CCEnhancer: enhance CCleaner to support hundreds of additional programs

Most of the readers of this blog are familiar with CCleaner, probably the world’s most free popular hard drive (and registry) cleaning program, featured...

GetFolderSize: scan and sort your hard drives by folder and file sizes

GetFolderSize is a small, free program designed to reveal the disk size of folders and files on your hard drive(s) in a sorted list,...

SD Explorer: integrate “Windows Live Skydrive’s” 25 gigs of cloud storage with your desktop

Windows Live SkyDrive is a service that gives you online storage for uploading files and sharing them with other people. It was renamed from Windows Live...

Partition Wizard Home Edition: excellent, free partition management utility

Partition Wizard is a free partition management utility that works on both 32bit and 64bit systems. It offers a wide range of functions, including...

Comodo Time Machine: roll back your PC to a previous state, including every file...

Comodo Time Machine is a free program that can roll your system back in time, on-demand, to a previous state. It provides the ability...

Eraser – Securely Delete Your Files

I've previously discussed why you shouldn't just throw out or recycle your computer without wiping the drive first to protect your identity and files...

Windows Surface Scanner: check for bad sectors on your hard disk

Windows Surface Scanner is a free, fast utility that scans your hard drive(s) for physical errors. It will examine each sector on your hard...

DiskCryptor: encrypt hard disk partitions, flash drives, and CD/DVD media with this versatile tool

DiskCryptor is a free, open source disk encryption software. It encrypts entire hard drive partitions, including the system partition as well as flash drives...

Easeus Todo backup: backup, restore and mount drive partitions

Easeus Todo backup is a free program that can create backup images of your hard drives or partitions and restore them on demand, and...

FreeFileSync: powerful folder comparison and synchronization tool

FreeFileSync is a free/open source folder and file synchronization program that features a beautiful, two pane user interface and a host of powerful options. It...

WinCDEmu: mount disk/ISO images by double-clicking them in Windows explorer

WinCDEmu is a free, open source program that can mount disk images (.ISO, .IMG, .CUE, .BIN and .RAW) into virtual CD or DVD drives....

SpaceSniffer: explore a “treemap” representation of your file and folder sizes

SpaceSniffer is a free program that displays the size of your files and folders in a visual "Treemap" representation. It allows you to browse your...

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