iOS, Android, and OS X’s Launchpad lets you create folders simply by dragging and dropping two apps on top of each other. Ever wanted to bring this same ease of use to the Windows desktop?
With an app called Smart Folders, you can easily organize different files into folders by dragging and dropping.
Do you have a document, image, or web page you need converted into a PDF file? Portable Document Format (PDF) files are useful because they retain their formatting regardless of the software or operating system it is viewed on, unlike regular documents. Unfortunately, it can sometimes be difficult to create PDF files and paying a premium for Adobe Acrobat is often not an option.
PDFConverter.com tries to solve the problem by creating PDF Converter Elite, a PDF application that lets users easily create PDF files from almost any printable file type as well as edit PDFs by adding watermarks, inserting pages, and more.
Do you need to have an application window sit on top of other windows? For example, you can keep a calculator handy at all times. Regardless of what other window you switch to, this window will always be visible.
Some Windows applications, such as Task Manager, include such functionality, but most do not. For apps that do not, an app appropriately named Window on Top can help.
Having trouble playing videos on your mobile device? Do you need a video converter that’s quick and easy to use with support for a large variety of file formats? Sothink Video Converter claims to do this, so let’s see if it lives up to its claim.
Sothink was generous enough to provide me with a Pro license for review.
We are also giving away 5 license keys right now. Check the end of this review for details.
Having trouble moving a window from one side of the screen to the other? Want to be able to move your mouse cursor past the left side of the screen and have it appear on the right?
Here is a quick overview of Unlimited Mouse, a small and easy tool that lets you wrap the mouse cursor around the screen edges.
Do you frequently find yourself typing the same things over and over? It can be annoying and time consuming to constantly type the same thing multiple times, especially if that phrase is one that you use very often.
AutoText is a feature found in Microsoft Office. It automatically changes a string of characters to a commonly used symbol or phrase. But what if you wanted this feature everywhere?
With PhraseExpress, you can abbreviate any phrase and have it automatically expand. This can be your name, a signature, a greeting, or anything you want.
Do you want to customize the background of Windows 7′s login screen? Or edit the OEM information? Or possibly some other hidden Windows setting without having to go through the registry? WinBubble can help.
WinBubble puts many settings that normally can’t be configured without digging through registry entries into one unified interface.
Do you find the Windows Taskbar distracting? It is a crucial and useful part of Windows, but sometimes all the icons can become distracting. You can use the built-in Auto-Hide feature but that can become annoying with the taskbar moving up and down whenever your cursor moves towards the edge.
Here’s how to make the taskbar automatically fade and become more transparent.