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Search inside text documents quickly with Grepy

Search inside text documents quickly with Grepy

Forgot which document you saved something important in? If you remember its content partially, even just a few words, you can use a tool to search for text inside several documents to […]

Set long term countdowns, one time alarms, recurring alarms with yTimer

Set long term countdowns, one time alarms, recurring alarms with yTimer

Using a countdown timer can be helpful to know how many days are left for special occasions to occur. yTimer¬† (also called yTimer2) is a freeware tool that can be used to […]

KeyzPal is an open source tool that displays tray icon indicators for Caps Lock, Num Lock and Scroll Lock

KeyzPal is an open source tool that displays tray icon indicators for Caps Lock, Num Lock and Scroll Lock

Have a keyboard that doesn't have LED lights for Caps Lock? It is quite common, especially with compact keyboards and laptops. I usually use a program to display on-screen indicators to know […]

PasteHere Registry File add

Save text or image from the clipboard to a file with a single-click using PasteHere

Saving text or images from the clipboard for future reference? If all you are doing is copy and paste the data to one or two files, it may not take a long […]

Generate random passwords, Diceware and EFF phrases, with RandPass

Generate random passwords, Diceware and EFF passphrases with RandPass

Never use common words, names, your date of birth, anniversary, etc as your passwords for any of your accounts. A good way to minimize the risk of your login being compromised is […]

Perfmon available memory

View the CPU, RAM and network usage on the Taskbar with Perfmonbar

What do you do when you feel that your computer is lagging? If you're like me, you will probably open the Task Manager to see what's wrong. Usually, most users observe the […]

Dimmer is a freeware tool that puts an overlay on the screen to reduce the brightness level

Dimmer is a freeware tool that puts an overlay on the screen to reduce the brightness level

If there's one thing I don't like about most monitors, it is the way we can control them. They have either have one or multiple buttons on the front side of the […]

Create encrypted documents with Crypto Notepad, an open source text editor for Windows

Create encrypted documents with Crypto Notepad, an open source text editor for Windows

Storing sensitive data in plain text documents is never a good idea. You never know what could happen if it falls in the wrong hands. Crypto Notepad is a text editor that […]

GtkHash is a cross-platform and open source file hashing utility that supports 23 algorithms

GtkHash is a cross-platform and open source file hashing utility that supports 23 algorithms

Whenever a download gets interrupted but supports resuming, I usually give it a chance, especially if it is several gigabytes in size. But sometimes the files can get corrupted, in which case […]

Open multiple links from selected text or copy them to the clipboard with the FoxyLink extension for Firefox

Open multiple links from selected text or copy them to the clipboard with the FoxyLink extension for Firefox

Reading an interesting article or tutorial and want to save the links from the page for future reference? Doing that manually can take some time and effort. FoxyLink is an extension for […]

Encrypt your files or delete them securely with DataProtect Free

Encrypt your files or delete them securely with DataProtect Free

Encrypting your files with a password is an effective way to protect sensitive documents from data theft. Even if someone gains access to your data, they won't be able to use it […]

Image Eye is a freeware photo viewer that loads images in a borderless window

Image Eye is a freeware photo viewer that loads photos in a borderless window

Do you want to browse through your photos using a program that doesn't have a single button or a GUI? Meet Image Eye, the lean image viewer. Though it is available in […]

WeatherMate forecast weekly

Get the latest weather updates on your desktop with WeatherMate

Planning on going out soon? Why not check the weather before you do?WeatherMate is a freeware tool that displays weather updates on your desktop. The program starts with New York as the […]

PyIDM is an open source download manager

PyIDM is an open source download manager that can download videos and playlists

IDM is the undisputed king of download managers. Many programs try to come close to it, but at the end of the day, they really can't beat it. But for the price […]

Open your favorite files and applications quickly using ASuite

Open your favorite files and applications quickly using ASuite

Some people like having their favorite applications and files as desktop shortcuts, others prefer taskbar icons or start menu folders. If you're a fan of launcher programs that are highly customizable, ASuite […]

Notepad3 is an advanced text editor that supports many programming languages

Notepad3 is an advanced text editor that supports many programming languages

Most programmers use IDEs to code, but if you're looking for something light-weight, Notepad3 may be a great choice especially if you don't need to juggle between a lot of files at […]

Heimer is an open source program for creating mind maps

Heimer is an open source program for creating mind maps

Want to work on something but unsure where to start? Using a mind map can be an efficient way to organize your ideas and projects. Jot down the idea, create a list […]

Tabliss is an elegant new tab replacement extension for Firefox and Chrome

Tabliss is an elegant new tab replacement extension for Firefox and Chrome

Most new tab replacement add-ons are related speed-dials, bookmarks and the like. Tabliss however is all about elegance. It is a new tab replacement extension for Firefox and Chrome, that displays cool […]