PC Tools

Switch User Account Control (UAC) in Quiet Mode

Just two weeks ago I wrote a post on how you can disable User Account Control or UAC. But some people are asking if there is a way to disable just the UAC prompt so they don’t have to disable their UAC and leaving their computer less secure.  On those questions I’ve researched on how to run UAC on quiet ... Read More »

How to remove Windows Vista shortcut arrow

Default Icon Shortcut Arrow removed If you are a Windows Vista user I guess you already noticed the huge shortcut arrow on your desktop shortcuts. If you don’t like to see those huge arrows you can download this small Vista Shortcut Icon remover utility from frameworkx. Download Vista Shortcut Overlay Remover 2.0 Read More »

Best Free Antispyware Programs

With the continuous development in E-commerce and online transaction trends, spyware programs are considered to be one of the biggest threat. Because of the rapid growth, different Anti-spyware are made and can already be found all over the internet…users just have to choose between free and with price. Of course we know the difference of free and paid. Basically free ... Read More »

Meet the newest defragging software

You might think and say that I’m just gonna review and recommend another usual type of defragging software, but guess what I’m gonna introduce a new different type of defragging software. But before I continue to describe this fascinating software let me first explain what is Defragmentation and how it can help optimize your computer’s performance and reliability. Defragmentation is ... Read More »

CCleaner – A Software That Can Really Clean Craps On Your Computer

Finding the right tools to effectively clean unwanted and unnecessary files on your computer is  hard and can sometimes frustrating. There are lots of software out there that claims to be the best PC cleaner but most of the time they do is clean your pocket. When I look and test a cleaner I always checked on how effective it ... Read More »

The easy way to Fix your Task Manager

One of my client called and he said that while he was comfortably surfing the net one of his programs just stops responding, of course most of us do when a certain programs just stop working or hangs the first thing that always comes to our mind to quickly end the suffering of that program is to end it using ... Read More »

Give your PC a nice looking Program Launcher

I am the kind of person that wants my desktop to look always fresh, I’m not satisfied with how the Windows Icons and themes look like so I use applications and I constantly change my desktop theme and wallpapers. I’m always hungry to find something new to bring back the excitement on the visual aspect of my desktop, I always ... Read More »

How you can Recover data lost and Prevent cyclic redundancy check data errors (CRC Errors)

There are lots of technical resources on the Web that discuss cyclic redundancy checks (CRCs). In simple terms, a CRC is bit of mathematics used to ensure that your data is OK when being transfered. It’s a checking procedure that quickly identifies when data has been damaged. If you get this message, it means that the file being read by

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The Best Free Tools to Remove Spyware, Adware, and Malware

If you have been on the Internet for any length of time, you’ve probably ran across the topic of spyware, adware, or malware. These are programs that has installed on your computer, many times without your permission, or accidentally by clicking on a popup ad, etc. The problem with these programs is they will slow your computer down, make changes ... Read More »

Restore your desktop icons arrangement

Do you share your PC at home? Do you feel like sitting beside your computer 24/7 every time someone uses your PC? Why? Because your fellow user has a habit of changing your desktop setup… and worse leaving it full of thrash?.

Worst, when your self-ordered computer will rearrange these icons with no particular reason. You have tried

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