Copy Changed Files With CopyChangedFiles

Imagine this situation – you have thousands of files lying around in your computer. You wish to back them up. Unfortunately, copying all the files each time you wish to backup your data is a time consuming and tedious process. The obvious solution is to copy only new and modified files.

CopyChangedFiles is a freeware which will help you do just that. It is a simple utility which compares date-time stamp of the files and copies only the ones which have been modified. Some of its salient features are:

  • Copy changed files only
  • Multi threaded
  • Append current date to destination directory for easy version maintenance
  • Set the from date, to scan for files changed after that date
  • Compare date and time
  • Maintain directory structure in destination directory
  • Copy files from sub-folders as well
  • Exlcude files from being copied, ex. thumbs.db


CopyChangedFiles lacks any automated comparison option and can’t compare two folders and copy the changed files. However, if you don’t mind manually setting the date and time options, CopyChangedFiles is one of the easiest ways to take incremental backups.

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Clean Up Your Removable Drives With USBDriveFresher

Every time you plug-in your USB drive the Operating System creates various junk files and folders. Windows creates unnecessary files and folders like Recycler and thumbs.db while Mac OSX creates .Trashes and .Spotlight-V100. If you hate how various Operating Systems keep cluttering your USB drive with various system and temporary files, then you should try USBDriveFresher.

USBDriveFresher is a simple application which comes with various predefined rules to clean up your removable drives. You can even create your own rules if you aren’t satisfied with the predefined ones. USBDriveFresher can automatically clean-up any USB disk when it’s plugged into your computer. You can configure it once and then forget about it.

USBDriveFresher - Clean Up Your Pen Drive

Most people don’t even notice the various junk folders which are automatically created. They are generally hidden and most of them occupy little space. However, these folders are often utilised by malwares to hide themselves (e.g. Kiddo worm hides inside the Recycler folder).USBDriveFresher is the simplest way to get rid of all the clutter from your removable drives.

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Easily Print CD/DVD Covers With Undercover XP

Do you want to create a CD/DVD cover, but don’t know from where to start? Now you can create and print CD/DVD covers without spending a single penny. Undercover XP is a tiny utility that will help you to easily print pre-designed CD and DVD covers.

Undercover XP Front

Undercover XP DEsigns And Layouts

Undercover XP comes with 25 pre-designed layouts, which includes covers for CD, DVD, Blu-Ray as well as for Playstation and Nintendo Wii.

It supports JPEG, GIF, PNG and BMP formats and it can automatically scale front covers, back covers, front + inside, inlays, DVD Boxes, Digital Pictures and CD/DVD labels to the correct sizes.

Undercover XP comes with 6 different skins and supports 27 different languages. You can even customize all the pre-designed layouts with the help of in-built “Format Editor

UndercoverXP is compatible with Windows XP, Windows Vista and Windows 7.

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Fix Registry Problems Within A Minute With Registry Technician

Registry problem occours due to various reasons. One of the most common reason is, frequent installation and uninstallation of softwares. Due to problems in registry,  our computer gets slow as the days goes by. It is therefore necessary to cleanup our registry on a regular basis.

Registry Technician

Registry Technician is a free registry optimizer that completely cleans the registry and solves all the problems related to it. It takes less than a minute to clean and optimize the registry. It will sovle your registry problems such as corrupt registry entries relating to drivers, invalid file associations and missing windows classes.

It will help you to cleanup your program menus to make it more efficient. Before cleaning the registry, it will also prompt you to backup the registry so that you can restore it, if any critical problem occours in future.

You can schedule it as per your requirements so that your registry remain clean everyday. You can even choose whether you want to clean your registry manually or automatically. If you face any critical problem after cleaning the registry, you can restore the registry with this program itself. Registry Technican is one of the best software in its category.

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Alphabetize and Organize Your Text Online Using Alphabetizer

Alphabetizer is a neat tool with a lot of good features to manipulate your text.

The main feature is to alphabetize: To start with, you can put any list of items in an alphabetical order. Just type/paste the list in the window and click on Alphabetize. The items in the list can be separated by a comma, a new line, a tab or any other custom separator that you specify.

In addition to that, you can also use this tool to capitalize the first letter of each word, remove duplicates from a list, strip HTML from a piece of text, ignore definite or indefinite articles, ignore case or make all items lowercase. You can also use Alphabetizer to put your list in a random order or reverse an entire list.

Alphabetizer saves a lot of time by helping you with tasks that would otherwise take a lot of time and effort to complete. For example, you have 50 items and you want to number them. All you need to do is paste them into Alphabetizer and select the number option and specify a separator. The items will be displayed in a numbered list.

Delete Unwanted MSConfig Entries Permanently With MSConfig Cleanup

MSConfig is a inbuilt startup manager provided with Microsoft OS, it allows you to enable or disable services and startup items, however disabling startup entries does not actually delete them from the list.

As you can see from the screenshot below, the disable startup items still show up however they are now without check marks next to them, this list can get pretty huge if you use MSConfig to manage startup items.


MSConfig Cleanup is a handy that will allow you to permanently delete all the unchecked entries in MSConfig startup manager and remove them from the listing permanently.


Using this tool you can keep your startup entries clean and clutter free and help you manage it better.

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Desktop Stationery is a Personal Assistant For Your PC

There are so many individual software that allow you to quickly launch applications, create sticky notes, add a alarm clock to you system, convert units, generate passwords, view system information and more.

Now what if you could do everything of this and more using a single application? Desktop Stationery is a handy and useful application that will allow you to do all of this and more.


You can setup alarm clocks, convert units, cycle wallpapers, create notes, launch applications and tons of other thing with this single app.

