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30 Archived utility forum [POLLS]
2005 Member alternative PollBecause our poll covered each free and pay types of Antivirus utility, you may say there were two clear winners representing both categories.
youngsters, the normal winner with 253 votes and 24% of the whole (in what would be regarded a pay product) was Norton Antivirus.
To be reasonable, this frequent Symantec product is supposed essentially for domestic use the place Symantec commercial enterprise utility changed into also outlined a couple of times within the comments as a favored business answer (and in some situations for home use as smartly). for this reason, votes for Norton from clients of alternative Symantec AV products definitely helped to raise the vote count number.
One thing is definite, people which have come to know and trust Norton Antivirus through the years (or different Symantec AV items), proceed to continue to be trustworthy.it is a time-validated product that essentially everybody is usual with.
beneath are some highlights included in the basic version of Norton Antivirus 2005:
automatically gets rid of viruses, worms and Trojan horses
Blocks web worm assaults
includes electronic mail and instant message attachments insurance policy
gives computerized virus insurance plan updates
Detects virus infections in compressed file archives
Defends in opposition t spyware and different rising threats
Blocks internet worms like "Blaster" at distinctive facets of entry
offers extra proactive coverage with the built-in ease-of-use design
Protects in opposition t web Worms out of the field with out required person configuration or interaction
Safeguards users' notebook and prevents it from spreading viruses to their pals and colleagues
other first rate products within the Pay class and often outlined with the aid of our individuals in the poll were (so as of recognition from the highest to lowest vote count number):Kaspersky (Very established and 2nd in votes so far as Pay utility).
while not as ordinary in our certain poll, there were still a fair variety of votes for several other pay models.
(once more, continuing in order of vote count from highest to lowest):
moving on to the number two general winner within the ballot, AVG got here in as a detailed second in the back of Norton with 211 votes and 20% of the entire.
whereas Grisoft does offer both free and pay versions, the free version is extraordinarily commonplace, and judging through specific statements within the ballot, the free version certainly represents nearly all of the 211 votes it got.
Avast (additionally offering each a free and pay version), was the leading contender as the different common alternative without charge Antivirus insurance plan. once more, use of the free edition became mirrored within the comments all through the ballot and from discussions we now have viewed in the past.With 94 votes and 9% of the whole, it was not as commonplace as AVG, however judging from the feedback, Avast clients love this software, and it comes incredibly counseled as a free program. As with AVG, there are some that use the respective pay versions (usually after checking out the free types and liking what they see, and for the extra aspects).
* After reading the numerous comments, the glaring conclusion is that something the choice, individuals are discovering a product that they think comfortable with, and for probably the most part, sticking with it.
at the present time, there is not any denying that Antivirus insurance policy is crucial and definitely almost any reliable product is stronger than none at all.it is nice to grasp that our participants seem to agree.
fantastically, there remains the adventurous neighborhood out there that claim they dont use any Antivirus coverage at all (31 votes representing 3% of the overall). With new threats evolving each day, and alternative ways to develop into infected, here is likely not a wise option to say the least.
note that besides the colossal number of precise votes, there have been additionally some superb feedback and opinions posted within the thread itself. some of them present very helpful perception as to why people use a particular product, (or why they selected other), so make certain to check out the poll and read through the thread should you get a chance for extra counsel!
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After many votes to this ballot, The clear-reduce winner for most favourite anti-virus application turned into Symantec's Norton Antivirus. here is an excerpt from Symantec's web site about the product:
Norton AntiVirus is the world's most trusted anti-virus solution. Now it repairs average virus infections instantly, devoid of interrupting your work. It scans and cleans each incoming and outgoing electronic mail, and defends towards script-based mostly viruses equivalent to "i really like You" even between virus definition updates. offer protection to your computing device these days with award-profitable Norton AntiVirus!
Norton Antivirus 2002 has many facets, together with:
•NEW! automatic removing of many viruses allows you to work without interruption.•NEW! Script blocking off detects script-based mostly threats such as the "i like You" and "Anna Kournikova" viruses, even earlier than new virus definitions are created for them.•NEW! Scans and cleans outgoing email messages to prevent sending contaminated info from your laptop.•NEW! Integration with home windows Explorer allows you to use many usual Norton AntiVirus functions from the Explorer menus for effortless entry.•NEW! constructed-in hyperlinks take you at once to the Symantec security Response internet web site (formerly known as Symantec AntiVirus research core) for more information on particular viruses simply for those who need it most.•computerized LiveUpdate checks for and installs new virus definitions if you're connected to the information superhighway to keep your gadget up to date against the latest viruses.•automatically scans e-mail messages and attachments in general POP3 consumers, including Microsoft� Outlook�, Eudora�, and Netscape� Mail.•Protects in opposition t viruses, Trojan horses, and malicious ActiveX� code and Java applets, even in compressed data.•Quarantine characteristic isolates contaminated info in a protected area of your challenging disk until they will also be repaired.•Scan and convey wizard makes it effortless to ship infected info to Symantec security Response experts for evaluation.
Norton Antivirus 2002 for home windows has assist for windows 95B/ninety eight/Me/NT pc/2000 and windows XP home and knowledgeable versions. extra details about the system requirements can also be discovered with the aid of clicking right here. Norton Antivirus version 7 is additionally available for Apple Macintosh, as more details are available here.
links to business websites for all antivirus courses could be found right here: •Symantec Norton Antivirus•McAfee VirusScan•AVG Anti-Virus•InoculateIT virus insurance plan•Panda software's Panda Antivirus
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ZoneAlarm was the winner in this poll with 38% of 161 total votes. It turned into followed by its greater powerful brother, ZoneAlarm professional, which won 26% of the vote. hyperlinks to both products can be found at ZoneAlarm.com. A assessment of both products will also be discovered right here.
The newest edition, ZoneAlarm 2.6, is appropriate with Microsoft� windows� 95/98/Me/NT/2000 and XP. It is offered free for private use and is $19.95 for company clients. some of the facets consist of:
•Simplicity: ZA is handy to install. New users don't have extensive backgrounds in ports, protocols or firewall programming to be covered. The photograph user interface is convenient to take note, with basic controls.•endeavor Monitoring: clients are automatically alerted when there is a brand new exercise (each inbound and outbound) and have the ability to cease it straight.•application control: gives users basic "sure" or "no" control over which purposes can entry the web.
The authors of the utility give a provider and support area for his or her items, including a commonplace FAQ, OS certain particulars for deploy and uninstall of the product, a way to install for a number of sorts of community connections, counsel on the usage of various kinds of programs and even offers a bit on general considerations with their product.
however online help is purchasable, that you can additionally download the consumer Manuals in Adobe Acrobat PDF structure for use for your local pressure.
other applications either included or outlined during this ballot are:•Norton own Firewall•Tiny very own Firewall•Sygate own Firewall•BlackIce Defender•McAfee very own Firewall•seem to be-n-stop personal Firewall
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Cookie friend was the winner in this poll with 31% of the total votes. It become followed by means of cookiewall which won 25% of the vote. The internet web page to Cookie pal can also be found at here at Cookie good friend .
Cookie friend is an entire information superhighway cookie management device for home windows ninety five, 98, ME, NT 4.0 and home windows 2000. Cookie buddy works together with your net browser to offer you finished control over the cookies that are accepted by way of and saved in your equipment.
Cookie good friend facets are a clear interface,
immediately and seamlessly accepts or rejects cookies from all or particular servers with out consumer interaction.
On the fly adding of servers to the accept from and reject from lists.
Wildcards enable cookies to be authorized or rejected
summary checklist of the number of cookies authorized and rejected from each and every server during a session.
you can view and delete at any time.
Load and closes with along with your net browser.
will also be custom-made to work with different software and to play sounds to alert the user.
Cookie friend is configured to work with right here internet browsers and software:
Microsoft internet Explorer 3.x, 4.x and 5.xNetscape Navigator three.x and 4.xOpera 4.x and 5.xNeoplanetAmerica online three.0, 4.0, 5.0 and 6.0 for home windows 95/ninety eight/MECompuServe WinCIM 3.0.1 and four.0 and 2000Microsoft Outlook and Outlook categorical.Eudora E-mailWindows Media player and RealPlayer
Registration charges $15
on-line support is available through their Cookie pal Tutorial a good way to offer you a grade by grade guide to install Cookie pal. And Cookie pal's guide web page.
other applications either blanketed or outlined during this ballot are:
Cookie CutterCookiewallCookie JarCookie TerminatorCookie Crusher
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Pop-Up Stopper turned into the winner during this ballot with 28% of the entire votes. It was adopted through PopKi which gained 19% of the vote. hyperlinks to different utility within the poll may also be found under.
The newest edition of Pop-Up Stopper stops information superhighway Explorer pop-up home windows devoid of adjusting proxy settings, or including websites to an inventory. Surf in fashion with this free device, permitting pop-up windows most effective when you need them! interesting manage characteristic makes it basic to enable only the pop-u.s.you need, comparable to opening hyperlinks or new browser home windows.
Pop-Up Stopper requires that you're the use of a appropriate operating equipment and Browser. Pop-Up Stopper is supported by way of most home windows operating programs including Win 95, ninety eight, 98SE, ME, NT, 2000 and XP.
or not it's aspects include :
Now even more convenient to deploy and configure, and easier to handle
dispose of pop-up windows with out adjusting proxy settings.
Play a sound to notify you when a pop-up has been blocked
Stops pop-beneath home windows
on-line aid is obtainable as a way to give you a ebook to its facets and additionally a FAQ section.
different functions both included or mentioned during this poll are:
PopKiPop-up killerSurf PalProxomitron
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drive photo gained this ballot with forty six% of the votes. an in depth second turned into Norton Ghost with 38% of the votes.
drive picture presents here benefits:
assist for windows XP.
QuickImage windows interface allows you to configure and execute imaging classes. you might be now not forced to operate while in DOS as you are with other imaging software.
QuickImage scheduler means that you can agenda common backups of your whole difficult pressure or particular person partitions. once your agenda is determined, you do nothing more-the backups will ensue instantly.
more suitable efficiency means that you can create and restoration photographs sooner than ever.
help for a better number of CD-R/W drives, together with IDE, SCSI and PCMCIA drives.
VF Editor permits you to customized-construct your own digital Floppy information, disposing of the deserve to create and boot from floppy diskettes.
supports complicated drives as enormous as 80GB.
that you would be able to down load a demo version of pressure picture right here. pressure photograph is $sixty nine.ninety five for the whole product or $49.ninety five for the improve. take a look at their web page at power photograph.com.
32MB for FAT32 or complicated Disks higher than 4GB
tough Disk Free area
CD-ROM forceAny speed
Win95/ninety eight/Me, NT pc four.0, Win2000 pro, WinXP, DOS 5.0
three.5" floppy and CD-ROM
other products during this ballot can also be discovered by clicking here hyperlinks:Norton GhostNTI backupHandy backupBackup MyPC (Formally Backup Exec by using Veritas)Retrospect
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Norton pace Disk got here out ahead, however via just slightly. all over the polls uptime govt software's Diskeeper changed into a very close runner up.
what is Fragmentation according to webopedia.com
FragmentationRefers to the condition of a disk through which files are divided into pieces scattered across the disk. Fragmentation happens naturally when you use a disk generally, developing, deleting, and editing info. At some element, the operating gadget should shop parts of a file in noncontiguous clusters. here is wholly invisible to users but it can slow down the velocity at which facts is accessed since the disk force must search via diverse components of the disk to put together a single file.
Norton velocity Disk 5.1 - client
Norton SpeedDisk v5.1 for WinNT/2000 pro Optimizes every thing!
Norton SpeedDisk v5.1 for WinNT/2000, offers effective analysis and optimization tools to hold top performance of your hard drives. It now not only defragments volumes, it completely optimizes them. unlike fragmentation utilities, Norton SpeedDisk optimizes every thing, including the MFT (master File desk), PageFile, free space, open information and metadata. furthermore, it does not require the gadget to be rebooted in any respect, or require key techniques such as AntiVirus insurance policy to be grew to become off or loads of free area to be attainable on the disk.
Key facets:•comprehensive optimization of windows NT and windows 2000 drives
•Performs full optimization whereas your pc is up-and-running
•uses intelligent evaluation to region file forms in the optimum order for gold standard efficiency
•Limits re-fragmentation during the intelligent placement of info
device necessities:•Intel 80486/sixty six processor or better
•windows NT 4.0 (workstation) with carrier Pack three, four, 5, 6 or home windows 2000 laptop
•32 MB RAM or stronger
•20 MB hard disk house purchasable
•NTFS and fat cluster sizes (512 bytes, 1K, 2K, 4K, 8K, 16K, 32K, 64K)
•CD-ROM drive or network connection
•16 colour VGA monitor, 256 color recommended
existing version: 5.1
systems: windows 2000, windows NT
Product can also be downloaded directly from Symantec keep for the cost of $49.ninety five
evaluation evaluate of each items with the aid of PCWorld
other purposes either covered or outlined during this poll are:
Defrag Commander own version ver1.31
O&O Defrag 2000 knowledgeable version
Defrag Commander ver1.31
PerfectDisk 2000 ver4.0
PageDefrag ver2.10(observe: at the time that I created this ballot, i used to be unaware that this defrag program only defragged the registry hives, adventure logs and Pagefile.)
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After lots of replies to right here poll, The winner became .web MSN/Microsoft windows Messenger, however by a very close win over AOL instant Messenger.
MSN/home windows Messenger is Microsoft's speedy Messaging program. Its most recent version aspects consist of:
•Integration with .internet, and providing signals•Voice and/or Video conversations•Make worldwide mobile calls with its constructed-in web mobilephone call software•capacity to make use of voice attention software to talk instead of type•Proxy Server guide•join an IM on-the-fly (as an instance, you are IMing with one grownup, and also you want somebody else to come in on the conversation. With MSN Messenger, that you could comfortably invite the grownup into the equal IM window, and continue from there)•Watch for new e mail (through Hotmail, MSN and Passport integration)•Invite pals to play a video game (using MSN Messenger and a DirectPlay-appropriate online game)
home windows Messenger (developed into home windows XP) makes it possible for for additional options, like:
•Seamless integration of video into instant messages (requires a pc digital camera of some variety)•Use far off assistance in order that a pal can help through some issues you may additionally have•Work with a friend on the same program•Brainstorm with somebody the usage of Whiteboard•faster entry to the attainable points.
Out of the general IM courses, Trillian changed into the clear-reduce winner, taking the vast majority of the votes for common IM programs. Trillian's elements consist of compatibility with purpose, MSN, IRC, ICQ, And Yahoo! messenger debts. more details could be found with the aid of clicking here.
For all IM courses listed in the ballot, click on the following links:
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according to the results of the poll informed Apps - CD advent application, ahead NERO was the option with fifty five% of the vote. It became adopted with the aid of Roxio easy CD Creator which got 39% of the full responses.
