Tag Archives: freeware

ClipX – Best free clipboard enhancing tool

Almost every day we need to repeat copying/pasting operations countlessly, yet the Windows built-in clipboard can only hold one record every time, and disappears immediately after shutdown; Storing them in a plain text document does not support multimedia file formats; Using Office document instead, neither does that support shortcut link and other special formats, nor the multimedia typesetting format is easy to control in style; In particular, separating text content and media files is always not a good idea.
Continue reading ClipX – Best free clipboard enhancing tool

CrystalDiskInfo – Sought-after hard drive health monitor

The data stored in hard drive is almost always important (also vital for few guys), so it’s necessary to regularly check their health status. CrystalDiskInfo is an open-source, free hard disk detection tool from Japan. It can provide comprehensive health info of HDD/SSD through reading its S.M.A.R.T. data (which can be used to monitor and analyze the health condition of hard drive in real time).
Continue reading CrystalDiskInfo – Sought-after hard drive health monitor

ScreenToGif – Record screen as GIF animation

For users who often need to make all kinds of demonstration tutorials, instead of recording screen actions into a huge video file or converting the demo video to a GIF animation image, it is better to directly record the actions on screen as GIF with one step. And compared with similar GIF screen-capture software, the outstanding one is undoubtedly ScreenToGif.

Continue reading ScreenToGif – Record screen as GIF animation

MPC-BE – It is slowly replacing the position of MPC-HC

With the classic MPC (Media Player Classic) and powerful MPC-HC (Home Cinema), why do we need this MPC-BE (Black Edition) that mainly developed by Russian programmers separated from the MPC-HC team? Reason is, not only is it based on the former two, but also contains additional features and bug fixes.

Continue reading MPC-BE – It is slowly replacing the position of MPC-HC

Pencil – Cross-platform free GUI prototype designer

Pencil is a free, open-source sketch mapping and GUI prototyping tool from Vietnam. Its hand-painted style can match the effect of drawing on paper veritably, and can independently run on Windows, Linux and Mac OS platforms or even installed as plugin of Firefox.

Continue reading Pencil – Cross-platform free GUI prototype designer

John’s Background Switcher – Montage style desktop wallpaper automatic changer

It isn’t unusual to automatically change the desktop wallpaper using software (even it has built in this function since Windows 7). However, one characteristic of John’s Background Switcher (JBS for short) is that it combines the montage style of photo wall effects with wallpaper’s layout. This undoubtedly makes the desktop wallpaper get the greatest degree of personalization, which is also the function many users have been looking for!

Continue reading John’s Background Switcher – Montage style desktop wallpaper automatic changer

NVDA – Popular free screen reader for vision impaired people

Compared with other expensive screen reading software, NVDA (short for NonVisual Desktop Access) is a very excellent and popular free, open-source screen reader specially designed for visual-disables to operate Windows OS and applications on it.

Continue reading NVDA – Popular free screen reader for vision impaired people