Thursday, January 31, 2013

Avira Free Antivirus 2013 – Complete Malware Protection

Avira Free Antivirus 2013 is mostly considered as an Anti-malware tool than antivirus software because of its powerful mechanism to eliminate malware-related threats such as worms, spyware, adware, Trojans, etc. Apart from having an antivirus program on your PC, you need to have this sort of security tool for enhanced protection. And it is completely free to download and use.

Avira Free Antivirus 2013 - Complete Malware Protection

The latest version Avira Free Antivirus 2013 has improved the detection rates and added some key features which play an important role in removing malware and spyware threats. Avira Free Antivirus 2013 has to be one of the best personal antivirus edition developed to offer essential features required for home users.


Avira Free Antivirus 2013 has a two-click installation process which many users find it difficult in executing. But then, it is recommended by most technology experts, so the 2-click install is still continued in this latest version too. It will automatically detect and remove any previously installed security tools and it is mandatory to run Avira Antivirus. It is strongly recommended to manually remove already installed antivirus programs completely from your PC before installing Avira Free Antivirus 2013.

Avira Free Antivirus 2013 - Installation

Some users have noticed a computer crash and even the severe “Blue Screen Of Death” due to the conflict of two security components running simultaneously. The process also provides an optional toolbar which indirectly includes Avira’s WebGuard, an important feature of Avira Free Antivirus 2013.


Apart from little changes, it has the same interface as of Avira's 2012 version with simple and perfect navigation. The left-side has four navigation components – the Overview, which shows you the overall security status of all services on your computer. The PC Protection has System Scanner and Real Time Protection.

Avira Free Antivirus 2013 - Interface

The Internet Protection component however is available only in Avira Internet Security 2013 product and disabled in this free version. And, finally the Administration part includes Quarantine, Scheduler, Reports and Events which handle the reporting module.


  • Resident Virus Guard – Examines the files which are about to download from online and blocks them immediately.
  • Powerful and Real-time protection against worms, Trojans, backdoors, spyware, rootkits and other potentially harmful threats.
  • Anti Ad/Spyware – Gets rid of frustrating adware and their related threats.
  • Browser Tracking Blocker – Web guard feature included in Avira toolbar, offers you the online privacy by tracking the internet activities.
  • Website Safety Advisor – Displays the website security ratings or website reputation in the search engine results.
  • Detects and removes about 150K viruses.
  • Scans and repairs macro viruses.
  • Easy updating with Internet-Update wizard.
  • Quarantine Manager – Shows the list of all detected and removed viruses.
  • Scheduler – Plan the scanning program on specified or for repetitive days.
Avira Free Antivirus 2013 - Scanning


  • Quick Scan – 1 min 43 seconds
  • Full Scan – 1 hr 25 min
  • Boot Time Impact – 2 or 3 seconds
The innovative features and uncompromising security options makes Avira Free Antivirus 2013 the second best Freeware antivirus in the list. Download Avira Free Antivirus 2013 personal edition or home edition is worth-trying which offers effective computer protection.


  • Version – 2013
  • Setup File Size – 101 MB
  • Price – Free
  • Operating Systems – Windows 7, Vista and XP

Thursday, January 31, 2013 by naresh kumar · 0

Tuesday, January 29, 2013

CherryPlayer – Next Generation Media Player

CherryPlayer is a handy multimedia player designed to play files almost any video and audio format. It is the next generation media player that offers an archive of millions of MP3 songs from, the popular and largest European social network. It includes the powerful YouTube Downloader and allows you to stream High-Definition YouTube videos.

CherryPlayer 1.2 - Next Generation Media Player

The new version CherryPlayer 1.2 has improved VK Search and added Google Auto-complete search options. CherryPlayer is completely free to download and use. You don’t need to download additional codes or softwares to play media files. It plays almost all universal video and audio files.


CherryPlayer’s latest version has the same interface of the previous. It has two tabs for searching Music and Videos from and YouTube. You can stream the video and audio files from the interface itself. The YouTube videos for your specified search are placed on the right-side. You can view the videos in full-screen too.

