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Watchlisted WinRAR

Reviewed StartIsBack++ 2.9.8

Why? Classic Shell is way better and free Read full review

Reviewed SoftPerfect Network Scanner for Windows 7.3

Yeah all their freeware now costs money, with little to no increase in features or functionality. I'll stick with old versions of their network scanner and their Ramdisk. Read full review

Reviewed SoundVolumeView 2.37

Why do clunky looking Nirsoft apps get up-voted so high? To each his own, I guess. But for a Windows volume replacement, this is my goto app: https://irzyxa.wordpress.com

Don't need the sound save profile and command line stuff unless I'm... Read full review

Watchlisted nVIDIA GeForce Drivers for Windows

Reviewed O&O ShutUp10 1.9.1426

This is ok. But I prefer W10Privacy (http://www.winprivacy.de) plus Aegis (https://voat.co/v/technology/comments/853510) These two are regularly updated and will get rid of all the prying MS eyes. Read full review


Watchlisted Process Hacker

Reviewed USB Drive Letter Manager (USBDLM)

Works well with USB keys; it's less successful with external hard drives that the author claims also can be assigned a fixed drive letter. I've been corresponding with the author back and forth to try to fix the issue but as of this version, it's... Read full review

Reviewed MusicBee 3.3.7491

Used to be a great program. But the developer has eliminated support for alternative playlists like .pls and crippled support for the standard *.M3U playlist by eliminating the ability to save a .m3u playlist without file paths so that the... Read full review

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Becky! Internet Mail 2.75.03

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Internet Download Manager 6.41 Build 11

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MyPhoneExplorer 1.8.15

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NetSetMan 5.0.5


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System Utilities

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System Utilities

Registry Workshop 5.0.1

System Utilities
Shareware, $29.95

SoftPerfect Network Scanner for Windows 7.3

WWW & Internet
Shareware, $29.00


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Shareware, $29.95

WinRAR 6.21

File Management
Shareware, $29.00

WinSCP 6.3.4

WWW & Internet
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