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Wallpaper Cycler Pro 3.6.0.180 32x32 pixels icon Wallpaper Cycler Pro 3.6.0.180
Cool Timer 5.2.3.3 32x32 pixels icon Cool Timer 5.2.3.3
Eyes Relax 0.87 32x32 pixels icon Eyes Relax 0.87
Manage all your wallpapers in multi-level categories and cycle them. Add calenders, quotes, notes, rss news headlines, webcams, effects and more to your desktop. Tags can be used for Smart Orientation, Search Folders,...
Handy timer solution with many cool features. Can be used like an oven timer in countdown mode, an alarm clock, or a stopwatch. Unique visualization feature shows time passage graphically. Set multiple alarms with many options. Great for teachers.
Eyes Relax is a little free Windows utility that reminds you about taking breaks when working with computers. You can customize the duration of your work time and length of breaks. A "Parent Mode" feature can be used to make the children take breakes
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Classic Shell 4.3.1 32x32 pixels icon Classic Shell 4.3.1
Classic Shell can replace (or add) a Start menu to a Windows system, add a useful toolbar to the Windows Explorer file manager, and better title and status bar usage within Internet Explorer. Often updated and with upcoming support for Windows 10.
Freeware, Updated 14 August 2017, Reviewed 28 March 2015
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Clover 3.5.4 / 3.0.406 32x32 pixels icon Clover 3.5.4 / 3.0.406
Clover embeds directly in Windows Explorer and changes the whole layout, adding multi-tab support, a feature long requested by Windows fans. It is also very simple, therefore any user will get familiar with it quickly.
Freeware, Updated 16 April 2020, Reviewed 26 November 2012
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Start Menu 8 6.0.0.2 32x32 pixels icon Start Menu 8 6.0.0.2
The Metro interface introduced in Windows 8 and 8.1 was not able to impress most of its users and rather received a lot of criticism. This happened probably because the Windows users are accustomed to and are comfortable with the old and simple Start
Shareware, Updated 16 July 2021, Reviewed 28 March 2015
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Windows 8 Transformation Pack 9.1 32x32 pixels icon Windows 8 Transformation Pack 9.1
If you really like the new design of Windows 8, but don’t want to let go of your Windows 7 operating system just yet. Than the Windows 8 Transformation pack may be a decent alternative. To be honest, with all the grandiose claims of customization p
Freeware, Updated 23 July 2014, Reviewed 28 October 2013
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Desktop Clock-7 4.11 32x32 pixels icon Desktop Clock-7 4.11
Desktop Clock is a handly little piece of software that displays the date, time, and day of the week conveniently with a picture of a clock. You can lock the clock to the system tray so it doesn't disturb your work.
Freeware, Updated 28 November 2020, Reviewed 27 September 2013
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DisplayFusion Pro 9.8 32x32 pixels icon DisplayFusion Pro 9.8
DisplayFusion Pro is a powerful multi-monitor manager that helps you configure your monitors and customize them for a more enjoyable experience. With this software you can add a taskbar to each of your monitors, set and edit wallpapers from your comp
Freeware, Updated 4 May 2021, Reviewed 2 August 2012
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StartIsBack 2.9.15 for Win10 / 1.7.6 for Win8.1 / 2.1.2 for Wi 32x32 pixels icon StartIsBack 2.9.15 for Win10 / 1.7.6 for Win8.1 / 2.1.2 for Wi
StartIsBack is a Start Menu addition and Start Screen optimizer for Windows 8.x. The software will add a Start Menu, but can also switch the Start Screen to a Apps Screen design that removes clutter making the Start Screen more usable.
Demo, Updated 27 June 2021, Reviewed 2 May 2015
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Thoosje Windows 7 Sidebar 2.1.6 32x32 pixels icon Thoosje Windows 7 Sidebar 2.1.6
Thoosje Windows 7 Sidebar is a replacement for the Windows desktop widgets and gadgets. They include a range of small, faster gadgets which use considerably fewer resources than the Windows gadgets that came part of earlier Windows systems.
