For those who come here for awesome freeware: check out NANY 2014

Every year the community of coders at DonationCoder come up with brand new freeware tools for a year-end event they call New Apps for...

FileToFolder: creates folders from multiple files and moves them into their respective folders

Do you ever find yourself in a situation where you have multiple files that you need to move into their own folders? I frequently...

How to run two Dropbox instances on the same PC

Why would you want to run multiple Dropbox instances on the same machine? We could think of two reasons (1) you’ve maxed out on...

Gsplit: powerful, versatile tool to split any file

GSplit is a freeware program that can split any file, even extremely large files, in any number of ways including by user-defined sizes or...

Diffuse Merge Tool: compare (and merge) text files visually

Have you ever needed to compare multiple versions of a text or code, and wished that the differences would be highlighted visually? This is...

HTC Home: place a stylish, animated clock and weather widget on your desktop

HTC Home is a free widget that can display the time and 5-day weather forecast on the desktop. The stylish-looking widget emulates the animated...

Lookout: a powerful search function for Outlook

Lookout is a free extension that adds a powerful, index-based search box to Outlook with powerful filtering options. Its functionality includes indexing and searching...

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...

Binary Toys: amuse yourself with tiny desktop creatures

Binary Toys are animated windowless vector characters "made up of springs, muscles, and masses" that are designed to inhabit your computer, interacting with your...

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...

Mount an FTP server as a local drive (part 2): ‘SFTP Net Drive Free’

If you would like to map an FTP or SFTP server as a local drive, we’ve got great news: SFTP NET Drive Free is...

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...

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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...