All utilities are for Win98, Win2000, and WinXP unless otherwise noted.
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Description: Copy floppy disks in one pass. This program will work under Win3.1, Win9x, NT/2000 and WinXP.
Description: Remove all startup programs from the Win.ini, Startup folder and the Registry. They can be put back at a later time. This program is for Win98, Win2000 and XP.
Description: Compare two CD's to see if the copy is the same. Also will calculate the CRC's for any files or folders.
Description:This program will create a check register that you can use to balance your checkbook. You enter the checks and deposits just as you would on the register that comes with your checks. The balances will automatically be calculated. Requires the VB run time library (see below).
Description: Keep a list of tasks that must be applied to many objects. If you maintain many computers, this is a great way to keep track of what upgrades have been done on each machine.
Description: Shows the free space on all your drives. This program will work on Win9x and above.
Description: Adds up all your files so you can see how much space is wasted due to large clusters. Graphically shows the distribution of files by size. Works with FAT, FAT32 and NFTS.
Description: Change the case, file extensions or file dates for a group of files. Make long names into short names. Rename files using an index number, great for photos. Create a group of folders using an index number. Also backup floppies to your hard drive or any other removable media.
Description: This program can be used to create a web page from your Internet Explorer favorites. You can select which favorites will appear on the web page. By supplying a header and a footer file you can control the appearance of the web page. If you use Firefox you can use this program to convert your bookmarks into favorites.
Description: Find duplicate files on all your hard drives.
Description: Quickly find any folders on any of your hard drives.
Description: Backup selected folders to your network or a Zip drive. You build a list of folders that need to be saved. Each time you run the program it will copy those folders to the drive you select. You can either copy all the files or only the ones that have changed.
Description: This program can be used to synchronize folders on a computer, between different computers or between your hard drive and a CD-RW or a flash drive. You can choose to copy or move newer or missing files from one folder to another or to make the folders identical. The synchronize operations will be stored in a list so you can choose one without having to start from scratch.
Description: View or edit a file in hex. Great for looking inside an executable file.
Description: Check your html documents for errors such as unknown tags, unbalanced tags and unmatched quotes. This program is perfect for the person who creates their own html files from scratch.
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Description: Scans your hard drive for any of the utilities on this page. If they are old versions then the latest version will be downloaded from the Internet. The downloaded utility will replace the old version automatically.
Description: Be reminded of important dates such a birthdays and anniversaries. The program will pop up if a date is within a specified range.
Description: This program is used for testing devices connected to your serial port. You can send commands to the device and see what kind of response you get.
Description: An icon you can put on your desktop that will shutdown the computer when clicked.
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Description: An icon you can put on your desktop that will put your computer in the standby mode (low power). Requires Win2000 or better.
Description: Find strings in a group of text files. Good way for programmers to search their source code.
Description: Store text information in folders you create. This is a great way to organize all your miscellaneous notes into a hierarchical form for easy retrieval.
Description:This program can be used to keep phone numbers and addresses of friends. By double clicking you can dial the number using your modem or speakers. The data can be printed so you can carry it with you. Think of it as a poor man's PDA.
Description: ASCII text editor. Works with files greater than 64k.
Description: Print Assembly, Pascal or C source code with a left margin and syntax highlighting.
All utilities are available on an "as is basis". I make no claims that they will work on your system. Use them at your own risk. You are free to use them as you like but remember that I own the rights to them.