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seagate premium file recovery

Seagate's Premium File Recovery Software is free currently

If you have talked to Seagate support recently, you may have received the tip that the company's premium file recovery software, called Seagate File Recovery Software Premium, is currently available free of […]

Tray Radio is a free internet radio player that can record streams and play music

Tray Radio is a free internet radio player that can record streams and play music

Pandora and other online radio services may be cool, but they lack the charm of a real station. Programs like Screamer Radio are great for this as they provide you with access […]

Okular is an open source universal document viewer for Windows, Linux and macOS

Okular is an open source universal document viewer for Windows, Linux and macOS

How many document viewers do you use? I use SumatraPDF (or Edge) for PDFs, Calibre for ePub, Notepad for Text, and also have some portable document editors. Wouldn't it be nice if […]

thunderbird 68.5.0

Thunderbird 68.5.0 out with new features and security updates

MZLA Technologies Corporation has released Thunderbird 68.5.0; this is the first release of Thunderbird under the newly founded parent company that is a wholly owned subsidiary of Mozilla Foundation. Thunderbird 68.5.0 is […]

Unreal Commander is a free file manager for Windows

Unreal Commander is a free file manager for Windows

If you liked File Commander because it was a Total Commander clone, you will probably like Unreal Commander as well. Though not open source, it is a similar free file manager for […]

MenuTools is an open source context menu extender for Windows Explorer

MenuTools is an open source context menu extender for Windows Explorer

Windows Explorer while sufficient for many tasks, could do with some improvement.  Sets seemed promising, but of course Microsoft had to put an abrupt end to that and it does not look […]

qimgv is an open source image viewer for Windows

qimgv is an open source image viewer for Windows

ImageGlass or the all-time favorite IrfanView are excellent choices if you want some advanced options in your image viewer; qimgv is a slightly simpler alternative that may work for some. The application […]

diskcryptor 1.2 fork

Disk Encryption program DiskCryptor fork with UEFI and Windows 10 support

A fork of the disk encryption program DiskCryptor for the Windows operating system is now available as a first beta version. The fork introduces support for UEFI/GPT and Microsoft's Windows 10 operating […]

Record screencast or web cam video with VokoscreenNG an open source program for Windows and Linux

Record screencast or web cam video with VokoscreenNG an open source program for Windows and Linux

VokoscreenNG is an open source screen casting program for Windows and Linux. It can be used to record videos from your webcam or the screen content, along with the audio source that […]

BingSnap is a freeware program that can download the daily Bing wallpaper and set it as your desktop background

BingSnap is a freeware program that can download the daily Bing wallpaper and set it as your desktop background

Microsoft puts up a new wallpaper on the homepage of Bing every day. Most of them are really cool, and you may like them that much that you may want to use […]

View and edit file properties with PropertySystemView, a new freeware tool from Nirsoft

View and edit file properties with PropertySystemView, a new freeware tool from Nirsoft

PropertySystemView is the latest addition to Nirsoft's ever-expanding arsenal of byte-sized utilities. The program graduated from pre-release to the stable version today. It provides a way to view the file attributes used […]

FocusOn Renamer is a simple and free batch file renaming tool for Windows

FocusOn Renamer is a simple and free batch file renaming tool for Windows

Advanced Renamer and Bulk Rename Utility are very good file renaming tools that ship with various options; but if you want one that is simpler but still powerful, FocusOn Renamer may be […]

paint net 4.2.9

Paint.net 4.2.9 reduces memory usage by up to 33%

A new version of the Windows image editor Paint.net, Paint.net 4.2.9, has been released on January 31, 2020. The new version of the image editor includes significant performance improvements as well as […]

debotnet 0.5

Windows 10 Privacy: Debotnet 0.5 update brings massive improvements

Debotnet 0.5.2 is the latest version of the Windows 10 privacy tool. We reviewed the initial version of Debotnet here on Ghacks in December 2019 and concluded that it was a promising […]

ExifTool is an open source and cross-platform metadata editor

ExifTool is an open source and cross-platform metadata editor

Metadata is useful in many ways, for instance when it comes to search or the representation of data. A popular type is exif data that's associated with photos. These are used for all […]

DupeKill is a freeware tool that can scan for duplicate files on your computer

DupeKill is a freeware tool that can scan for duplicate files on your computer

If you are running out of storage space on your hard drive, there are a few things you can do. Run Windows' Disk Cleanup tool, delete the browser data, or use programs […]

Klavaro is an open source touch typing tutor for Windows and Linux

Klavaro is an open source touch typing tutor for Windows and Linux

How fast can you type on a keyboard? I can type quite fast and I don't look at the keyboard when I'm typing; this method is called Touch Typing. Sure, I make […]

libreoffice 6.4

Document Foundation releases LibreOffice 6.4

The Document Foundation has released a new version of the Office suite LibreOffice. LibreOffice 6.4 introduces compatibility and performance improvements as well as new and improved features. Downloads of LibreOffice 6.4 are […]