desktop

Fri
30
Jan
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'Disk Investigator', and 'Desktop Icon Layout Saver'

Disk Investigator Disk Investigator helps you to discover everything hidden on your computer hard disk and can even help you to recover lost data. Display the true drive contents by bypassing the operating system and directly reading the raw drive ... sectors. View and search raw directories, files, clusters, and system sectors while verifying the effectiveness of file and disk wiping programs. http://www.theabsolute.net Desktop Icon Layout Saver Have you ever had your desktop icons arranged just right, only to have them reset to a jumbled mess? Save and restore the location of your desktop icons ... (view more)

Wed
21
Jan
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'Create Shortcut There', and 'Click To Desktop'

Create Shortcut There This is a simple-to-use program that helps users customize their shortcuts in just a click. How does it work? Right click a file, select the context menu item, and CreateShortcutThere to choose where to place the new shortcut. ... http://www.donationcoder.com Click To Desktop Click on the desktop to hide all windows quickly and easily. This first version of the program makes switching between different browsers, windows, and programs easier than ever before! The perfect solution for the web surfer extraordinaire. http://www.donationcoder.com Today's fresh software picks were ... (view more)

Fri
12
Dec
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'Emerge Desktop', and 'Starter'

Emerge Desktop Emerge Desktop is a replacement Windows "shell" (the desktop environment normally provided by Windows Explorer) for Windows 2000 and above. In order to replace Windows Explorer as a shell, it provides a system tray (the area that ... collects the icons collected at the lower right corner in Explorer), called emergeTray. It will also provide access to the users programs (normally accessed with the Windows "start" button) via a right-click on the desktop. http://emergedesktop.org Starter Starter allows one to view and manage all the programs that are starting automatically whenever ... (view more)

Mon
01
Sep
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Pirates Beware: XP Pro Nags Much More Prominent

Microsoft has announced that it is updating the anti-piracy software in Windows XP Professional, making nagging more prominent for users running counterfeit copies. It will also give future updates of the Windows Genuine Advantage (WGA) increased ... validation powers and new forms of notifications. Microsoft announced the update, which is designed to increase the effectiveness of notifications and to 'align experiences across Windows XP and Windows Vista' via their WGA blog . The WGA update is offered to those using editions of Windows XP based on Pro code such as Tablet and Windows Media Center ... (view more)

Tue
26
Aug
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'Device Io View', and 'Desktop Takeover'

DeviceIOView DeviceIOView allows you to watch the data transfer between a software or service and a device driver. For each call to a device driver, valuable information is displayed, including handle, Control Code, number of input bytes, number of ... output bytes, the name of the device handle, and all the input/output bytes. http://www.nirsoft.net Desktop Takeover Add plain photos to your desktop wallpaper with drag-and-drop ease. It's very easy to use, so there's no need for lengthy editing. Multiple desktop support means anybody's system can be 'taken over'. http://www.desktoptakeover.com ... (view more)

Mon
30
Jun
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'Ulteo Virtual Desktop', and 'Don't Reset'

Today's fresh software picks were provided courtesy of Bob Helmer at Shell Extension City. Please note that the below software descriptions are provided solely from the developer and are absent from any guarantee or warranty. You are encouraged to ... review the Shell Extension Software Policy for more details. Ulteo Virtual Desktop Run your Linux applications on Windows. Enjoy the power of your Linux applications on Windows without the need to reboot! With Ulteo Virtual Desktop, you just have to run the application you need to use from the Ulteo panel and its window will show up like any other ... (view more)

Mon
05
May
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'Ie7 Pro', and 'Desktop Ok'

Ie7 Pro IE7Pro is a must-have add-on for Internet Explorer. It includes a lot of features and tweaks to make your IE friendlier, more useful, secure and customizable, like Tabbed Browsing Management, Spell Check, Inline Search, Super Drag Drop, ... Crash Recovery, Proxy Switcher, Mouse Gesture, Tab History Browser, Web Accelerator, User Agent Switcher, Webpage Capturer, AD Blocker, Flash Block, and more! http://www.ie7pro.com/ Desktop Ok Save and restore the positions of icons with DesktopOK, a small but effective solution for users that have to change the screen resolution often. DesktopOK does ... (view more)

Tue
22
Apr
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'Nexus File', and 'Incorporate Text Files Onto Your Desktop'

Nexus File NexusFile is a file manager for Windows that will increase your computing performance. If you still use Windows Explorer, you must try this exciting tool with far too many features to list here. http://www.xiles.net/ Incorporate Text ... Files Onto Your Desktop If you keep your daily worklog, grocery shopping list, to-do's, project ideas, or even your calendar in text files, you can embed that information right onto your Windows desktop. http://lifehacker.com/ (view more)

Fri
28
Mar
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'Ziphone', and 'Desktop Ok'

Ziphone Ziphone allows those who purchased expensive Apple hardware to 'jailbreak' their iPhone or iPod Touch in less than a minute. http://www.ziphone.org/ Desktop Ok This handy program allows users to save and restore the positions of icons. ... DesktopOK is a small but effective solution for users that have to change the screen resolution often. A simple but useful tool. http://www.softwareok.com/ (view more)

Mon
24
Mar
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'Desklock', and 'Hide Desktop'

Desklock Desklock does just as it sounds: it's a program designed to stop the moving around of desktop icons. http://www.donationcoder.com/Software/Skrommel/ Hide Desktop This one is also pretty self-explanatory. Hide Desktop masks all of your ... various desktop items with the mouse pointer is headed elsewhere. Both programs are certainly simple, but definitely cool, and can be had by visiting donationcoder.com. http://www.donationcoder.com/Software/Skrommel/ (view more)

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