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Each has a distinct purpose, and I probably touch each at least a few times a week. This is the Updated for Version of my, and List, and currently subsumes all my other lists. These are all well loved and oft-used utilities. Things on this list are here because I dig them. No one paid money to be on this list and no money is accepted to be on this list.
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There are dozens of additions and many updated and corrected entries and fixed links. I tend to use it by default, even before Googling, to install stuff. Boxstarter - Build on top of Chocolatey and NuGet and create complete Windows environments and push them to your machines with Gists from your friends or your own GitHub.
TeraCopy - While I use the excellent built in copy features of Windows 8.
NimbleText lets me do crazy stuff with large amounts of text without it hurting so much. It prevents for me headaches and eyestrain from running bright blue and white monitors late at night. AutoHotKey - This little gem is bananas. It lets you automate everything from keystrokes to mice.
This is the Windows equivalent of AppleScript for Windows. It gives you autocorrect everywhere in Windows. NET is also still actively being developed and version 4 is well on its way! Time to get on board.
The 7z format is fast becoming the compression format that choosey hardcore users choose. I keep coming back to DropBox though. It works great with large stores mine is over 60gigs and also allows selective sync for small amounts of data in just certain folders.
Ultimately, though, get yourself some cloud storage because when your stuff is just "there", life is better. I went and created a series of YouTube videos to train folks on how to use Windows 8 and 8. Even if Windows 8 moved your cheese, you can find it again. This is a great unused tool for getting to the bottom of reliability issues.
Display Calibration - Another app I once had to install, now built-in. Crucial for those who work on the web or in PhotoShop. Problem Steps Recorder - This gem was also in Windows 7. I often have my Mom use it to show me bugs or issues she runs into.
Search for Features and Add "Hyper-V" to get a complete hypervisor that can run Ubuntu or older versions of Windows at near full-speed. If you have to do something often, scheduled it.
From the Start screen type "Task. Type "memory" as Windows now has a built-in diagnostic tool! I use this to find rogue services. More than once this has saved me when I needed a file off my desktop Storage Spaces makes a giant drive out of a bunch drives.
OblyTile - This quirky little app exists for one reason: You can also pin Folders, commands like Shutdown, and generally make your Start Screen lovelier than it is now. OneNote - While not as good as the desktop app, I run them both as I have a touchscreen.Jun 23, · ImgBurn is a lightweight CD/DVD/HD DVD/Blu-ray burning application designed to be easy to use yet have advanced options when needed.
Video "Starter Guide to Using ImgBurn" available.5/5(K). FLAC files are lossless digital audio files, which means they retain all of the quality of the original CD, or other source.
With the proliferation of high-speed internet and high-capacity hard disks, FLAC is becoming one of the more popular audio formats. This little freeware tool plots pretty graphs using ImgBurn's IBG data files (they contain information captured during the burn).
There is no installation for this program, just extract the exe file from the zip archive and put it into the folder where ImgBurn lives. F-prot has never made an entrance into my "lets' test" or "another broken system" views. Either it's very very good or no one uses it.
An amusing comment about it on the Internet: Nevertheless, it would be better to install F-Prot Antivirus than to try to survive on the security that comes native with Windows.
One license will protect five home computers, which is a very nice aspect of this. ImgBurn is a lightweight CD / DVD / HD DVD / Blu-ray burning application that everyone should have in their toolkit! It has several 'Modes', each one for performing a different task: Read - .
F-prot has never made an entrance into my "lets' test" or "another broken system" views. Either it's very very good or no one uses it. An amusing comment about it on the Internet: Nevertheless, it would be better to install F-Prot Antivirus than to try to survive on the security that comes native with Windows.
One license will protect five home .