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Projects

AdvancedHostsEditor

With Advanced Hosts Editor you can edit your hosts file comfortable, block ads and speed up your internet connection.

The Advanced Hosts Editor provides an easy to use assistant, too. With this you can see the last visited web servers and with only one click you can block or cache them. Unlike other ad blocking browser plugins this works system wide, no matter which application or browser you use wants to communicate to the hosts.

Especially if you have a slow internet connection or have to have a look at your bandwidth usage (traffic) you will like the advantages of Advanced Hosts Editor fastly.

Full description and download on the homepage

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BattCursor

BattCursor shows the battery charge in percent directly under the mouse cursor, and offers many other battery-saving features, among others, dim down the display brightness for inactivity, automatically disable the Windows Sidebar and Aero Glass and much more.

And the best part: It costs nothing, worth seeing ;)

Full description and download on the homepage

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FastTraceRt

Fast TraceRoute is a improved version of the tracert.exe which is provided by each operating system. It does exactly the same thing, but is faster with it.

Full description and download on the blog post.

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LocalizationEditor

The Localization Editor is a small Tool for creating and editing Languagesfiles.

Full description and download on the homepage

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NetScan

NetScan is a simple VB.Net commandline application which scans your local network for any connected clients and shows their IP and MAC addresses as well as their host names (if available).

You only need to start the application, there is no need for a configuration. Please wait for the finished message, the application needs some time for the test!

Link to the blog post and a screen cast (german):
http://tightdev.net/post/Projekt_NetScan

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Shotty

Shotty is an application to take pictures from your computers screen (called screenshots) or from one application only. Unlike other applications that does this Shotty provides various other features that are useful to modify the taken screenshot. With Shotty you get all what you need in one single application.

Full description and download on the homepage

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UsbHidWrapper

A simple wrapper for accessing USB HID devices.

Other than UsbLibrary this wrapper is x86 and x64 compatible.

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