Nero v5.5 is the latest free up from ahead software AG. a few of Nero's features include:
from floppy disk
from challenging drive partition
song-at-once and Disc-at-as soon as
extraction of numerous audio tracks
speed setting of digital audio extraction
taking part in tracks digital and analog
layout conversion "on-the-fly"
variable pause-size, ISRC
filters for de-click on and de-hiss
extra filters: vast-stereo and normalize
collect audio cds with the aid of drag&drop from cd-rom drives
helping of MP3 and WMA (MS Audio) as source for audio tracks
music-at-once and Disc-at-once
picture-copy for optimal reproduction
"on-the-fly"-reproduction for quickly and straightforward replica
complicated read-error managing
song-at-once and Disc-at-as soon as
importing ISO 9660, HFS-photos and others
writing third birthday party photographs, also from other systems
track-at-as soon as and Disc-at-as soon as
efficiency look at various
automatic method of efficiency trying out followed by means of
computerized option of optimum speed, simulation and burning
dynamically disables auto-insert-notification
eighty min CD-Rs
Multi-purposeful user interface
drag & drop within Nero and from File manager/Explorer
built-in file browser
an entire listing of elements can be found here. however Nero helps a huge range of burners, or not it's most suitable to try the information on the Supported Recorders page before downloading.
NERO may also be run on any Microsoft home windows� platform, including XP. It requires a 486/33 or bigger processor, 8 MB RAM minimum and a WinASPI driver layer. NERO will also be bought for $sixty nine.00 U.S., besides the fact that children, if you down load the trial edition, then the charge for a serial number is just $49.00
information on the other purposes either protected inside this poll or outlined inside the thread can also be discovered on the links under:
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Outer applied sciences' Cacheman was the winner during this poll with 37% of the entire votes. It turned into followed by means of MemTurbo which had 23% of the vote. hyperlinks to the different application in the ballot can also be discovered under.
Cacheman is a performance enhancement and reminiscence restoration utility. by means of optimizing the Disk Cache and further device settings it could stay away from commonplace swapping of the data to challenging drive leading to superior performance, device reaction time and even balance. besides this, Cacheman corrects general problems on programs with more than 512MB of RAM. Wizards help newbie users to study greater concerning the tweaks and their effects.
What can i do with Cacheman?
- Disk Cache- name & route Cache- CdRom Cache- Icon Cache
Periodically get better reminiscence
Tweak a number of equipment settings to improve performance
Watch & computer screen a number of crucial equipment values
- Overview page- background Graph- Logging- Tray Icon
Create gadget configuration stories
Does Cacheman work on home windows NT4/2000/XP?
yes, most settings are designed for home windows 9x-ME, however Cacheman offers even some NT4/2000/XP only settings.
Is Cacheman Freeware or Shareware?
That depends on your self.
1. inner most/academic utilization
The registration charge for Cacheman is $10. considering the fact that most users cannot find the money for $10, Cacheman has no disabled features and no time limit. in case you actually can't manage to pay for the shareware price you are allowed to make use of Cacheman as Freeware. All updates for registered clients will be free notwithstanding we should be forced to change the license to Shareware most effective with the next most important free up.
2. commercial/corporate usage
in case you want to maintain the use of Cacheman you should pay a $10 (Single person license) Shareware payment. Multi user and company/website licenses can be found on the registration web page.
the entire CACHEMAN FAQ will also be found here.
other applications either blanketed or mentioned during this ballot are:
AnalogX's MaxMemMemMonsterRAMpageRAM Idle
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within the far off entry poll of 2005, right here effects are listed:
182 votes were submitted, and the clear winner turned into...Microsoft's faraway desktop
observed with the aid of Microsoft :
far off desktop is in response to Terminal features expertise. using faraway computer, that you can run applications on a far off computer operating home windows XP knowledgeable from some other client working a Microsoft� home windows� working system.
far flung computer is included with windows XP, and gives a free, easy to make use of solution for accessing your computing device over a community.
In 2nd region became UltraVNC.
UltraVNC is based mostly off of RealVNC which turned into developed by using AT&T Labs (which additionally was a contender within the ballot) UltraVNC provides a lot of new points that make it stand out from all of the different VNC variants.
right here are only a sampling of its features:
Video driver hook: (bypasses the CPU, and receives assistance straight from the video card helps pace polling instances)
MS-Logon: makes use of your windows login counsel to authenticate entry rights
Encryption: the use of an not obligatory data encrytion plugin, that you could encrypt the statistics movement via VNC (tremendously counseled for use over the cyber web)
File transfer: an embedded File switch with intuitive Graphical person Interface is protected allowing for easy file reproduction between native and far off computer systems
Chat: facets inbuilt chat performance so that you can speak with the user on the different conclusion
In third region by way of a narrow margin was TightVNC
a different VNC variant, or not it's established choicest for its Tight encoding components. The Tight encoding method is terribly productive and also speeds up polling instances (UltraVNC additionally has Tight encoding capabilities)
special point out:Logmein stands out because it is available from any net browser, and can move through firewalls. it's the simplest to setup, and is very simple to make use of. a different component to point out is that it is FREE, but does not aid file transfers (except in the larger tiers) it's additionally encrypted, which makes it a good deal safer to make use of over the information superhighway than, probably the most different unencrypted VNC varients.
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There turned into a total of a hundred thirty five (and nonetheless counting) votes cast in a ballot generated by MoerL over a length of two weeks in late August. What grew to become evident turned into the fact many respondents used a mixture of the two. See the definitions below (courtesy of wikipedia.org):
•textual content Editor: a piece of computing device software for modifying undeniable textual content. it's distinct from a notice processor in that it does not manipulate doc formatting or different features standard in laptop publishing. text editors are sometimes supplied with operating systems or application building packages, and might be used to change configuration information and programming language source code.
•Hex Editor: a kind of desktop application that makes it possible for a person to govern binary (normally non-simple text) computer files. the use of a hex editor a person can see or edit the uncooked and actual contents of a file as hostile to the interpretation of the identical content material that other better level application application may additionally affiliate with the file format.
Regardless, the outcomes become a bit surprising when the excellent vote getter (with forty two votes) took place to be good ancient Notepad. Notepad is a textual content editor accessible in ALL windows operating techniques. Why, with so many other really expert equipment attainable do individuals use this type of simple component provided with the OS? one of the most responses blanketed:
"it be the least bloated"
"does not require any form of install, and intensely handy to use."
"Notepad does what i want"
different programs outlined in the poll will also be present in the listing below. notice! - hyperlinks verified as of 10/21/05.
FAQ written in Notepad.
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It wants no introduction, and it's the one aspect even the least a professional computer consumer knows about and makes use of greater or less frequently: e mail (or email).
Most americans want to keep "dealing with electronic mail" as simple as feasible. standard means for many no longer having to install the rest new onto their functioning methods, which immediately guidelines out e-mail shoppers and leaves the choice: webmail. if you're attempting to find even additional reading on the advantages of webmail, see this brief but sweet article on just that subject. a considerable number of users grew to become out to swear by webmail. GMail, Google's webmail solution, is via a ways essentially the most customary webmail service amongst DSLR clients.
Now, let's see how DSLR users like their e mail! in accordance with a fresh ballot in the software discussion board on e mail customers, our individuals discovered through a moderate margin, that Microsoft Outlook took 34% of the 591 votes.
Outlook 2003 offers an integrated answer for managing and organizing e mail messages, schedules, initiatives, notes, contacts, and other suggestions. Outlook works directly with other classes in the Microsoft workplace device. Outlook grants innovations for you to use to manipulate your communications, arrange your work, and work greater with different people all from one location. facets found handiest in Outlook encompass assist for Microsoft change Server electronic mail debts, Out of workplace automatic e mail replies, group calendar scheduling, distinctive handle books, tasks, notes, junk e-mail filtering, automatic backup, and archiving of items.
that you can view a assessment right here on the modifications between Microsoft Outlook vs. the third place finisher, Outlook specific.
Outlook changed into very carefully adopted by using Mozilla's free option: Mozilla Thunderbird. Thunderbird has turn into sufficient standard to trump even the very successful Microsoft Outlook categorical.
Thunderbird is a free, open-supply and cross-platform mail client for most operating programs together with, but now not restrained to, windows, Linux and Macintosh. it's according to the Mozilla codebase. it's a sturdy and easy to make use of client, similar to competing items like Outlook specific, however with some major advantages comparable to unsolicited mail classification.
gadget requirements for windows, Linux & Macs are discovered right here
any other of electronic mail shoppers coated in this [POLL] that folks mentioned they used are listed beneath:note: links verified as of 10-14-05
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a picture Viewer or graphic browser is a pc program that displays a kept graphical picture;it may commonly handle various snap shots file codecs.
Such software always renders the photo based on houses of the screen akin to colour depth and reveal resolution.
Some people use full-featured bitmap pictures editors as photograph viewers.
an individual with, as an instance, Adobe Photoshop may additionally haven't any want for a separate graphic viewer. Others may discover that full-featured bitmap pics editors load too slowly and keep a separate viewer for quite simply displaying pictures.
Many photograph viewers characteristic:
fundamental viewing operations such as zooming and rotation.Slide showsPrintingCataloging
by using pretty much a 2 to 1 margin certainly others in the 2006 Member's (distinctive option) poll the runaway winner for a fantastic third time in response to those who replied is: Irfanview !
2nd region changed into the built in Microsoft windows Fax & image Viewer which is protected with the working equipment in latter windows builds.
And ACDSee is still the main choice for those that truly paid for an application, despite the fact many suggested they choose an Older version.
also brilliant is that about one quarter of these responding indicated that they utilize extra the than one viewer depending on their immediate wants.
what is IrfanView ?
IrfanView is a really quickly, small, compact and imaginitive FREEWARE (for non-commercial use) graphic viewer for windows 9x/ME/NT/2000/XP/2003.
it is making an attempt to be primary for learners and strong for gurus.
IrfanView is attempting to create new and/or unique points in its own method, in contrast to another graphic viewers, which entire "creativity" is in accordance with characteristic cloning, stealing of ideas and whole dialogs from ACDSee and/or IrfanView! (as an example: XnView is stealing/cloning elements and total dialogs from IrfanView, because 5+ years).
IrfanView became the primary home windows graphic viewer worldwide with varied (animated) GIF guide.some of the first photo viewers international with Multi-page TIF help.the primary image viewer worldwide with distinct ICO guide.
Some IrfanView aspects:
Many supported file formatsMulti language supportThumbnail/preview optionSlideshow (keep slideshow as EXE/SCR or burn it to CD)show EXIF/IPTC/comment textual content in Slideshow/Fullscreen and many others.help for Adobe Photoshop FiltersFast directory view (relocating through listing)Batch conversion (with picture processing)Multi-web page TIF editingEmail optionMultimedia playerPrint optionChange color depthScan (batch scan) supportCut/cropIPTC editingEffects (Sharpen, Blur, Adobe 8BF, Filter factory, Filters unlimited, etc.)CapturingExtract icons from EXE/DLL/ICLsLossless JPG rotationMany hotkeysMany command line optionsMany Plug-InsOnly one EXE-File, no DLLs, no Shareware messages like "I Agree" or "assessment expired"No registry changes with out person action/permission!and plenty a whole lot greater ...
other photo Viewer purposes appearing during this yr's ballot(listed in descending alternative order) have been:
FastStone ImageViewer (free)OtherPicasa (free)Microsoft Paint (included with the OS)XnView (free)The Gimp (free)Microsoft office picture supervisor (protected in the office Suite)Adobe Photoshop Album SE (free)CompuPicThumbsPlusVuePrintiPhotoNoneCorel photo AlbumFirehand EmberUlead photo ImpactCam2PCFlipAlbumImagstik (free)Pixels (free)Ulead photo ExplorerStudioline picture BasicUltimate PaintXequte MegaView
a few of those Others that captured 6% of the votes have been:Paint.netDirectory OpusLView ProFuturixImagerGraphic Workshop ProfessionalPolyView
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sufficient, light, sufficient, just excellent. These are only one of the most feedback made by BBR members who participated in our 2005 Member choice ballot describing the file supervisor they most want to use.
Wikepedia definition of File manager
The file manager and a clear winner with 60% of the votes is ubiquitous
•Microsoft windows Explorer.Seven counsel To manipulate Your data more desirable
when it comes to recognition it turned into followed with the aid of (Taking 19% and eleven% of the votes respectively):
probably the most votes for a Non-windows file supervisor went to:
another File Managers we reviewed:
•Accelman•FileAnt•TotalCommander•A43•Ac Browser•freeCommander• ExplorerXP•AB Commander•Waz Tree II•EF Commander•directory Opus•Konqueror - KDE•Finder - Apple
be aware: links verified as of 9/3/05
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The precise vote getter according to our poll with 32% goes to home windows Media participant 10 !
2d vicinity @ 22% went to WinAmp and the precise other write in candidate was VLC Media participant.
most of the responses noted that a reasonably excessive majority tend to use loads of different players for both their audio, video and/or other types of media playback needs.
So what gives home windows Media player 10 the cutting edge ?
Some might say it is since it got here pre-put in.
Others appear to indicate that they just like the proper Multimedia participant features and average ease of use...
while the promoting points that Microsoft tout are:
home windows Media player 10 offers you greater music and extra selections, and for the primary time makes it possible to sync top notch music, video, and photographs to the latest portable gadgets.
New Streamlined DesignA entire new seem to be providing you with quicker and simpler entry to your favorite digital media.
alternative of on-line StoresA world of track at your fingertips. With windows Media player 10, you are only a click on far from the area's largest collection of digital music.
alternative of DevicesSync your track collection to over 70 different transportable music contraptions.
smart Jukebox FeaturesRemove the trouble of organizing even the biggest digital media collections.
Others blanketed in this ballot have been:home windows Media participant 9 seriesWindows Media player traditional 6.4(available in windows ninety eight, 98se ,ME , 2000 & XP: delivery/run: mplayer2)
J River Media Jukebox
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(See the definition of download manager here).
Curiously adequate, the most popular answer to the ballot changed into "None" (67%, with 287/428 votes).
This can be due to a couple of causes:
• Most contemporary browsers (Mozilla Firefox, Opera...) include constructed-in managers which could go well with the needs of the commonplace user (peculiarly for not in reality huge information);
• "download managers" are sometimes - wrongly - regarded mere "download accelerators".Many users consider no want of a download manager, considering that they use a quick connection.
other voters locate down load Managers valuable even with DSL/Cable, when coping with sluggish servers or when the connection closes within the center of the download. no longer each server allows for full-speed downloads, and a down load manager can vastly improve the transfer velocity through simultaneous connections.