CherryPlayer 1.2 - Interface


  • It provides instant playback with integrated archive which has about million MP3 songs.
  • It includes a built-in search engine to search music files from
  • Pick and play your favorite songs directly from
  • You can download YouTube videos and save them to your computer.
  • You can create playlists of your favorite media files from your PC.
  • Drag and Drop files support for the best possible user experience.
  • It includes an extensive range of video and audio formats which don’t need extra codecs to install.
  • Integrated music archive where you can search your favorite music albums and buy them.
CherryPlayer 1.2 - Music and Video Search

You require internet connection to stream audio and video files from and YouTube websites. You can create a account if needed. The YouTube Downloader although can only download FLV files. Download CherryPlayer 1.2 and enjoy the unlimited fun.


  • Version – 1.2.6
  • Setup File Size – 28 MB
  • Price – Free
  • Operating Systems – Windows 7, Vista and XP

Tuesday, January 29, 2013 by naresh kumar · 0

Sunday, January 27, 2013

Spotflux – Protect Your Online Privacy

Protecting your online confidentiality and safety has been the tricky task presently and you need to have a solution. Spotflux is an online security solution based on cloud-based service which has users all around the globe. It is a free and small application which can provide distinct privacy and antivirus services.

Spotflux 2.9 - Protect Your Online Privacy

Spotflux, regardless of your location is dedicated to provide excellent tools that can make your internet browsing private and secure. The new version 2.9 has now made the reconnection simpler and supports Windows 8.

How does it work?

Firstly, download the Spotflux application, and run it. When you enable it and start browsing, the application encrypts your internet traffic and sends the report to the Spotflux cloud server. On the Spotflux cloud server, it scans your network activity and detects any pop-up ads, tracking cookies and viruses that steal your personal information without your intervention.

Spotflux 2.9 - Enable

Any malware or viruses found will be removed immediately by Spotflux. Your PC identity information like location, IP address, etc. would be kept safe. The mobile version of this application will be coming soon.


  • As the internet connection is encrypted, you can safely transfer or exchange personal data with others.
  • Blocks online pop-up ads or spyware threats that would track your private information using the browser history and System log files.
  • Removes viruses, malware, spyware and potentially harmful threats in real-time without compromising personal data.
  • Protects your PC from infected websites too.
  • It neither blocks or limits your internet bandwidth nor restricts the online accession.
  • Conceals your IP address, and keeps your location private.
  • Clutter-free and Ad-free online browsing experience.
  • Reconnection has been made easier now when your PC has gone idle.
  • Enhanced support for different IP/DNS configurations.
  • It consumes less PC memory i.e. system resources to run the application.
  • Supports Mac OS X operating system too.
  • And, finally it is completely free to download and run.
Spotflux 2.9 - Settings

If you want to have a simple tool which would enhance your online safety and privacy, Spotflux should be worth-trying. Sometimes, you will find slightly lesser bandwidth and download speed than the normal, which is common in any Encryption software.


  • Version – 2.9.4
  • Setup File Size – 14 MB
  • Price – Free
  • Operating Systems – Windows 8, 7, Vista, XP and Mac OS

Sunday, January 27, 2013 by naresh kumar · 0

Thursday, January 24, 2013

Spybot 2.0 - Search & Destroy Malware and Spyware

For home PC users who are searching for freeware spyware and adware removal tool with complete features, Spybot 2.0 is the world-class product in detecting and removing dangerous programs, especially malware-related threats. It can detect and destroy spyware, adware, keyloggers, Trojans and many other malicious programs which are not easy to remove.

Spybot 2.0 - Search and Destroy Spyware and Malware

As Spybot 1.6 is still in use, the stable version 2.0 is also available for download which is compatible with all Windows OS versions. The new version has some advanced features which would make your PC protected comprehensively.

Installation and Interface:

The installation part is quite easy and no toolbars are installed on your default browsers. As far Interface is concerned, Spybot 2.0 has a new look compared to the previous version. All the basic tools, advanced tools, and professional tools are placed in the main interface itself for easy and faster access. When you select any tool, it takes you to different module with the related tasks on the left-side similar to Windows Explorer.

