Classic Shell v4.3.0

Classic Shell is a free software that enhances the usability of Windows and empowers you to use the computer the way you like it:

  1. Highly customizable start menu with multiple styles and skins
  2. Quick access to recent, frequently-used, or pinned programs
  3. Find programs, settings, files and documents
  4. Start button for Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1 and Windows 10
  5. Toolbar and status bar for Windows Explorer
  6. Caption and status bar for Internet Explorer
Classic Shell

Classic Shell

Homepage: http://www.classicshell.net/

Download page: http://www.classicshell.net/downloads/

License: Freeware

Version: v4.3.0 (30 Jul 2016)

Change Log:

– Improved support for Windows 10 Anniversary Update (AKA Redstone)
– Taskbar skinning – change background color, texture, and text color
– New Metallic skin with many new skin features
– New menu animations
– New ability to execute some start menu commands from the command line
– New buttons for Explorer to change folder settings and to create zip archive
– New ability to change the font and size of the status bar in Explorer
– Multiple minor improvements and bugfixes
– Installer is available in Spanish- Compatibility with Windows 10 Redstone 1 Build 14393
– The Settings window has Minimize and Maximize buttons
– The Settings window can be moved with Alt+Space -> M
– Multiple reliability improvements to showing Windows 10 Start Menu
– Fixed the problems with the taskbar on secondary monitor on latest release of Windows 10
– Fix for jumplists in the Midnight skin when the search box is hidden
– Added Icelandic to the list of supported languages
– The flag icons on Language tab in Settings are larger if the DPI is 144 or higher
– New internal skin option “SEARCHBOX”, which is true when the search box is visible to allow skins to use different settings based on that
– New internal skin settings, Main_icon_size and Main2_icon_size. You can set them to “none”, “small” and “large” independently to get different sized icons in left and right column of a 2-column menu
– For a skin, the emblem alignment can have two values. If the first alignment refers to the second column, and there is no second column, the second alignment will be used.
– Emblem1_alignmentH=left2|right2
– If you put “none” in the tooltip for Edit Menu Item dialog (from Customize Start Menu tab), the tooltip won’t show for that item (similar to “none” for the Icon field)

NB: For Classic Shell 4.2.5 and earlier, version 4.3.0 also incorporates all the features and changes from Classic Shell 4.2.6 beta/4.2.7 beta: http://www.classicshell.net/forum/viewtopic.php?f=4&t=6412

 

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WordWeb v8.02

WordWeb is a one-click and off-line English thesaurus and dictionary for Windows that can look up words in almost any program.

Features include:

  1. Definitions and synonyms
  2. Related words
  3. 5000 audio pronunciations
  4. 65 000 text pronunciations150 000 root words
  5. 120 000 synonym sets
WordWeb

WordWeb

Homepage: http://wordweb.info/free/

Download page: http://wordweb.info/cgi-bin/geoip/wordweb.exe

License: Freeware

Version: v8.02 (19 Jun 2016)

Change Log:
– Adds new words and minor fixes.

DBeaver v3.7.2

DBeaver is a free, multi-platform and universal database manager for developers, SQL programmers, database administrators and analysts. This software tool supports many databases including but not limited to:

  • MySQL
  • SQLite
  • PostgreSQL
  • Oracle
  • Microsoft SQL Server
  • IBM DB2
  • Sybase
  • MongoDB and etc.

General features includes:

  1. Connection manager
  2. Metadata browser
  3. SQL Editor
  4. Data viewer/editor
  5. Data/metadata search
  6. Database structure compare
  7. Data transfer (export/import)
  8. ER Diagrams
  9. Query Manager
  10. Extra views
  11. Driver manager
DBeaver

DBeaver

Homepage: http://dbeaver.jkiss.org/

Download page: http://dbeaver.jkiss.org/download/

License: Free

Version: v3.7.2 (25 Jul 2016)

Change Log:
– Icons were fixed (Linux and MacOS)
– PostgreSQL: procedure parameter types fix
– Oracle: schema metadata read fixed
– DB2 v11: metadata read fix
– DB2: DECFLOAT support fixed
– MySQL: alter user SQL fixed
– MySQL: procedure body read fixed
– SQL keywords fix
– SQL quoted identifiers support fixed
– ResultSet SQL generation redesign
– ResultSet refresh fix
– ResultSet print (plaintext)
– Locked connections support
– Import connections from CSV/XML
– Import connections from SQL Developer
– Bookmarks folders support fixed
– Search data: search in UUID columns
– Many minor bugs were fixed

WPS Office Free v10.1.0.5656

WPS Office is the perfect free office suite for the home or student:

  • Includes Writer, Presentation and Spreadsheets
  • Instantly familiar and easy to use user interface
  • Fully compatible with Microsoft Office (supports docx, pptx and xlsx)
  • 100% free for home or student use
  • Supports English, Spanish, Portuguese, French and German
WPS Office

WPS Office

Homepage: https://www.wps.com/

Download page: https://www.wps.com/wps-office-personal

License: Freeware (for home and student)

Version: v10.1.0.5656 (23 Jul 2016)

Change Log:
– Bug fix for activation failure when setting the internet connection of WPS Office as Automatically Detect Proxy Settings in IE while the proxy settings in IE is null.