2nd area goes to FlashGet (7%, with 34/428 votes), carefully followed by using GetRight (6%, with 27/428 votes).
one of the features listed in FlashGet homepage:
•speed: the means to split data into up to 10 materials, with each part downloading simultaneously. up to 8 different simultaneous down load jobs;
•organize: categorize info with FlashGet's built-in & standard-yet-powerful file administration facets;
•replicate search: automatically search for the fastest server available;
•automatically have FlashGet dial up, hang up & shut down the desktop when you're now not around!
•schedule to download information
•control your copious downloaded data with FlashGet's primary yet potent consumer interface;
•control the download speed limit in order that downloading info would not interfere together with your web searching;
different down load managers listed in the poll:
LeechGetNet TransportFresh DownloadStar DownloaderMass DownloaderFree down load ManagerInternet down load Accelerator
These were left out, but outlined by using clients:
download StudioDownload ExpressInternet download supervisor
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There changed into no overwhelming option in the application discussion board ballot carried out from July seventh via July twenty third but the exact vote getter with 25% of votes forged is the Trillian IM customer provided with the aid of Cerulean Studios.
what is Trillian?
•Trillian software presents the ability of connecting to the fundamental chat features (MSN, Yahoo, ICQ, IRC and goal) with one customer, reducing the amount of courses installed. For a complete Product Overview examine the information obtainable on this web page.
What platform does Trillian run on?
Trillian runs on the windows platform.
What facets does Trillian provide?
The program comes packaged in two types - free and professional. The professional version provides extra capabilities, above all voice chat. an entire record of points is attainable here.
where am i able to down load the newest edition?
The latest version will also be discovered here.
interestingly satisfactory, most of the respondents chose None (forty seven votes or 17%), as a substitute the use of different the best way to speak with their chums, household and co-workers. Does this sign the decline and recognition of the Chat customer? most effective subsequent polls on the subject will tell.
different customers mentioned, with the structures supported, can also be present in the desk below:
(word! - links verified as of seven/25/05)
home windows, Mac, Linux
home windows, Mac
home windows, Mac, Linux
http://gaim.sourceforge.webLinux, Unix, windows
IM2 (speedy Messenger 2)
home windows, Mac, Linux
home windows, Mac, Linux
Exodus (Jabber customer)
Psi (Jabber customer)
windows, Mac, Linux
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The outcomes from this poll indicate that the biggest percentage of our members who voted don't make the most of any utility application suite.
Of folks that do, the taste du jour was overwhelmingly TuneUp Utilities 04.
"TuneUp Utilities 2004 makes windows quicker, extra comfy and cozy. All crucial facets of equipment configuration, safety, cleansing and upkeep are mixed beneath a modern graphical user interface."
different Utility Suites receiving votes had been:
device Mechanic 5
Systweak advanced gadget Optimizer
Window vigor tools
VCOM device Suite
From the replies to the ballot, it was additionally clear that many individuals utilize smaller or specialty applications to optimize their pc reminiscent of Crap Cleaner
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in accordance with an legitimate poll, the most reliable audio editor turned out to be Audacity, the free and pass platform audio editor it's well usual for its capabilities and its expense.
2nd region changed into a tie between Sony Sound Forge and Nero Wave Editor. Sound Forge is a pricey skilled modifying tool and has been round for a very long time generating a big user base.Nero Wave Editor is bundled with ahead's Nero extremely equipment. it's economical and relatively powerful, appealing to the consumer who is interested in editing sound, however no longer satisfactory to spend a whole lot of greenbacks on a professional program.
3rd area went to Adobe Audition, an extra knowledgeable editing software that was referred to as Cool Edit seasoned except it become bought by means of Adobe. It turned into additionally probably the most standard response within the "different" category.
other contenders in the poll had been:
• Goldwave• Wavepad• MP3 Surgeon• Wave Lab• Samplitude professional• ReZound• Roxio Sound Editor
word: hyperlinks legitimate as of 07/29/05
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Defragmentation defined Wikipedia
The effects from this poll indicated that the largest percent of our members who voted are the use of home windows built in defrag utility. a very good explanation of the windows defragmentation utility will also be found on the Elder Geek
Of folks that use third party defragmentation application the vote casting was very close between superb Disk and Diskeeper.
"PerfectDisk� version 7.0 offers velocity, thoroughness, and ease-of-use for all windows� domestic, small enterprise, and massive business clients. licensed via Microsoft� for windows 2000 and windows Server� 2003, PerfectDisk is designed for trendy greatest disk drives. if you're eager about disk defragmentation, optimization, and free space consolidation, you are going to find PerfectDisk meets your high calls for and requirements."
"New Diskeeper 9 is the "Set It and overlook It"� excessive-speed defragmenter that runs undetectably within the background and makes the issues of fragmentation go away continuously! Diskeeper is filled with aspects and new know-how that hold your techniques working at true speed and protect important equipment info, making certain like-new ranges of performance. Your systems can function like new once again get Diskeeper 9 and see!"
other defragmentation application receiving votes were:
•Buzzsaw and Dirms
a further uniqueness defrag tool mentioned by way of several individuals, that was now not covered within the poll is PageDefrag Utility from Sysinternals
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The desirable five binary readers from the 6-21 thru 7-13 2005 ballot are as follows (in order of vote count number from optimum to lowest):
Agent is a stand-by myself newsreader that runs on the home windows platform. A full checklist of features, together with comparisons of the paid and free models available, can also be discovered right here.
curiously ample, other topped the votes, with most the usage of Outlook specific or Thunderbird to study their textual content primarily based newsgroups.
Q: What are newsgroups?
A: In a nutshell, consider of newsgroups as in reality textual content based forums or message boards on usenet. There are literally thousands of them covering each theme imaginable.
Q: i used to be in some newsgroup and opened a message and all I might see was gibberish, turned into it some variety of secret code?
A: chances are high you unfolded a binary message. Newsgroups are posted textual content messages, a person found out a means to encode binary info into textual content and posted it to the newsgroup. as a way to down load the binary file you could want a reader that may decode the message.
Q: the place can i locate greater guidance on newsgroups?
A: A wealth of information can also be found at the following hyperlinks:
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This write up covers the ballot conducted in Broadband stories' software forum and it reflects the conventional option of its visitors, it certainly does not mean it is the answer. As with anything in lifestyles, it is all rely of private selection. There is not any choicest firewall, and probably there will on no account be.
How time and again have you stumbled upon a thread titled "Which firewall do you employ/suggest/feel is premiere?" whereas searching forums? very nearly day by day? That is not unbelievable having more and more americans use computers daily, and having excessive pace cyber web entry comparable to Cable and DSL being practically a standard these days. Being online 24/7 allows us do shopping, chat with our friends, do business, pay bills, and so forth. Sounds terrific? besides the fact that children, whereas cyber web provided us with many new talents it has additionally opened a whole new set of chances to others to interfere our privateness, assemble information about our browsing habits, infecting our computer systems with malicious application studying so many reports about virus infections harvesting computers around the world, and many of us being the ones contaminated, it has encouraged many domestic users who didn't feel keeping your desktop is vital to find a solution to steer clear of infections and intrusions to your laptop, and most essential, to offer protection to your statistics.
within the period of high velocity internet entry it has certainly not been so crucial to protect your laptop than now, in particular when there are reviews that almost eighty% of computer systems related to information superhighway are contaminated with spyware. This represents a growing to be issue for many of us, and the use of equipment equivalent to antivirus, anti-spyware and a firewall is a need to these days.
To answer your query which firewall is favored amongst BBR members, we decided to habits a poll. results show that Zone Alarm is, as soon as again, a clear winner with 32 % of votes. while there are many options available to choose from, in keeping with our members Zone Alarm appears to be probably the most trusted and the most used answer. here's not a surprise for the reason that Zone Alarm has been preferred alternative for the previous a couple of years. From the starting Zone Labs has offered rather incredible free edition and pay version to these in need of more than a pure firewall. combined easily of use, in my own opinion not ever considered before, with stability, small footprint, and a number of facets it has won over many individuals. one of the most reasons why so many americans use Zone Labs solutions, according to their reports, as well as studying threads and consequences of polls on this and other forums is that they supply wide range of products. They cover definitely anything else a client could wish for. need a pure firewall, easy to use, and free? Then Zone Alarm Free is your alternative. while it will possibly not have all bells and whistles of most industrial options, it does what's made for and it does it wonderful. Zone Labs has stored it up up to now with newest enhancements and fixes as their business options, which is always appreciated through users in place of the usage of old-fashioned free version. whereas every other vendors limit their free models drastically or supply outdated types, Zone Labs has no longer not noted their non-paying users and has always kept its free version up up to now. Zone Labs, as well as competitors, has been including many facets to their Zone Alarm product to meet buyers demand. On this web page which you can find a complete record of items provided by using Zone Labs and assessment between them.
Zone Alarm is magnificent firewall, no remember if you use free or pay version. All items made with the aid of Zone Labs use the same core and consequently presenting you with what doubtless is likely one of the most useful firewalls on the market. I individually like to combine a number of products to do separate issues, as opposed to using all-in-one solution. There is no doubt add-ons Zone Labs integrates in its pay versions are great, however I consider users can mix their remarkable free firewall with several other free product to give protection to their programs.
Description of Zone Alarm Free:
easy-to-use firewall blocks hackers and other unknown threats.
•Systematically identifies hackers and blocks entry attempts•automatically makes your laptop invisible to any one on the cyber web
gadget requirements:home windows 98SE/ME/2000 professional/XP. Pentium III 450 MHz or larger. 50MB of obtainable hard disk house. information superhighway entry. minimum gadget RAM: 48MB (98SE/ME), 64MB (2000 professional), 128MB (XP)
looking at outcomes greater carefully we can see that whereas Zone Alarm received well-nigh 1/three of participants votes there are other products value citing as well.2d option is built in windows XP (SP1 and SP2) firewall. this is a basic firewall, which gives first rate inbound (incoming traffic) protection. It does not supply outbound insurance plan and as a consequence is does not give you ability to dam an utility, which probably can be malicious, from connecting to the web.
in case you are seeking for suggestions based firewall an older however still very tons used edition of Kerio very own Firewall is absolute winner in this class. version 2.15 has no longer been up to date considering that may additionally 2003, besides the fact that children its balance, configurability and low useful resource utilization won over many clients who are searching for a free firewall. Broadband reviews has Kerio Tiny forum with wide data about Kerio and Tiny products, custom made suggestions as a very good starting aspect for all Kerio v 2.15 clients, and other useful suggestions.
Sygate, subsequent to ZoneAlarm, is without doubt one of the regular decisions when it involves utility based firewalls. It ended up in second region on our ballot, in conjunction with inbuilt home windows XP firewall. Sygate gives each free and pay types. Its free version should be satisfactory for most users. superior users should still trust purchasing pro version. I individually would now not advocate you to make use of Sygate in case you use a proxy server to entry the cyber web. there's a everyday subject during this firewall, which makes it possible for any software to hook up with the cyber web with out prompting you if you use a proxy server. purposes like Proxomitron, advert Muncher, WebWasher and an identical are examples which characteristic in this method. when you are a part of the group of users who do not use a proxy, then be sure to agree with using this firewall.
different decisions we reviewed (alphabetically):
in case you turn up to be a user who is not regularly occurring with firewalls and you ask yourself what a firewall is, then below that you can examine very short explanation and sort of firewalls that exist.Firewalls provide protection against outdoor attackers (different internet clients) through filtering malicious information superhighway site visitors, and as a consequence protecting/hiding your computing device (from others).
There are two types of firewalls:
Hardware firewalls are exterior contraptions are positioned between your computing device or community and your cable or DSL modem. They supply excessive lever of insurance policy, and are constantly used for safeguarding multiple computers. Many people use routers, which constantly have built in firewall features. Their downside is that their charge.
software firewalls are put in on a laptop and are used as general classes. Some programs, equivalent to windows XP (SP1 and SP2) include built in firewalls that supply inbound insurance plan. utility firewalls allow users to control incoming traffic (inbound protection) and outgoing (outbound coverage). Filtering outgoing traffic, that means which application can (now not) have information superhighway access, is likely one of the leading explanations to use one, notwithstanding you have got a hardware firewall.
in the conclusion it doesnt rely which answer you opt for. Its extremely advocate that you simply use one. Any effectively configured firewall being hardware or software based should still come up with marvelous protection from intruders. it is additionally recommended that you simply keep your home windows up to date through downloading the newest updates from windows replace, and that your software firewall is up so far.
what's a firewall?Which Firewall should still i take advantage of?what's the best class of application Firewall?When is an NAT Router inadequate insurance policy?
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BitTorrent or by-product turned into the overall winner of the ballot.
BitTorrent is a P2P system that makes transferring giant information (or corporations of files) amongst a huge community of people convenient, quick and efficient. The BitTorrent community is deploy in a means it is a little diverse than a normal P2P network. With this community, you actually do not do any looking for files that the other clients have the use of the customer as you would with traditional customers like Kazaa. fairly, you go to web sites which have lists of these days launched info.
Newsgroups was an in depth 2nd area. because of barriers of posting to newsgroups extra work is concerned. data should be encoded (transformed to textual content message) and uploaded to usenet newsgroups and additionally downloaded and decoded (transformed back to usual file).
Lime Wire came in third. LimeWire is a Gnutella based P2P community permits you to search for diverse files on the same time, multi language support, and is most famous for its ease-of-use and move-platform compatibility. LimeWire will run on windows, Macintosh, Linux, Solaris, and different working techniques. elements no adware or adware, permits for firewall-to-firewall transfers and proxy guide
more suggestions on filesharing will also be found on the following hyperlinks at BBR's »Filesharing application and »File Sharing FAQ .
an additional informed source is : »www.slyck.com/index.personal home page
This FAQ entry written & submitted by khc987
note: hyperlinks verified as of 08-19-05
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The ballot for many used or liked internet Browser became posted currently. And to say the outcomes changed into an eye fixed opener in putting it mildly.
The favorite amongst BBR users fingers down is an open supply browser, Mozilla Firefox. This stand alone browser is a neatly put collectively multi-operating gadget browser, with boards and people looking for and providing up helpful extensions to the browser itself. Mozilla Firefox is customizable for every individiuals' taste, be it "undeniable Jane" out of the container able to go, or in some circumstances, loaded up with extensions and loads of subject matters to thrill even probably the most amateur among us.
Mozilla Firefox readily beat out the subsequent favourite browser, web Explorer with the aid of a margin of more than 2 to 1 in the ballot. whereas internet Explorer is tightly tied into the home windows operating device enviroment, there's a version for the Apple Mac clients. it is an older version, and one which are not updated by Microsoft each time soon, if in any respect.
**it would even be mentioned right here, that internet Explorer in it be present incarnation of IE6 SP1 are not up-to-date with newest safety features present in the browser in home windows XP, 2003 Server and Vista operating techniques. undergo this in intellect when making your selections.**
This then brings up our third location browser, Opera. here is also a multi-working system browser, providing itself to home windows, Linux, Mac, FreeBSD, Solaris, OS/2 and QNX. This browser is additionally customizable, with Opera counseled extensions and subject matters. in case you seek advice from the Opera neighborhood, that you can get support in any area you might have a query about, together with modifying the Opera .js information.
whereas there have been votes for the Safari browser, that selected browser is tied strictly to the Apple working gadget.
