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[v9.21] AMCap – Camera video & still capture based on DirectShow

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At first, I wasn’t sure, and disinclined to find out what kind of relationship is between Noël Danjou’s AMCap and the early discontinued, even gone Microsoft’s AMCAP (AKA: USB 2.0 Camera). After all, they look exactly the same (includes name, interface, and most features). But gradually I began to realize that, AMCap is just a upgraded/enhanced and commercial edition of the freeware AMCAP.

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[v6.5.53] Driver Talent – One-stop Windows Drivers download, update, fix and manage

OSToto‘s Driver Talent (formerly called DriveTheLife) is a professional devices driver management tool, which can automatically scan and detect all the hardware in your computer, then intelligently choose the most suitable and stable drivers to install, update, or repair and backup. All you have to do is just one click.

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[v5.70] HD Tune Pro – Representative hard drive test & diagnosis utility

As far as I can see, HD Tune Pro has been the best and most popular universal hard disk testing and diagnostic toolkit all the time. It can show you all the performance parameters of any kind of storage media, including Firmware version, Capacity, Serial number, Buffer size, SATA standard, supported UDMA mode and the supported features like read-write speed, burst rate, … Continue reading [v5.70] HD Tune Pro – Representative hard drive test & diagnosis utility

ImDisk – Virtual disk driver and RAM disk creator

By modifying the environment variables of system or software to save a variety of commonly used temporary folders (Temp, IE Cache, Download folder, for example) to the virtual hard disk (RAM drive), we can effectively improve the file reading/writing speed and software running speed. And in fact, it can also reduce the reading/writing times of physical disk so as to prolong its service life to some extent.

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Gilisoft MP3 CD Maker – Create MP3/WMA format of music CD/DVD from audio/video files

As is known to all, the capacity of a piece of CD can accommodate up to hundreds of or even thousands of MP3/WMA format of music files, while the traditional music CD can hold at most dozens of high-definition music files in CD format. Therefore, people who demand less for sound quality usually want to be able to burn their collected, favorite MP3 or WMA format of music into an audio CD. But the problem is, the music CDs burned using the common CD/DVD burning software are almost always not playable in the car carried CD player. In fact, that is just because we did not choose the right tool.

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XBoot – Multi-System bootable USB/ISO creator

You may have such needs: to create a multi-system bootable USB drive or ISO image; to install multiple operating systems via a single USB storage device; to boot and direct run, use multiple operating systems from only one USB drive; to create a Live Linux CD or Rescue CD, and so on. If it is a similar situation, then XBoot can meet your requirements.

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[v9.1.0.0] DVDFab Passkey – Remove all known DVD/Blu-ray disc protections with ease

Are you still upset about the protective restriction of DVD and Blu-ray movies? Now you can use DVDFab Passkey to easily and quickly remove it. DVDFab Passkey is an optical disc decryptor from China (its essence is based on the Windows driver), which is specially designed for removing various protection mechanisms (such as regional restriction, anti-copy, etc.) of DVD and Blu-ray discs. Its function is similar to AnyDVD, but it is completely free of charge.

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