Driver Magician – added 6/22/2009
Driver Magician offers a professional solution for device drivers backup, restoration, update and removal in Windows operating system. It identifies all the hardware in the system, extracts their associated drivers from the hard disk and backs them up to a location of your choice. Then when you format and reinstall/upgrade your operating system, you can restore all the “saved” drivers just as if you had the original driver diskettes in your hands. After one system reboot, your PC will be loaded and running with the required hardware drivers.
System Explorer – added 6/8/2009
System Explorer is a Windows system information software that lets you take a sneak peek at everything that’s going on in your system, from currently active processes to installed drivers, including also network collections, startup applications and Internet Explorer add-ons, if you have any.
Windows Process Viewer – added 3/13/2009
Windows Process Viewer lists all active Windows processes on your computer. The software displays the Windows file name, full folder path and file size for each Windows task in the active Windows processes list. If you click a process, the file checker connects to the File.net online database for additional process information including the real name of the process and the name of the developer. Additionally, you see the default and expected folder path. So you can check if your process is the original Windows system process in the right folder or if it’s a fake, trojan process. Often attacked Windows files are svchost.exe, lsass.exe, alg.exe, ctfmon.exe, csrss.exe, wmiprvse.exe, wisptis.exe and wuauclt.exe.
RunAsAdmin Explorer Shim – added 2/27/2009
RunAsAdmin Explorer Shim is a tool that lets administrators to keep and easily use their administrative rights but still enjoy safety of using least privileged accounts.
DriverView – added 1/7/2009
DriverView utility displays the list of all device drivers currently loaded on your system. For each driver in the list, additional useful information is displayed: load address of the driver, description, version, product name, company that created the driver, and more.
MyCPU – added 1/6/2009
MyCPU is a small utility to find out which cpu is installed. It shows vendor, type, model, stepping and speed information. Additionally it scans for features like MMX, 3dnow and SIMD (ISSE). Finally, it is able to read cache information such as the size of the L1-data & -instruction cache and the unified L2 cache.
ServiWin – added 1/6/2009
ServiWin utility displays the list of installed drivers and services on your system. For some of them, additional useful information is displayed: file description, version, product name, company that created the driver file, and more. In addition, ServiWin allows you to easily stop, start, restart, pause, and continue service or driver, change the startup type of service or driver (automatic, manual, disabled, boot or system), save the list of services and drivers to file, or view HTML report of installed services/drivers in your default browser.
FreeSysInfo – added 12/31/2008
FreeSysInfo allows you to discover system and network information on your local machine or network computer. The tool used WMI ( Windows Management Instrumentation ) to discover full NDIS information, wireless network status and type, network adapters, system processes and services, serial communications and display information, hardware and connections status, user and system accounts, proxy settings, shared resource information and more. The tool is designed with a user-friendly interface and is easy to use.
PC Inspector Task Manager – added 12/30/2008
With PC Inspector task manager, programs can be quickly and easily started at specific times or intervals. PC Inspector Task Manager has predefined tasks, “Standard”, “Logoff”, “Reboot”, “Power off”, “Remote Reboot”, “Remote Shutdown”. With these routines, for example, an automatic reboot or shutdown of the server or workstation can be initiated at fixed intervals or at a specific point in time.
LExE – added 12/1/2008
LExE is a small freeware utility that lists all executable extensions on your system. The Windows registry entries that determine which files are executable can vary from system to system, and this program will find those extensions that are marked as executable on your particular Windows installation.
Scanner – added 11/27/2008
Scanner uses a unique concentric pie chart to display the usage of your hard disk or other media. The chart shows all major files and folders from all directory levels at once.
Drivers – added 9/22/2008
Drivers is a simple commandline tool to list all drivers on the system. The base address where each driver is loaded is also shown. This is by far the simplest and quickest way of generating a list of all of your installed drivers.
WinUpdatesList – added 9/17/2008
WinUpdatesList displays the list of all Windows updates (Service Packs and Hotfixes) installed on your local computer. For hotfix updates, this utility also displays the list of files updated with these hotfixes. In addition, it allows you to instantly open the Web link in Microsoft Web site that provides more information about the selected update, uninstall an update, copy the update information to the clipboard, or save it to text/HTML/XML file.
Computer Profiler – added 8/5/2008
Computer Profiler enables you to learn more than 200 interesting facts about your computer. Details about your CPU, memory, operating system, even your computer’s power source, are all displayed. You can also copy the information to the Windows clipboard, and paste it into a document for permanent storage.
Winsonar – added 7/31/2008
Winsonar 2008 is a program specifically designed for process monitoring and system protection from unknown processes. The basic idea is that if the user knew a new program silently installed into memory, they could take appropriate countermeasures. Winsonar detects new processes running into memory alerting the user. The on-line status is also detected, asking then the user if an automatic termination of any unknown process is desired (this option can be also enabled by default). This leads to an active protection against trojan\spyware-infected e-mail attachments.
The Magical Jelly Bean Keyfinder – added 7/1/2008
The Magical Jelly Bean Keyfinder retrieves your Product Key (cd key) used to install Windows from your registry. It allows you to print or save your keys for safekeeping. It works on Windows 95, 98, ME, 2000, XP, Vista, Server 2003, Server 2008, Office XP, Office 2003, and Office 2007 family of products. It also has a community-updated configuration file that retrieves product keys for many other applications. Another feature is the ability to retrieve product keys from unbootable Windows installations.
InstalledCodec – added 3/12/2008
InstalledCodec is a small utility displays the list of all Codec drivers and DirectShow filters currently installed on your system. For each component the following information is displayed: Display Name, Type, Disabled Status, Installed/Modified Time, Description, Company Name, Filename, and more… It allows you to easily disable or enable any Codec/DirectShow component or export the list into text/xml/html file.