Thanks to reader Chris for the heads up. O&O ShutUp10 version 1.5.1389 is out
Version 1.5.1389 – released on April 11, 2017
– Extensions and customization for Windows 10 Creators Update 1703 (Build 15063)
– New Settings:
– Portability of application improved
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*This is not a product review. It is not an endorsement. It is not intended as an ad. This is FYI so you can make an informed decision.*
*Please note that all prices mentioned here were accurate at the time of writing and may change at any time.
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A reader wrote to ask me if and what I use for network scanners for my home network. I thought some of you might find this info useful.
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They Just Keep Getting Faster And More Affordable
Anandtech – Samsung Announces 960 PRO And 960 EVO M.2 PCIe SSDs
Ars Technica – Samsung unveils crazy-fast 960 Pro and 960 Evo M.2 NVMe SSDs
Out in October. The only M2 slot I have is on my laptop. For me, I don’t know if is worth the upgrade from my 850 EVO as far as real world use. But it is tempting…
Wise Disk Cleaner Updated
Version 9.29 is out:
– Fixed the issue of unable to run properly in limited account.
– Updated various translations. Minor GUI improvements.
Eric’s Movie Database has been updated (not this Eric). Several fixes.
“EMDB is an application to keep track of your movie and TV Series collection.”
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“Tails is a live operating system, that you can start on almost any computer from a DVD, USB stick, or SD card. It aims at preserving your privacy and anonymity”
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I use a variety of search engines depending on what I am looking for and which platform/OS I am using.
This article isn’t meant to influence your search engine preference but to hopefully introduce you to different options.
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Clonezilla live (2.4.5-20) released.
*This release of Clonezilla live (2.4.5-20) includes major enhancements and bug fixes.*
“Clonezilla is a partition and disk imaging/cloning program similar to True Image® or Norton Ghost®. It helps you to do system deployment, bare metal backup and recovery.”
Someone really needs to hook them up with a new logo.
Sigcheck v2.5, Process Explorer v16.11, Whois v1.13, RAMMap v1.5 released.
I use Process Explorer and RAMMap regularly.
Geforce Game Ready 361.43 WHQL Drivers
“This Game Ready driver includes the latest GameWorks VR tweaks, bug fixes, and optimizations to ensure you have the ultimate VR gaming experience.”
Win7 style start menu for Win10. “Fixes”. Download
Freeware mp3tag editor. Download
Eric’s Movie DataBase is an application to keep track of your movie and TV Series collection. Both physical discs and media files are fully supported. With an automatic import from the database of IMDB, export to csv, text or HTML, thumbnail cover preview, a loan tracker, advances search and filter functions and multi-language user interface. EMDB doesn’t need a .NET framework or any other external libraries and is therefore fully portable. And best of all… it’s free!
“Rufus is a utility that helps format and create bootable USB flash drives, such as USB keys/pendrives, memory sticks, etc.
It can be especially useful for cases where:
– you need to create USB installation media from bootable ISOs (Windows, Linux, UEFI, etc.)
– you need to work on a system that doesn’t have an OS installed
– you need to flash a BIOS or other firmware from DOS
– you want to run a low-level utility”
“It’s a minor update with ~30 changes including numerous fixes and improvements to USB synchronization, and a variety of other bug fixes.
It is a strongly recommended update for all users.”