Monitor Gamma Corrector. Allows you to calibrate your monitor to the standard gamma value of 2.2 without needing extra hardware. Older versions are still available on the manufacturer's web site. Fast and secure download from The H
Alternative Task Manager for Sysinternals Suite that provides added information about active processes and libraries. Always lists which processes are active and, depending on which mode you select, tells you which handles or DLLs/files are open and how much memory they are using. Also has a search function.
Minimises selected programs to the system tray instead of the taskbar, saving space and resources. Useful for background tasks constantly running but rarely used. Manufacturer's web site currently unavailable.
Display ruler with pixel scale and horizontal and vertical alignment over the entire display. Offers manual and automatic distance measurement, a zoom window and adjustments such as ruler stand-off distance, colour and transparency.
Displays how much time was spent working at the PC in the last month. Doesn’t require installation. Also available as a cut-down free version with notes and a display limited to the last three weeks. A Network version (Net) is also available if you want to display the working times of all the computers in the network.
Paste As File is an app to paste the contents of the clipboard to a new file
via the context menu windows explorer background. It can paste as a text
file or image file based on the contents of the clipboard. Supported image
formats are jpg, pcx, png, bmp, tga, gif and tif. Fast and secure download from The H
This tool enables you to use a second PC or a laptop over the network as a second screen for your work PC. Alternatively, use it to control up to four PCs from one console. To do this it synchronises the clipboards of the individual computers and can mirror the desktop if required; cut-down Pro version and even more limited Standard Version available (differences detailed here).
A collection of six different tools specially designed for Tablet PCs which highlight the advantages of using a stylus. Features "Ink Desktop" for writing texts and notes straight onto the screen, a "Snipping Tool" for taking screenshots of the entire screen or individual areas of the screen. The program is no longer offered by the manufacturer.
This tool enables you to access shadow copies, the copies Vista automatically creates of every file even in home versions of Windows Vista (in Vista Ultimate you access them in File/Properties/Restore previous versions). Shadow copies are a useful way of recalling older versions of files that have already been overwritten or deleted.
Divides the screen of an Acer Notebook with a 64-bit Windows system into two, three or four sections, into which the user can drag and drop individual windows. Allows you to work with up to four interfaces at one time. Windows are automatically made smaller.
Sidebar for Windows 7, similar to Windows Vista, in which you can place any gadgets, then access these even if windows are maximised. Contains a window manager that displays current preview images of all windows, including minimised ones. Fast and secure download from The H
Arranges desktop icons in three dimensions to look like real objects that can be handled – for example, rotated or lifted. Offers 3D sound output, reflective surfaces and optional edge smoothing. Extended Professional version also available.
Extensive collection of more than 180 portable programs and games, uses launcher ASuite for managing and running the programs. Available in two free versions: lite and full. Lite version only includes open-source programs. The suite is automatically launched when USB flash drive is connected to the computer.