Geeks for Non-Geeks
A lot of freeware is written by geeks for geeks, with an emphasis on
efficiency and ease-of-use ... for power users. While
we work hard to keep our software efficient, our emphasis is on
reliability and ease-of-use ... for average users.
This software is written by geeks for non-geeks. If
you're looking for the other kind you may be disappointed, but
please don't complain, this software is simply not made for you.
Talking Alarm Clock lets your computer remind you of
important dates and events.
It uses Microsoft® Agent
to show a talking animated alarm. The alarm can also play
any sound you choose and includes a handy snooze button.
An alarm can be set to go off once,
daily, weekly, monthly or annually, with very flexible
scheduling. Each alarm can have multiple schedules.
An icon in the Windows®
system tray gives quick access to the alarm clock. The New
Alarm Wizard makes adding an alarm fast and easy.
Talking Alarm Clock's
windows are easy on the eye, with soft colors and gentle
transitions. There's also a help balloon that shows a full
explanation of each part of the Alarm Clock window.
Talking Desktop Clock adds new features to your Windows®
XP system tray clock.
It shows the time in the system tray
and/or on the desktop, with a choice of many attractive
clock styles, analog or digital.
It uses Microsoft® Speech
or Microsoft® Agent to announce the time on the
hour, ½ hour, or ¼ hour. It can also play a chime on
the hour, ½ hour, or ¼ hour.
File Commander helps you save time when organizing the files
on your disk.
If you find that you're moving,
copying, or deleting the same files over and over, you can
use File Commander to make a simple command that
does it for you. When you run the command, your files
will be moved, copied, or deleted just as if you'd done it
File Commander includes a
Wizard for creating new commands, with easy step-by-step
instructions. There are no scripts to write and no
technical jargon to understand.
What's Where is a simple program for keeping track of your
What's Where is great for
the places where you store things and often forget about
Use it to make a database of
What you have and Where it's
Use its graphic maps to show you
exactly where thing are.
Use its printouts to share your
inventory with others.
Double Agent is an Open Source alternative to Microsoft®
Agent on Windows® 7.
Other Freeware Sites
We would like to include courtesy back-links to many of the freeware
download sites that have listed our products. However, McAfee
Site Advisor automatically stigmatizes any site that contains links
to a site it disapproves of. Therefore, under protest, we've
removed those links that McAfee Site Advisor disapproves of.
If and when McAfee decides to review the fairness of it's policies,
we'll reinstate the links of our choice.
Here are the URLs of the removed links: