If you’re often looking for a specific icon within a folder or drive, IconsExtract is the right tiny app for you, just scan and save. XP, Vista and 7 compatible, download in .zip or .exe
Ever end up with one of those PDF files with tons of images and other useless stuff that makes the file really large? Luckily, there are a few things you can do to significantly reduce the size of a PDF file, it will just take some extra work. Check out this article for step by step instructions.
Ever wonder what kind of technology makes a certain website work? Does it use WordPress? What kind of web server (Apache, IIS, etc)? What programming language is it written in (.NET, PHP, etc)?
Sitonomy is a free service that helps you understand the various components of a website, such as hardware, software, advertising, programming languages, and lots more. Check it out!
Autostart Explorer digs deep into the registry to find all files that autostart.
Windows Surface Scanner is a free utility that allows you to scan your hard drive for bad sectors and other types of errors. Even though hard drives have become much more reliable over the last decade, there are still many times when you will end up with a dud. It’s similar to chkdsk, but a lot faster. Also, it does not fix problems, only reports errors.
Toogle will search Google images and return the most popular result in all text. FunFunFun.
As this is our only post today, we’d like to wish our US based readers a happy, healthy Thanksgiving !
From MS MVP Blake Handler comes another great list, chock full of interesting and useful tools and tips for Windows 7.