There a bunch of different browsers out there, some for windows best techniques, some for Linux/Unix handiest techniques, and then some that are cross platformed. The alternative comes down to what your favourite is, what you are most relaxed with, and what is appropriate together with your operating equipment.
For extra suggestions, click on on here links of the browser you're interested in and notice if it matches your requirements.
different areas for counsel on making a browser option may also be discovered from the Mozillazine boards on the latest open supply offerings, together with Galeon, Camino, Beonex, okay-Meleon, Seamonkey and even Netscape.
Our very personal software forums, Mozilla boards, Microsoft aid forum, All things Unix discussion board, and remaining however by no means least, All issues Macintosh discussion board.
each discussion board has users who can offer their tips and element you within the right route in making your determination on a browser.
The most effective aspect retaining you back is you, so dig in and luxuriate in. You might be surprised to discover anything here you like and may want to use day in and time out.
notice: links established as of 08-19-05
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Our application discussion board lately had a poll to ask in regards to the office program or Suite BBR participants use. rather, it was a Microsoft product that received, workplace 2003. It beat out office XP with the aid of a 2 to 1 margin.
workplace 2003 is tied to the windows operating system and until you have got virtual pc put in, you won't be capable of use it in Linux, Mac or any other operating device environment.
office 2003 has several key facets, notice, Excel, vigour element, and Outlook. it is a powerful product for those who need all points offered. And it comes at a hefty fee as well. the entire version of office 2003 is $399.00.
despite the fact, there is a freeware solution it really is similar with the offerings in office 2003. i am talking of the third vicinity vote getter, Open workplace. This product is a multi-operating equipment product, and may be used with Microsoft home windows, Solaris, and GNU/Linux. This product can read most if no longer all Microsoft workplace info. Open office has its' personal suite of items, from writer to Calc, impress, Draw, Base, and Math. This open supply product is an immediate cousin to superstar office, the providing from sun. while not free, it weighs in at $seventy nine.ninety five and up.
As which you can see from the poll, there were a lot of products accessible, some stronger than others. The actual query is, which one is correct for you?
explore every product provided, see if meets your equipment necessities, and then see for your self if it meets your expectations. there is a great deal to choose from.
And bear in mind, if you have a question a couple of product listed within the ballot or simply the appropriate vote getters above, which you could at all times ask in our utility discussion board the place some of esteemed participants can support guide you with your choice.
and you'll all the time click on on the product listed within the ballot, so they can take you to that products domestic web page where which you can get the answers you deserve to make your choice.
*note: hyperlinks demonstrated as of 08-19-05
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FTP - File transfer Protocol. in contrast to HTTP, FTP does not move through all the "handshaking", it just blasts away. there are many FTP Managers out there, are attempting a couple of and notice which one is most excellent for you.
This years effects may also be discovered by viewing the thread - [POLL] What FTP manager do you use?
Our member's #1 option for FTP Managers is WS_FTP professional by using IPSwitch. it is the most prevalent FTP supervisor used by using developers world-huge. WS_FTP seasoned is a paid product @ $forty nine.99. WS_FTP seasoned has an incredible facets listing, you could overview it by way of going here.
WS_FTP professional equipment necessities:
home windows� ninety eight SE/NT/2000/Me/XP/2003
16MB of RAM for windows ninety eight SE and 32MB for home windows NT/2000/Me/XP/2003
8MB of disk house
be aware - a 16-bit version for windows 3.1 is obtainable.
The #2 alternative with the aid of our participants is FileZilla. FileZilla is a free, GNU frequent Public License (GPL), and simple to make use of FTP manager.
computer/Processor: Pentium three or improved
operating gadget: windows XP knowledgeable or home version, 2000 skilled, NT four.0 computer, Me, ninety eight/98SE
reminiscence: no longer listed
Disk area: 2 MB
Filezilla facets include:
capacity to renew Uploads/Downloads (if the server helps it)
web site manager with folders
hold Alive device
SOCKS4/5 and HTTP1.1 Proxy support
SSL secured connections
GSS authentication and encryption the usage of Kerberos
different FTP Managers consist of:
Plus MANY greater!
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In a contemporary BBR utility forum ballot, guests have been requested to vote for his or her favorite backup or imaging software. by way of a large margin, Acronis genuine photograph took exact honors, gathering very nearly half of all votes forged for both types of application.
Backup and imaging software may still be your first line of protection against data loss. complicated pressure crashes, accidental deletion of files or formatting of drives can all render your information unrecoverable. Backup and imaging utilities make it convenient to get better your information should still disaster strike.
Backup software differs from imaging utility in that it's simple goal is to backup individual info or folders, many times on an everyday basis. Imaging utility, having said that, is used to make image information of entire drives or partitions. within the adventure of difficult drive failure or other situations the place you can not boot into the operating equipment, these images can be restored to a new or present drive. In most instances, you'll be back in business in just minutes. pictures are normally stored on an extra physical power or on detachable media equivalent to CD or DVD.
Acronis, a relative newcomer to the disk imaging arena, has taken on the primary gamers similar to Symantec and has develop into a virtually overnight success. true photograph clients opt for or not it's ease of use, effortless to navigate GUI and typical velocity in comparison to different solutions. If TI has one downside, that would need to be it be inability to photo at once to DVD media. DVD media should be formatted first with packet writing software and this may also be a really time-ingesting procedure. with a bit of luck, future versions will resolve this problem.
Norton's Ghost became a distant second, with older models (2003 and previous) favorite over Norton's latest providing, Ghost 9.0. Others receiving votes were Powerquest's DriveImage (recently obtained with the aid of Symantec and reborn as Ghost 9.0), Dantz Retrospect and TeraByte's picture for home windows/DOS.
Preferences for backup utility was fairly evenly allotted among the many candidates and not using a clear winner in that category.
utility choices in the imaging category blanketed:•Acronis actual image•Norton Ghost 9.0•Norton Ghost (2003 or earlier)•Norton Ghost company variants•Powerquest DriveImage 7•Powerquest DriveImage (2002 or earlier)•Symantec LiveState recovery computer 3.0•Powerquest V2i Protector•Dantz Retrospect (all types)•Paragon force Backup•Partition photo (Linux)•TeraByte picture for home windows/DOS
Backup software selections covered:•windows Backup Utility•BackUp MyPC•Veritas Backup Exec•Genie Backup manager (home or seasoned)•Nero BackItUp
"device restore" category utilities included:•Norton (Roxio) GoBack•RestoreIT
hyperlinks demonstrated as of 08-30-05
by using howie1 edited with the aid of lilhurricane ultimate modified: 2007-09-29 10:42:23
A ballot became conducted to assess which application program individuals used most often to copy DVDs.The winner, DVD Decrypter, is a freeware application with brilliant versatility. regrettably, it is no longer being developed. The remaining edition, 22.214.171.124, can be downloaded from quite a lot of websites online. due to felony concerns, we can not link you without delay to a supply. DVD Decrypter can perform a mess of tasks, either as a standalone application, or in mixture with other with no trouble-accessible freeware.
Wikipedia, the free internet Encyclopedia, provides a constructive article involving DVDs.an explanation of terminology, equivalent to what constitutes a DVD5 or a DVD9 structure, is also supplied:
•The heritage and requisites of DVDs
listed here are hyperlinks to tutorials on probably the most requested DVD copying alternatives:
•a complete overview of DVD Decrypter•Copying a DVD in ISO mode•Copying a DVD with DVD folders the usage of DVD Decrypter & Folder2ISO•Copying a DVD9 using DVD Decrypter & DVD2One•Copying a DVD and adding subtitles
Our runner-up application, DVD cut back, shares the equal advertising and marketing conditions as DVD Decrypter. it is freeware that is no longer being developed. once more, we can't hyperlink you at once to a source for DVD cut back, however is still purchasable for down load from a variety of internet sources. DVD reduce requires a "helper software" to comprehensive a burn. It has the capability to directly call ahead utility's Nero to achieve this assignment.
A guide to copying DVDs with DVD cut back may well be found right here:
•Copying a DVD the usage of DVD reduce
other programs during this category don't seem to be free, but may additionally come with trial or demo models. they are usually all-in-one options. replica and burning nice will differ through application. universal choices, which encompass trial versions, and/or reputable help, consist of the following:
•1 click on DVD replica•Clone DVD (complicated Bytes)•Clone DVD (Slysoft)•replica To DVD•DVD2oneX (Mac)•DVDFab•DVDxCopy/DVDxPlatinum (current consumers most effective)•convenient DVD copy - Roxio•EZ DVD replica•IcopyDVDs2•Nero•Pinnacle speedy•Popcorn - Roxio (Mac)
essential be aware!
Neither this web page, nor the creator or editor(s) of this FAQ, condone or recommend the illegal duplication of copyrighted substances. It is assumed that you're going to use the assistance offered herein strictly in response to the copyright laws of your country. Failure to achieve this is at your own chance.
All hyperlinks provided are present as of 08 September 2005, but are area to alternate.
by means of RangerTX7 edited by using lilhurricane last modified: 2006-06-09 12:45:24
We held a poll currently here at BBR for many used IRC customer. The outcomes had been pretty striking.
Our users first option changed into MIRC. It blew away the competitors with an awesome sixty four%!MIRC is a stand-on my own IRC customer.
Coming in 2nd turned into:
• Trillian with 7% of the vote, which is a mixture IRC and IM client
Our third option turned into:
• X-chat with 5% of the vote. X-chat is also a stand-by myself IRC client.
3-manner tie for fourth vicinity with 3% every:••Opera (web suite: browser, mail, IRC, and news)•pIRCH (stand-on my own•irssi (IRC, SILC, and ICB) UNIX simplest
Others we discussed:
•ChatZilla•GAIM•jIRC•KVIrc•PJIRC•savIRC•smuxi•ViRC•Vortec IRC•WS IRC•XiRCON•dIRC•HydraIRC•IceChat•Klient•Microsoft comic Chat•Miranda•Nettalk•TinyIRC•BitchX•Centericq•IIRC•ircII•Konversation•Kopete•KVirc•naim•Scrollz•TalkSoup•Xaric•Zircon•Colloquy•dialog•fireplace•IRCle•Minerva IRC•ShadowIRC•Snak (Mac)•X-Chat Aqua (Mac)•Xirc•EZIRC•GTIRC•IRC/2•Openchat/2•Baxter•BIRCH•Bowser•Felix•imaginative and prescient•ircabi•jpirc•AIRC•ERC•ZenIRC
you can discover additional IRC customer Lists right here at IRC reports & at wikipedia
be aware: links demonstrated as of 9/10/05
with the aid of Rob A edited by lilhurricane remaining modified: 2007-09-29 10:44:57
A poll these days conducted in our application discussion board yielded these results:
• one of the most more usual options for encryption, and our #1 option is to make use of the substances which are already available to you. Some operating programs similar to home windows XP skilled have an encrypting file device constructed appropriate in. Linux and Unixes can additionally do this as smartly, notwithstanding doing so is past the scope of this FAQ entry and you should still talk to materials related to these techniques.
an easy guide for users of home windows XP expert is purchasable. here:»www.practicalpc.co.uk/co ··· ypt1.htm
Microsoft TechNet has some stunning components regarding the Encrypting File gadget developed into windows XP knowledgeable and above. right here: »www.microsoft.com/techne ··· tfs.mspx
another well-known answer attainable on distinct platforms is PGP and functions that may deal with it. make sure to be able to find software that handles PGP regardless of what working device you're running.
•PGP computer and other PGP products»www.pgp.com/
From the web site: »www.gnupg.org/
GnuPG is a complete and free replacement for PGP. because it doesn't use the patented theory algorithm, it can also be used without any restrictions. GnuPG is a RFC2440 (OpenPGP) compliant software.
»macgpg.sourceforge.web/ - Mac GPG
appears to be a collection of libraries, can be of use to builders obtainable.
From the web site: CTC is a collection freeware PGP-interoperable encryption application kit developed by way of Ian Miller and Mr. Tines.CTC doesn't stand for anything; it's Rot13("PGP").
•comfortable facts manager (SDM)
The SDM software became created to aid you manipulate your passwords and other private guidance for web sites, computer systems, contacts, and other programs within one secure application. a totally practical, open supply, free, password manager! No restrict or restrictions to the utility. we're presently the use of SunJCE crypto (certainly DES 56-bit encryption with a 1024 bit MD5 hash algorithm)
a lot of these can be found including some on the internet, you are counseled the usage of on of these to steer clear of towards brute force assaults. Some of those encompass:
»www.winguides.com/securi ··· be aware.personal home page»www.multicians.org/thvv/gpw.html»www.angel.internet/~nic/passwd.html»www.adel.nursat.kz/apg/»www.buttuglysoftware.com/
AxCrypt File Encryption utility - Free very own privacy and protection for windows 95/ninety eight/ME/NT/2K/XP with AES-128 File Encryption, Compression and clear Decrypt and Open within the usual application.
• home windows privateness tools
windows privateness equipment (WinPT) is a collection of multilingual functions for convenient digital encryption and signing of content.
give protection to all of your data in my opinion. comfy it is a straightforward to use, feature packed, file encryption application in response to 448-bit mighty encryption the use of the Blowfish algorithm. It contains an impressive, customizable file shredder, and the skill to generate self decrypting electronic mail attachments, enabling the consumer to send encrypted e-mail to any person - the recipient doesn't should have a duplicate of the software.
Free open-supply disk encryption software for home windows XP/2000/2003Main aspects:
* it could actually create a virtual encrypted disk inside a file and mount it as a true disk.
* it may possibly encrypt a complete hard disk partition or a tool, akin to USB reminiscence stick, floppy disk, and so forth.
• CompuSec at home
site changed into unavailable on the time of this writing, whether it is up sooner or later a free version of Compusec should be available on here web page.
»www.ce-infosys.com.sg/Ce ··· uSec.asp
• Blowfish advanced CS
it is a small and very quickly encryption utility that makes use of Blowfish encryption algorithm in CBC mode. it's effortless to use and assist assorted info drag-and-drop. moreover, it is moveable, that you would be able to put it for your USB memory stick and run it anywhere you go! Very constructive for users who are looking to keep their doc comfortable on their computer or switch over internet the usage of unsecure channel.
»www.picofactory.com/down ··· oad.html
• Zero Footprint Crypt
»www.snapfiles.com/get/ze ··· oot.html
Creates an encrypted container (vault) to shop any category of records.
• Password Depot
commercial password manager, appears rather wonderful.
