Looking for a great free docking launcher? Winstep Nexus is one of the best

If you have a case of Mac-envy, or if you’re looking for a launcher that combines both form and function, then check out Winstep...

Access favorite folders within a stylish popup launcher on the taskbar, with MiniWe

If you’re interested in a quick and stylish way to display your favorite folders on your desktop in then check out MiniWe. This free...

Toggle hidden file and name extensions visibility via hotkey with HiFiTo

There are many hidden files on your system, and for the most part it is very good that that is the case; it keeps...

Add a scrolling RSS ticker to your desktop with Snackr

If information is power, then surely adding more of it onto your desktop in the form of an RSS feed ticker is a good...

Download desktop skins, launchers, and widgets with ‘RainMeter Skins Gallery’

RainMeter, to quote our original review of it, is “one of the most powerful free desktop customization and widget engines on the Windows platform”. This...

MaxMax can change the behavior of maximized windows, keep parts of the desktop always...

Did you ever wish that a section of your screen could be kept from being covered with windows when you maximize them. For example,...

Change your Windows 7 logon screen with Windows 7 Logon Screen Tweaker

This free app is for those who like to customize, tweak, and generally place their individual mark on everything that has to do with...

Organize your desktop shortcuts with QLaunch

If you’ve got too many icons on your desktop, you may be interested in QLaunch, a free launcher of shortcuts, files, and folders. QLaunch provides...

Control your Recycle Bin from the system tray with Minibin

MiniBin lets you open and empty your recycle bin from a system tray icon. This would make sense in many different scenarios, e.g. if you...

Automate repetitive or frequent tasks with mouse gestures, using StrokesPlus

StrokesPlus is a mouse gesture recognition program that allows you to perform frequently used or repetitive tasks by simply drawing a gesture with your...

Add docking toolbar launchers to the sides of your screen with Coolbarz

Want a nice, functional, launcher that appears only when you need it? Then check out Coolbarz, a free software that can add up to...

Tiles: a sleek, Windows 8 inspired sidebar widget and launcher

Tiles is a Windows 8 inspired sidebar launcher. It has three “swipeable” tabs that you can switch across; an apps tab that displays open...

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