Freeware, Updated 29 May 2012, Reviewed 30 March 2015
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BioniX Wallpaper Changer Lite 13.11 32x32 pixels icon BioniX Wallpaper Changer Lite 13.11
If desktop background is the task of high priority to you, check out on BioniX Wallpaper Changer. Some people enjoy the ever changing desktop backgrounds while others are obsessed with their desktop colors, schemes, pictures, screensavers. If you enj
Freeware, Updated 10 July 2021, Reviewed 25 October 2013
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Icaros Shell Extensions 3.2.1 32x32 pixels icon Icaros Shell Extensions 3.2.1
Icaros Shell Extensions is a Windows Explorer extension to add better video and audio thumbnails. Pick where in a video track to take the thumbnail capture or use poster art. Selectively turn on/off the thumbnail feature.
Freeware, Updated 20 May 2021, Reviewed 7 September 2015
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Rainmeter 4.3.1 Build 3321 32x32 pixels icon Rainmeter 4.3.1 Build 3321
Manually installing themes can be rather cumbersome and it rarely ever works fine. Rainmeter is a software that takes theming to a whole new level and makes the whole process rather simple. While manufacturers such as Microsoft spend a lot of time pe
Freeware, Updated 22 September 2019, Reviewed 13 December 2011
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FrameDummy 2.0 32x32 pixels icon FrameDummy 2.0
FrameDummy is an app that creates a fake window which can be fully customized to look like a real window. This nifty tool, even though has a simple functionality, can be used in various ways and is ideal for pranks
Freeware, Updated 5 September 2016, Reviewed 12 August 2015
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Start10 0.50 Beta 32x32 pixels icon Start10 0.50 Beta
Start10 is a Start menu replacement for Windows 10 Technical Preview and the subsequent release of Windows 10 OS. It provides a skinnable Start menu experience which can mimic Windows 7 or Windows 10, but adds unified search, and more.
Freeware, Updated 28 April 2015, Reviewed 2 May 2015
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MobiKin Assistant for Android 1.0.0 32x32 pixels icon MobiKin Assistant for Android 1.0.0
MobiKin Assistant for Android is a central manager to allow Android owners to connect their computer via USB and access their mobile device on the PC. Contact information can be viewed, edited, deleted or transferred. Media files can be transferred.
Shareware, Updated 6 April 2015, Reviewed 29 June 2015
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Start8 1.56 32x32 pixels icon Start8 1.56
Start8 is a Start Menu replacement for the Start Screen that comes with Windows 8.1. The new Start Menu includes the best of Windows 7 Start Menu with Metro UI improvements. Windows 8.x hotspots can also be disabled.
Demo, Updated 19 February 2016, Reviewed 29 April 2015
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Launch8 1.15 32x32 pixels icon Launch8 1.15
Launch8 is a quick launch utility for Windows 8. It gives you a stationary dock that remains on your Start screen no matter how much you swipe away from the original home page.
Demo, Updated 26 September 2020, Reviewed 27 May 2014
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NoteFly 3.0.7 32x32 pixels icon NoteFly 3.0.7
NoteFly is a free software available that you can use to create sticky notes in your desktop and customize them to your liking. Features include colorful backgrounds, rich text, notes manager and syntax highlighting for PHP, HTML and SQL. In addition
Freeware, Updated 26 May 2021, Reviewed 19 July 2013
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LoneColor 3.0 32x32 pixels icon LoneColor 3.0
LoneColor is a very easy-to-use application, different from the standard background changing programs. Instead of using images, it gives you surprisingly random colors for your system's desktop on every run of the application.
