This page contains some links collected over time which contain interesting information, documentation, howtos, downloads etc... I hope they will exist for as long as possible!
|Tools for Windows-Admins (all free!)
||Free Harddisk diagnostic utility which checks the S.M.A.R.T.
status of many kinds of disks.
||ISO Recorder by Alex Feinman. Create very easily .iso
files from physical CD or DVD's.
File Rename Utility
||Batch File Rename Utility helps you create batch-files
to mass-rename files on Windows.
||Awesome text-editor on Windows with a lot of functions
and programming features.
||A software firewall. You can decide which services should
use a web-proxy or direct Internet.
||TestDisk is a great tool to recover files and boot sectors
from defect disks or flash sticks.
||Missing 'du' on Windows? This tool shows you where you
use your harddisk space.
||Thanks to this driver you may run (external) disks which
were ext2 or ext3 formatted.
||Nice little program to burn (iso-)image files to a physical
cd or dvd.
Inspector File Recovery
||Program to recover corrupt or deleted files.
||Finally a tool to clean up the mess in the Windows registry
||Simulates a CD/DVD drive and mounts/loads (iso-)image
files. No need to burn anymore.
||This tool helps you identify unknown devices appearing in the Device Manager.
||Audacity is a very good and handy program to create or
mix audio files.
||Excellent program to create mp3 from your Audio CD (with
||Good program to convert video to another format (e.g.
mpeg to divx avi).
||Program to cut/edit videos and reconvert them to another
||Very handy little tool which shows detailled information
of video files (with codecs, bitrate, etc).
||A package of many video and audio codecs for Windows.
||Another package with many video and audio codecs for
Windows. Updated more often.
||BBFlashBack Express is a free screen recorder, good to
record your screen for tutorials.