- Multiple addressable/editable 'clipboards'
- Form letters
- Typing aid (frequently used strings)
- Logon sequences (macro execution)
- Auto-dial, retries, minimum baud rate
- Strip banner ads, popups, animations
Opera - www.opera.com
- FTP files to/from servers
- Great browser - fast, multiple windows
CyPics - www.cywarp.com
- Manage/search random information base
- Organize photos - albums to 30,000 images, span multiple CDs
- This free utility prescreens your POP server for spam - spam
is bounced and deleted before it gets to your inbox
- The Belarc Advisor, a free download, builds
a detailed profile of your installed software and hardware and
displays the results in your Web browser. All of your PC profile
information is kept private on your PC and is not sent to any
- DiscMapper generates a graphical portrayal
of the space utilization on your disc - rectangles with size proportional
to space for all files and folders. This is a great tool for determining
where you are using disc space - invaluable for cleanup.
- This is a great text editor. Not a word processor,
it does not provide for font formatting. But for dealing with
plain text - searching, editing, etc., it is unbeatable. Whether
you simply need a powerful replacement for Notepad, a tool for
editing your web pages, or a programming IDE, TextPad does what
you want, the way you would expect.
Paint Shop Pro
Diskeeper - http://www.executive.com/diskeeper/
- This is Adobe Photoshop for about one sixth
the price. A very powerful graphics tool, it has a steep learning
curve. But once learned, there isn't much it can't do.
- This is a great improvement on Microsoft's defragmenter.
It is faster, can run in the background (as opposed to requiring
SAFE MODE), and can be scheduled to run automatically to keep
your disk defragmented.
- This browser has taken off like gangbusters.
It has better features than Internet Explorer, is easy to install,
is free, and isn't a target for all the virus writers that look
for holes in IE.
FileSync - http://www.fileware.com/index.htm
- This is a fine utility for keeping two computers
in sync. It compares files in selected locations on the two PCs
based on user-selectable criteria and allows you to copy some
or all of the differing or missing files in either direction.
Easy to use and fast.