Installs Linux or BSD distributions on a hard disk partition or USB data storage medium without CD. Either creates a boot manager for booting the desired operating system or completely replaces the existing operating system with the newly installed one. Also copies ISO images from live CDs to USB media. Fast and secure download from The H
Links copy-and-paste contents with different programs to reduce the number of mouse clicks you require. A useful tool for when you’re using Google, Twitter or
performing searches. Different version number available for Mac OS X. Fast and secure download from The H
Use this tool to manage Windows authorisations. It works with files, registration keys, printers, releases, shares and WMI objects. Also supports the use of especially long file paths. Fast and secure download from The H
Creates virtual machines that allow VMware Player (available for free) to be operated as a virtualised PC. Registration is necessary to download the software. Further information is available on the manufacturer’s website.
Large collection of tools for clearing, optimising and accelerating a PC, to protect privacy, guard against parasites such as spyware or trojans, and fix application errors. Pro version available which adds automatic monitoring functions.
Tool based on rainbow tables for the recovery of Windows passwords. Also uses a time-memory trade-off and comes with a graphical user interface to ensure the tool is easy to use. Contains a brute force module for the detection of more simple passwords.
Minimises programs that are currently running to the system tray instead of to the taskbar. It can also hide individual icons or the entire system tray. Provides a range of customisable hotkeys so you can minimise, maximise and run programs quickly. A significantly more powerful Pro version is also available.
Enables you to access a laptop’s hardware settings, for example, to reduce the system load to extend battery life. The Professional version (from €15) enables you to create profiles and start the application as a Windows service.
Monitors the CPU utilisation of individual processes and deprioritises them if they threaten to overload the CPU. Programs that have been tagged are ignored and manual program deprioritisation is possible.