Spybot 2.0 - Basic, Advanced and Professional Tools

The scanning module has to be the key and it perfectly analyzes your PC for malicious programs and malware-threats. When running the full scan, Spybot consumes more system resources than other spyware removers. This could be a problem if your PC does not have sufficient RAM or hard disk space. You would require minimum 512 MB RAM and 300 MB free hard disk space.

New Features:

  • For handling huge folders, you can now use Separate File Scanner.
  • Faster Scanning compared to prior version.
  • New Protected Repair Environment helps you to run Spybot in an isolated and secure desktop.
  • Improved white-listing identification for File Scanner and Startup Tools.
  • A Professional Edition Test License which is valid for 2 months.
Spybot 2.0 - Whitelisting

Main Features:

  • Fixes malware, Rootkits, Trojans, ActiveX objects, browser hijackers, trackerware, keyloggers and many other malicious threats.
  • Find and Delete tracking cookies on your PC while browsing internet.
  • PC Immunization – Block malware-threats before they infect your computer by using some preventive steps.
  • You can also scan iPhone profile and remove programs which are vulnerable and not compatible.
  • Startup Tools – To fix any softwares or programs which are not necessary and compatible with your PC.
  • Repairs and backs up your registry items if needed.
  • Secure Shredder – Safely removes or wipes out your PC hard disk completely making it unrecoverable.
  • Follows OpenSBI rules for detecting and destroying malware and spyware.
  • Boot CD Creator – Make bootable CD with Spybot installed on it because sometimes boot CD acts as a medium to inject spyware or malware onto the computer.
  • Whitelisting – Making a list of secure programs which are to be used and the rest will be skipped or not executed.
  • You can integrate the Windows Security Center with Spybot and have an extra layer of protection.
  • Frequent updates of latest virus definitions.
Spybot 2.0 - Startup Tools

Spybot 2.0 is worth trying in detecting and disinfecting malware in real-time. The “Free” edition is available for download of lifetime license with all necessary protection tools which are to be done manually. If you want to automate the scanning, fixing or immunizing without your intervention, you have to buy the “HOME” edition. The “PRO” version is also available which has advanced features like Protected Repair Environment, Boot CD Creator and Command Line Tools that are not present in Free edition.


  • Version – 2.0
  • Setup File Size – 53 MB
  • Price – Free; $14 for Home edition and $25 for Pro edition
  • Operating Systems – Windows 7, Vista and XP

Thursday, January 24, 2013 by naresh kumar · 0

Monday, January 21, 2013

Total Video Converter 3.7 – Powerful and Full-featured Converter

Total Video Converter - the name says it all. It is one of the few video converters that support almost all audio and video formats. It has full features right from converting media files to formats that are compatible with Mobiles, DVD or Bluray Player, Tablet PCs, Xbox, etc. You can also convert Standard-Definition to High-Definition and vice-versa.

Total Video Converter 3.7 – Powerful and Full-featured Converter

The new version 3.7 has added a fresh skin, integrates into Windows Explorer with context menu and now it fully supports Windows 7.


The Interface is designed well with simple navigation, but looks unattractive when compared to other video converters. It has improved a lot compared to its previous versions. Two buttons are placed at the top for Creating New Task i.e. select video(s) and converting them respectively.

A preview window is to the right to view selected videos before converting them. You can use the default output settings or change it like destination folder, output format, bitrate, etc.


  • Convert mobile compatible video and audio files which are supported by Mobile phones, iPods, iPhone, MP3 Players, PlayStation, and Xbox.
  • Burn the converted videos to VCD, DVD, or SVCD.
  • Play all kinds of video and audio files.
  • Import RMVB or RM videos and convert them to various formats.
  • Split videos to several parts or Combine into a single-file.
  • Extract video or audio from a video file.
  • Create a photo-slide show of multiple photos with “Photo slide show” option. It includes more than 300 photo transition effects.
  • You can “Record Desktop” i.e. creating a video with your desktop actions.
  • You can also certain videos to your PC.
  • Command Line Support.
  • Supported Input and Output File Formats:
  • MP4, MKV, AVI, MOV, MPG, MPEG, FLV, RM, RMVB, 3GP, 3G2, PSP, VOB, WMV, DIVX, ASF, DV, mp3, wma, wav, ac3, ogg, swf, cda, amr, and au.
Total Video Converter 3.7 – Full Features

