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Issue 148, 16th August, 2007
0. EDITORIAL: The limitations of DropMyRights

1. TOP TECH SITES AND RESOURCES
      1.1 Great Site for Removing Spyware Infection
      1.2 Another Free Online Digital Editing Site
      1.3 Share Large Files with Anyone
      1.4 Create Web 2.0 Style Logos Automatically
      1.5 More USB Flash Drive Speed Tests
      1.6 Repair or Upgrade Your Laptop Yourself (Premium Edition)
      1.7 Get Big Downloads on CD or DVD (Premium Edition)
      1.8 How to Disable USB Devices Under OS X or Windows (Premium Edition)
    2. TOP FREEWARE AND SHAREWARE UTILITIES
      2.1 Free Remote Control Utility Offers Ease of Use
      2.2 Amazing Collection of Portable Application
      2.3 The Best Free Hex Editor / Disk Editor
      2.4 The Best Free Thesaurus Utility
      2.5 Another USB Drive Encryption Utility
      2.6 The Best Free Program Launcher for Flash Drives (Premium Edition)
      2.7 Another USB Drive Encryption Utility: Option 2
      2.8 Best Free Font Manager (Premium Edition)
    3. SECURITY PATCHES, SERVICE RELEASES AND UPDATES
      3.1 Microsoft Security News
      3.2 Firefox Updated to V2.0.0.6
      3.3 Just How Safe is Portable Computing?
      3.4 Secunia Inspector now Available as a Free Stand-alone Program
      3.5 AOL Drops Kaspersky from its Anti Virus Shield
      3.6 VMWare for the Mac: a Competitor for Parallels
      3.7 The Real Security of Fingerprint Protected USB Drives
      3.8 BlackIce Firewall Discontinued
      3.9 Important News for Yahoo Mail Users Yahoo subscribers please read
    4. OTHER USEFUL STUFF
      4.1 A Real Computer for Your Car
      4.2 Lots of Free Utilities to Help You Communicate
      4.3 Free Utility Helps You Learn Things Quickly
      4.4 Freebies Galore
      4.5 Useless Waste of Time Department
      4.6 Portable Games for Your USB Flash Drive (Premium Edition)
      4.7 Free Utility Let's Normal Programs Run on USB Drives (Premium Edition)
      4.8 Get RoboForm Pro and ZoneAlarm Pro Suite for Free
    5. TIP OF THE MONTH
      5.1 How to Improve Your Security When Using a Public Terminal (Part 5)
    6. FREEBIE OF THE MONTH
      6.1 The Uninstaller You Have Been Waiting For
      6.2 Free Editor Lets You Make Ring-tones From MP3 Files and More (Premium)
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Postby TeMerc » Thu Sep 13, 2007 2:30 pm

Free Edition Issue 149, 13th September, 2007

IN THIS FREE EDITION:
0. EDITORIAL: Gizmo's guide to protecting your PC
    1. TOP TECH SITES AND RESOURCES
    1.1 Major Update to Tech Support Alert Website
    1.2 Test Suspicious Files for Malware
    1.3 Free Online Service Offers Alternative to Powerpoint
    1.4 Website Identifies Mystery Files
    1.5 13 Reasons Why Linux Won't Make it to a Desktop Near You
    1.6 Free Service Lets Know how you are Using Your Time
    1.7 Missing Out on Social Bookmarking? (Premium Edition)
    1.8 How to Check Your Surfing Anonymity (Premium Edition)
    1.9 Two Gigabytes of Free Online Backup (Premium Edition)
    Alert! Extend Your Security Reach Beyond The PC (sponsored link)
2. TOP FREEWARE AND SHAREWARE UTILITIES
    2.1 Free Program Removes Ugly Wires from Your Digital Photos
    2.2 The Best Free 3-D Graphics and Modeling Programs
    2.3 Tiny Free PDF Reader
    2.4 Firefox Extension Attaches Sticky Notes to Webpages
    2.5 A Portable Email Checker
    2.6 Free World Time Clock Impresses
    2.7 Extension Sorts Firefox Bookmarks
    2.8 Freeware Replacements for Excel and Visio (Premium Edition)
    2.9 Improve Your Network Security on the Cheap (Premium Edition)
    2.10 Free Utility Converts Video Files for iPod Use (Premium Edition)
3. SECURITY PATCHES, SERVICE RELEASES AND UPDATES
    3.1 Microsoft Security News
    3.2 Microsoft Shuts Down AutoPatcher
    3.3 Multiple Flaws in Yahoo Messenger
    3.4 Security Update for Apple iTunes
    3.5 Details of Vista Service Pack 1 Released
    3.6 A Caution About the FileHippo Update Checker
    3.7 A New Way to Check Out Downloads for Potential Malware
    3.8 Malicious Websites Threaten Normal Users
    3.9 New Improved Version of HxD Hex Editor /Disk Editor
    3.10 An Apology from Gizmo
The Best Registry Cleaner Yet (sponsored link)
4. OTHER USEFUL STUFF
    4.1 Disk Drives Hit 1000GB
    4.2 How to Track Changes in Web Pages
    4.3 New Study: Cell Phones Fry Brain Cells
    4.4 PC in a Keyboard
    4.5 Useless Waste of Time Department
    4.6 Print Your Own Calendars (Premium Edition)
    4.7 Waste of Time Department Compilation (Premium Edition)
    4.8 How a Subscriber Got RoboForm for One Cent (Premium Edition)
5. TIP OF THE MONTH
    5.1 How to Convert a U3 Flash Drive to a Normal Drive
6. FREEBIE OF THE MONTH
    6.1 A New Way to Find Out What's Eating Up Your Disk Space
    6.2 The Best Way to Surf Anonymously (Premium Edition)
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Postby TeMerc » Fri Oct 19, 2007 7:49 am