• Password safe
Password secure is a tool that lets you have a unique password for all the distinct programs and sites that you simply contend with, without basically having to be aware all those usernames and passwords. Password protected runs on PCs under home windows (95/ninety eight/NT/2000/XP). An older (however absolutely useful) edition is purchasable for PocketPC. Linux/Unix clones that use the identical database structure have additionally been written.
• Max Crypt
• deepest Disk light»www.dekart.com/products/ ··· k_light/
• Any Password
a different free password supervisor
• first-rate Crypt
Crypto-Lock is a File Protector that allows you to prevent entry to your executable information (classes) and other class of data as neatly. The program makes use of the SHA-1 and Blowfish algorithms and might produce either self-decrypting information or encrypted modules. you could optionally choose to create a backup reproduction of the fashioned file.
»www.snapfiles.com/get/cr ··· very wellhtml
CryptoSuite is an easy to use, but extraordinarily relaxed encryption application equipment for windows working systems (windows 98/ME/2000/XP/2003).
»www.ghostsecurity.com/in ··· ptosuite
one more open supply password manager, this looks like one to observe.
Oubliette is conveniently probably the most feature-packed password managers purchasable.»www.tranglos.com/free/ou ··· tte.html
Securely shops delicate information on yourPalm OS handheld and computer computer. facts isencrypted to keep it secure from prying eyes.
every so often you would simply reasonably now not share your files with any person. install this freeware, appropriate-click on on any file, and encrypt it the usage of a a hundred and sixty-bit key. It uses a mix of SHA-1 and RC4 cryptographic algorithms to encrypt info, and generates a worth to make sure that no two information are encrypted with the equal keystream. This shell extension is available in English, French, German, Spanish, and Portuguese versions.
»www.pcworld.com/down load ··· 1,00.asp
• Archiving tools
Archiving tools can deliver a moderate volume of information insurance plan but one should still be aware that they don't seem to be in frequently safe and there are equipment that exist to spoil the passwords.
Roboform is the most reliable Password supervisor and web kind Filler that completely automates password coming into and form filling.RoboForm become named laptop journal Editor's choice, and CNET download.com's software of the year.
1344 bit hard disk encryption software. It uses digital container in addition to partition encryption and might hide statistics into music info.
»www.iliumsoft.com/website/e ··· llet.htm
• Steganos protection Suite
How does Steganos protection Suite work?
Steganos security Suite is a superbly built-in equipment according to security programs developed over time.
From the consumer-friendly relevant monitoring area you can entry all classes by clicking the mouse. And naturally Steganos protection Suite is as primary to make use of as all other Steganos classes.
*note: All links demonstrated as of 09/30/05
by way of Betaflye edited by using lilhurricane remaining modified: 2007-09-29 10:43:30
caution!before enhancing the registry, back it up. that you may kill the OS in case you are not careful. Take your time and make certain you comprehend what you're doing.
A: A poll changed into performed to assess which software courses individuals used most frequently to edit and/or clear the equipment registry.
The winner, by means of a large margin, CCleaner, is a freeware application that does more than just clear the registry. Like CCleaner, a number of the classes protected within the poll additionally clean temp data created by browsers and those left over from application installations and uninstallation.
reckoning on your adventure level, that you would be able to choose a software as a way to safely clean the registry for you.
•Registry Mechanic•RegSeeker - freeware•jv16PowerTools
TuneUp Utilities, turned into outlined 16 instances by way of those voting other. This device is a component of a set so it become no longer blanketed within the poll. however I actually have listed it right here due to or not it's recognition.
or you can take a more hands-on approach and use a application that permit's you manually edit the registry.
•RegEdit (comes with the OS)•RegEdt32 (comes with the OS)
And for those of you that like to rough it. you could export with RegEdit, edit it together with your favourite textual content editor, then import the alterations to update the registry.
if you're curious concerning the registry, the following hyperlinks should help you get all started.
•Registry book for home windows•Introduction to the Registry•Description of the Microsoft home windows registry
All hyperlinks supplied are existing as of 03 October 2005, but are field to trade.
through jcsjr edited by lilhurricane last modified: 2007-09-29 10:forty two:38
The results from this 2006 poll indicated that the biggest percentage of our members who voted this yr are the use of Diskeeper.
"manual defragmentation just is rarely practicalwho has time to defrag each equipment, every day? guide defragmentation is a wreck-repair circumstance. automatic defragmentation with Diskeeper, the number one automatic Defragmenter, is the only authentic defrag solution. Diskeeper 10 makes use of "Set It and overlook It"� and sensible Scheduling technologies to defrag drives as necessary, holding your techniques operating as quick as they did when they have been manufacturer-new."The next most widely wide-spread alternative being home windows in-built defrag utility. a superb clarification of the home windows defragmentation utility can also be found on the Elder Geek
different defragmentation utility receiving votes this 12 months have been, so as of recognition:
•best Disk•O&O Defrag•Diskeeper Lite•VoptXP•PageDefrag•Defrag for windows•Contig•vigour Defrag
links demonstrated as of 06-09-06
by grobinette edited through lilhurricane final modified: 2007-09-28 21:53:28
in response to our fresh poll, involving Cookie Controls, performed via fortunate , a convincing component of our individuals selected "none", declaring they use their computers browser settings easily ample.
The leading goal of cookies is to determine users and might be put together custom-made internet content. Some web users are taking handle of their laptop, now not enabling themselves to be effortlessly tracked via tiny text info embedded onto their tough drives.
second location came in for "different", including these courses discussed within the thread:
•MRUBlaster - Javacool application
•CookiePatrol - computing device pals
•Window Washer - Webroot
•CCleaner - Ccleaner.com
•Cookie Jar 1.01 - Jason Levine
the bulk of these programs are particular to managing cookies, despite the fact included are a few "dissimilar use" courses like Proxomitron and ZoneAlarm.
•Cookie Crusher•Cookies supervisor•Cookie Monster•Cookie good friend•Cookie Wall•Cookieculler (FF extension)•Karen's Cookie Viewer•let cookies (FF extension)•Proxomitron•ZoneAlarm professional
No information are destroyed or compromised by way of cookies, but when it concerns you about being identified or about having your web browsing traced through the use of a cookie, both set your browser to not settle for cookies or use one of the most cookie blocking courses available to you.
word: All hyperlinks confirmed as of 10-07-05
by way of lilhurricane final modified: 2007-09-29 10:42:52
As in other polls carried out over this yr, there become no majority vote getter in the poll ran in early September. a standard theme during the poll was the use of distinct photograph functions depending on what the user desired to achieve (i.e., viewing or modifying). but there must be a winner and the widely normal IrfanView once again reigns as the favourite amongst BBR clients, garnering 35% of the votes forged.
Irfanview, which runs on the windows platform, is a very speedy, small, compact and ingenious FREEWARE* image viewer for windows 9x/ME/NT/2000/XP/2003. (* = for non-industrial use). A function record of the product can be discovered right here. The author offers a complete package of plugins for added performance and additionally continues an updated history of changes.
down load hyperlinks:
The 2d maximum vote was given to an software blanketed with the Microsoft home windows operating system, graphic Viewer. This changed into now not fully staggering for the ballot, which became primarily for image viewing. The everyday consensus turned into "simple, fast, and helpful."
All in all, seventeen of the twenty five products got votes, with a further six functions mentioned when vote casting different. this is an excellent indicator of the diversity of programs attainable today, which offers the person diverse alternatives when attempting to find classes.
The list beneath displays all of the classes mentioned. links are tested as of 10/8.
through MSeng edited by lilhurricane remaining modified: 2006-05-21 12:fifty one:03
If new toolbars for your cyber web Explorer that you simply failed to deliberately install are seen, or if your browser start page has changed unknowingly, you most probably have adware. however notwithstanding you don't see the rest, you might also nevertheless be contaminated. further and further spyware is emerging this is silently monitoring your browsing habits to create a advertising and marketing profile of you that should be offered to promoting businesses.
Wikipedia definition: adware
Our effects demonstrate an in depth race between advert-conscious & Spybot S&D Spybot taking 23% of the vote and ad-conscious taking 20% in our 2006 Member choice ballot put up by using wrath457
ad-aware provides superior protection from standard information-mining, aggressive advertising, Parasites, Scumware, selected common Trojans, Dialers, Malware, Browser hijackers, and monitoring components, as described on their web page. additionally the ad-aware SE very own version additionally has the skill to scan and listing Alternate information Streams (adverts) in NTFS enabled volumes.
The freeware* version of ad-conscious is compatible with:Microsoft home windows ninety eight/Me/NT/2000/XP/2003
Spybot - Search & destroy detects and removes a multitude of spyware information and modules from your computer. Spybot S&D cleans programs and net-usage tracks out of your equipment, which is primarily effective if you share your computer with different users. Modules chosen for removing will also be sent without delay to the covered file shredder, guaranteeing finished elimination out of your device. For superior users, it permits you to repair registry inconsistencies concerning adware and to bug installations. The easy on-line-update function ensures that Spybot always has probably the most existing and complete listings of spyware, dialers, and other uninvited system residents.
*Free for private useSupported platforms:•Win ninety five updated winsock fundamental•Win 98 & ME thoroughly functioning•NT & 2000may want administrator rights for some features•XP - may wish administrator rights, (XP has these by default)•Win XP (AMD64) - could need administrator rights for some capabilities (no issues found, still in testing)•windows PE - home windows Preinstallation ambiance is supported due to the fact 1.4 details•Mac OS & Mac OSX & Linux not yet supported:
Our subsequent runner-up:
SpywareBlaster via Javacool was third with 13.7% of the ballot in member choice.
Many indicated they use a mixture of classes to battle adware & malware. Some utilized the multi-featured actual-time coverage implemented with some of those classes for the prevention in addition to treatment.
The motives we gave for our selections :
•Freeware/shareware vs. commercial software•true-time resident coverage provided•ability to opt for what is covered in scans•Favorable prevalent updates to definition information
any other decisions we reviewed:
•SpyHunter•home windows Defender•BOClean•IE/SpyAd•Spycop•Ewido Anti-adware•HPGurus Host File•adware Block checklist File•(SpySubtract)trend Micro•adware medical professional•McAfee AntiSpyware•SpywareStopper eight.1•CounterSpy•MVPS Hosts
Most of our users polled used several of these products simultaneouslyWhat some classes discovered, others didn't & vice-versaAll the more cause of many to agree with in that layered approach.
observe: - hyperlinks validated as of eight/13/06 ~ 2005 ballot here: »[POLL] adware elimination & Prevention programs
through lilhurricane ultimate modified: 2007-10-27 14:29:57
The 2006 Member option poll saw a few alterations within the members option for anti-virus classes. the primary turned into the delivered skill to choose diverse classes. Many individuals indicated they use one software for his or her resident anti-virus insurance plan and use an extra as a lower back up scanner. This was reflected within the new varied alternative poll.
The second become a free program knocking a business application out of the precise spot. The general winner of the 2006 preferred Anti-Virus poll with 117 votes and 19.7% of the vote became AVG, AVG offers both a freeware edition and a business pay edition of their anti-virus, but most users within the ballot indicated they have been the use of the free edition. AVG Free edition is available free-of-charge to home clients, comprises e-mail scanning and virus cleaning, is handy to set up and updates very nearly each day. Two year licenses are available for buy of AVG expert and there's now a version bundled with a firewall.
The 2d runner up was Avast! with ninety eight votes and 16.5% of the vote. Avast also has each freeware and industrial types purchasable, with most of those in our poll the usage of the free edition. The freeware version comprises e-mail, p2p, IM and net scanning and updates pretty much each day.
here programs were also extremely ordinary acting within the order of their popularity from highest to lowest:
•NAV/SAV•KAV•NOD32•McAfee•E-believe EZ•AntiVir/Avira/H+BEDV•TrendMicro•BitDefender•home windows reside OneCare
one other enjoyable aspect:
there have been 17 individuals, 2.eight% of the vote who've chosen to run without any antivirus protection in any respect.
there were many impressive comments and opinions within the poll explaining why users chose the items they use and i would enormously suggest analyzing all of them.
with the aid of mers2 edited by using lilhurricane closing modified: 2007-eleven-23 10:45:37
The outcomes of our 2006 DVD Copying poll are in, and free utility took three of the exact four places in our poll. 297 participants cast 624 total votes within the varied-choice format, and we thank you all on your input.
The clear winner, with 140 votes (practically half of those voting - a hundred and forty/297 - chose this software) became DVD cut back, followed by DVD Decrypter with 102 votes.
it be a testament to great of design that, even long after development stopped on each these classes, they nonetheless function somewhat smartly and are in widespread use.
The free edition of DVDFab Decrypter came in 4th, with forty four votes.
On the pay facet, two of Slysoft's offerings led the way, with AnyDVD (Slysoft) in 3rd area (sixty five votes) and CloneDVD 2 (Slysoft) in 6th place (32 votes).
Nero Recode was 5th with 33 votes.
additionally receiving double-digit votes have been CloneDVD (problematic Bytes), DVDFab (Platinum/express/Gold), and DVD X replica (Platinum/Gold/Xpress - current users handiest).
For the Mac O/S, MacTheRipper became the leading vote-getter, followed by:
DVD2One (Mac) and Roxio Toast (Mac).
Our Unix brethren selected K3b ('nix), XDVDShrink, and Lxdvdrip ('Nix). HandBrake and K9Copy were subsequent.
any other consequences:
12% of our voters (37/297) referred to they use one or greater classes to rip/technique/burn;5% (15/297) referred to they used a application or courses not listed;7% (21/297) selected "What's a DVD?"
The recognition of DVD cut back (and it be offshoot, Nero Recode), along with CloneDVD would seem to indicate that the majority americans are the usage of single-layer discs for his or her backup. i attempted to work that query into the poll however technical difficulties eliminated it once we went to press. The poll in its entirety will also be discovered here, and the feedback are worth analyzing.
as soon as again we thank you all for your participation!
•DVD decrease•DVD Decrypter•AnyDVD (Slysoft)•DVDFab Decrypter (Free)•Nero Recode•CloneDVD 2 (Slysoft)•CloneDVD (tricky Bytes)•DVDFab (Platinum/specific/Gold)•DVD X copy (Platinum/Gold/Xpress - latest users handiest)•MacTheRipper
hyperlinks validated as of 06-09-06
by way of antiserious edited by way of lilhurricane final modified: 2007-10-26 09:forty:08
In a currently held ballot for essentially the most used quick Messaging purchasers: Trillian took the gold with the aid of a long shot, with 21.four% of the votes.
