler 2.02 includes a number of enhancements to increase performance, such as improvements to the speed and accuracy of the program’s search …

How to Save Memory: Internet Explorer
February 1, 2011 – 13:36 | Comments Off on How to Save Memory: Internet Explorer
How to Save Memory: Internet Explorer

If you abandoned IE long ago then the news that it can waste a great deal of RAM probably won’t come as much of a surprise.
But if you still use the browser, even only occasionally, …

CCleaner 3.03 released alongside new Network Edition
January 26, 2011 – 08:23 | Comments Off on CCleaner 3.03 released alongside new Network Edition
CCleaner 3.03 released alongside new Network Edition

Piriform Software has released a brand new version of its popular cleaning tool for Windows. CCleaner Network Edition is aimed at corporations wishing to use CCleaner’s capabilities across an entire network. It’s designed to be …

Review: FULL-DISKfighter 1.1
January 21, 2011 – 06:02 | Comments Off on Review: FULL-DISKfighter 1.1
Review: FULL-DISKfighter 1.1

It’s one of the most annoying Windows maintenance problems. The more you use your PC, the more your hard drive will become cluttered with all kinds of junk: leftover “temporary” files, various application caches, remnants …