With RegTweak access using over 400 options deep into the operating system to make Windows more beautiful, faster and more secure.
You can tweak it including in the following areas:
- Windows Update installation paths, backup and restore
- Starting and stopping the system
- Surface and Explorer (effects Deskop, Explorer, icons, context menus, start menu, control panel, taskbar, task manager, etc.)
- Keyboard / Mouse
- Command line
- Security (UAC, passwords, Security Center, encryption ...)
The use of RegTweak and remains free!
Project Timer is a simple but powerful windows application in the taskbar notification area to manage how much time you've spend on your projects. The use of colour will give a fast overview of which timer is running in the taskbar notification area (tray icon). This way you can quickly but non-intrusively see if the timer for the project you're working on is running. Project Timer can be run in the Cloud and features invoicing for clients.
Desc_250>Desktop panorama is a panoramic virtual desktop where the virtual desktop area is represented as a small surface above the windows taskbar and windows can be freely moved around it - in the same way as they can be moved around the normal desktop. Changing the view (the desktop) is done by selecting an area on the surface using a mouse. Traditional desktop switching is also supported by defining shortcuts.
RadiosDesk is a Windows app with dozens of best radios stations streaming on UK. Installed on your taskbar. No ads, no pop up's, no messages, nothing but just music and news on your headphones while you are working at the office our having fun at home. Some of the radios that you can listen : - All BBC Radios - Capital FM 95,8 - Heart 106,2 - Absolute Radio 105,8 - Ministry of Sound Radio - Kiss 100 - talkSPORT - The Hits Radio - etc...
If you are finding it difficult to check the time in the taskbar, you can use a sidebar gadget such as Talking Clock. The Talking Clock is a unique Windows sidebar gadget that does as it says. It has the ability to tell you what time it is in a loud and clear voice. When you have installed it, it will display a digital clock on the side as well as the date for convenience.
Stop others from tampering with your PC. Deny access to Control Panel applets, disable boot keys, context menus, DOS windows, Registry editing, network access, hide desktop icons, individual drives, Start menu items, taskbar. Apply password protection to Windows, restrict users to running specific applications only, control Internet usage, view statistics of working of your kids or employees.
Access Manager for Windows allows you to restrict access to to key features of Windows, such as Control Panels or Start menu, network, Taskbar, desktop, system tray, Network Access Control Page, Control Internet usage and more. It can also disable the Ctrl+alt+delete keys, the function keys at startup, allows to password protect Windows and restrict users to running specific applications only, control Internet usage, view statistics of computer u
A stock of 86 aviation and transportation icons.Great for navigation systems, flight information desks, logistics and transportation applications. Avia Software Icons are a perfect fit for toolbars, menus, tree views, taskbars, ribbon bars, dock UI elements, buttons, splash screen and banner design. Coming soon: iPhone Icon Extractor
All Icon Sets is the most economical way of getting a huge lot of stock icons. Assembling more than 200 icon collections dedicated to different topics, this mega-set offers a great opportunity to save. With more than 25,000 taskbar, application bar icons, menu and toolbar icons, graphics for ribbon UI and other control elements this set is perfect for building applications targeted to various desktop and mobile platforms.
TaskSpace is a simple Windows application intended to group ANY applications in a single window(task space) to provide fast and easy access to multiple applications simultaneously(no Alt+Tab switching and/or searching for a program in the taskbar is required).
- attach ANY window to the TaskSpace window(drag & drop)
- unite TaskSpace as tabs(drag & drop)
- group different applications in a single TaskSpace(see screenshots)
- save/load TaskSpace configurations
- automatic alignment/adjustment of the windows when TaskSpace size changed
- application control from the system tray(create new TaskSpace, switching)
- remove the TaskSpace from the taskbar, add tray icon for quick access
- detach no longer required windows from the TaskSpace(via the system menu )
- windows automatically returns to desktop when TaskSpace closed
- skins support
- installation is not required
Free Auto Shutdown is able to create schedule to perform the action you choose after next/every restart, once, daily, weekly or on a specific date. When you apply the schedule, it hides its icon on Windows taskbar and runs silently in the background, taking minimum system resources to operate. With this free PC shutdown software, you just leave your programs to do the work and go to sleep.
STEALTH LAUNCHER is single click window launcher application used to collect shortcut buttons. Each button will launch an application or open a file or url address when the user chooses it. After this program running an icon will be displayed at the Taskbar Notification Area, and this
application will be activated (shown) by moving mousecursor and stop for a while at this icon. This Application will auto deactivated (hide) if window focus has changed (loosing focus) or by moving mouse cursor outside client area and the icon and wait for a while.
A single click to launch application that make your desktop more clean, run on Windows XP and above and reguired a mouse.
Password-protected security utility for all Windows. Restrict access to Control Panel, disable Start Menu items, hide drives, disable DOS, boot keys, Registry editing, taskbar, task manager, and network access, hide desktop icons, apply password protection to Windows, and disable running applications. Secure Internet Explorer, disable individual menu items and individual tabs in the Internet Options dialog, as well as specific settings from each.