Issue 150, 18th October, 2007
0. EDITORIAL: Never re-install Windows again 1. TOP TECH SITES AND RESOURCES
    1.1 Huge List of Free Open Source Apps
    1.2 One Location for all Keyboard Shortcuts
    1.3 Check Web Link Safety
    1.4 Web Service Identifies Fonts
    1.5 Great Collection of Custom 404 Error Pages
    1.6 Decompression Bombs as a Computer Security Risk
    1.7 Free Tutorials from Microsoft (Premium Edition)
    1.8 How to Bypass HIPS Protection (Premium Edition)
    1.9 25GB of Free Online Storage (Premium Edition)
    1.10 How to Create Self-Destructing Email (Premium Edition)
2. TOP FREEWARE AND SHAREWARE UTILITIES
    2.1 The Best Free CD / DVD Burner
    2.2 Free Utility Cuts Cost of Printing
    2.3 Add Sticky Notes to Web Pages or Anything Else
    2.4 Free Utility Splits and Merges PDF Files
    2.5 Eset NOD32 Smart Security Suite: First Impressions
    2.6 Subscriber Suggestions for the "46 Best-ever Freeware List"
    2.7 Free Utility Shows how you Spend Your Time
    2.8 The Best Font Manager (Premium Edition)
    2.9 Firefox Extension Monitors Website Changes (Premium Edition)
    2.10 Free Suite of Portable Data Recovery Tools (Premium Edition)
3. SECURITY PATCHES, SERVICE RELEASES AND UPDATES
    3.1 Microsoft Security News
    3.2 An Alternative to the Late, Lamented AutoPatcher
    3.3 Patches Released for Java, iTunes and Adobe Acrobat
    3.4 BlackLight Anti-rootkit no Longer Available
    3.5 Ransomeware on the Rise
    3.6 How to Harden Your PC Against Attack
4. OTHER USEFUL STUFF
    4.1 Science Fiction Laser Virtual Keyboard now a Reality
    4.2 How to get Rid of Computer Cable Clutter
    4.3 An Easy Way to Enhance Desktop Icons
    4.4 How to Make Your Own Cola Soft Drink
    4.5 Useless Waste of Time Department
    4.6 How to Generate a New Identity (Premium Edition)
    4.7 Free CAD Software (Premium Edition)
    4.8 The Best Collection of Free Software (Premium Edition)
    4.9 Free Utility Makes You Look More Attractive in Photos (Premium)
    5.TIP OF THE MONTH
    5.1 How to Add Tabs to Windows Explorer
6.FREEBIE OF THE MONTH
    6.1 The Best Free Media Player
    6.2 The Best Free Remote Access Solution (Premium Edition)
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Postby TeMerc » Fri Nov 23, 2007 3:38 pm

