Symbolic Links in Windows (Vista+)

With Windows Vista, Microsoft introduced a new capability into its operating system: the ability to create symbolic links. Accessible only from the command line, symbolic links aren’t something the average user would need to be familiar with to use Windows, but they are a powerful way to manipulate the file system. In this article, we’ll […]

Disable User Account Control (UAC) for certain Windows Vista applications (W7?)

How to run an application as an administrator To run an application as an administrator you can right click on it’s shortcut or main executable and select Run as administrator from the right click menu. However, doing this can be quite annoying if you use this application very often. The second and better option is […]

Best Free Windows 64-bit Software

Here are the top freeware picks for 64-bit Windows in their various categories. This list will continue to grow as we add new categories and new products on most days. Go to the page index for the category you are interested in or read more about 64-bit Windows by following the links in the related […]