  • Version – 3.7
  • Setup File Size – 15 MB
  • Price – 15-day trial; $46 to buy
  • Operating Systems – Windows 7, Vista, XP and Server 2008

Monday, January 21, 2013 by naresh kumar · 0

Friday, January 18, 2013

Wise Disk Cleaner – Fast Disk Cleaner and Defragmenter

Cleaning up temporary and unnecessary files had been the tedious and difficult task earlier. But, now there are many disk cleaning utilities that can wipe out needless files/folders with a single click. Wise Disk Cleaner is one of the disk cleaning tools, which removes junk files, defragments your hard disk drives and keeps your computer clean and uncluttered.

Wise Disk Cleaner 7.7 - Fast Disk Cleaner and Defragmenter

The settings can be changed according to your kind i.e. if you are a beginner, use the program’s default settings and if you are an expert, customize the options manually such as moving the doubtful files to Recycle Bin, checking those files and then removing them.

The latest version Wise Disk Cleaner 7.7 has added some languages and fixed bugs which are annoying the users.

Installation and Interface:

Wise Disk Cleaner follows simple and straightforward Installation without issues. The Interface is also well-formed and alluring that includes four tabs for important operations namely Common Cleaner, Advanced Cleaner, Slimming System and Disk Defrag. Click the desired tab and perform the action.

Wise Disk Cleaner 7.7 - Common Cleaner


  • Common Cleaner – A Quick Scan will delete all the unnecessary junk and temporary files within no time.
  • Advanced Cleaner – Searches for files which takes more space than required and removes them.
  • Slimming System – Gets rid of needless Windows files like avoidable software updates, uninstallation files, etc.
  • Disk Defrag – A common utility which is seen in almost every disk cleaner and defragmenters.
  • You can schedule the scan time-to-time for better performance.
  • No paid upgrade is available as the Free version has complete features.
  • Command Line support to run the scan.
  • Export the report log to MS Excel.
  • Doesn’t contain any kind of malware, spyware or viruses.
  • Compatible with Windows 8 operating system.
Wise Disk Cleaner 7.7 - Slimming System

The good thing about Wise Disk Cleaner 7.7 is that it is so fast in scanning and consumes less system resources. Download Wise Disk Cleaner 7.7 for better PC performance and free-up space-wasting clutter.


  • Version – 7.7
  • Setup File Size – 2.6 MB
  • Price – Free
  • Operating Systems – Windows 8, 7, Vista, XP, Server 2008, and 2003

Friday, January 18, 2013 by naresh kumar · 0

Monday, January 14, 2013

Ad-Aware Free Antivirus+ 10 – Real-time Anti-malware Protection

With its advanced Genocode Detection Technology and Real-time Anti-malware Protection, Ad-Aware Free Antivirus+ 10 stands out as one of the best spyware and malware removal software in 2013. It protects your online activity and gives you 100% protection against malware and other internet-related threats.

Ad-Aware Free Antivirus+ 10 – Real-time Anti-malware Protection

Ad-Aware Free Antivirus+ is actually an Anti-spyware tool combined with the features of antivirus and it is the fastest and lightweight antivirus among other security tools that we don’t get these days. It blocks malware silently or in background without disturbing your regular computer usage. But the Anti-Phishing feature lacks the true act of removing Phishing threats.

The new version 10, however had few bug fixes like improved installation flow and added languages.

Installation and Interface:

Apart from Ad-Aware’s default browser toolbar, the installation part is upright, painless and fast. A reboot is needed after the completion, which is seen very often in every security suite. It automatically downloads the latest virus definitions and runs the Quick Scanning module.

