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Wu10Man is an open source tool for disabling Windows 10 Updates

Wu10Man is an open source tool for disabling Windows 10 Updates

If you've been a regular reader on gHacks, you're probably aware that there are several ways to disable Windows 10 Updates. Options may be available natively and there are also several third-party […]

Burnbytes is an open source clone of the Windows Disk Cleanup tool

Debotnet developer releases Burnbytes; an open source clone of the Windows Disk Cleanup tool

One of the easiest and safest ways to free up storage space is to run Windows Disk Cleanup from time to time. Windows 10 does have a setting called Storage Sense that […]

MemInfo is a minimalistic task manager that sits in the system tray

MemInfo is a minimalistic task manager that sits in the system tray

We have reviewed plenty of process managers, e.g. Proccss Explorer,  MiTec Task Manager Deluxe, SterJo Task Manager, or but none of them are quite as minimalistic as MemInfo. It's a handy tool […]

Set any window to stay on top, shrink the window, make it transparent or enable dark mode for any program with WindowTop

Set any window to stay on top, shrink the window, make it transparent or enable dark mode for any program with WindowTop

Recently I've been using TopMost Control for making windows sticky (always on top), you could also try OnTopper. WindowTop is another free application which can do the same and then some. WindowTop […]

Clibor is a free clipboard monitoring tool for Windows

Clibor is a free clipboard monitoring tool for Windows

If you're looking for an easy way to manage your clipboard's contents, try Clibor. It is a free clipboard monitoring tool for Windows that saves multiple entries and supports various options to […]

Remind Me Please is a freeware reminder and calendar application for Windows

Remind Me Please is a freeware reminder and calendar application for Windows

Remind Me Please is a freeware reminder and calendar application for Windows. I wanted an alternative to RemindMe. RMP3 (Remind Me Please version 3) starts on the system tray. Click on it […]

UltWin is a freeware window manager

UltWin is a freeware window manager that can help you organize your desktop

If you're constantly multi-tasking on your computer, switching between various windows may become a tedious process. UltWin is a freeware window manager that helps you rearrange the windows easily. When you run […]

WPD 1.3.1532 adds support for Windows 10 May 2020 Update, new privacy settings, and some minor UI changes

WPD 1.3.1532 adds support for Windows 10 May 2020 Update, new privacy settings, and some minor UI changes

The excellent portable privacy tool, WPD, has been updated to version 1.3.1532. It adds support for the May 2020 Update which is also known as Windows 10 2004 and rumored to come […]

Find and delete duplicate files, symbolic links or replace them with hard links using Duplicate & Same Files Searcher

Find and delete duplicate files, symbolic links or replace them with hard links using Duplicate & Same Files Searcher

A lot of times, when hard drives get filled with data so that free storage space becomes less and less, the culprit is duplicate files. I often backup my files multiple times, […]

Xlideit Image Viewer is an open source photo viewer, editor, video and music player

Xlideit Image Viewer is an open source photo viewer, editor, video and music player

A lot of image viewers don't come with a photo editor, let alone support for playing videos and music. FastStone Image Viewer is an exception to this. I stumbled onto another such […]

Get RSS feed URLs from any page and preview them using the Want My RSS extension for Firefox

Get RSS feed URLs from any page and preview them using the Want My RSS extension for Firefox

When you are on a website, and want to see if it offers an RSS feed that you may want to subscribe to, what do you do? Usually the best way is […]

Display virtual LED indicators for Caps Lock, Scroll Lock or Num Lock on your screen using Keyboard Lights

Display virtual LED indicators for Caps Lock, Scroll Lock or Num Lock on your screen using Keyboard Lights

If your keyboard doesn't have an LED indicator for Caps Lock, Scroll Lock or Num Lock, you can use applications like AddLEDs or 7Caps to get an on-screen indicator. These programs may […]

View in-depth information of any program's window and its process using Window Inspector

View in-depth information of any program's window and its process using Window Inspector

There are a lot of ways to find out what's currently running on your computer. You may want to monitor a particular application for excessive memory or CPU usage, or find out […]

Quick Screen Recorder is an open source and simple screen recording tool

Quick Screen Recorder is an open source and simple screen recording tool

Want to quickly capture a video, but don't have the time to edit it? Check out the video recorders that we reviewed in the past, e.g. VokoscreenNG, OBS Studio, or SimpleScreenRecorder. Quick […]

Copy the URLs of every tab in Firefox with a single click using Copy All Tab URLs

Copy the URLs of every tab in Firefox with a single click using Copy All Tab URLs

Do you have a lot of tabs open and don't know which ones to close? That's not unusual, most of us don't want to lose our browsing sessions. There could be some […]

CenterTaskbar is an open source, portable program that dynamically positions icons in the center of the taskbar

CenterTaskbar is an open source, portable program that dynamically positions icons in the center of the taskbar

If you'd like to customize the taskbar, you can't go wrong with FalconX and TaskbarDock. But if all you need is to place the icons in the center of the taskbar, there's […]

Quick Dial is a new tab replacement add-on for Firefox

Quick Dial is a new tab replacement add-on for Firefox

As someone who has been using Firefox for close to two decades, one of my favorite add-ons for the browser was Speed Dial (by Josep Del Rio).   It was superseded by […]

Manage running processes and services with Alternate Task Manager

Manage running processes and services with Alternate Task Manager

Alternate Task Manager is an easy-to-use process manager which offers some extra options compared to the default Windows Task Manager. We have reviewed several alternatives to the default task manager of the […]