Weekend Roundup December 11, 2009

Here's this week's roundup of sites I think are useful or interesting.

Change Windows Folder Color With Rainbow Folders

If you have lists of folders and want them to be viewed easily, this little utility does the job. The article has a short tutorial on how to use the program, and as noted in the article, the program is old but works with all versions of Windows including Windows 7.

Google Dictionary

Google has very quietly rolled out a dictionary - no ads, and you can look up words using 28 languages.
[The Google Dictionary website was terminated on August 5, 2011.]

Idiot-Proof FTP
One of these days you might find yourself having to move files from one place to another using the oft-dreaded FTP (File Transfer Protocol). Here’s a list of nearly foolproof ways to make the process almost painless. These are all basic programs; if you need more features have a look at our Best Free FTP Client category. I like and use FileZilla, but do have a look at the others as your mileage may vary.


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