Another +15 Best Pc Repairs Utility tools
Most of the time our PC has to be repaired for no reason. It may be due to some corrupt files or may be due to virus. It’s really very difficult to predict what could have caused the problem. Sometimes even a simple issue in the registry can also make your PC to reboot automatically. We may think that these errors can’t be solved and almost everyone uses to format the windows hard drive. But if we format we will lose all the important applications and re-installing them will waste your time. So here is a list of cool PC repairing tools which can solve most of the errors which arise in the PC. Some of them are portable applications which you can run from your USB.
Here is the list of some of the best PC tools which are very useful for repairing and fixing the PC errors.
Dial-a-fix is a collection of known fixes gleaned from Microsoft Knowledge base articles, Microsoft MVPs, and other important support forums, that will assist you in repairing problems with your system. Although this tool is ordinarily meant for power users, technicians, and administrators, it is quite safe to use even without technical guidance (although guidance is recommended). Simply choose the solutions you wish to apply via check marks and click GO. As the downside of the application we found that Dial-a-fix does not work with any Windows OS higher than Windows XP. This includes Windows Vista, Windows 7. Dial-a-fix also has a critical un-patched bug that will delete your C:\Documents folder. It is highly recommended to read the Warnings page before downloading and using this software. You can visit to download: http://download.cnet.com/Dial-a-fix/3000-18512_4-84157.html
LSP-Fix is a free tool designed to fix internet connections damaged by malware or buggy software. The Layered Service Provider (aka LSP) is a part of your operating system that your computer uses to connect to the internet. Some legitimate software (such as firewalls) and illegitimate software (such as malware/adware/spyware) place files in this location and if they become buggy or removed incorrectly, you will no longer be able to connect to the internet. LSP-Fix will show you the files placed in this zone and will suggest which ones need to be removed to gain internet access again. You can visit to download: http://cexx.org/lspfix.htm
Auto runs detected
This free tool allows you to view nearly everything on your system that is set to automatically run and goes far beyond the capabilities of MSConfig. This tool can show you files that are in your startup folder, files being launched from the registry, files that are launched by Task Scheduler, files that Windows starts by default such as DLL’s, Microsoft and 3rd party services and much more. You can visit to download: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-au/sysinternals/bb963902.aspx
Ever wonder which program has a certain file or folder open? Now you can find out. Process Explorer displays a list of currently running processes and DLL’s on a local Windows based system. It is very useful for finding viruses and malware. You can visit to download: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/sysinternals/bb896653.aspx
RawCopy is a tool designed to copy the contents of one hard drive to another. This program is ideal for those with faulty drives and wants to transfer the data directly without going through folder by folder. The program also has built in data recovery code which will attempt to recover data in bad sectors. This program is designed to run under NT/XP/2000 or later operating systems. However, It will run under windows 95/98/Me operating systems but only windows logical drives can be copied. You can visit to download: http://www.softpedia.com/get/System/File-Management/RAWCopy.shtml and http://www.roadkil.net/program.php?ProgramID=22
The PC Decrapifier is a program designed to remove or uninstall a specific list of unwanted software in an unattended fashion. It can be used to clean off most of the annoying software that is typically shipped with new PCs. You can visit to download: http://www.pcdecrapifier.com/
Tweak UI, an official tool from Microsoft, isn’t so much a repair tool but a tool to make small tweaks to an Windows XP based system. Although it does have the ability to repair your hot keys repair your font folder, repair registry, repair unread mail count and repair icons its real power is it giving you control over how Windows XP behaves. You can visit to download: http://download.cnet.com/Tweak-UI/3000-2072_4-10002117.html
Un-locker helps delete locked files with error messages like:
Cannot delete file: Access is denied
There has been a sharing violation.
The source or destination file may be in use.
The file is in use by another program or user.
Make sure the disk is not full or write-protected and that the file is not currently in use. You can visit to download: http://www.emptyloop.com/unlocker/
Unstoppable Copier is a tool that allows you to recover files off a failing hard drive that has problems such as a physical damage, bad sectors, errors reading data etc. The program will attempt to recover every readable piece of a file and put the pieces together. The name Unstoppable Copier comes from its ability to skip files that cannot be read. It will just report which file couldn’t be copied and continue on its way. You can visit to download: http://www.roadkil.net/program.php?ProgramID=29
CPU-Z is a small stand-alone utility designed to give you advanced information about the main devices on your system such as the CPU, Main board, Memory and System. You can visit to download: http://www.cpuid.com/softwares/cpu-z.html
Pocket Kill-box is a tool that allows you to delete files that Windows won’t allow you to delete because the file is currently in use. Kill-box allows you to choose the file you would like to remove and will delete it when the computer is rebooting (and therefore outside of windows). You can visit to download: http://download.cnet.com/3028-2094_4-75452212.html?c=SEMYAHOO&s=fivemill&pid=dlcom_sem&aid=KillBox-p&dlc=n&part=fivemill
Network Stumbler is a free utility designed for finding wireless access points and logging their signal strength. This tool can be used for finding the best location for a wireless access point, finding a location with a strong signal for the connecting device and to find the existence of wireless access points, even if the device has its SSID beacon turned off. You can visit to download: http://www.netstumbler.com/
SoftPerfect Network Scanner
SoftPerfect Network Scanner is a free multi-threaded IP, NetBIOS and SNMP network scanner. This tool will ping computers, scan for listening TCP ports and displays the resources available on the network (router web logins, printers, computer shares etc..). You can visit to download: http://www.softperfect.com/products/networkscanner/
Double Driver is a tool for collecting the drivers that the computer uses to communicate with its hardware. One of the main reasons why you would want to collect an computers drivers is if you don’t have the Driver CD that came with the computer or they are unavailable online. This is a very common task by computer technicians about to format a computer. You can visit to download: http://boozet.org/dd.htm
Treesize Free is a free utility to view the space usage on your hard drive folder by folder (and its sub-folders) which is something Windows is seriously lacking. You can visit to download: http://www.jam-software.com/treesize_free/
DriveImage XML is a free, stand alone application for making a complete backup image of any logical drive or partition, allowing you to backup/restore an entire operating system. The application also includes an image explorer allowing you to view the files inside the backup file created and extract individual files (I’m sure plenty of us have left a file behind at some point). You can visit to download: http://www.runtime.org/driveimage-xml.htm
But remember; always take a backup copy of your system before you make any service, just in case. You never know when you will need it. Now, what if you give your opinion of this article?