Ad-Aware Free Antivirus+ 10 – Interface

The Interface has to be the best part of the latest Ad-Aware Free Antivirus+ 10, which is unique from other Anti-spyware or Anti-virus softwares. A big security status is shown at the top with the latest updates like Last Scan, Quarantine, Definition Update, etc. You can directly change the Basic and Advanced Protection settings from the Home screen itself. A large “Scan Now” button is placed at the right-side corner.

New Features:

  • Improved Strong Detection Engine, which has extensive compatibility and performance with increased scan speeds.
  • Enhanced Browser Protection Engine – Downloads the new updates frequently and protects your computer from the latest threats.
  • Advanced Defense Mode – Increases performance and compatibility while running other security tools.
  • Intelligent Scan – Caches the files which are resolved as safe in previous scans and skips them while running the new scan.
  • Live Protection that continually examines your PC activity for suspicious and malicious files and prevents them before they infect your computer.
  • Improved Installation and Multi-language Support.
Ad-Aware Free Antivirus+ 10 – Quick Scan

Main Features:

  • Ultrafast Antivirus and Anti-spyware Detection Engine.
  • Real-time Protection and Behavior-based Heuristics Scanning that detects malware-related threats before they infect your PC.
  • Malware Sandbox Emulator – Gets the updates of latest virus definitions and protects your computer from new versions of malware.
  • Safe Browsing – Scans your Internet browsing activity for malicious websites and URLs and protects your computer from them.
  • Scans your downloads for suspicious files and prevents them if they are dangerous.
  • Selected, Full and Quick Scanning.
  • Protects your Offline and Online sensitive information.
  • Stay updated with the latest reports of newly emerging threats.

Finally, we can say that Ad-Aware Free Antivirus+ 10 has some glitches in the latest version, but if you want to protect your newly bought computer or laptop, try this Anti-spyware software.

  • Version – 10.4
  • Setup File Size – 5.9 MB
  • Price – Free; paid version upgradable
  • Operating Systems – Windows 7, Vista, XP and 2000

Monday, January 14, 2013 by naresh kumar · 0

Saturday, January 12, 2013

Advanced SystemCare 6 Free/PRO – System Optimizer and Diagnostic Software

Looking for #1 diagnostic software which repairs your PC registry and optimizes for better performance? Then Advanced SystemCare 6 will be an excellent tool for comprehensive computer care. This is a familiar name for regular computer users who finds every feature of Advanced SystemCare precious.

Advanced SystemCare 6

The main job of ASC is to protect, repair and optimize your PC with the modernized security approach. It detects and eliminates spyware and prevents unauthorized programs entering your computer. You need just one-click to optimize and repair your computer completely and all this you can do without paying a penny.

New Features:
  • A simple and new UI greets you with the complete scope of PC optimization and diagnostic services of just one-click.
  • Web Surfing Protection – Keeps your online browsing activity safe and secure from Phishing websites.
  • Performance Monitoring Technology – Examines your PC in real-time and increases the performance of on-going programs and processes.
  • Light and hassle-free Installation package with Next Generation Technology.
  • Internet Boost Technology – Speeds up the efficiency and performance of your online browsing activity.
  • Disk Defragmentation Engine – This next generation feature adds up reliable and stable performance by scanning and optimizing your hard drives much quicker.
  • Improved Registry Fix Technology.
  • Enhanced Active Optimize Function.
  • Improved Turbo Boost Function.
  • Improved Toolbox.
Advanced SystemCare 6 - Scan

Main Features:

  • Quicker Scans and Repairs with its wide-variety of optimization tools.
  • Backs up your system before every modification.
  • Quick Care – Includes faster options like Quick Malware Removal, Registry Fix, Privacy Sweep, Shortcut Fix and Junk Files Clean which solves your PC problems more rapidly (if you have less time to spare).
  • Deep Care – This feature includes additional options for Quick Care such as Full Malware Removal, Deep Registry Fix, Registry Defrag, System Optimization, Startup Optimization, Security Defense, Disk Scan, Vulnerability Fix and Disk Defragment.
  • The Deep Care feature controls every single problem of your PC, but be careful in removing those threats. Read the log first and then go for deletion.
  • Toolbox – Encloses everything right from cleaning, optimizing, repairing, securing and controlling your PC.
  • Turbo BoostSpeeds up your PC performance by deleting or disabling some of the system processes and programs which are avoidable. It is recommended to select “Work Mode”, which helps you manually choose needless backgrounds applications and services.
Advanced SystemCare 6 - Quick Settings

At last, as it is necessary to optimize and clean up the computers without registry errors, malware, junk files, slows down, system crash, etc. we need to have a powerful optimization tool and Advanced SystemCare 6.0 does this job effectively. The latest version is supported in Windows 8. Download and Install Advanced SystemCare 6.0 and will feel your computer a brand new one.