Desktop Stationery Features

  • Shortcuts to programs/files
  • Sticky notes
  • Reminders
  • Alarm
  • Simple calendar
  • Character codes (eg. Alt+136 for ê)
  • Wallpaper cycler
  • Media player (Based on Windows Media Player)
  • Metronome
  • Password generator
  • Basic system information
  • Unit converter

Definitely a must have application that will ease of a lot of tasks you need to perform regularly.

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17 Image Manipulation Tools You Should Know About

We have previously covered a lot of image tools that included everything from image editors to image converters. This post is about a different kind of image tools. Tools that can let you add, transform or manipulate your images to give them a totally new look. All of these tools are free and require no registrations or downloads.

1. Watermark-Images: Batch watermark your images online. Add up to 20 images, customize the text and font of your watermark and apply it to the images within no time. You can adjust the position of you watermark and add a shadow affect to it.

2. FixRedEyes: Remove the red eye effect from any photo with this simple tool. Simply upload the image, adjust the red eye area and click fix.

3. ImageSplitter: Slice up your images in rows and columns. Just upload an image and specify the number of rows and columns you want. Then choose output format and resolution and click process.

4. ImageMerger: Merge two images online using this tool. The first image is treated as a background image and the second one is added on top of it. Useful for adding watermarks to images.

5. Pic2Color: Extract colors from any image. Just upload an image or provide the URL and Pic2Color will provide you with a color palette of colors used in the image.

6. MirrorEffect: Add mirrored effect to any picture. Choose reflection size and the direction of effect (bottom, top, left or right).

7. TextImage: Convert a photo into a text image. Choose from HTML, ASCII or Matrix text images.

8. Pic2Graphics: Recolor pictures by transferring the mood of one picture to another. Simple select two pictures, one to recolor and other to grab the mood from.

9. Montagerator: Create beautiful montages and mosaics online. Upload a photo or use one by providing a URL.

10. Speechable: Add speech bubbles to any image. Customize text and bubble size. Embed images on your blog or webpage.

11. WaterEffect: Add water effect to any image. No registration or downloads required, simply upload the picture and get a water effect in resulting picture.

12. RoundPic: Make your picture   more hip by adding rounded corners to it. This tool takes any image and turn regular corners into rounded ones. You can even add borders and shadows to the picture.

13. BeFunky: Add a digital-painting or cartoon-like effect to your images. Manipulate images by pulling and pushing any area of the image. Create cartoonized avatars by choosing different backgrounds and accessories. You can also add ink, stencil and pencil effects to your images. BeFunky alow works for adding a cartoon effect to videos.

14. PicBite: Annotate images online. Once done, you can download the annotated images or embed them on your blog or web page. Also allows you to crop or resize an image.

15. GIFup: Create animated GIFs online by simple uploading your images and choosing desired animation settings.

16. DoSize: Re-size up to 10 images simultaneously. Once resized, you can download the images or email them to your friends.

17. YearBookYourself: Give your photos a vintage look. Choosa an era like 1950’s, 60’s, 70’s or 80’s and morph it into a classic.

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Repair Corrupted Zip Files

Quite sometime back we told you about a on how you can repair corrupted zip files using the command line, however there were not many tools that allowed you to do in on Windows.

We came across a freeware that will allow you to repaid corrupted zip files on Windows, this can come in pretty handy when you have download zip files from the Internet, but it refuses to open by giving you a error message saying that the zip file is corrupted.


This may occur even if there is just a minor corruption while downloading the file. DiskInternals ZIP Repair helps repair zip structure and extract the contents of the archive. Full automation of the recovery and a wizard-like interface make zip repair no more than a snap.

If you have downloaded a zip file and it seems to be corrupted just fire the zip repair tool and follow the wizard to repair it and save both time and efforts you will spend in re-downloading the file.

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All-in-one Network Monitoring Tool

How many connections is a application making from your PC to external sites? How many open connections are currently active from your PC to external sites? How many external sites are accessing your PC?

These set of questions are pretty hard to answer unless you are pretty familiar with tracking your network connections, there are tools that allow you to monitor bandwidth usage, but those apps do not show you detailed information.


Axence NetTools Pro is a handy and all-in-one network monitoring tool, that will help you answer the above questions with ease, you can use the tool to monitor all your incoming and outgoing connections.

The tools provides users with the following network monitoring features;

  • NetWatch Monitors the availability of several hosts and their response times. You can set several thresholds so that NetTools will notify you by e-mail, message or sound in case of host not responding or slower connection.
  • WinTools – Lists exhaustive system information from Windows computers: running processes & services, registry, event log, disk, memory & CPU information, and much more.
  • NetStat – Displays all the inbound and outbound connections to your computer and lists all open ports. Additionally, NetStat maps open ports and established connections to the owning application.
  • Local Info – Displays several tables with important information about your local configuration: network statistics for TCP/UDP and ICMP, IP address table, ARP table, IP routing table, and network adapter info.
  • Network scanner – Just enter the IP range to check and you will quickly get a list of nodes and the services running on them.
  • Service & port scanner – Allows you to check for all open ports and running services (HTTP, POP3, MS SQL, Oracle and 50 other).
  • TCP/IP workshop – Provides you with the ability to establish low-level TCP and UDP connections to troubleshoot and test different networking services.
  • SNMP Browser – A full SNMP browser, so easy you can use it even if you don’t know a thing about SNMP.

Along with these there are also several other features like traceroute, nslookup for name server and DNS lookups and more that make this utility a must have for network monitoring and management. Thanks Madhur.

Please note even though the program is free to use, you will have to register on the site and get a activation key to use it for longer than 30 days, the activation key is offered free of charge.

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