Utilities


USB Drives and some software

  I have encountered many instances of people having trouble with their USB thumbdrives. Some are minor, when the drive is okay but doesn’t work in one particular machine, or middling, when their may be some problems or even malware on the drive, others are critical, when someone has something […]


Find out whats taking up space on your computer

Image via Wikipedia Over the years I have used many different programs to look at hard drives in order to see what is taking up all the room. Some applications are great in that they display the information graphically. But the absolute best app I’ve used for this purpose is […]


A free tool with a small footprint that gets a lot of use

Image via Wikipedia I’ve collected many small utilities over the years and some have come in very handy. One I use on a regular basis is VirtuaWin, a utility to create virtual desktops/windows. It is available in portable format (can be run from a stick) at http://www.portablefreeware.com/index.php?q=virtuawin&m=Search and the homepage […]