A Microsoft utility that can be used to examine and modify the properties of DirectX components (including DirectX 9b). It contains tabs for each DirectX component. Using this utility you can: Obtain version information for DirectX components; Change the debug output level and debug settings to aid in troubleshooting during the development process; View specific driver and hardware support information for DirectX components; Toggle between debug and retail versions of the run times for Microsoft Direct3D, Microsoft DirectMusic, and Microsoft DirectInput. "Download" links to the DirectX 9b Control Panel Downloads page.
Driver Cleaner Pro 1.5 A utility that helps you completely remove parts of drivers left after uninstalling old drivers. The program is intended for ATI, nVidia, Creative, Realtek, SIS, 3Dfx, S3 and more drivers » 05.03.2006 - 2.69 MB - 98/ME/XP - Trial, $9.99
AutoHotkey 18.104.22.168 Automate almost anything by sending keystrokes and mouse clicks. Create hotkeys for keyboard, joystick, and mouse. Expand abbreviations as you type them. Remap keys and buttons on your keyboard, joystick, and mouse » 11.02.2018 - 2.92 MB - Windows XP/7/8/10 - Free
PCBoost 22.214.171.1248 Increases computer performance by allocating higher portions of CPU power to active applications and games. Enhances processor intensive software to run at even faster speeds » 05.03.2018 - 4.26 MB - Windows XP/7/8/10 - Trial, $9.40
WinUtilities Free Edition 15.2 All-in-One system cleaning and optimization suite. More than 20 award winning system utilities in one bundle » 12.03.2018 - 6.27 MB - Windows XP/7/8/10 - Free
WinUtilities Pro 15.2 A collection of tools to optimize your system performance » 12.03.2018 - 6.27 MB - Windows XP/7/8/10 - Trial, $29.99
Auslogics BoostSpeed 10.0.6.0 An optimization suite that will boost Internet connections, tweak Windows to its peak performance, clean the Registry & block annoying ads » 07.03.2018 - 19.98 MB - Windows XP/7/8/10 - Trial, $24.95
GameGain 126.96.36.1998 A program to enhance gaming. Increases overall speed and squeezes out every last bit of performance your computer is capable of » 05.03.2018 - 3.25 MB - Windows XP/7/8/10 - Trial, $11.99
PCMedik 188.8.131.528 Enhances PC performance, increases overall speed, and attempts to squeeze out every last bit of performance your computer is capable of » 05.03.2018 - 3.32 MB - Windows XP/7/8/10 - Trial, $10
STGThumb is an easy-to-use program that will help you create HTML Photo Albums and HTML Slide Shows (in seconds). Simply pick the images and STGThumb generates thumbnails and multiple HTML pages. Several album types available. With STGThumb, you can convert from many formats to JPG and apply special effects to images (for better quality thumbnails). On AVIs, you get thumbnails of the first frames. You can apply special effects to the thumbnails: Blur, Sharpen, Emboss or Fuzzy Blur. STGThumb also enables you to generate HTML Slide Shows and add watermarks to protect your images. Evaluation period: 30 days.
Desktop Games (also known as Stress Reducer or Stress Relief) allows you to play with your Windows desktop. You can chop it, cut it, shoot to pieces, repaint, and stamp it. Or put termites on it and hunt them.