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Check the Health of Your Hard Drives and Storage Devices with this Free Disk Scanner 26. March 2015 - 14:02
Create a Bootable USB Key (Thumb Drive) in Windows Vista/7 with the Command Line 1. March 2011 - 15:42
Create Your Own Custom Windows Hotkeys with this Free Utility 9. September 2014 - 13:01
Creating and Managing Windows 7 and 8 System Restore Points the Really Easy Way 15. May 2014 - 13:42
Dandy Dozen of Free Windows Programs that I Install on Every New PC 30. September 2014 - 13:37
Do You Want to Continue Receiving Information from Gizmo's Freeware? 28. May 2018 - 12:06
Download Network Forensics ($32 value) for free for a limited time 15. December 2018 - 0:53
Easier Way to Use and Manage Libraries in Windows 7 and 8 20. May 2013 - 1:23
Easily and Safely Eject USB Drives and Memory Cards 10. April 2014 - 0:41
Easy Way to Customize the System Folders “Computer” in Windows 7 and 8 and “This PC” in Windows 8.1 21. July 2014 - 12:39
Easy Way to List the Details of All the Drivers on Your PC 9. January 2015 - 13:41
Easy Way to Open Safe Mode in Windows 7 and Windows 8/8.1 14. October 2014 - 13:41
Easy Way to Securely Erase a Drive 17. July 2012 - 0:28
Easy Way to Select Files in Windows Vista and Windows 7 with Check Boxes 6. April 2011 - 22:55
Easy Way to Set Up a New Wireless Network Connection in Windows 3. November 2015 - 23:58
Easy Ways to Run Windows Programs with Restricted Rights 17. February 2011 - 22:27
Eight Lesser-Known Windows 10 Features and Settings Worth Exploring 10. August 2015 - 20:31
Eight PDF Files You Don’t Want to Open 21. May 2013 - 18:03
Eighteen Articles to Help Make You a Google Expert 22. November 2014 - 16:37
Excellent Free Media Player VLC Gets Substantial Cross-Platform Update 28. February 2015 - 1:12
Fast and Easy Way to Combine Multiple Microsoft Word Documents 3. August 2012 - 14:05
Fast Way to Troubleshoot Problems in Windows 8 and 8.1 23. June 2014 - 13:51
Find Out All about Your Android Hardware with this Free App 22. August 2013 - 0:52
Find Out All about Your PC with this Free Utility 29. November 2014 - 17:21
Firefox and Chrome Browser Extensions that Check for Heartbleed 15. April 2014 - 17:03

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