"Trillian is a totally featured, stand-on my own, skinnable chat customer that supports goal, ICQ, MSN, Yahoo Messenger, and IRC."
download here: »www.download.com/3000-21 ··· 473.html
In 2d, with 13.three% of the vote, changed into MSN Messenger (currently renamed windows are living Messenger), produced by microsoft and is a single protocol IM customer.
download right here: »www.down load.com/home windows ··· 045.html
In third, with 11.9% of the vote, became intention (AOL quick Messenger), produced with the aid of AOL and is a single protocol IM customer.
download here: »www.purpose.com/
other IM consumers protected within the ballot:•Yahoo »messenger.yahoo.com/•Skype »www.skype.com/•Gaim »gaim.sourceforge.internet/•Google speak »www.google.com/talk/•Miranda »www.miranda-im.org/•ICQ »icq.com/•iChat »www.apple.com/macosx/fea ··· s/ichat/•Meebo »www.meebo.com/•Xfire »www.xfire.com/•Adium »www.adiumx.com/•home windows Messenger (bundled with windows OS)•Gadu-Gadu »www.gadu-gadu.pl/ (requires translation)•Jabber »www.jabber.org/•QQ »www.qq.co.za/•NateOn »www.nate.com/ (requires translation)•Ayttm »ayttm.sourceforge.web/•Zango IM »www.topshareware.com/Zan ··· 6592.htm•Centericq »konst.org.ua/centericq/•handy Message »www.easymessage.internet/•hearth »fireplace.sourceforge.web/•IM2 »www.5star-shareware.com/ ··· r_2.html•Instan-t »www.interactiveni.com/im ··· ware.htm•Meetro »www.meetro.com/•Naim »naim.n.ml.org/about•Mercury »www.soft32.com/download_ ··· 589.html•SIM »developer.berlios.de/for ··· identity=18598•BitWise »www.bitwiseim.com/
links established as of 6/23/06
through Rob A edited by using lilhurricane last modified: 2007-12-09 20:11:33
As defined by means of Wikipedia:Optical disc authoring application is desktop utility for authoring optical discs together with CD-ROMs and DVDs. they're additionally common by way of synonyms reminiscent of CD burning utility or DVD authoring software. Such utility is required to use a optical disc recorder.
growing an optical disc always comprises first creating a disk photograph with a full file system designed for the optical disc, and then really burning the graphic to the disc. Disk file methods include ISO-9660 (regularly widespread quite simply as "ISO") and standard
The consequences from this years poll indicated that members use both free and paid models from a whole lot of providers.This years [POLL] changed into numerous option, the place clients could choose the courses they use.
The clear winner with half the votes,and 146/289 votes changed into forward Nero Burning Rom / express.Nero Burning ROM / specific are dispensed each at retail, and with quite a lot of CD / DVD Burners.
In a distant 2d, with nearly 11%,and 31/289 votes changed into Alcohol a hundred and twenty%.
Following in third, with 10%, and 30/289 votes was Roxio easy CD Creator.
The relaxation of the software covered within the poll,with the aid of rank:
• CD Burner XP professional• other: not on record, see "further utility" area below.• SlySoft: Clone CD/DVD• Sonic checklist Now• UltraISO• Burn directly• NTI CD & DVD-Maker• AVS Disc Creator FREE
further utility mentioned via users, however no longer blanketed within the poll:
• B's Recorder Gold• BurnCDCC• CDRWIN• DeepBurner• Drag'n Drop• ImgBurn• K3b A front conclusion for *nix based CD-r tools.• MagicISO• Padus Discjuggler• Plexar equipment• Roxio handy Media Creator• Roxio Toast Macintosh equal of handy CD Creator.• XP constructed-in CD recording• Sonic DigitalMedia LE• Sony click on to DVD
hyperlinks demonstrated as of 6/30/06
via AMDUSER edited by means of lilhurricane ultimate modified: 2007-eleven-13 20:16:forty four
The number one audio editing program as voted by using DSLR participants within the 2006 Audio Editors poll, was Audacity
Audacity� is free, open supply software for recording and editing sounds.it's purchasable for Mac OS X, Microsoft home windows, GNU/Linux, and other working methods.Audacity additionally took 1st region final year. The fact that it is freeware, versatile, and suitable with such a wide array of working methods little question contributes to its success.
In 2nd region came Adobe Audition (formerly called Cool Edit seasoned).Adobe Audition is a prosumer audio enhancing utility that has a bit of a steep learning curve, however its flexibility and superior options no doubt enchantment to people who are considering their sound.
Tied for third place have been Goldwave and cool Edit professional.
•Sony Soundforge•Nero Wave Editor•Wavelab•good judgment professional•Roxio Sound Editor•Garageband•seasoned equipment•Wavepad•ReZound•TotalRecorder seasoned•artistic Wave Editor•MP3 Surgeon•Samplitude professional
All links validated as of 7/4/06
by way of fegul edited by way of lilhurricane last modified: 2007-eleven-24 07:10:03
Wikepedia definition of File manager
click here to view our 2006 Member alternative ballot.
It needs to be very good for our contributors to vote it for the second 12 months running as the most time-honored file manager.
Microsoft windows explorer could now not have fancy tabs and further points that different file managers do but it surely nevertheless took over 54% of votes to make it probably the most well-known file supervisor in 2006.
2nd most accepted changed into Powerdesk (also voted second in 2005) but in the third location have been the likes of cmd (command line), Norton Commander, Servant Salamander and Fileviewer as just a few of the other that are widely wide-spread amongst our members when manipulating files.
Konqueror turned into voted most popular for non windows file supervisor
every other File Managers we reviewed:
•Accelman•FileAnt•A43•freeCommander•ExplorerXP•EF Commander•listing Opus•Finder - Apple•AcBrowser•TotalCommander•Xplorer^2•Nautilus•ABCommander•Waz Tree II
links proven as of 07/07/06
by Cudni edited via lilhurricane closing modified: 2007-eleven-10 12:21:15
final 12 months, venerable Agent turned into a transparent winner, but this yr it misplaced ground, beating out 2d alternative NewsLeecher through a single vote. The accurate six Usenet readers from the July 2006 poll were as follows (in order of vote count number from maximum to lowest):
Eighteen additional newsreaders obtained from one to eleven votes each and every, but taken collectively bought 82 votes which is more than twice the excellent single vote getter.
This years poll became diverse option. Out of 211 individuals, 252 total votes were forged indicating that a significant variety of individuals use more than one newsreader. As some readers function simplest for binary downloading, and others work stronger for text, we suspect that clients may also have selected different readers for different capabilities youngsters that changed into no longer clear from the feedback.
Q: What are newsgroups?
A: In a nutshell, believe of newsgroups as definitely text based boards or message boards on Usenet. There are literally heaps of them overlaying every subject possible.
Q: i used to be in some newsgroup and opened a message and all I might see became gibberish, turned into it some form of secret code?
A: chances are high you unfolded a binary message. Newsgroups are posted textual content messages, someone figured out a method to encode binary information into textual content and posted it to the newsgroup. to be able to down load the binary file you can need a reader that can decode the message.
Q: where can i locate more advice on newsgroups?
A: A wealth of counsel can be discovered on the following links:
links demonstrated & profitable choices all in as of 07-sixteen-06 FCT (FAQ creation Time)
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Any effectively configured firewall be it hardware (exterior), or application (put in as a program on a pc) should provide you with surprising protection from intruders.There is no most fulfilling firewall, however some choose one over the different and this write up covers the poll performed in »utility reflecting the ordinary alternative of software firewalls this 12 months.
Firewalls supply insurance policy in opposition t outside attackers (other web clients) by using filtering malicious cyber web traffic, and for this reason shielding/hiding your computer. analyzing so many reviews about virus infections harvesting computers around the globe, and a lot of of us being the ones contaminated, it has encouraged many domestic clients who did not consider holding your computing device is critical to discover a solution.
consequences of this 12 months's Broadband reports application discussion board ballot exhibit that Zone Alarm is, as soon as once more, a clear winner with 25.8 % of votes. Zone Alarm looks to be the most relied on and probably the most used solution and has been the favorite choice for the past a couple of years.
second choice is in-built windows XP (SP1 and SP2) firewall (17.5%). this is a fundamental firewall, which offers respectable inbound (incoming site visitors) insurance plan. It doesn't provide outbound insurance plan and as a result is does not come up with potential to block an utility, which potentially could be malicious, from connecting to the internet.
in case you are seeking for suggestions primarily based firewall an older however nonetheless very tons used edition of Kerio very own Firewall(13.1%) is absolute winner in this category. version 2.15 has not been up to date seeing that may additionally 2003, youngsters its stability, and low useful resource usage received over many users who are seeking for a free firewall. In viewing the ballot, or not it's nevertheless incredible that there are 5.7% that use no firewall in any respect.
Broadband reviews has a brand new forum protection Cleanup that may assist in the resolution system. Any of these decisions in this yr's software firewall ballot or hardware firewall are astounding to use to offer protection to your computing device and statistics.
As an addendum, windows reside OneCare seems to be a favorite choice in the different category.
links verified as of 7/28/06
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Wikipedia defines FTP or file transfer protocol as "a standard protocol for changing files over any community that helps the TCP/IP protocol (such because the web or an intranet). There are two computer systems concerned in an FTP switch: a server and a client. The FTP server, working FTP server application, listens on the community for connection requests from other computer systems. The customer desktop, running FTP client application, initiates a connection to the server. as soon as linked, the client can do a couple of file manipulation operations reminiscent of importing information to the server, download information from the server, rename or delete info on the server and the like. Any utility business or particular person programmer is capable of create FTP server or customer software because the protocol is an open normal. well-nigh each computing device platform supports the FTP protocol. This permits any laptop connected to a TCP/IP based network to manipulate files on an extra laptop on that community even with which working methods are worried (if the computer systems let FTP access). there are many current FTP client and server courses, and a lot of of those are free."
Taking the #1 spot for FTP Managers in our 2006 Member option ballot by the discussion board contributors turned into FileZilla
Filezilla got practically 26 % of the vote while overtaking last years winner WS_FTP pro with 15.5 p.c.
FileZilla is a fast and reputable FTP customer for windows with lots of positive elements and an intuitive interface. one of the most aspects/necessities of Filezilla include:
• working device: windows 9x, ME, NT4, 2000 and XP• licensed under the GNU common Public License (GPL)• easy to use• Multilingual (English, German, French, japanese, just to identify just a few)• powerful encryption guide using SFTP over SSH and FTP over SSL/TLS• helps transfer resuming and files higher than four GiB• Queue guide• Proxy assist• pace limits• MODE Z transfer compressing• Drag&Drop• ability to renew Uploads/Downloads (if the server supports it)• custom commands• web page supervisor with folders• keep Alive device• Timeout detection• Firewall guide
FTP Managers that received votes blanketed:
WS_FTP ProCuteFTPFlashFXPSmartFTPBulletProof FTPFireFTP- Firefox ExtensionCore FTPFTP Explorer
FTP Managers that changed into no longer on the checklist but outlined by contributors:
gFTPPanic Transmit- For the Mac operating SystemFTP VoyagerOpera (net Browser) inbuilt FTP ClientALFTP
links confirmed as of seven/29/06
by Trout2 edited by way of lilhurricane last modified: 2008-02-06 18:03:eleven
there were surprises within the outcomes of a ballot carried out in early July on the utility discussion board individuals favorite web browser. The shock was no longer in the normal winner though. Mozilla Firefox once once again was the proper vote getter, garnering 50% of the full votes cast.
So what's it that makes this application so accepted? Many americans like it for the customization, primarily in the add-ons purchasable. different facets of the browser include:
Tabbed BrowsingUse tabbed searching to open varied net pages in a single browser window, and without delay flip back and forth.
reside BookmarksStay up-to-date with your favorite net sites and blogs. Use are living Bookmarks that update themselves automatically with the latest content from the net.
AccessibilityFirefox supplies more convenient navigation for all and sundry, together with people who are visually or motor-impaired. Firefox is the first browser to guide DHTML accessibility, which, when enabled by way of web authors, allows for prosperous internet purposes to be examine aloud. clients may additionally navigate with keystrokes as opposed to mouse clicks, cutting back the tabbing required to navigate documents reminiscent of spreadsheets
With a powerful following at BBR for support, Opera was the greatest shock because the 2d place winner in this years polling, gaining slightly over 20% of the totals and pushing Microsoft web Explorer off the podium. Now provided as a free software, Opera comes as a smaller installation package but presents loads of features and customization that makes it the option for a lot of.
Rounding out the excellent three are the present choices from Microsoft, information superhighway Explorer 6 and the upcoming unencumber of web Explorer 7. Microsoft continues work on the most recent incarnation with plans for an entire unencumber in the fourth quarter of 2006.
different browsers gaining votes during this years poll include (in order of votes):
links verified as of 8/2/06
through MSeng edited via lilhurricane last modified: 2007-12-08 12:fifty one:07
Wikipedia defines a down load supervisor as: a laptop program designed to down load data from the web, in contrast to an internet browser, which is certainly supposed to browse webpages on the everywhere web (with file downloading being of secondary value).
This 12 months, probably the most well-known alternative in the ballot changed into "None" with sixty four votes out of one hundred forty four total votes, which is forty four.4%.
There are a couple of feasible explanations:
The tremendous majority of clients haven't any want for one, because a download manager is always perceived as anything used to pace up a download. not indispensable with DSL/Cable.
The commonplace browsers (IE, Firefox, Opera) have built-in download managers and/or extensions to increase their performance.
besides the fact that children, the 2nd place decide upon, FlashGet, has 17 votes which is 11.eight%.
This indicates that there are users that use a download supervisor for different purposes, similar to scheduling, resuming a down load, and opening up multiple connections to a down load server, that may significantly speed up a download even on broadband.
And remaining however not least, the third most popular decide on is Free down load supervisor with 15 votes which is 10.four%.
other download Managers outlined:
•GetRight•LeechGet•star Downloader•internet Transport•Mass Downloader•cyber web down load manager•FreshDownload• DownThemAll! (Firefox extension simplest)
links established as of 8/10/06
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There are two main methods for backing up important counsel for your difficult pressure. One is disk imaging - making a clone copy of the complicated force and the different is backing up individual files and folders. Our individuals have indicated that Disk Imaging or cloning is with the aid of some distance probably the most general technique to returned up a hard pressure and the primary and 2nd region winners fall into that category
Mirroring the 2005 Backup and Imaging members choice, the clear winner is Acronis actual picture with 118 votes and 48% of the vote. Coming in 2nd with 34 votes and 13.8% is Symantec Norton Ghost,.
other Imaging courses voted on within the 2006 Member alternative poll covered:
In third region with 21 votes and eight.5% of the vote changed into "None". clients explained they used hardware options, backed up files manually or simply did an entire reinstall of the working equipment and all classes.
