CCleaner is a must have Windows application to clean your windows PC:
- Easy to use
- Free out disk spaces (delete temporary files that are not deleted automatically)
- Protect your privacy (delete your browsing history, cookies etc)
Download page: https://www.piriform.com/ccleaner/download/slim
Version: v4.18.4844 (26 Sep 2014)
– Added Active System Monitoring for Free users
– Improved Firefox Saved Password cleaning.
– Improved Opera History cleaning.
– Improved 64-bit build architecture for Window 8 and 8.1.
– Added Ashampoo Burning Studio 14, XnView and FastStone Capture cleaning.
– Improved localization support.
– Minor GUI Improvements.
– Minor bug fixes.
Foxit Reader is a free, feature rich, fast and lightweight PDF reader.
- PDF Viewer – Lighting fast PDF view and print of PDF files and portfolios quickly without exhausting system resources.
- Easily View Multiple PDF Files – Multi-tab style document display allows users to go back and forth between different PDF documents quickly and easily.
- Configurable PDF Viewer – Configure document views with read mode, reverse view, and text viewer options. Configure page display with full screen, single page, continuous scrolling, split, two page facing, continuous facing, separate cover page, auto-scroll, and page transition options.
- Bookmark Support – Easily add, edit, and modify bookmarks in a PDF document.
- Multiple Views – Rotate pages between landscape and portrait. Configure zooming or adjust magnification using the marquee, loupe, and magnifier tools.
Download page: http://www.foxitsoftware.com/downloads/
Version: v22.214.171.1246 (24 Sep 2014)
– Shared Review for Desktop and Mobile Users
– 2D Barcode Displaying
– Optimized PCL Printing
– Free-form Annotation with PSI (Pressure Sensitive Ink)
– Bi-directional Language Support
– Signature Verification on XFA Forms
– Friendly Ribbon Customization
– Improved Text Copy with Formatting Maintained
– Improved SharePoint Network Drive Support
– Fixed the critical issues on Microsoft Touch Screen where:
1) Users cannot exit Full Screen Mode;
2) Users cannot bring out the context menu by tap-and-hold;
3) Users cannot move up or down the annotation objects.
– Fixed an issue where an error prompted when users emailed a file with CJK characters in the file name if Windows locale was set to English.
In my Windows 7 desktop, mRemoteNG easily took more than 10 seconds to launch.
After bearing with this slow startup for some time, I finally decided to find the workaround or a fix to this problem.
A quick Google leads to the mRemoteNG forum and indeed, there are also others facing similar issue and a workaround is provided.
The solution is to add the following lines of code to the end of mRemoteNG.exe.config file located in C:\Program Files (x86)\mRemoteNG or in the directory where mRemoteNG.exe is installed:
Refer to the screenshot below:
mRemoteNG Config File
Notepad++ is a free source code editor and Notepad replacement that supports several languages. It is also a very powerful editor that supports plugins to extend its already comprehensive built-in features and usability.
- Syntax Highlighting and Syntax Folding
- User Defined Syntax Highlighting and Folding
- PCRE (Perl Compatible Regular Expression) Search/Replace
- GUI entirely customizable
- Document Map
- Auto-completion: Word completion, Function completion and Function parameters hint
- Multi-Document (Tab interface)
- WYSIWYG (Printing)
- Zoom in and zoom out
- Multi-Language environment supported
- Macro recording and playback
- Launch with different arguments
Download page: http://notepad-plus-plus.org/download/
Version: v6.6.9 (8 Sep 2014)
– Fix comment command bug that the comment symbols isn’t set on the first column for Fortran.
– Add python parson for function List.
– Make icons’ background colour transparent for functionList and projectManager.
– New feature: Apply new file default settings on created new file (opened via command line).
– Fix colour picker’ chooser bug which does not work well.
mRemoteNG is multi-protocol remote connections manager that allows you to view and manage all of your remote connections in a simple yet powerful tabbed interface.
mRemoteNG supports the following protocols:
- RDP (Remote Desktop/Terminal Server)
- VNC (Virtual Network Computing)
- ICA (Citrix Independent Computing Architecture)
- SSH (Secure Shell)
- Telnet (TELecommunication NETwork)
- HTTP/HTTPS (Hypertext Transfer Protocol)
- Raw Socket Connections
Download page: http://www.mremoteng.org/download
License: Free (open source)
Version: v1.72 (13 Nov 2013)
– Unable to run VBS script as an external tool
– Incorrect escaping of quotation marks in external tool arguments
A lightweight Android application that shows the battery information and estimation time for full charge or remaining usage time.
- Show battery status (level, temperature in Celsius or Farenheit, voltage etc.)
- Notify when battery is being consumed too fast
- Battery usage by applications
- Battery history graph
- CPU and memory
Download page: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=personal.jhjeong.app.batterylite
License: Auto-launching when plugged for charging, not every time but per 3~4 hours.
Version: v3.1.7 (28 Aug 2014)
– Fixed minor bugs
– Fixed typo
– Added Bluetooth permission again: dropped in the previous version
A free personal finance software known for its simplicity and ease of use.
- It is a good alternative to Quicken or Microsoft Money personal finance software.
- Track your spending habits and see where the money goes – generate any home budget report by categories or payors/payees, including pie charts.
- Track performance of investments.
- Includes saving calculator, a loan calculator to plan debt payments for your home budget and a professional mortgage calculator to estimate future mortgage payments.
- Includes a schedule and calendar to remind and show you when your bills should be paid.
Download page: http://www.mechcad.net/products/acemoney/download.shtml
License: Free but limited to 2 accounts
Version: v4.35.2 (4 Feb 2014)
– Fixed Bloomberg quotes
– Updated online banks