KCleaner: picks up where CCleaner leaves off

Ever wonder why you have so little space on your hard drive? It could be because you have gigantic files that are taking up...

WizTree is a LIGHTNING FAST utility to find the large files and folders hogging...

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Delete files off you PC securely and permanently, with Eraser

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Do copy acceleration utilities actually lower file transfer speeds? Our tests say yes

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Scan and fix common problems with FixBee for Windows

FixBee is a free compact tool that offers a two-pronged approach to system optimization. Firstly, it will analyze the state of you hard drive’s...

Restore and repair deleted or lost files with FreeRecover for Windows

FreeRecover is a portable and powerful program that will help you to recover deleted or otherwise lost files on NTFS formatted drives. It’s loaded...

Monitor your hard drive’s health and get customized warnings with Acronis Drive Monitor

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Optimize and maintain your SSD drive with SSD Fresh

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Repair many common problems easily with Tweaking.com’s Windows Repair tool

Tweaking.com’s Windows Repair Tool (WRT) is a free program (for For Windows XP, 2003, Vista, 2008 & 7 32 or 64 bit) that will...

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