Organize your shortcuts and running tasks onto an extremely customizable dock, in Mac OS style, that sits on your desktop. Put shortcuts on your dock. Display running tasks. Put docklets. Icons zoom on mouse-over (optional rocking icons on mouse over). Change the appearance of the icons of running tasks and shortcuts. Position the dock on any edge of the screen. Optionally represent running programs by snapshot of their window. Hide Windows taskbar (optionally). The dock is skinnable.
Taskbar Executive 1.20 "Taskbar Executive is a program that finally does something about your pre-xp taskbar. It will let you launch programs faster and easier than before. But most importantly of all, it addresses the issue of 'taskbar clutter'" » 15.03.2001 - 1,4 MB - ME/2K - Adware
Red Button 2.10 Red Button is a useful system tool that provides quick access to many of your computer's controls » 26.03.2001 - 32.69 KB - 98/ME/2K - Free
Hidden Menu 2.2 Rev 2Softoogle's Pick! Just move your mouse to the bottom right corner of your screen, and a hidden menu pops up, allowing you to launch your programs » 17.11.2001 - 373.25 KB - 98/ME/XP - Free
PaneKiller 1.45Softoogle's Pick! PaneKiller gives you easy, configurable, menu-like access to every document and application available on your computer, all from the Windows taskbar. Can serve as a substitute for the 'Start' button, significantly enhancing its capabilities » 18.11.2001 - 349 KB KB - 98/ME/XP - Shareware, $10
AzureTray 2.2 RE Lets you quickly launch frequently used applications and documents. Places shortcuts to your favorite applications (and documents) in the System Tray » 01.04.2002 - 110 KB - 98/ME/XP - Shareware, $
Meta Launcher 1.45 Lets you access every file on your computer through a menu that will pop up when you click the Meta Launcher Start button » 08.04.2002 - 880 KB - 98/ME/2K/XP - Shareware, $
FastOpen XP Gold 2.2 FastOpen XP Gold can serve as a complete replacement for the Start menu. It lets you create submenus that are fully customizable » 17.05.2002 - 690 KB - 98/ME/XP - Shareware, $24.95
Hotkey Genius 1.5 beta A utility that lets you quickly launch programs, open folders and files, by pressing hotkeys. Can be configured to be used by multiple users » 09.02.2003 - 945 KB - 98/ME/XP - Shareware, $5
Fast Launcher 3.11 A replacement for Quick Launch and Start Menu, with features such as mouse-keeping (the launcher appears beside the mouse cursor) and screen-snapping » 05.08.2003 - 824 KB - 98/ME/XP - Free
ActiveStartup 1.12 Enables you to manage programs that load from the Registry, Win.ini and startup menu at Windows startup » 05.10.2003 - 540 Kb - 98/ME/XP - Shareware, $
SideSlide 3.9.00 Dock SideSlide at any corner of the screen; keep shortcuts to files, folders and URLs you frequently visit; add multiple notes, multiple, sizable, pictures, schedule reminders, save web snippets and more » 15.09.2017 - 1.06 MB - Windows XP/7/8/10 - Free
Winstep Nexus 17.1 A multi-level dock system that enables you to launch your applications on the spot » 27.01.2017 - 43.5 MB - Windows XP/7/8/10 - Free
SyMenu 5.09.6231.28087 SyMenu allows you to manage portable applications resident on a removable drive. SyMenu can be installed in pen drives, external USB disks, memory cards and even CDs and DVDs. » 23.01.2017 - 2 MB - Windows XP/7/8/10 - Free
StarDock ObjectDock 2.2 Organize your shortcuts and running tasks onto an extremely customizable dock, in Mac OS style, that sits on your desktop » 22.09.2016 - 15.88 MB - Windows 7/8/10 - Trial, $4.99
Fences 3.01 Fences is a one-of-a-kind program, allowing you to draw labeled shaded areas on your desktop, which become movable & resizable containers for your desktop icons » 09.06.2016 - 9.18 MB - Windows 7/8/10 - Shareware, $9.99
Handy Start Menu 1.95 Handy Start Menu is small utility that makes computing much easier - it's easier to find and launch programs » 02.02.2015 - 8.24 MB - Windows XP/Vista/7 - Free
Launcher Free/Pro 2.1.0 Launcher is an easy-to-use personal shortcut manager to launch all file kinds » 29.04.2014 - 5.53 MB - Windows XP/Vista/7 - Free
SSuite Mac Dock 3.2 Mac Dock is a very simple Windows utility designed to create a Mac OS X-like dock on your desktop, allowing you to launch certain programs with just a single click, just like you do with the ones in the Quick Launch » 08.06.2012 - 641.65 KB - Windows XP/Vista/7 - Free
TurboLaunch 5.1.4 TurboLaunch is a fully configurable, toolbar-style program launcher. Use TurboLaunch for single-click access to all of your favorite programs! » 27.06.2011 - 1.29 MB - Windows XP/Vista/7 - Trial, $20
Vista Start Menu 3.893 Vista Start Menu is a convenient alternative to the В«StartВ» menu » 14.02.2012 - 9.47 MB - Windows XP/Vista/7 - Free
eXtraMenu is a small program that acts as a user definable, pop-up menu. The menu is basically a list of paths to programs and files with two distinct advantages over the Start button menu: Firstly, the menu will pop-up under the mouse pointer which saves on 'mouse mileage' and thus is more comfortable for the wrist; Secondly, eXtraMenu has provisions for 'compound menu items'. This feature allows one menu item to launch multiple programs and/or files at timed intervals.
Enables you to easily perform batch downloads from the Internet, either totally unattended, or while you're surfing with your favorite web browser. To select which files to download, you can manually add file names to the queue, activate a clipboard monitor that automatically grabs the file names that you've copied, or let NetAnts capture clicks from your browser. You can even create a "drop basket" on your desktop, and drag and drop files from your Web browser. HTTP/FTP multithread downloading with resuming capability; Flexible batch job methods to download multiple files; HTTP/FTP/SOCKS proxy management; Automatic categorization of downloaded files; Automatic or manual traffic control; and more.
"You have this really cool nVidia based graphics card and try to keep up-to date with the tremendous amount of driver leaks and install them all the time ? Did you ever wonder if there are remains of previous driver builds somewhere stacked in the registry or windows system ? Ever simply wanted to change video drivers with your nVidia based card?? Worried about bits being left over and not doing a complete uninstall affecting performance? No need to worry anymore just use this great tool and it will do it for you." Detonator Destroyer completely removes detonator drivers from your Windows 95 (all versions), Windows98, Windows 98SE, Windows ME system. It removes all versions of detonators from 6.XX up.