  • Version – 6.0
  • Setup File Size – 19 MB
  • Price – Free; PRO version available for upgrade
  • Operating Systems – Windows 8, 7, Vista, XP and 2000

Saturday, January 12, 2013 by naresh kumar · 0

Thursday, January 10, 2013

Malwarebytes Anti-Malware 1.7 – On-demand Malware Remover

With 5 billion pieces of malware removed and 200 million downloads all over the world, Malwarebytes Anti-Malware stands out the best known Anti-spyware software developed to fight against all kinds of malware infections. It follows robust technology to prevent and wipe out malware-spyware related threats.

Malwarebytes Anti-Malware 1.7 – On-demand Malware Remover

Malwarebytes Anti-Malware (MBAM) is available in both Free and Pro version. The Pro version includes additional features to kill any malware dwells in this tech world. The new version 1.7 has fixed the CLI Password Creation and Enhanced Scanner efficacy.

Installation and Interface:

MBAM has got slower Installation than other security programs like Antivirus program, due to the fact it updates detection engine while the setup is undergoing. It takes not more than 5 minutes to complete the process.

Malwarebytes Anti-Malware 1.7 PRO - Interface

As far as Interface is concerned, MBAM’s design is sleek, but very attractive. A horizontal tabbed-menu welcomes when you run the program with important options such as Scanner, Protection, Update and Quarantine. It might be complicated for naïve users, but who really want to protect and learn about PC security, MBAM will be the right choice for powerful featured tools.

Features (FREE):

  • It includes Advanced Malware Detection and Removal methodology to eradicate threats such as worms, Trojans, rootkits, rogues, spyware, dialers and much more.
  • It follows latest and legal technologies to remove existing malware infections.
  • It provides three scanning tactics – Quick, Full and the Flash scan.
  • Chameleon Technology – Installs the program on infected computers even the malware blocks the installation and detection of the security tools.
  • FileAssassin – Removes files which are locked by you or any intruders.
  • Faster response to online & offline malware database and heuristics updates.
  • 24x7 Knowledgeable Support Team with Expert Community Access via Email/Forums.
  • Presently, it supports about 35 world-wide languages.

Features (PRO):

  • Real-Time Dynamic Malware Protection Engine to block every possible threat known.
  • Blocks Zero-Day infections from malign websites and files with its Heuristic Protection.
  • Scheduled Scanning and Automatic Priority Updates.
  • Faster Scanning Speed, quicker than free version.
  •  Command Line support for quick scanning.
  • Anti-Rootkit – Removes latest rootkits which hides your system running processes and gain administrative access.
  • StartupLite – Excludes unnecessary applications and processes from running at startup time.
  • Performance:
  • Quick Scan – 7 min 30 seconds
  • Full Scan – 1 hour 20 minutes
  • Boot Time Impact – None
Malwarebytes Anti-Malware 1.7 PRO - Features

Malwarebytes Anti-Malware has 7 years of dedicated experience in removing malware and adapting the latest technology needs. MBAM has been downloaded 200 billion times world-wide for now and is still counting. Go for Malwarebytes Anti-Malware software for its blazing scan speeds, advanced technology and instant detection approach. A 14-day trial period is offered for PRO version. It is recommended to first try the FREE version and then seek the advanced.