CCleaner v5.20.5668

CCleaner is a must have Windows application to clean your windows PC:

  1. Easy to use
  2. Free out disk spaces (delete temporary files that are not deleted automatically)
  3. Protect your privacy (delete your browsing history, cookies etc)
  4. Makes your computer run faster (cleans up unused files and settings which take up hard drive space making computer slower and slower)
CCleaner

CCleaner

Homepage: https://www.piriform.com/

Download page: https://www.piriform.com/ccleaner/download

License: Freeware

Version: v5.20.5668 (19 Jul 2016)

Change Log:
– Improved Firefox Internet Cache cleaning
– Improved Chrome Download History cleaning
– Added Vivaldi browser cleaning
– Optimized Silent Update functionality (Professional only)
– Improved DPI awareness and high DPI support
– Added Turkmen translation
– Minor bug fixes and GUI improvements

WPS Office Free v10.1.0.5652

WPS Office is the perfect free office suite for the home or student:

  • Includes Writer, Presentation and Spreadsheets
  • Instantly familiar and easy to use user interface
  • Fully compatible with Microsoft Office (supports docx, pptx and xlsx)
  • 100% free for home or student use
  • Supports English, Spanish, Portuguese, French and German
WPS Office

WPS Office

Homepage: https://www.wps.com/

Download page: https://www.wps.com/wps-office-personal

License: Freeware (for home and student)

Version: v10.1.0.5652 (14 Jul 2016)

Change Log:

Globally
  • Added support for changing measurement units in Spreadsheets and Presentation.
    (Option->General and Save->Measurement units).
    Default unit now follows the system settings.
  • Added ability to switch between Simple Chinese and Traditional Chinese in the English version.
  • Fixed the bug that prevented enterprise users activating WPS Office if they used a proxy server for internet connection.
    (WPS Office Configuration Tools ->Update Settings ->Internet Connection)
  • Fixed the application window bug that prevented window from being adjusted to a minimum size.
  • Fixed the temporary file cleaning bug in Writer and Presentation when saving files to the Egnyte Drive folder.
  • Fixed the bug that caused Endnote and OpenXML/ODF Translator Add-ins for Office to not be loaded correctly.
WPS Writer
  • Fixed the bug that caused Writer to sometimes crash when users created or printed an envelope.
  • Fixed the bug that prevented three dots (…) from being automatically replaced as Horizontal Ellipsis.
  • Fixed the bug that automatically capitalized the first letter of a word next to ellipsis.
WPS Spreadsheets
  • Fixed the bug that caused Russian letters to overlap when the font is set to italic Calibri.
  • Fixed the malfunction of Subtotal feature in Spanish, French, German and Russian version.
  • Fixed the bug where under English (United Kingdom) setting, Spreadsheets did not show the English Pound mark ₤ when setting the cell format to default currency format.
  • Fixed the bug where under Vietnamese (Vietnam) setting, if users first input the date as day/month/year, date format would change when users edited the cell again.

DBeaver v3.7.1

DBeaver is a free, multi-platform and universal database manager for developers, SQL programmers, database administrators and analysts. This software tool supports many databases including but not limited to:

  • MySQL
  • SQLite
  • PostgreSQL
  • Oracle
  • Microsoft SQL Server
  • IBM DB2
  • Sybase
  • MongoDB and etc.

General features includes:

  1. Connection manager
  2. Metadata browser
  3. SQL Editor
  4. Data viewer/editor
  5. Data/metadata search
  6. Database structure compare
  7. Data transfer (export/import)
  8. ER Diagrams
  9. Query Manager
  10. Extra views
  11. Driver manager
DBeaver

DBeaver

Homepage: http://dbeaver.jkiss.org/

Download page: http://dbeaver.jkiss.org/download/

License: Free

Version: v3.7.1 (11 Jul 2016)

Change Log:
– DBeaver logo and icons were redesigned
– Results order/refresh has been fixed
– PostgreSQL: alter column SQL fixed
– Oracle: PL/SQL block processing was improved (DECLARE/BEGIN/END)
– Oracle: output reading was fixed
– JDBC: case-sensitive indexes reading was fixed
– Results filter menu was extended
– Project explorer view: scripts can be copy/pasted from OS file system
– SQL keywords were updated
– Korean localization was added