WMI Explorer allows users to easily view and configure the WMI information configured on their computer. For those who perform system administration tasks using WMI, this is an incredibly useful tool.
ShadowExplorer allows you to browse Windows Shadow Volume Copies created by the Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, and Windows 10 Volume Shadow Copy Service. When these Shadow Volume Copies are created, they also create copies of changed data files on your computer. ShadowExplorer allows you to use the Shadow Volume Copies to restore files back to previous versions or even to restore a deleted file.
Tweaking.com Technicians Toolbox is a free suite of administration tools and system monitors that allows a user to quickly perform diagnostics on a computer. These tools allows for quickly fixing common promblems on a computer or diagnosing what could be causing them.
GiveMePower is an advanced system administration tool that allows you to open a program that runs at the System level, which is a higher permission level than Administrator. There are many system level Registry entries and permissions that even an Administrator does not have access to. Using GiveMePower, your program will run as the System user and be able to access this normally forbidden data.
Autoruns is a free Sysinternals tool from Microsoft that enumerates all the programs that automatically start on a Windows machine. You can then examine this list of programs to see if they should be running or should be disabled. Disabling unnecessary startups allows your computer to run more efficiently by reducing CPU usage and memory consumption.
Show Hidden is a small utility that will display all hidden folders, and files if you wish, on your computer. This program will scan all of your fixed and removable drives for folders and files that have the Hidden attribute. When Show Hidden is finished it will create a log that contains a list of all the hidden files and folders that were found.
HashTab adds a new tab to the standard Windows file properties dialog which shows the checksums computed from the file using a number of different algorithms.
CCleaner is a program that will scan your computer for temporary files or private browser information and deletes it from your computer. This allows you to keep your computer running efficiently, while protecting your sensitive information.
TFC. or Temp File Cleaner, is a small utility that will clean out all the folders on your computer that house temporary files. The temp folders that TFC will clean are the Java, Windows Temp Folder, and the Internet Explorer, Opera, Chrome, and Safari caches. This tool will clean the folders for all accounts on the computer including the Administrator, NetworkService, and LocalService accounts.