  • Version – 1.7
  • Setup File Size – 9.7 MB
  • Price – Free; 14-day trial or $25 to buy PRO version
  • Operating Systems – Windows 7, Vista, XP, and Server 2008

Thursday, January 10, 2013 by naresh kumar · 0

Tuesday, January 8, 2013

Free Download Manager – File Download and Convert

As the name tells you, Free Download Manager is one of the few download managers which comes as free as well as open-source application for downloading files with greater speed. This is a rare application with full features such as downloading Rapidshare files, BitTorrent support and much more which are present in top download managers.

Free Download Manager 3.9 - File Download and Convert

Free Download Manager (FDM) is also used for converting videos to required formats. The interface would be the main issue for naïve users who doesn’t want to experience complicated navigation or options. It does not have proper “Help” file which tells you everything about the product. The Dial-up connection in particular is very confusing with no better explanation. But the downloading part is simple and easy.

Latest Features:

  • You can now download files using BitTorrent protocol.
  • FDM has been included under GNU General Public License.
  • Download videos from YouTube, Dailymotion, Vimeo, and many more video streaming sites in .flv and convert them to popular formats like MP4, AVI, WMV, etc.
  • View active downloads list or create new downloads remotely via the internet.
  • Create FDM portable version and get rid of installing and configuring the program on different computers.
Free Download Manager 3.9 - Downloading Files

Other Features:

  • You can preview files before they get downloaded.
  • Free and Open-source software with GPL License.
  • Of course it accelerates the downloading files at the maximum available speed (which depends on your internet connection).
  • When the downloading files get stuck, you can resume them from where they are interrupted. FDM also resumes broken links or downloads.
  • FDM follows downloaded files in composed manner, putting them in different folders based on their medium.
  • FDM’s Powerful Scheduler lets you download files at precise time you have customized.
  • Several Traffic Usage Modes allows you to regulate traffic usage, thus balancing both internet browsing and downloading files simultaneously.
  • Grab the whole or part of the website and download with all images, files, folders, etc. with HTML Spider.
  • Download only the required part of a zip file which is not possible in other download managers.
  • FDM warns you about the dangerous and phishing websites from where you are downloading files.
  • FDM supports 30 world-wide languages.
Free Download Manager 3.9 - Grab Entire Website

Summing up all the features, it is recommended to download the latest version Free Download Manager 3.9. But if you concern about the design, then think once before downloading. You can download the new stable version and also Lite version of Free Download Manager from below link.


  • Version – 3.9
  • Setup File Size – 6.9 MB
  • Price – Free
  • Operating Systems – Windows 7, Vista, XP, 2003 and 2000

Tuesday, January 8, 2013 by naresh kumar · 0

Thursday, January 3, 2013

Defraggler 2 – Safe and Secure Defragmentation

Defraggler is another PC utility from Piriform, which has developed CCleaner, the most famous maintenance and optimization tool in recent times. It performs defragmentation exactly what you want to i.e. complete hard drive or a disk partition or specific folders/files in a secure way. If one or two programs are performing well or lacked the consistency, you can use this tool to aim those particular programs and carry out defragmentation. As you know, the main advantage of defragmenting your PC hard disk is to improve its performance and speed of processing.

Defraggler 2.12 - Safe and Secure Defragmentation
Defraggler supports FAT32, NTFS and exFAT (file system specially designed for flash drives). The new version 2.12 now optimized for Windows 8 operating system and has added advanced crash reporting.


  • It uses the same method that Windows use when reading or writing a file. So, the risk of missing system files is very minute.
  • It cares more about your files that need defragmentation than showing impact on your PC. It uses very less system resources to defragment files.
  • Drive Map – Exhibits the blocks of hard drive that are not fragmented, or require defragmentation or empty.
  • Quick Defrag Mode - You can swiftly defrag when you don’t have time for full defrag which keeps your PC faster for few days.
  • To prevent further fragmentation, Defraggler arranges empty hard disk space for future use.
  • Schedule Defrag – Defragment when your PC is idle to run daily, weekly or monthly.
  • The new version supports 37 world-wide languages.
  • Supports RAID (Redundant Array of Independent Disks) defragmentation.
  • Can be installed as a portable application on a USB or any flash drive.
  • It includes three defrag modes – Quick, Boot and Low-priority.
  • Finally, if you are looking for an alternative for Windows default defragmenter, then go for Defraggler which is risk-free and a free version will be sufficient in executing all required tasks in a safe way. You can also download the pro version of Defraggler which costs $30.
Defraggler 2.12 - Disk Defragmentation Interface

