Hiren’s BootCD PE was last updated in Nov 2012 and so it is now being developed by Hiren’s BootCD fans. It includes free tools to help you diagnose PC problems. It will boot into a Win PE (Preinstallation Environment) and install drivers for graphics, sound and lan/wifi. It now requires 2 gb of ram as […]
If you are like me and grew up in the 80/90’s you will remember XTree Gold. What a life saver it was, especially for people who weren’t confident in DOS. What is XTree Gold? It’s one of the first GUI file managers made which runs on MS-DOS. It was released on April 1st 1985 and […]
Universal USB Installer can easily create bootable USB sticks. It allows you to choose from a large selection of Linux distributions. I discovered this tool as I needed to create a DBAN (Darik’s boot and Nuke) bootable usb. It can also create many types of rescue boot cds. It’s worth checking out. Rufus is another great tool that can […]
I have discovered a really cool tool called WinDirStat. It will show you in a tree format where all the disk space is being used on hard disks and network drives. The best thing is, it’s free! It will also show you a cool picture labelled with colour codes so you can see fast where […]
Does anyone remember XTree Gold ? Did you know, it’s still alive today! You can download it in 32 or 64 bit for Windows from http://ztree.com/
Remote Desktop Manager is a remote desktop program that will allow you to centralise all of your remote connections, passwords, configuration settings all in the one program. This program has to be checked out, it is very cool! You can add MS RDP, Citrix, Ftp, Intel AMT, LogMeIn, PC Anywhere, Radmin, Remote Assistance, ScreenConnect, TeamViewer, […]
Speedfan is a great program that will display your computers cpu, hard disk & gpu temperature. This is handy if you want to see how hot your computer is. After time your PC will gather dust inside and your cpu may get hotter over time due to dust build up in the cpu heatsink. This […]
Combofix is one of the best spyware virus removal programs I have used. It scans your entire HD and will clear anything dodgy e.g spyware and viruses. It has saved me many times fixing peoples PCs!
Notepad++ is one of the best text editors out there. It has syntax highlighting and folding, autocompletion, lots of customisation and more.
I can never find the standalone Flash installer. This one is direct from Adobe and works! Try this link
Profwiz is similar to a program I mentioned in an old post called Reprofiler. If you have a new domain and want to relink a windows profile to a user on a windows domain then this is the perfect program.
Recuva is an excellent freeware program for PC to recover deleted files. Highly recommend it! Also don’t forget to backup!
Hi all, “ReProfiler is a freeware tool for manipulating user profiles on Windows 7, Vista, XP, 2000, Server 2003 & Server 2008. If you face an issue where you are unable to access a user’s data and settings, you may want to check out ReProfiler.” E.g A user brings their notebook to you from another […]
Hi all, Check out this cool free app – Speecy It tells you everything about your pc e.g cpu model, cpu speed, cpu cores, ram, what motherboard you have, smart info of your hard disk & more! http://www.piriform.com/speccy