Freeware Tools

HashMyFiles 2.01

Hash My Files allows you to calculate the MD5 and SHA1 hashes of one or more files in your system. You can copy the MD5/SHA1 hashes list into the clipboard, or save them into a file. This utility can also be launched from the Right Click menu of Windows Explorer and display the MD5/SHA1 hashes of the selected file or folder.
(Download Size: 58 KB)

Total Commander 8.01

Total Commander is a file manager for Windows similar to the Windows Explorer. It can handle archives as if they were subdirectories. It also has an internal ZIP-compatible packer. The search function allows you to search for files inside archives, even for text.

  • Two file windows side by side
  • Multiple language and Unicode support
  • Enhanced search function
  • Compare files (now with editor) / synchronize directories
  • Quick View panel with bitmap display
  • ZIP, ARJ, LZH, RAR, UC2, TAR, GZ, CAB, ACE archive handling + plugins
  • Built-in FTP client with FXP (server to server) and HTTP proxy support
  • Parallel port link, multi-rename tool
  • Tabbed interface, regular expressions, history+favorites buttons
  • Thumbnails view, custom columns, enhanced search
  • Compare editor, cursor in lister, separate trees, logging, enhanced overwrite dialog etc.
  • Unicode names almost everywhere, long names (259+ characters), password manager for ftp and plugins, synchronize empty dirs, 64 bit context menu, quick file filter (Ctrl+S)
  • USB port connection via special direct transfer cable, partial branch view (Ctrl+Shift+B), and many improvements to ftp, synchronizing and other functions

(Download Size: 3.27 MB)

WinMerge 2.14.0

WinMerge is a Windows tool for visual difference display and merging, for both files and directories. It is highly useful for determining what has changed between file versions, and then merging those changes.

  • Visual differencing and merging of text files.
  • Flexible editor with syntax highlighting, line numbers and word-wrap.
  • Handles DOS, Unix and Mac text file formats.
  • Unicode support (as of version 2.8.0, UTF-8 files are correctly read without a BOM).
  • Difference pane shows current difference in two vertical panes.
  • Location pane shows map of files compared.
  • Highlights differences inside lines in file compare.
  • Can also generate HTML report with differences highlighted.
  • Regular expression based file filters in directory compare allow excluding and including items.
  • Moved lines detection in file compare.
  • Ability to ignore whitespace and letter case changes.
  • Creates patch files.
  • Shell integration.
  • Rudimentary Visual SourceSafe and Rational ClearCase integration.

(Download Size: 2.55 MB)

CloneSpy 1.33

CloneSpy can help you recover hard drive space by detecting and removing duplicate files. It can find files that have the exact same contents regardless of their name, date, time and location.
With CloneSpy you can process files which are duplicates, duplicates + same filename, the same file name and (approximately) the same size, zero bytes long.
CloneSpy can handle equal files by:

  • deleting redundant files
  • moving redundant files to a specific folder
  • exporting a list of all equal files without removing any files
  • deferring file operations on redundant files to a batch file where you can apply arbitrary file operations
  • replacing redundant files with shortcuts or hard links (NTFS) to retained files

(Download Size: 1.33 MB)

Duplicate File Finder 3.5

Duplicate File Finder is a tiny software that allows you to easily locate and delete duplicate files.

  • Multi-threading operation to provide extremely fast search results.
  • Faster duplicate file searching than any other program of its kind.
  • Fast Search mode allows extremely fast byte comparisons on large files.
  • Search across multiple directories and drives.
  • Search for all file type or narrow your search to specific file types only!
  • Also can locate and delete empty files.
  • Double click a file in the tree list to display a detailed information dialog.
  • Ability to delete selected original files.
  • Sort by creation or modify date.

(Download Size: 109 KB)

Notepad++ 6.4.5

A source code editor which supports several programming languages and Microsoft Windows Notepad replacement.

  • Syntax Highlighting and Syntax Folding
  • Full Drag and Drop supported
  • User Defined Syntax Highlighting and Folding
  • PCRE (Perl Compatible Regular Expression) Search/Replace
  • GUI entirely customizable: minimalist, tab with close button, multi-line tab, vertical tab and vertical document list
  • Document Map
  • Auto-completion: Word completion, Function completion and Function parameters hint
  • Tabbed document and Multi-View
  • WYSIWYG (Printing)
  • Zoom in and zoom out
  • Bookmark
  • Macro recording and playback

(Download Size: 1 MB)

PhotoFiltre 6.5.3

A complete image retouching program (Mini Photoshop) allows you to do simple or advanced adjustments to an image and apply a vast range of filters allows novice users to do themselves with the world of graphics.
You can find the standard functions such as brightness, contrast, dyed, saturation, gamma correction and also artistic filters such as watercolor, pastels, Indian ink, pointillism, puzzle effect. There are more than 100 filters included with the program.
Features includes:

  • Image browser
  • Plug-in management
  • Scanning of images using a TWAIN compatible device (scanner, webcam, photocamera)
  • Transparency management for GIF images and exporting them to icons (16, 256 or 16 millions of colors)
  • Advanced text effects (rotation, shading, bevel)
  • Serveral types of contours and textures
  • Blending and assembling of images

(Download Size: 1.82 MB)

All Users Temp File Cleaner 1.3

This is a simple batch file which cleans all users temp folders, unwanted windows files from an offline installation, cookies, windows update downloaded files, browser cache, error logs, memory dumps, pc health stats, event logs, media player cache, adobe flash player cache, recycle bin, and many more temp directories.
Please remember to run the batch file as administrator by right clicking on the file.
(Download Size: 6 KB)

NTFSLinksView 1.12

Windows Vista and all the newer version of Windows has symbolic links and junction points of NTFS file system in order to make changes in the folders structure of Windows and keep the compatibility of applications written for older versions of Windows. This utility simply shows you a list of all symbolic links and junctions in the specified folder, and their target paths. It also allows you to save the symbolic links/junctions list into a file.
Download Size: 1.82 MB)

HDD Capacity Restore 1.2

Hard Disk Drive Capacity Restore Tool allows you to restore factory capacity of any hard drive. A complete capacity restore guide is supplied with the application.
In some cases this program allows to actually increase the capacity of a hard drive (if it was limited by the distributor; for example, Hewlett-Packard sometimes sells 80-GB hard drives but sets a 40-GB limit. You can restore the full 80-GB capacity in this case).
(Download Size: 455 KB)