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A reader sent an email to ask about a list of "ten must-have" free programs that I would recommend that everyone immediately download and...

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How to add a “go up to parent folder” button in explorer for Windows...

If you’ve upgraded to Windows 7 or Vista, you may have noticed that Windows explorer no longer supports a "folder up" button that can...

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I’ve been meaning to publish a follow up to my first "43 must have Windows Enhancements" posting forever, but it’s taken a long time...

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There is an impressive range of excellent freeware Windows enhancements and tweaks. This posting will present forty three excellent additions to Windows that you will like.

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