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Member since August 31, 2007

Reviewed MacKeeper 3.7

Google "MacKeeper" before installing this. Pay particular attention to the class action lawsuit over deceptive claims and false advertisement. Read full review

Reviewed Linux Mint 18.2

I've been using mint 17 since the release candidate on virtual box. It runs very well but I just wanted to add that all the wobbly window effects using compiz won't work properly on a virtualbox installation (from Mint forums). I tried it anyway... Read full review

Reviewed GlassWire 1.2.118

Liked the earlier beta but this one cause my win7-64b system to bluescreen. Uninstall fixed. Read full review

Reviewed VirtualBox for Windows 5.1.28-117968

Ugh... 4.14 has some sort of issue on win7. Look on the virtualbox forums about deleting a registry key to get it work. I ended up reverting back to 4.12. Otherwise this is great free software. Read full review

Reviewed Malwarebytes (Beta) 3.2.1.2008 Beta 2

This beta version scans within archives. It didn't seem to run slower than the release version. Top notch software, the Pro version has real-time support which I don't use. Read full review

Reviewed Microsoft Internet Explorer v10 for Windows 7 (64-bit) 10.0.92

Failed to install properly on a bootcamped Mac and a desktop HP using an installer. Both machines were completely up-to-date. IE10 would not run. Uninstalled the update and then later tried to install via microsoft update. Same thing on both... Read full review

Reviewed Dropbox 34.4.22

Installed this on OSX and noticed it really chewed through memory, well over 120 megs of RAM. Didn't care so much for the big box status report. It works fine but I reverted back to stable 1.6.16 version. Read full review

Reviewed CCleaner for Mac OS X 1.14

The final release of CCleaner hangs on start (LION). Deleted all preference files and re-installed, same thing. Will watch as this develops. The windows version is must-have. Read full review

Reviewed Malwarebytes for Windows 3.2.2.2029

Because of this program I've been running without a dedicated antivirus for a couple of months. No problems. Read full review

Reviewed CCleaner for Windows 5.36.6210

Before anyone panics about this being "payware". Notice that link is for "Priority Support". You can still download the free version. Read full review

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7-Zip 17.01 Beta

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AIMP 4.50.2026 Beta 3

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Apple iTunes for Windows 12.7

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Autoruns 13.80

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AxCrypt 2.1.1541.0

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CCEnhancer 4.4.2.1

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CCleaner for Windows 5.36.6210

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ImgBurn 2.5.8.0

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IrfanView 4.44

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POP Peeper 4.0.1

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Revo Uninstaller 2.0.3

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Screamer Radio 0.4.4

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Spybot - Search & Destroy 2.6.46.0

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SpywareBlaster 5.5

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