Best Free Text Editors

Best Free Text Editors

Text editors are used by programmers and developers for manipulating plain text source code, editing configuration files or viewing error logs. Text editors are scaled-down from the full functionality of an integrated development environment (IDE), but may have plugins that blur the lines between the two. Here’s our pick of the best text editors. Sublime […Read More]

Better way to manage Windows Firewall

Better way to manage Windows Firewall

Windows built-in firewall is not so intuitive to configure and manage, which is why most of the time will just leave users intimidated to touch the default settings. Windows Firewall Control is a powerful tool which extends the functionality of Windows Firewall and provides new extra features which makes Windows Firewall even better, easier to use […Read More]

How To Search Inside Multiple Text Files on Windows

How To Search Inside Multiple Text Files on Windows

Most of us rely on in built search application to find files and launch programs, but searching for text within files is limited to specific file types or non-existent by default. If you don’t want to install any third-party software and you are comfortable with the command line, then you should skip to the bottom […Read More]

Convert Windows installation to virtual machine image

Convert Windows installation to virtual machine image

The conversion of a live Windows system to a VHD (Virtual Hard Disk – Microsoft’s Virtual Machine disk format) image is very easy thanks to Sysinternals excellent Disk2vhd program for Windows. Once converted you can use your VHD image with Microsoft Virtual PC or Microsoft Hyper-V virtual machines (VMs). The difference between Disk2vhd and other […Read More]

The new Linux-based OS aims for security with usability

The new Linux-based OS aims for security with usability

Subgraph OS is an “adversary resistant computing platform.” It’s similar to Tails in that it’s based on Debian Linux and all traffic is forced through Tor. Subgraph OS is a relatively lightweight and is based on a foundation designed to be resistant to attacks against operating systems and the applications they run. The OS comes with […Read More]

TeraCopy now supports executing PowerShell scripts

TeraCopy now supports executing PowerShell scripts

The most recent version of the popular file copy tool for Windows, comes with support for running Powershell scripts. TeraCopy is a popular copy handler which can take over the default copy and move functions of Windows Explorer. The program supports a set of features that Windows’ default copy and move functions don’t support. This […Read More]

A Free Open-Source Web Security Dojo

A Free Open-Source Web Security Dojo

A free open-source self-contained training environment for Web Application Security penetration testing. The Web Security Dojo is for learning and practicing web app security testing techniques. It is ideal for self-teaching and skill assessment, as well as training classes and conferences since it does not need a network connection. The Dojo contains everything needed to […Read More]

NTFS vs FAT32 vs exFAT File Systems

NTFS vs FAT32 vs exFAT File Systems

A file system is a process that manages how and where data on a storage disk is stored, accessed and managed. Typically manages operations, such as storage management, file naming, directories/folders, metadata, access rules and privileges. There are many types of files systems available for different storage options. Here in this article we will be […Read More]

Free antispy tool for Windows 10

Free antispy tool for Windows 10

With this simple portable utility you can take full control over which comfort functions under Windows 10 you wish to use, and you decide when the passing on of your data goes too far. Using a very simple interface, you decide how Windows 10 should respect your privacy by deciding which unwanted functions should be […Read More]

Best Open Source Office Suites

Best Open Source Office Suites

Open source office software has come a long way in recent years, so choosing free software over expensive proprietary software doesn’t mean you’ll lose features and support. Today’s open source office productivity software is feature-rich and provides access to online documentation and large communities of users and developers. Choices abound, but few are worth your […Read More]

Use Windows File History to Back Up Your Data

Use Windows File History to Back Up Your Data

File History is a built-in tool that was first introduced in Windows 8 and it allows you to recover files you might have accidentally deleted, or restore a modified document to an earlier version. Windows 10 offers an improved version of the File History tool. Here’s a rundown of how it works, configuration tips, and […Read More]

Remove old and corrupt Windows update files

Remove old and corrupt Windows update files

Microsoft has just released its biggest update to Windows 10 yet. The Creators Update introduces lots of new features and general improvements. However, a big update like this requires a big download, and the installation files that Microsoft places on your system don’t get removed afterwards. Fortunately it’s easy enough to reclaim this lost free […Read More]

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