Freeware, Updated 5 September 2016, Reviewed 12 December 2014
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ZoneOS ZoneScreen 1.1.13.0 32x32 pixels icon ZoneOS ZoneScreen 1.1.13.0
ZoneOS ZoneScreen is a program designed to extend your desktop display using displays from other computers. This is quite a common feature that you can find in many software, but what similar programs don’t provide is the ability to connect the two
Freeware, Updated 3 December 2016, Reviewed 15 November 2012
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nSpaces 1.3.0 32x32 pixels icon nSpaces 1.3.0
nSpaces divides your workspace into virtual desktops. You can create multiple workspaces, each one for a different purpose and with a different set of applications installed; for example you can have a desktop with your developer tools, a desktop wit
Freeware, Updated 2 January 2015, Reviewed 13 November 2012
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Ashampoo Gadge It 1.0.1 32x32 pixels icon Ashampoo Gadge It 1.0.1
The Ashampoo Gadge It allows you to execute files, load web pages, send emails, load pictures with backgrounds, and much more through the use of a creation called "gadgets". This is a very popular and useful program used by thousands of people!
Shareware, Updated 22 March 2012, Reviewed 18 September 2013
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Growl for Windows 2.0.9 Build 2.0.9.1 32x32 pixels icon Growl for Windows 2.0.9 Build 2.0.9.1
Growl for Windows is a freeware that unifies all your applications and notifies you when something happens in one of them. You can get notified when a download finishes or when you receive a new email, without having to manually check it yourself eve
Freeware, Updated 17 May 2012, Reviewed 17 May 2012
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DeskScapes 8.1 32x32 pixels icon DeskScapes 8.1
With DeskScapes you can change your desktop in many ways and make it look exactly how you want it. Included in it are more than 40 special effects and features that allow you to select videos and pictures as your wallpaper, plus create animations usi
Demo, Updated 30 October 2013, Reviewed 19 November 2013
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CubeDesktop NXT 2.0 32x32 pixels icon CubeDesktop NXT 2.0
Cube Desktop is a tool that allows you to create up to six virtual desktops. The switching process between them is done fairly easy. Easy to configure and handle, I’m sure IT engineers will surely appreciate it.
Shareware, Updated 2 March 2020, Reviewed 16 September 2011
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UltraMon 3.4.1 32x32 pixels icon UltraMon 3.4.1
UltraMon is designed to give users with multiple monitors help in order to manage them better and more efficiently. If you have more than one monitor, this program will help you move open windows and maximize them easily, while keeping their position
Shareware, Updated 4 October 2018, Reviewed 3 August 2012
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Mo-Search 6.0.7 32x32 pixels icon Mo-Search 6.0.7
Mo-Search is a feature-rich file system indexing application that provides an enhanced hard drive search interface in which you can quickly locate specific files and lost data. By providing advanced search options and a plethora of criteria to choose
Freeware, Updated 8 August 2016, Reviewed 7 May 2012
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myPhotoFrame 1.4 32x32 pixels icon myPhotoFrame 1.4
myPhotoFrame is a compact app that pins a floating photo frame in your operating system. You can select a single photo file or an entire folder as the source for the floating photo frame.
Shareware, Updated 25 November 2012, Reviewed 3 April 2015
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Eyes Relax 0.87 32x32 pixels icon FEATURED
Eyes Relax 0.87
EyesRelax is a free utility designed to help you take away the stress imposed on your eyes by hours of working at a computer. Anyone whose work is associated with computers is aware of this problem – sooner or later hundreds of hours you spend in f
Freeware, Updated 24 September 2016, Reviewed 10 December 2013
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Dexpot 1.6.14 Build 2439 32x32 pixels icon Dexpot 1.6.14 Build 2439
In essence, the Dexpot software application will help you maximize the efficiency of your monitor by creating up to twenty virtual desktops. Moreover, even though Dexpot enables users to switch between the different displays easily and conveniently,
Freeware, Updated 10 September 2014, Reviewed 10 November 2011
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PNotes.NET 3.8.1.2 32x32 pixels icon PNotes.NET 3.8.1.2
PNotes will let you create desktop sticky notes and customize them in several ways: you can add due dates for them, add tags, encrypt them with passwords, synchronize them in a network, pin them to windows, add images to them… and the list goes on.
Freeware, Updated 25 May 2021, Reviewed 31 May 2013
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