Following up in a tie for the next slot had been the home windows Backup Utility and Nero BackUp,
different accepted Backup courses have been:
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A media participant is typically computing device software for enjoying lower back multimedia data
The Media participant that changed into voted the most normal in our 2006 Member alternative ballot is:
windows Media player! ---- With 28.1% of the vote!!
second location @ 15% went to WinAmp
The accurate other candidates regarded via our members have been:
•amaroK•Itunes• Nero Showtime•quicktime•precise participant•RealPlayer choice•Musicmatch•jetaudio•UltraPlayer Media player•VLC media player•super•Ashampoo Media player+•Foobar•Media participant classic 6.4•windows Media participant classic 6.four(attainable in home windows 98, 98se ,ME , 2000 & XP: beginning/run: mplayer2)
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A ballot become run within the application forum from August 11th to August 24th to acquire input for essentially the most ordinary pop-up blocker. This year the ballot changed into distinctive alternative due to the fact that many applications/browsers run in concert.
Out of the 279 voting members there were 394 complete votes. The top choice this year become once again Firefox with 31.7% of the vote.
information superhighway Explorer (with SP2) came in 2d gathering 16.7% and in third area turned into the Google Toolbar with 9.eight%. curiously adequate 1.7% of those vote casting referred to they used no pop-up blockers at all.
Others protected within the ballot were (listed alphabetically):
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The 2006 ballot featured 68 (!) decisions for users to vote on, and 148 users allow us to learn about their favorite textual content/hex editors this 12 months. To beginning things off, let's be sure we're all clear what the definitions of those tools are.
We asked Wikipedia, and here is what it had to say:
Wikipedia definition of a text Editor - is that it's a application application used for editing simple text. it's distinctive from a note processor in that it does not manipulate doc formatting or different features well-known in computing device publishing.
textual content editors are sometimes offered with operating programs or utility building packages, and can be used to alternate configuration data and programming language supply code.
Wikipedia deifinition of Hex Editor - (or a binary file editor or byte editor) is it be a sort of desktop application that permits a person to govern binary (always non-simple textual content) computing device info. Hex editors that have been designed to edit sector data from floppy or complicated disks had been every so often known as sector editors.
using a hex editor a person can see or edit the raw and actual contents of a file as hostile to the interpretation of the same content material that other, larger level utility software may additionally affiliate with the file structure.
This yr's ballot ended with a shock. For the first time ever..IDM desktop solutions' UltraEdit-32 got here out on precise because the most widely wide-spread text/hex (it does each, like many other editors featured within the ballot) editor among the DSLR software crowd. remaining year's winner, Notepad, got here in a detailed second this time around. an awful lot like final year's ballot, the 2006 text/hex editor poll printed what looks to be a widespread sample among DSLR users: most of them with no trouble don't need and hence do not use terribly powerful, function-laden, super-well performing editors. Many are perfectly chuffed with first rate, undeniable old Notepad, which has been and nevertheless is blanketed with each copy of windows. regardless of this "vogue", UltraEdit-32 unmistakably earned itself the accurate spot because the most standard device in this category in 2006. Does this imply we here at DSLR are kicking our usual "techiness" level up a notch? probably, possibly no longer, however the discussion is not one price having, for only the Oracle actually is aware of the reality.
it is price noting that, given the sheer number of poll decisions this 12 months, the particular person vote totals per tool, (of their role as the identifying factor in the remaining rating of the equipment covered in the poll), were no longer as indicative as in outdated polls in this class. in spite of everything, UltraEdit-32 set itself ahead of the rest with, when taken out of context, a reasonably small complete variety of votes: 26. Please maintain this in intellect.
a different amazing fact coming from this ballot is that each and each single tool/choice within the poll acquired votes. in reality, now not one poll alternative bought below two votes, indicating that the pool of voters is an incredibly diverse bunch when it comes to the use of text/hex editors. Would you have got guessed it? A combined 148 people voted a total of 295 instances during this varied-alternative poll, simplest to show us that even a bunch of 148 people will also be as diverse and multiple as to use up to 68 (that's sixty eight!) unique textual content and hex editors.
Ranked third is the generic (and free, not like UltraEdit-32) Editpad. if you choose not to spend any funds for your quest to discover the ultimate textual content/hex editor for yourself, it seems the DSLR crowd wouldn't hesitate to advocate Editpad.
For the sake of completion and in order of votes obtained (most to least), right here is the comprehensive listing of editors protected during this 12 months's ballot:
• UltraEdit• Notepad• EditPad Lite/professional• TextPad• Notepad++• NoteTab• None• HexEdit• Notepad2• Vim• PSPad• WinHex• Hex Workshop• resource Hacker• EditPlus• jEdit• Kate• Metapad• [url=www.chmaas.handshake.de/delphi/freeware/xvi32/xvi32.htm]XVI32[/url]• nano• ConTEXT• Crimson Editor• gedit• KEDIT• Pico• acme• Alpha• Alphatk• BBEdit• BDV Notepad• Beaver• BIX• Bluefish• Boxer textual content Editor• CRISP• Cssed• adorable Editor• Diakonos• ed• ee• Emacs• advanced• Frhed• GNU Emacs• GridinSoft Notepad• Hackman• Hexplorer• JED• JOE (Joe's own Editor)• KWrite• MadEdit• NEdit• nvi• knowledgeable Notepad• Programmer's Notepad• skEdit• Smultron• SubEthaEdit• TED Notepad• textual content Edit• TextMate• TextWrangler• Win32pad• XEMacs• Zeus• mined• Multi Edit• SciTE
The above became composed, it is going to be referred to, in UltraEdit-32 :).
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Our 2006 Member option [POLL]
Wikipedia's definition of email client - An electronic mail client, also referred to as a mail consumer agent (MUA), is a computer application it truly is used to examine and send e-mail.
at the beginning, the MUA was intended to be a simple software to examine the consumer's mail messages, which the mail birth agent (MDA) in conjunction with the mail switch agent (MTA) would switch into a local mailbox.the most important mailbox formats are mbox and Maildir. These quite standard protocols for in the neighborhood storing e-mails make import, export and backup of mailfolders somewhat easy.
E-mails to be despatched would be exceeded over to the MTA, in all probability via an mail submission agent, therefore an MUA shouldn't have to supply any transport-connected features.
on account that the quite a lot of Microsoft windows versions supposed for domestic use never supplied an MTA, most up to date MUAs need to aid protocols like POP3 and internet Message entry Protocol (IMAP) to communicate with a far flung MTA located at the email providers computing device.
IMAP and the updated IMAP4 are optimized for storage of e-mail on the server, whereas the POP3 protocol frequently assumes that the email is downloaded to the customer. The fundamental Mail switch Protocol (SMTP) is used by using most email valued clientele to ship email.
moreover the fat client e mail shoppers, or small MUAs in cooperation with a local MDA/MTA, introduced here, there are additionally web-primarily based e-mail courses referred to as webmail.
an important regular supported with the aid of most electronic mail purchasers is MIME, which is used to send binary file e-mail attachments. Attachments are information that don't seem to be part of the email proper, but are sent with the electronic mail.
Messaging application Programming Interface (MAPI) is a proprietary Microsoft windows application programming interface (API) which can also be used to access the Microsoft exchange e mail server or to have interaction with the Microsoft Outlook client.
the public has spoken, and here are the true 4 for the 2006 Member option awards.
In first region, with 104 votes, is Outlook.Coming in 2d is an Open supply upstart with 97 votes is Thunderbird.The fight for third and fourth became very nearly a tie, however squeaking by using with just 1 over its competitor, with 76 votes, is Outlook categorical.In fourth vicinity, and quite the shock among the Member decisions, with a vote of seventy five, become web-mail shoppers (GMail; Hotmail; Juno/NetZero; Yahoo; InBox; aim/AOL; and so forth.).
Rounding out the right ten with their respective vote totals, in 5th vicinity with 13 votes become other (Please checklist with link), with 12 votes, The Bat!, in 7th area, with 11 votes, Eudora, in 8th region, with 9 votes, Opera M2, ninth place with 8 votes, Pegasus, and finally in 10th place with 6 votes, Evolution.
With 344 people casting 499 votes, this ballot shows that there are 2 things changing. One is that whereas Microsoft is trying to entice us with "whistles and bells", loads of individuals don't seem to be buying into it. it is evidenced by means of the recognition of the Open Sourced browser Mozilla Thunderbird. however what is also wonderful is that the internet-based email valued clientele are gaining popularity as neatly. while it trailed Outlook specific by one vote, web-based mostly consumers have proven to be a dismal horse amongst all contenders.
this is the opinions of the 344 people who cast their votes.
to look greater of the poll where you're going to see the comprehensive consequences as of 9/7/2006, go here
i might like to thank to forum hosts for letting me conduct this ballot, but most of all, i would want to thank the participants who voted and made their voices heard.
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In a swing from the old years poll the place most americans who voted indicated that they use no Utility Suite, the consequences of this 2006 ballot again suggests that the biggest percent of americans responding who use a set opt for TuneUp Utilities, with a "mini" utility suite Crap Cleaner coming in an in depth 2d.
Wikipedia explains application suites as follows:
"A software suite, or utility suite, is a group of desktop classes, constantly application utility and programming utility of related performance, regularly sharing a greater-or-much less regular person interface and some means to change records with each different smoothly."
different Utility Suites :
system Mechanic 5
Systweak superior gadget Optimizer
Window vigour tools
VCOM device Suite
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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia:
"office Suites - In computing, an office suite, now and again known as an workplace application suite or productiveness suite is a utility suite intended for use through normal clerical and expertise workers. The components are commonly allotted collectively, have a consistent person interface and constantly can engage with each other, every so often in ways that the operating system would not continually enable."
The members have spoken during this years 2006 contributors choice ballot.
The consequences are not all astonishing, with Microsoft office [all versions for Windows] coming away with a hundred forty five votes for first location.
Coming in 2nd, with a vote count number of 66, is the open source application, Open office.
Trailing a long way in the back of the proper 2 in 3rd area with a vote count number of 8 is Corel.
The consequences of this poll suggests that whereas Open workplace has an outstanding following, Microsoft nonetheless commands the office suite ambiance. loads of this is due to the fact that folks are built-in into the Microsoft products because here is what college, work, or even their own emotions dictate.however this also suggests that there are individuals obtainable equipped for a metamorphosis, be it in free software, suitable utility to something Microsoft has, or just simple desirous to are trying whatever thing distinct.
The base line: if you're looking for an excellent office suite, then study what the individuals here voted for, then decide along with your pocketbook if it meets your criteria for what you need or need.
And be aware, the utility forum is an outstanding area to ask questions in case your answer is not here.
Some others we checked out:
Lotus SmartSuite, solar workplace (all versions), AbiWord, Open workplace, KOffice, NeoOffice, 602 computer Suite, One particular edition (previously convenient workplace), GNOME workplace, GoBe Productive, VistaSource ApplixWare, AppleWorks 6, means office, quick office, EIOffice, transportable workplace, documents to move, SoftMaker office, suppose Free workplace, Zoho office Suite, iWork for Apple, Siag office
i would like to thank the MODs for letting me put collectively this poll, and for the individuals that voted in it. devoid of you, this FAQ couldn't be possible.
links proven as of 09-18-06
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A ballot become performed to determine which utility programs members used most frequently to edit and/or clean the device registry.
The winner, by a large margin, CCleaner, is a freeware program that does greater than simply clean the registry. Like CCleaner, a few the programs protected in the ballot also clear temp information created through browsers and those left over from application installations and uninstallation.
counting on your experience level, which you could select a application for you to safely clean the registry for you.
•Registry Mechanic•RegSeeker - freeware•jv16PowerTools
TuneUp Utilities turned into outlined 17 times by means of these voting other. This device is a part of a suite so it become no longer blanketed in the poll. it is listed right here as a result of its popularity.
that you would be able to take a greater hands-on method and use a software that permit's you manually edit the registry.
•RegEdit (comes with the OS)•RegEdt32 (comes with the OS)
And for those of you that like to tough it. you could export with RegEdit, edit it along with your favourite textual content editor, then import the changes to replace the registry.
when you are curious concerning the registry, here links should still aid you get begun.
•Registry e book for windows•Introduction to the Registry•Description of the Microsoft windows registry
links confirmed as of 9/18/06
by means of White Rose edited by way of lilhurricane remaining modified: 2008-01-04 eleven:51:forty three
This years dissimilar alternative ballot allowed our voters to not prevent themselves to at least one utility title to fill their wants.
there have been 315 votes solid by means of 208 participants. The poll became run within the application forum from September 8th September 22nd.
BitTorrent became our common winner (for the 2d yr in a row) with 29.eight% of the votes.
Our second most normal became Newsgroups with 14.9% followed through LimeWire with 12.3%.
All of our selections bought at least one vote this 12 months with a few of our contributors record any other alternate options which can be found.
Others protected in the poll (alphabetically)
links established as of 09/22/06
by fourboxers edited via lilhurricane remaining modified: 2007-11-14 08:02:01
within the remote access poll of 2006, right here results are listed:
254 votes were submitted, and the winner changed into... Microsoft's far flung computing device (for the 2nd 12 months running)
said by means of by way of Microsoft :
remote computing device is based on Terminal features expertise. using far off laptop, which you could run functions on a faraway laptop running windows XP professional from another client running a Microsoft� home windows� operating gadget.far flung laptop is included with windows XP, and offers a free, effortless to use answer for accessing your desktop over a community.
In 2nd location turned into UltraVNC. (for the 2d 12 months operating)
UltraVNC is primarily based off of RealVNC which was developed by AT&T Labs (which additionally become a contender within the ballot) UltraVNC adds lots of new facets that make it stand out from the entire other VNC versions.
right here are just a sampling of its features:
Video driver hook: (bypasses the CPU, and gets suggestions straight from the video card helps velocity polling instances)MS-Logon: uses your home windows login assistance to authenticate access rightsEncryption: the use of an optional information encryption plugin, which you can encrypt the information circulate through VNC (totally informed for use over the information superhighway)File transfer: an embedded File switch with intuitive Graphical person Interface is included allowing for handy file copy between local and remote computersChat: points built in chat performance so you can communicate with the consumer on the different conclusion
In 3rd region become Logmein
Logmein earned a unique point out remaining yr because of its versatility when connecting to computers in the back of firewalls, in addition to its rate (free) and its ease of use. it is also encrypted which makes it safer to make use of than a plain VNC variant when connecting to one more computer over the web.
•RealVNC•PCAnywhere•Remotely any place•Radmin•GoToMyPC
links verified as of 9/23/06
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Wikipedia defines an online Relay Chat (IRC) as
cyber web Relay Chat (IRC) is a form of quick communication over the information superhighway. it's principally designed for community (many-to-many) communique in discussion forums called channels, but additionally makes it possible for one-to-one verbal exchange.
We held a poll these days right here within the utility forum, for the most preferred IRC client. listed below are the results..
This yr, the most regularly occurring choice within the ballot was MIRC with seventy eight votes out of 298 total votes, which is 26.1%.MIRC is a stand-alone IRC client.
despite the fact, the 2nd area select became "none" - with 41 votes of of 298 total votes, which is 13.7%.
there is a possible rationalization:
it's no longer a favored classification of software. apparently, that's what it boils right down to. With the creation of IM's and other courses to speak, or not it's simply no longer commonly utilized via our individuals here...
