Archive for the ‘Freeware’ Category

Free Protection From Crytolocker Ransomware

November 20, 2013

This tool will not prevent Cryptolocker from infecting your system, but it will prevent the malware from encrypting your files.  It is from the makers of Hitman Pro, it is available here:

AOMEI Partition Assistant 5.0 Home Edition – Free for Commercial Use!

June 6, 2012

Free Zip File Repair

April 13, 2012

It isn’t perfect, but it is free and it allowed me to recover most of the files. The recovered files are put back in a new zip file for some reason, which 7-zip was still unable to process.   Take the opinion to view the extracted files, it offers the best chance of getting the files back.  They can be copied and pasted to a new location.

Emsisoft Emergency Kit

January 2, 2012 freeware

December 19, 2011

Free Photoshop .psd, Illustrator .ai, and Quicktime .mov Viewers

November 6, 2011

Irfanview, which is available here: can be used to view Photoshop .psd files and play Quicktime .mov files.  A portable version is available here:

Adobe Illustrator .ai files can be viewed with Inkscape, which is available here:

Free File Search

June 14, 2011

Locate32 – Can search local and network drives, but indexes must be kept up-to-date.

Everything – Searches local drives only.  No index updates needed.

UltraSearch – Searches local drives only.  No index updates needed.

Shareware Turned Freeware as of February 2011

March 2, 2011

BufferZone Pro – For 32 bit operating systems only.

WinX DVD Author

Chasys Draw IES

Free Acronis Disk Imaging Software

March 2, 2011

Acronis True Image for Seagate and Maxtor drives

Acronis True Image for Western Digital drives

Paragon Software Freeware – Free for Personal Use

February 15, 2011