Password-protected security utility for all Windows. Restrict access to Control Panel, disable Start Menu items, hide drives, disable DOS, boot keys, Registry editing, taskbar, task manager, and network access, hide desktop icons, apply password protection to Windows, and disable running applications. Secure Internet Explorer, disable individual menu items and individual tabs in the Internet Options dialog, as well as specific settings from each
Taskbar Timer is a simple countdown alarm that nicely sits in you system tray. There are three preset timers for 1 minute, 10 minuts and 1 hour which roughly behave like a microwave timer. e.g. to set the timer to 32 minutes you need only press three times the 10 minutes button and 2 times the 1 minute button.
Shutdown8 is a simple program that very simply allows you to add the shutdown button onto the taskbar and select the Shut down, Log off, Restart, Timer, Sleep or Hibernate menu. Users can use the shutdown button on the taskbar more quickly and power off computers at a specified time with a shutdown timer. There are several shutdown software on the market, but Shutdown8 might be the easiest shutdown program for Windows 8 users.
Control your computer by making gestures in front of your webcam! You can simulate mouse movements, the keyboard cursor keys, or control the GiMeSpace virtual desktop manangers.
This program allows you to control your computer by making movements with a flat hand in front of your webcam. There are 3 gestures:
- move in horizontal direction while your hand is vertical.
- move in vertical direction while your hand is horizontal.
- move in horizontal direction with 2 hands making a 'zooming' gesture.
To control a GiMeSpace virtual desktop manager, you need to use one that is capable of this. These are the minimum versions that support this:
GiMeSpace Free Edition version 1.2.0
GiMeSpace Desktop Extender version 2.3.0
GiMeSpace Ultimate Taskbar version 2.3.0
GiMeSpace Desktop Extender 3D version 3.1.0
These programs can be download from http://gimespace.com
You can adjust the sensitivity and the scroll/movement speeds by adjusting the trackbars. You will need to experiment a ...
Aero is normally not available on Windows Vista Home Basic and Windows 7 Home Basic. Furthermore there is an internal hardware check which only allows you to run Aero if passed. This tool can enable Aero for you and additionally disable the hardware check if required! NOTE for Home Basic users: Aero does not mean that transparency will be enabled. Only Aero taskbar thumbnails and maybe some other features will be enabled by this u
Actual Multiple Monitors is the comprehensive solution to improve the functionality of Windows user interface for a comfortable work with multi-monitor setups. The smart app emulates the Taskbar, Start button, system tray and Task Switcher on secondary monitors, and offers new window management services, such as moving a window to another monitor in a single click, easy windows dragging/sizing, emulation of Windows 7 Aero Snap for XP/Vista.
PC Security tweaking software to tweak Windows-based computers. Tweak access to lots of Control Panel applet functions, enforce users to use separate system profile folders, disable selected Start Menu items, lock and protect disk drives in My Computer, disable the DOS and command prompt, interruption boot keys, real DOS mode, Registry editing, taskbar, task manager, and network access, hide desktop icons, and much more.
Start Button Editor is a handy application that can be used by both novices and experts to change the text displayed onto the Start Button.Moreover, users can adjust the size of the Start Button, so that the new title fits perfectly and can be displayed correctly.One can also choose to make the taskbar opaque, or even change the shape of the Start Button to ellipse, rectangle or text.
With Taskbar Hide you can fully control the taskbar.Hide windows program (hide applications) or close them completely through a hotkey,or minimize them to system tray.Hide some less used icons from system tray.Reorder the windows on taskbar based on your choice.Change the icon and title of any window.Automatically maximize all new windows or only new IE windows.Set any application window always on top or show it's property.
It is a small tool that runs in the background and allows you to control CD drives from the taskbar. Many users damages their CD drive by improperly pushing the tray, It prevents accidental damage to drive by automatically closing and opening the drive tray. Its a great tool for laptop users. Includes several features like timed autoclose, disable of autorun, start autorun, browse, drive & disc information, disc insert notification and more.
trimDesk is a smart desktop tool, which can help to handle easily the Windows desktop.
trimDesk can hide or show desktop icons, gadgets, taskbar and wallpaper, or start applications with your favorite desktop settings. You can define also keyboard shortcuts for all the functions.
trimDesk has a very small toolbar that blends perfectly into the desktop. The tool is useful for giving presentations, protect your privacy at work, taking clean screenshots or demonstrating miscellaneous documents. trimDesk allows you to present content on your desktop in whatever way you like.
Control the system volume with keyboard shortcuts or use the configurable 'Exit Windows' button to end your Windows session. With this feature you can shutdown Windows, sign out, hibernate or sleep the computer with one click directly. Alternatively, you can show the Windows shutdown dialog to select the appropriate action by pressing the 'Exit Windows' button.
The tool can be configured with over 2 ...
Chameleon Window Manager is window manager software that allows you to customize the behavior of all windows (close unnecessary windows, specify the window size and position, move windows to a specific monitor, set transparency, minimize them to the taskbar and much more) and add buttons with additional functions to the title bars (Minimize to Caption, Position window at left/right of screen, etc.).