In third location Trillian 16 out of 298, which is 5.three%.
In fourth region X-Chat 12 out of 298, which is four%.
other IRC programs within the ballot by means of rank or outlined within the thread:
•BitchX•ChatZilla and or ChatZilla (Firefox Addon)•Irssi•Kopete•Opera chat•Colloquy•Gaim•HydraIRC•IRC/2•okay conversation• X-Chat Aqua•Bersirc•CGI:IRC•Ircabi•IrcII-EPIC•IRCle•KVIrc•Miranda IM•pIRCh•XiRCON•AIRC•AmIRC•Baxter•BIRCH•Bowser•Centericq•ChinWag IRC•client•Cretin•DIRC•DSOrganize•ERC•EZIRC•Felix•fire•Go PowerTools•GTIRC•Homer•IceChat•ii•iRC•IrcCE•IRCDS•IRC Free•IrcII•JavIRC•Jini•jIRC•jIRCii•jmirc•jpirc•Klient•ksirc - for KDE in keeping with sirc•LIRC•Macirssi•Microsoft comic Chat (community shut down), please see Wiki web page on it•Minerva IRC•MobilIrc•naim•NetTalk•Openchat/2•Orion•PJIRC•Pocket IRC•pork•ProChat•PSPIRC•Qirc•Rhapsody•RoxIRC•savIRC•ScrollZ * be aware: Fedora Core verify page is on the offical web site *•ShadowIRC•sirc - in Perl•SmartIrc.internet•smuxi•Snak•SolarIRC * note: web site is not in English. *•SylphIRC•TalkSoup•TinyIRC * note: TinyIRC (via DSLinux) - become no longer discovered with Google :( *•TurboIRC•urk•ViRC•Virca•imaginative and prescient•Vortec IRC•WeeChat•WLIrc•WmIRC•WookieChat•Xaric•Xirc•ZenIRC•Zircon•ZsIRC
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in response to: Wikipedia
An uninstaller is a pc program which is designed to remove all or elements of a specific different program or application. it is the contrary of an installer. Most utility providers ship an uninstaller with their purposes.
This 12 months, essentially the most familiar option within the 1st ever 2006 ballot on Uninstallers, changed into home windows Add/remove programs with one hundred votes out of 147 complete, which is an awesome sixty eight%.
It seems that many americans are content with the built-in windows utility and would somewhat simply uninstall their courses this fashion. in spite of everything, it works and its primary, why mess with it?
2nd region in the ballot became other with 19 votes, which is 12.9%. Some americans use imaging utilities or different classes not listed within the poll. This indicates that there are people out there who need to do superior uninstall of classes, via methods akin to imaging.
third location in the ballot became none with sixteen votes, which is 10.8%.interestingly there are some out there who have no should uninstall classes.
Uninstallers outlined in this poll:
• Add/get rid of professional• total Uninstall•advanced Uninstaller pro• Innovatools Add/eradicate Plus!• Your Uninstaller•Zsoft Uninstaller• CCleaner
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by Razgriz edited by using lilhurricane remaining modified: 2008-02-01 15:48:51
We had a ballot within the application forum, asking what programs are used to manage cookies.
there have been 164 complete participants in the poll.It become a distinctive option poll, so individuals may vote for a couple of program.several individuals posted that they use a couple of application.
The clear winner changed into the freeware application CCleaner.It obtained 33.three% of the votes.
2nd in location become "none" with 19.9% of the votes.Some posters wrote that they don't care about cookies.Others posted that they use their browser settings.
Third in vicinity was "different" with 12% of the votes.comparable to the "none" alternative, some posters wrote that they use their browser settings.
other classes with their percentage of votes:
• Cookie pal 5%• Proxomitron three.7%• Window Washer three.7%• MRU-Blaster three.2%• CookieCuller 2.7%• CookieWall 2.7%• Cookie Monster 1.3%• Cookies supervisor 1.three%• IE privacy Keeper 1.3%• CleanCache 0.9%• IEClean 0.9%• IECookiesView 0.9%• Index.dat Suite 0.9%• Karen's Cookie Viewer 0.9%• Paraben's Cookie supervisor 0.9%• PurgeIE 0.9%• Cookie Jar 0.four%• CookiePatrol 0.four%• E3 0.4%• NSClean 0.4%• PurgeFox 0.four%• X-Cleaner 0.4%
because of all who participated within the poll !
And to cite from remaining yr's FAQ about Cookie Controls:
"No data are destroyed or compromised by means of cookies, but if it issues you about being recognized or about having your net searching traced by using a cookie, either set your browser to no longer settle for cookies or use probably the most cookie blockading courses attainable to you."
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with the aid of Jrb2 edited by way of lilhurricane final modified: 2007-12-07 18:05:26
Wikipedia defines DVD authoring as
DVD authoring describes the manner of creating a DVD video that may also be performed on a DVD participant. DVD authoring software need to conform to the requirements set by means of the DVD discussion board group in 1995. The specifications are complex due to the variety of corporations that had been involved in growing them.
The exact layout of the data on the medium and the operations that ought to be undertaken to provide a 'playable' DVD (starting with already MPEG2-coded footage) are far too elaborate - and past the scope of this text - to be defined right here, and, indeed, worlds aside from the primary technique of CD-audio authoring.
Strictly speakme, DVD authoring is a separate method from MPEG encoding, but most contemporary DVD authoring utility has a constructed-in encoder (though separate encoders are nonetheless used when greater great or finer manage over compression settings is required).
Most authoring applications are for video DVDs most effective; they do not aid the advent of DVD-Audio discs.
We held a ballot lately right here in the utility forum, for the most favourite favorite DVD introduction.
here is the first Member alternative ballot covering DVD authoring software. With that mind, here are the effects..
the most common choice in the ballot was Nero imaginative and prescient with 33 votes out of 117 complete votes, which is 28.2%.
youngsters, the 2nd vicinity select was "none" - with 18 votes of of 117 total votes, which is 18.3%.
In third area Roxio handy Media Creator - with 12 out of 117, which is 10.2%
In forth vicinity Tmpgenc DVD creator with 8 out of 117, which is 6.8%
other DVD introduction within the ballot by means of rank or outlined in the thread:
Sony DVD Architect (part of Sony Vegas)
Ulead DVD film manufacturing facility
Dazzle DVD comprehensive
Mediachance DVD-lab pro
Ulead DVD Workshop 2
Apple DVD Studio seasoned
DVD Maestro. It is not any longer up-to-date or bought(you can also locate it on ebay)
Sonic DVD Creator
Arcsoft Showbiz DVD (ranking 0)
equipment Video (score 0)
Magix movies on CD-DVD. (ranking 0)
Mediachance DVD-lab (rating 0)
Pinnacle DVD Expression (rating 0)
Pinnacle DVD impression professional (rating 0)
Sonic DVD Producer (rating 0)
Sonic ReelDVD (rating 0)
Sonic Scenarist (score 0)
SpruceUp (no longer available / rating 0)
click to DVD
Adobe most excellent points
Vista's developed on device. Vista is at the moment in beta, and that i didn't discover the offical web page, however I did discover this :)
Tsunami DVD author
Combo of: ConvertxToDVD to create and Ashampoo to burn.
through aefstoggaflm edited by lilhurricane last modified: 2007-10-13 09:53:15
A fresh ballot within the sotware discussion board changed into held to check the Encryption and password insurance plan utility of alternative.
Wikipedia describes encryption as "the technique of obscuring advice to make it unreadable without special skills. while encryption has been used to protect communications for centuries, simplest agencies and individuals with an mind-blowing need for secrecy had made use of it. in the mid-Nineteen Seventies, potent encryption emerged from the only real hold of secretive govt companies into the public domain, and is now employed in holding generally-used programs, akin to web e-commerce, cellular cellphone networks and bank automated teller machines."
These are the purposes that made the appropriate five spots:
Write-in's blanketed here purposes:details about the functions mentioned during this poll
an easy-to-use tool that means that you can keep and arrange all your passwords, user IDs, and related assistance in a tree form. The software saves this suggestions in encrypted info which can be blanketed by using a password. So, the handiest component you should be aware is the password for the file. Any Password can also generate random passwords with specific parameters (length, used characters, etc.). you can discover any stored assistance the usage of the incremental search function.
AxCryptAxCrypt is free and straightforward to use open source strong file encryption for windows ninety five/ninety eight/ME/NT/2K/XP, built-in with windows Explorer. Encrypt, compress, decrypt, wipe, view and edit with a number of mouse clicks. Cryptographic primitives are AES-128 and SHA-1.
continues your exclusive information in a strongly encrypted kind on your disk and gives you with clear access to it from any utility. keep your letters, databases, deepest information in an encrypted form on your challenging disks, removable media, magneto-optical devices, CD ROMs, floppies or network disks - all inside a typical operating ambiance.
Blowfish advanced CSFile encryption and safety tool for the home windows platform.
CompuSecSecurity Suite that protects laptop and laptop PCs. windows simplest at this element.
CrypBox for Palm OSCrypBox securely outlets delicate records on your Palm OS handheld and desktop computer. data is encrypted to keep it protected from prying eyes. you're going to always have your exclusive advice like passwords, account numbers, logins, PIN's and URL's at hand.
Cryptainer LECryptainer LE is utility that can create assorted encrypted containers. It capabilities like any other force (C: or D:) on your computing device. simply drag and drop any file into the Cryptainer. it is immediately encrypted. or not it's that basic! Cryptainer files can best be considered, accessed, browsed or modified with the aid of the person who has the important thing to open it. At different instances it continues to be invisible.
Crypto-LockCrypto-Lock is a File Protector that lets you avoid access to your executable info (courses) and different category of data as neatly. The software uses the SHA-1 and Blowfish algorithms and might produce either self-decrypting info or encrypted modules. that you could optionally select to create a backup replica of the original file.
CTC CryptoA collection freeware PGP-interoperable encryption utility packages.
DriveCryptDRIVECRYPT securely and easily protects all proprietary data on notebooks and computing device computers one hundred% of the time with out clients having to believe about safety. Any organization, from a small business to a big foreign firm with hundreds of clients within the field, can without problems give protection to enterprise plans, client lists, product specifications, confidential corporate memos, inventory assistance, and lots extra with this product.
EntrustEmail encryption, disk safety, content manage and our PKI-able developer tools to comfy tips.
A digital pockets application that runs in your palm or home windows smartphone.
exceptional CryptQuick encryption, key manager, session keys and passwords. which you could opt for for encrypting any of 10 encryption algorithms: AES, Blowfish, forged-256, GOST, concept, MARS, RC-6, Serpent, TripleDES and Twofish; additionally that you can use any of 4 encryption modes: electronic Codebook, Cipher Block Chaining, Cipher comments and Output comments.
GNUPGGnuPG is the GNU undertaking's complete and free implementation of the OpenPGP usual as described by using RFC2440 . GnuPG allows for to encrypt and sign your records and communique, features a flexible key managment gadget as well as access modules for all variety of public key directories. GnuPG, also known as GPG, is a command line tool with points for effortless integration with other purposes.
KeePass Password SafeKeePass is a free/open-source password manager or safe which lets you manipulate your passwords in a cozy manner. which you can put your entire passwords in a single database, which is locked with one master key or a key-disk. so you handiest ought to remember one single master password or insert the important thing-disk to liberate the total database. The databases are encrypted the use of the most efficient and most relaxed encryption algorithms currently universal (AES and Twofish).
Mac GPGGnuPG is a free OpenPGP customer (PGP == pretty respectable privacy). it will probably encrypt text (constantly e mail or different messages despatched between americans) and sign text to prove who wrote it.
MaxCrypt safety SuiteAn handy to use, however effective computer security equipment on your desktop. MaxCrypts On-the-Fly encryption device makes use of the 256-BIT AES (superior Encryption normal) encryption algorithm on virtual volumes for quick, clear encryption of information.
OublietteStores a listing of bills with advice akin to account name, linked password, URL, and free-kind notes. that you could simply access the counsel, copy to clipboard or export to quite a lot of codecs. there is an impressive search facility with filtered output (i.e. view only the statistics that fulfill your search standards). that you may additionally filter via categories that you just assign to debts should you create or edit them. Oubliette presents a number of easy methods to switch account names and passwords to the browser: by way of the clipboard, through drag-and-drop, or by means of automatic kind filling. notice: As of October twentieth 2005, this venture turned into shut down, the creator citing programming bankrupcy. ancient binaries are nevertheless obtainable for download.
Password AgentA password supervisor application that allows you to shop all your passwords, secret notes and statistics snippets in a single, handy to navigate, and secure database.
Password DepotCommercial password supervisor, supports USB drives.
Password SafePassword secure is an open supply tool that lets you have a unique password for all of the distinctive programs and sites that you just take care of, with out definitely having to bear in mind all those usernames and passwords. Password safe runs on PCs below windows.
PGP ToolsIndustry energy encrpytion equipment together with insurance plan of files, emails, attachments, immediate messages and whole disk protection.
PicoCryptA small and very quick encryption utility that uses Blowfish encryption algorithm in CBC mode. it is effortless to make use of and aid multiple files drag-and-drop. additionally, it is portable, you can put it to your USB reminiscence stick and run it any place you go.
deepest Disk LiteThis free disk encryption application creates a digital encrypted disk within a file and mounts it as a true disk. All information encryption is extremely quick, computerized, on-the-fly and without a efficiency penalty. deepest Disk gentle uses NIST certified AES 128-bit encryption to protect confidential information.
secure statistics supervisor (SDM)Designed to aid you manipulate your passwords and different inner most suggestions for net sites, computers, contacts, and other classes inside one relaxed software. makes use of peculiarly DES fifty six-bit encryption with a 1024 bit MD5 hash algorithms.
SecureITA file and folder encryption utility that supports 448-bit powerful encryption, high compression, command-line processing, developed-in file shredder and e mail security.
Steganos security SuiteSecurity equipment that give file encryption, anti-spyware and anti-theft insurance plan.
TrueCryptCreates a virtual encrypted disk inside a file, used to save information. Touts realtime computerized encryption and hidden volumes inside encrypted information.
home windows privateness ToolsWindows privacy equipment (WinPT) is a group of multilingual applications for handy digital encryption and signing of content material. or not it's GnuPG-based mostly, appropriate with OpenPGP compliant application (like PGP) and free for industrial and private use below the GPL.
WinRARAn archive supervisor with password coverage alternate options.
WinZIPAn archive manager with password coverage alternatives. uses AES encryption.
Zero Footprint Crypt
Zero Footprint Crypt can encrypt your files the usage of any of 6 supported algorithms (Blowfish, Twofish, 3DES, RC4, Serpent and Rijndael). It comes with a constructed-in viewer for photos, videos, sound and assist for MP3 tags. uses blowfish encryption.
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