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Desktop Icon Spacing adjusts the gap between the shortcuts on your homescreen in a couple of clicks

Desktop Icon Spacing adjusts the gap between the shortcuts on your homescreen in a couple of clicks

Having a neat desktop is very important for some users. I belong to that group, and keep as few icons on my home screen as possible, while using the taskbar for all […]

Switch power schemes with a hotkey, control the monitor's brightness with Battery Mode

Switch power schemes with a hotkey, control the monitor's brightness with Battery Mode

How often do you change power schemes on your computer? You may not need the system running on max performance all the time, but if you are working on intensive tasks or […]

BorderColors D is a Thunderbird extension that helps you avoid sending mails from the wrong account

BorderColors D is a Thunderbird extension that helps you avoid sending mails from the wrong account

Have you ever sent an email to the wrong recipient? Sure, it happens. Have you sent a mail from the wrong account? I have, and I think it's safe to say some […]

Sandboxie Plus is an open source fork of Sandboxie with a modern interface

Sandboxie Plus is an open source fork of Sandboxie with a modern interface

Sandboxie is considered a valuable security tool by many users. The program was acquired by Sophos and later open sourced, which was of course a very welcome move. This is where it […]

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Snes9x is an open source SNES emulator for Windows, macOS and Linux

Looking for a way to play some good old SNES classics?  Well, you can play them on your computer. All you need is a good emulator, like Snes9x, and a few ROMs, […]

Find the difference between two lists or text documents using Compare Two Lists

Find the difference between two lists or text documents using Compare Two Lists

Have multiple versions of the same document? Need to find out quickly what the difference is between two lists? Compare Two Lists is a freeware application that can assist you. You may […]

AHKShortcutLikeMac adds many useful keyboard shortcuts to Windows

AHKShortcutLikeMac is an open source tool that adds many useful keyboard shortcuts to Windows

Keyboard shortcuts are pretty useful if you want to perform tasks quickly. If you want more shortcuts, you're in luck, AHKShortcutLikeMac is a small tool that adds many macOS style hotkeys to […]

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Revisiting Bandizip: did anything change since version 7's controversial launch?

"Revisiting" is a new series on Ghacks in which we take a second look at products to find out if they are still controversial, great, or have improved. This is the first […]

Topydo add a task

Topydo is a command-line based program for Todo.TXT

A good way to get things done, is to set reminders for tasks. I'm a fan of Todo.TXT, it is an efficient, offline note-taking system which works with plain text editors like […]

TitleBarBattery displays your laptop's battery percentage in every window

TitleBarBattery displays your laptop's battery percentage in every window

If there is one thing that laptop users worry about constantly, it's the device's battery life. Many users keep their computer plugged in at all times for work/gaming purposes. But sometimes you […]

Run tasks automatically, monitor your email inbox, and run web searches with TaskRunner

Run tasks automatically, monitor your email inbox, and run web searches with TaskRunner

Automating things that you do frequently can aid you in becoming more productive. There are a few good programs that you can choose for this purpose such as RoboIntern or System Scheduler. TaskRunner […]

HashPass is an unconventional password generator that hashes text and converts them to strong passwords

HashPass is an unconventional password generator that hashes text and converts them to strong passwords

Password managers make our lives easier, and online identities a little safer. The best part is that they create complex passwords and you don't have to remember those. Password managers like KeePass […]

NeeView is an open source image viewer that displays two images simultaneously like pages from a book

NeeView is an open source image viewer that displays two images simultaneously like pages from a book

Most image viewer programs allow you to view one image at a time. I'm not talking about thumbnails, but a larger view of the pictures. If you want to browse your photo […]

Cosmonium is an open source 3D astronomy and space exploration software

Cosmonium is an open source 3D astronomy and space exploration software

Star gazing can be a relaxing experience, and you don't need telescopes or planetariums to learn more about the mysteries of Space. You can explore galaxies that are far, far away, right […]

Files is an open source, and modern file explorer for Windows 10

Files is an open source Windows 10 file manager app that supports tabs, dual-pane view

While we wait for Microsoft to deliver a modern Windows Explorer, an alternative app is already available on the official store and on GitHub. The program is called Files, and is an […]

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Windows 10 privacy software Privatezilla update brings analysis mode

A new version of the Windows 10 privacy tool Privatezilla has been released this week; the new version comes with an improved analysis feature that reveals configured and not configured settings when […]

Save a list of your folder's contents, and use it to search for files with InDeep File List Maker

Save a list of your folder's contents, and use it to search for files with InDeep File List Maker

If you're archiving data to an external drive, or if you're just a data hoarder, it may be wise to save a record of the contents. Sure, you could use tools like […]

Eve Reader annotation options

Eve Reader is an open source EPUB reader for Windows and Linux

EBooks are an amazing way to relax, I always have my Kindle eReader nearby, so I can read a chapter or two when I need to take a break. But, I'm not […]