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Member since October 2, 2002

Reviewed WinSnap 5.1.3

PicPick ( is really better than this; and not just because PicPick is freeware for home users; the post capture tools are just "not there yet"

Another alternative is Greenshot (

My choice;... Read full review

Reviewed Malwarebytes for Windows v1.0.613

Excellent software ... but the update downloads ~4+ MB every time!!! WTF!!!

Deltas anyone?!?! Read full review

Reviewed Free Download Manager for Windows 5.1.37

3.4 alpha (902) doesn't show up in the tray after Windows starts. I have to kill the fdm.exe process and restart it to make it show up in the tray.

Otherwise, the best! Read full review

Reviewed Sysinternals Suite 06/28/2019

Must have tools for any Windows system. Allows you to do very interesting stuff.

*** They should really repack this as a .7z archive ... will help people like me to save bandwidth!!! Read full review

Reviewed MobaXterm 10.9

This should get 6 (six) stars. The concept is quite amazing.

Quick explanation: Gives you an X server on the Windows machines which allows you to s***o remote *nix machines with X forwarding enabled!
This allows you to run remote X based... Read full review

Reviewed Astroburn Pro 2.2.0

This *is* "free" in the sense that while installing you have to UNCHECK the option "I have a commercial license" and then it goes into a "Personal License" mode.

So I guess this is freeware for personal use!

I don't know whether it disables... Read full review

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