Here's a utility that
will tell you exactly what is inside a computer. You get a report
that includes, not only the hardware, but the software along with
each program's license number and software keys. And, it's free.
Just download here and run it.
Here's another one that's very small and gives
you all sorts of information about your motherboard, memory, processor
and much more. It's great when you want to add memory to
your system and don't know if you have room for more (an empty
slot) and what type to buy. Check processor type and speed and
Here are two utilities that provide for erasing/overwriting
data on your hard disk drive so that it cannot ever be recovered.
Here's one that can recover files deleted
by accident or lost when your PC froze, crashed or performed some
strange action. PC
Inpector File Recovery
This group are all links to PC Magazine's
SuperGuide We review 189 utilities: There's one for nearly
every PC task imaginable!
and Recovery Safeguard against lost data. Don't be scared:
Today's solutions are easy, cheap and accessible.
Office Tools Add new, sweet functions to your suite.
Utilities Move to a new PC easily while retaining that familiar
look and feel.
Utilities Quick remedies for sprucing up your system.
Tools Get the most out of your drive from organization to
Utilities Printing options you didn't know you even wanted.
Suites Get virus protection, encryption, and more all in
one neat little package.
Customization Use one of these nifty screen savers, or change
your desktop's appearance altogether.
Management View files and convert formats.
Tools Manipulate, search and sort text easier and in new
Utilities Surf smarter, speed downloads, stop pop-ups and
Capture Utilities Get the shot of the Web site, video or
program on your screen.
Assess, monitor and troubleshoot with these $99 or less toolboxes.
and Macro Assign hot keys and create toolbars to automate
Oil Not all utilities are useful: The truth behind the Web.
Download Direct Click on a product name to download the
utility or, where applicable, sign up for the service.
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side for individual utility categories
Magazine's Utility Treasure Chest
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you can only find right at PCMag.com:
Cop Stop annoying pop-ups and invasive cookies.
Cop Control the programs that load on your system and appear
in your taskbar.
Cop Lets you disable Browser Helper Objects without uninstalling
2 Find out which tasks are running on your PC and which
are safe to close.