  • Version – 2.12
  • Setup File Size – 3.61 MB
  • Price – Free
  • Operating Systems – Windows 8, 7, Vista and XP

Thursday, January 3, 2013 by naresh kumar · 0

Tuesday, January 1, 2013

7 Best Picked Apps for Windows 8 2012

World has entered into 2013 and its goodbye to 2012. Despite many controversies and rumors, Windows 8 had developed about 20K apps and its’ still growing stronger and this all happened in just two months. Windows 8 was designed for better prospective in mind, optimized for touchscreens as well as desktop users.

7 Best Picked Apps for Windows 8 2012

Keeping in mind of various categories such as Music, Utilities, Newsreader, Games, Photos, Education and Food, CNET have picked up 7 best apps for Windows 2012 which may get more popular in 2013 too. Let’s look at each of them in brief.

1. iHeartRadio:

In Music section, iHeartRadio is a commercial-free service for Windows 8 OS users with radio streaming and modern user interface. Based on your current location and featured artists, iHeartRadio adjusts to original radio stations. The 'Discovery Tuner' controls the way you hear music of your taste. The only thing iHeartRadio lacks is that it doesn’t let you queue custom songs.

iHeartRadio - 7 Best Picked Apps for Windows 8 2012


2. Start8:

In Utilities category, you will find ‘Start8’ as the best app for accessing your devices, music, videos, documents and applications. The UI will be analogous to Windows 7 Start Menu with Windows 8 enhancements. You can directly boot to the Windows 8 desktop or access Windows 8 Start Menu from the Start Menu. You could also pin desktop and Metro apps; change the Start Menu color.

Start8 - 7 Best Picked Apps for Windows 8 2012


3. News Bento:

With the support of Google Reader and eye-catchy news photo cover page, News Bento will be the best source to find out global news of personal choice. It also features RSS search, lovely magazine view, and live tile which makes you feel reading real newspaper. Eventually, it covers all latest news around the corner of the world. It is optimized for touch and mouse controls.

News Bento - 7 Best Picked Apps for Windows 8 2012


4. Violet Storm:

Coming to the “Games” category, Violet Storm offers unlimited action in glowing-neon style with techno background music. This is not an intricate puzzle nor has a long story, but it just takes on series of defiant levels to fight off. It includes various weapons to explode and destroy everything that gets close. This is an excellent game for Windows 8, but not provided free though you can only try.

Violet Storm - 7 Best Picked Apps for Windows 8 2012


5. Fhotoroom HDR:

With few photo editing tools optimized for Windows 8, Fhotoroom HDR would be handy tool for greedy photographers who are looking for simple photo editor. It supports more than 18 digital raw file formats and over 400 digital cameras. You get 1-5 GB of free online data storage for photo sharing. Upload your edited photos to and share it with your friends online. You can also share photos with twitter, tumblr and flickr.

Fhotoroom HDR - 7 Best Picked Apps for Windows 8 2012


6. Khan Academy:

Anything is not complete without education because the knowledge you gain is more powerful than any other. Khan Academy comes into ‘Education’ part and you will be offered about 3,400 videos to learn comprehensively which covers topics such as Mathematics, Science, History, Humanity and Finance. Discover the fundamental concepts of the above topics and share the videos with your friends using the app. You can watch and download videos for free of charge.

Khan Academy - 7 Best Picked Apps for Windows 8 2012


7. Allrecipes:

Do you have passion towards cooking, then “Allrecipes” will provide various ideas to cook. All you need to do is download this recipe software which is optimized for Windows 8 operating systems. Browse your favorites by ingredients, dish type or dietary preference in the library of over 40,000 recipes. You could also share recipes easily on social networking sites like Facebook, Twitter, etc.

Allrecipes - 7 Best Picked Apps for Windows 8 2012


Tuesday, January 1, 2013 by naresh kumar · 0