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Download The Latest Version Of Powerarchiver
PowerArchiver is a handy tool that offers hundreds of different features, yet the application remains easy to use, lightweight and fast. Novice users will find a common interface complete with a tutorial and detailed help; while more experienced users can take advantage of full Explorer integration, multiple encryption methods... Read more
Download The Latest Version Of Wireshark
Wireshark is the foremost network protocol analyzer that is available and is the de facto standard across many industries and educational institutions. With Wireshark you can undertake deep inspection of hundreds of protocols, with more being added all the time. Wireshark has a Live capture and offline analysis feature. Wireshark... Read more
Worried About Data Loss? Get Lazesoft Mac Data Recovery 2.0
No matter what computer you own, no doubt you are worried about your data.  Whether it is the precious photographs of your entire life or the novel that you have been working on for the last ten years.  You want to make sure that your data is safe. But,... Read more
Beyond Compare 4.0.0 Is Now Available!
Beyond Compare 4 is the ideal tool for comparing files and folders on your Windows system.  The software also allow you to visualize changes in your code and then carefully reconcile them. Beyond Compare Key Features Include: Coampare Files, Folders Beyond Compare allows you to quickly and easily compare... Read more
Need To Backup? Get Alcohol 120%
Alcohol 120%, is a powerful CD and DVD burning software for Windows, which makes it simple to create backups of DVDs* and CDs. Additionally, the program lets you store your most used CDs as images on your computer, so you can call them up at the click of a button.... Read more
How To Scan Specific Folders For Duplicate Files Using Gemini
The one thing that I don’t like about using my Mac is the amount of duplicate files I accumulate.  I suppose the very same thing happens to me when I use my Windows machine, but because I use my Mac more often, I end up with more duplicates. And... Read more
Data Recovery in The Cloud: Kroll Ontrack RDR
Data recovery engineers at Kroll Ontrack now do not require physical access to a damaged drive to commence a data recovery operation.  Kroll Ontrack has recently released a new version of their Ontrack Remote Data Recovery (RDR) software.  The new software comes with an added security bonus for customers.... Read more
How To Use Older Programs On New Versions Of Windows
I admit that it took me a while to switch over from Windows XP to Vista and then it took me pretty much no time at all to switch back, may I add.  But when Windows 7 was released, I was all over it.  I don’t really like using... Read more
How To Restore Deleted Files Using Recuva
When you accidentally delete a file on your computer, it can be really frustrating and you feel like a fool.  But all is not lost when you accidentally delete an important file that you have been working on.  You can recover it with Recuva.  This great application is a... Read more
How To Defragment Your Hard Disk Using Defraggler
When you make changes on your PC, the data is stored on your hard disk.  Anything you are likely to do on your PC, such as using copy, paste, delete and even saving files will result in disk fragmentation.  The files that you modify are stored in a separate segment on the hard... Read more
How To Download Files With uTorrent
uTorrent is what is known as a BitTorrent client. The client is a piece of software that communicates with other computers via a server.  In order to download torrent files, you need a BitTorrent client. There are many different BitTorrent clients available, one of which is uTorrent. This is... Read more
Download The Latest Version Of Beyond Compare
If you need to compare files and folders on your system, then Beyond Compare is the ideal tool for the job.  You can compare filesa dn folders, use specialized viewers and a 3-way Merge view.  You can even synchronize folders. Beyond Compare lets you quickly and easily compare your files... Read more
How To Extract Files Using WinRAR
This is a quick guide on how to use WinRAR for extracting/UnRAR files.  WinRAR is a fantastic freeware tool for extracting files from their compressed formats.  One thing that makes WinRAR such a popular application is the easy to use interface. There are several different ways to open an... Read more
How To Install Skins For Winamp
The one thing about playing about with different types of software, is that you kind of get bored with how the interface looks.  Tweaking different settings is all well and good, but if you think the actual ‘look’ of the application is a bit odd, then without the ability... Read more
How To Convert A PDF To A Word Document Using Adobe Reader
Have you ever created a PDF and then needed to send it to someone who uses Microsoft Word as his or her primary office tool?  It isn’t really an issue for either party, as you can you edit your PDF easily and convert it to a Microsoft Word document.... Read more
How to Clean the Windows Registry in CCleaner
The Windows Registry in your PC is the database that stores all of the configuration information and hardware/software settings for your PC to run correctly.  Unfortunately, over periods of time, this database can become bloated with redundant files.  The Windows Registry retains outdated system configuration information, including files that are left... Read more
How To Use Snapshot in VirtualBox
If you have ever need to have another OS running besides the one you usually use, then there is lots of available software on the market to allow you do this.  There is bundled kit in OS X called Bootcamp which is pretty good if you need to run... Read more
How To Erase Data From A Hard Drive
Data is important to everyone.  The last thing you need is someone you don’t know getting hold of your information.  It is important then, to know how to erase your data from your computer. You may need to do this because your computer is being sold or given away... Read more