CianoDock: beautiful circular dock to launch apps, files, and folders

CianoDock is a free, simple, circular dock launcher with a considerable dose of stylishness added for good measure.  Interested? Of course you are! This launcher...

Far Manager: powerful, old-school file and archive manager

Orthodox file managers are back with a vengeance! This was my first thought when I saw the screenshots of Far Manager. 90% pure interface of...

Oolauncher: take complete control of your startup programs’ loading order, time delay, etc.

Ever wished you could determine the order in which your items are loaded on startup, or the priority, or to set specific time delays...

Desk Topmost: access the desktop without minimizing any of your active windows

This program lets you access your desktop  while keeping all of your open windows right where they are, without minimizing any of them. The desktop...

MiniTool Power Data Recovery Free Edition: Recover Files From Broken Drives

I loaned my wife my USB drive that had YUMI, the successor/rename of the MultiBoot USB tool, on it with CloneZilla loaded in order...

Free Opener: opens and views any type of file

Have you ever encountered files on your computer that you couldn’t open, that you were curious to explore? Or maybe you downloaded a file...

The best freeware file manager: a comparative analysis

File management in Windows (browsing, viewing, copying, deleting files etc) is an area where Windows Explorer is not sufficient for many people. Explorer lacks several...

Handy Shortcuts: create desktop shortcuts to frequently used Windows functions

Do you ever wish there was a simple shortcut on the desktop to “safely remove hardware” rather than having to go hunt for it...

DropIt: a magical little file sorter on your desktop

Imagine this: you have a video file on the desktop that you’d like to move to your video folder on D:; you drag and...

Another Forty-Three of The Best Free Windows Enhancements That You Should Know About (part...

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...

Jumplist Extender: enhance jumplists on the Windows 7 taskbar with custom entries

If you want a quick way to launch frequently performed actions from the taskbar consider this: Jumplist Extender is a small free tool that...

7Plus: add many useful functions and tweaks to Windows

Does Windows lack a feature which you wish it could have? Chances are this program offers it. 7Plus is a free, open source program...

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Get cloud access to anything on your PC, with TackaCloud’s ‘Personal Cloud’

Although Dropbox and other cloud services have gotten us used to accessing our files anywhere from the cloud, somehow there is always that important...

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Are you missing Freewaregenius and wondering what we’ve been doing for the past several months? One project I’ve been working on is: “The Ballerina...