Easily Open Diz and NFO Files

Quite sometime back we had told you how to open .nfo files, just came across another utility that acts as a handy replacement for notepad, allowing you to view Diz files and NFO files with ease.

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GetDiz is a fully featured text editor which can replace Notepad while maintaining an incredible speed, ease of use and small size. You can display and edit any text files with GetDiz.

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PicPick Tools: All-In-One Design Tool [Featured Download]

Not every user requires to have Photoshop to edit images or a costly tool to capture screens from their desktop, of-course there are quite a few freeware that will help you manage your images and also quite a few free screen capture alternatives to capture screens on your computer.

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However PicPick tools is a all-in-one design tool utility that clubs into several features into a single portable freeware, and can be used as a all-in-one software for software developers, graphic designers and home user.

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Ultimate Windows Tweaker For Windows Vista

has lots of features which are really unwanted for a normal user, however there are no really good tools like Tweak UI powertoy available officially for Windows XP. Though the wait to get a tool has been long enough, the Windows Vista club has released a tool called Ultimate Windows Tweaker which will help you tweak apply 130 tweaks without having to edit the registry.

The freeware utility has a simple easy-to-use user interface, with the tweaks being classified in separate heads based of their functionality. Most tweaks are hidden inside Vista, and what this tweaker does is to try and put the useful one’s in one place. It has over 130 tweaks, but is yet, just a 370 KB .exe file, which does not require an install.

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Disable Windows Sounds While Listening To Music

There are several times when you are listening to music and a windows sounds interrupts it, not only is it pretty annoying, it can also make listening to music a lot more less satisfying.

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SoundOff is a handy freeware utility that will help you to turn off all the Windows Sounds while you listen to your favorite music.

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Minimize Applications To A Single System Tray Icon

In the past we have told you about a application that will help you minimize any application to system tray or use a tool to quickly hide windows from the view, but the problem with these application is that it will create separate icons in the system tray for each and every application you minimize.

Minime is a handy freeware utility that will help you minimize applications to the system tray, but with this tool you can minimize all the applications to a single icon in the system tray, saving you lot of space there.

Must Read: Quickly Hide Several Applications With Anti Boss Key

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Backup Your Gmail Account

has quickly become the only email service I use other than my company account, and I also use Apps for the websites I own. So all in all I am in good hands, but there is also a risk to lose everything if something goes wrong.

Though I setup most of my Gmail accounts in Windows Live Email which in itself creates a local , not all attachments are downloaded to my local PC. In such situations the Gmail Backup is a excellent software, which will allow you to backup your entire Gmail account offline.

Related: Backup Files To Your Gmail Account

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Powerful Disk Defragmenter For Windows

The default Windows defragmenter is something that we avoid recommending to our readers, and in the past have told you about the best free defragmentation tools for Windows which are definitely worth using.

Just came across another useful free defragmentation tool called UltraDefrag that is pretty good and a much better alternative for  defragmenting your files.

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Create ISO Files From Any Folder [Folder2ISO]

ISO files is a very popular way of distributing large content over the internet and many software creators like Microsoft bundle their softwares into a ISO image file. In the past we have written about several tools that help you know how to open a .iso file, mount ISO files as a virtual CD/DD drive and burn any ISO file to a CD or DVD.

If you are looking to create ISO files we just came across a nice little freeware portable utility called Folder2ISO that will help you create ISP files from any folders.

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Taglocity, Tagging For Microsoft Outlook

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Tags are here to rule the world and it has been widely used by various softwares and services. Taglocity is a service that allows users to tag your content from within Microsoft Outlook.  
If you are using Outlook for multiple accounts then you may know how messy it gets when you recieve lots of mails in the day, tagging your mails allows you to organize them better and make it more search friendly, as you easily specify the tags your looking for rather than searching independent mails.

As most of you may already have seen the buzz about tags and how they are helpful in sorting and searching data easily, oraganize informaiton nicely, and communicate more clearly to others what the information is about.

Related: 12 Must have add-ins for Microsoft Outlook

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Quickly Hide Applications and Processes With Blind Boss Key [Anti Boss Key]

There are several times when you may be reading your favorite website like Techie Buzz or watching a movie on YouTube and your boss walks in to your cubicle. Your immediate reaction would be to frantically hide or close the open windows or applications.

Many a times you may fumble or give yourself away while closing the windows or applications, but not any more. With the help of Blind Boss Key, a application that helps you make your actions invisible,  you can quickly hide a set of applications windows and processes, by simply pressing a hotkey. You can call it a Anti Boss Key if you like :-).

Related: Minimize Any Application To System Tray

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