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Modify the mouse settings from the command line

Modify the mouse settings from the command line

Windows 10 has two ways that you can use to change the mouse options. The modern method is available from the Settings app > Devices > Mouse, but as is the case […]

Control your Android phone from your PC with Scrcpy

[No root required] Control your Android phone from your computer with Scrcpy

There are many tools available online which claim to mirror your phone's screen on your computer's monitor. Some of these are online service or closed source programs, some are premium software. Forget […]

Create secure passphrases with custom characters, length with PasswordGenerator

Create secure passphrases, include custom characters with PasswordGenerator

When signing up for an account on any website, I always use KeePass' built-in password generator. This ensures that every password I use is strong but also unique, which in turn minimizes […]

pdfarranger split pages

Split, merge, rotate pages in PDF documents with Pdfarranger

Viewing a PDF document is easy, you likely use your web browser or a standalone tool for it. But splitting or merging pages from PDFs is slightly complicated, as many viewers don't […]

PingoMeter is an open source program that displays the ping value on the system tray

PingoMeter is an open source program that displays the ping on the system tray

Wondering if your internet connection is slow or if it's a website acting up? Forget speed tests, run a ping and you may know the answer within a few seconds. Now, if […]

Portable Start Menu is a freeware launcher that lets you add shortcuts for programs, folders and URLs

Portable Start Menu is a freeware launcher that lets you add shortcuts for programs, folders and URLs

Windows 10's Start Menu is one of the most criticized features of the OS. Not everyone likes the layout, and some users prefer alternatives like Open Shell. Portable Start Menu is a […]

Access SDelete from Explorer's Context menu with SDelete GUI

Delete files securely from the Explorer context menu with SDelete GUI

Securely deleting files is a good way to prevent unauthorized recovery of personal and confidential data. There are many programs which help you achieve this, like the highly-rated SDelete utility from Sysinternals. […]

KeePass WebAutoType match

WebAutoType is a KeePass plugin that adds support for AutoType URL matching

Are you a KeePass user? Do you use AutoType? If so, you may have come across a website or two, where the command didn't work. WebAuToType is a plugin that improves the […]

Customize the appearance of Windows 10 Search with BeautySearch

Customize the appearance of Windows 10 Search with BeautySearch

Windows 10 allows you to personalize various visual elements, but it has its limits. That's why users rely on third-party tools to customize the Taskbar, Start Menu and other parts of the […]

Search for files, folders, run programs, commands, web searches from your desktop with Flow Launcher

Search for files, folders, run programs, commands, web searches from your desktop with Flow Launcher

Launchers are a great way to find and run programs installed on your computer.  Flow Launcher cranks it up a notch by adding support for web searches, system commands, and more. The […]

ScreenTemperature is an open source tool that can help reduce eye strain by lowering the color temperature of your monitor

ScreenTemperature is an open source tool that can help reduce eye strain by lowering the color temperature of your monitor

Working on a computer for a long time could be one of the reasons why you may have trouble falling asleep. That's because your monitor like most displays emits bluelight, which in […]

path length checker

Find out if Windows file paths exceed the 260 character limit

There is a good chance that Windows users come into contact with the operating system's 260 character limit for paths. A common scenario may occur when files get deleted on the system. […]

View your computer's hardware and software details, generate a HTML report with HiBit System Information

View your computer's hardware and software details, generate a HTML report with HiBit System Information

When you want to upgrade some of your PC's parts, or replace something, there are some bits and pieces of information that you may not know but need to; this is easily […]

paint net 4.2.14

Image Editor Paint.net 4.2.14 update introduces full AVIF support and performance improvements

When it comes to free image editors that run on Windows machines, users have quite a lot of choices. Paint.net is definitely one of the better and more popular choices, but programs […]

ScreenTranslator install recognition language

ScreenTranslator is an open source tool that can translate text from images using OCR

Translating text from other languages can be done with the help of online services like Google Translate, Bing, and other translation services. You can also use desktop programs like GT4T to help […]

Simplenote 2.0 update copy internal link

Simplenote 2.0 update adds support for internal note linking, markdown files and more

Simplenote has been updated to version 2.0 on Windows, Linux and Mac. At first glance, the interface looks identical to version 1, but the latest release brings a handful of new features […]

authpass entry

AuthPass is an open source, cross-platform password manager that supports KeePass database files

KeePass has been my favorite password manager for many years. One of the things I like about it is that it has many alternative programs that you can use with its encrypted […]

Tuniac is a freeware music player for Windows

Tuniac is a freeware music player for Windows

Not everyone likes having a lot of options just to listen to some music; those who like options, may use great programs such as MusicBee. If you prefer to focus on playing […]