22nd November, 2007
0. EDITORIAL: Never re-install Windows again part 2.
      1. TOP TECH SITES AND RESOURCES
      1.1 How to Get Your Five Minutes of Fame
      1.2 Extreme Google
      1.3 Turn Your Web Browser into Your Desktop
      1.4 How to Recover Lost Windows Passwords
      1.5 Free Software for Macs
      1.6 Downloadable Boot Disks
      1.7 All About MSCONFIG
      1.8 The Ultimate Defragger Review
      1.9 How to Download MP3 Audio from Youtube Videos (Premium Edition)
      1.10 Thousands of Free Fonts (Premium Edition)
      1.11 Style Sheets Explained (Premium Edition)
      1.12 Free .ISO file burners from Microsoft (Premium Edition)
    2. TOP FREEWARE AND SHAREWARE UTILITIES
      2.1 The Best Free Web Programming Editor
      2.2 Windows Home Server is Here
      2.3 Replacement Software for your Digital Media Adaptor
      2.4 De-Frenzy your Fonts
      2.5 Free Tool for Managing Shared Computers
      2.6 Free Internet Radio and TV Tuner (Premium Edition)
      2.7 Free CRM Software for Windows (Premium Edition)
      2.8 Free Audio File Tag Editor (Premium Edition)
      2.9 A Better Mobile Phone Manager (Premium Edition)
    3. SECURITY PATCHES, SERVICE RELEASES AND UPDATES
      3.1 Microsoft Security News
      3.2 Multiple Patches for Oracle Products
      3.3 Storm Worm Gets Even Sneakier
      3.4 Microsoft Security At Home
      3.5 Microsoft Office 2007 Security Guide
      3.6 Apple unleashes Leopard
      3.7 New Linux Releases Impress
      3.8 Microsoft Office 2003 SP3
      3.9 Office 2007 Save as PDF Feature Added
      3.10 Written to Gizmo in the Last Month?
      3.11 New Version of Comodo Firewall
    4. OTHER USEFUL STUFF
      4.1 How to Stop Your Cell Phone or iPod from Sliding Around
      4.2 How to Measure Your Typing Speed
      4.3 Print Your Own Digital Posters
      4.4 How to Remove JPG Metadata
      4.5 How to Type Foreign Characters and Accents
      4.6 Improve your Vocabulary and Help the Hungry
      4.7 Useless Waste of Time Department
      4.8 Access the Web Without a Web Connection (Premium Edition)
      4.9 An Easy Way to Get into Ajax Programming (Premium Edition)
      4.10 Lots of Free Website Designs (Premium Edition)
      4.11 Wire Your Whole Home for the Internet for Little Cost (Premium)
    5. TIP OF THE MONTH
      5.1 How to Back Up Your Data Online Cheaply
    6. FREEBIE OF THE MONTH
      6.1 Search Files Without Using a Desktop Search Utility
      6.2 The Best Free Media Audio and Video Conversion Program (Premium)

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Postby TeMerc » Wed Dec 12, 2007 7:50 pm

EDITORIAL - End of year reflections
Call for Help: Try Your Hand at Reviewing - Please read

1. BEST TECH SITES AND RESOURCES FOR 2007
    1.1 Two Christmas Gift Ideas
    1.2 Converting Movie Clips to Send Via Email
    1.3 How to Find a File on the Web
    1.4 Vista Driver Site
    1.5 Great Site for Removing Spyware Infection
    1.6 Test Suspicious Files for Malware
    1.7 Website Identifies Mystery Files
    1.8 Check Web Link Safety
    1.9 Recovering Data from a Corrupted Hard Drive
    1.10 Make Firefox Look like Internet Explorer
    1.11 How to Select the Best File Compression Program
    1.12 How to Permanently Wipe a Hard Drive
    1.13 Portable Software Lists
    1.14 How Does Your Firewall Rate?
    1.15 See How Your Anti-virus Program Stacks Up
    1.16 More Free Software from Microsoft
    1.17 How to Save YouTube and Other Streamed Video Files
    1.18 More Free Support Sites
    1.19 How to Convert Normal Programs to Portable Software
    1.20 Free Security Tools
    1.21 How to Improve Your Wi-Fi Security
    1.22 How to Download MP3 Audio from Youtube Videos
    1.23 Thousands of Free Fonts
    1.24 Free .ISO file burners from Microsoft
    1.25 How to Generate a New Identity
    1.26 The Best Collection of Free Software
    1.27 How to Check Your Surfing Anonymity
    1.28 Free Tutorials from Microsoft
    1.29 How to Create Self-Destructing Email
    1.30 Repair or Upgrade Your Laptop Yourself
    1.31 Free Open Source Programs That Can Replace Commercial Software
    1.32 Outstanding Site for Free Digital Photo Software
2. BEST FREEWARE AND SHAREWARE UTILITIES FOR 2007
    2.1 Add Sticky Notes to Web Pages or Anything Else
    2.2 Free Program Removes Ugly Wires from Your Digital Photos
    2.3 Secunia Inspector Available as a Free Stand-alone Program
    2.4 The Uninstaller You Have Been Waiting For
    2.5 Free Remote Control Utility Offers Ease of Use
    2.6 Recover Deleted Files from Digital Cameras and MP3 Players
    2.7 Free Utility Copies Un-copyable Files
    2.8 A Simple and Cheap Way to Get a Multi-Monitor Setup
    2.9 Free Utility Removes Ads From Internet Explorer and More
    2.10 Free Utility Preserves Desktop Icon Layout
    2.11 Free Utility Backs Up Frequently Changed Files
    2.12 Add Paste and Go Feature to Firefox
    2.13 Better Manage Windows Startup
    2.14 The Fastest BitTorrent Client Yet
    2.15 The Best Free Program Launcher for Flash Drives
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    2.16 Free Vista Features for XP Users
    2.17 More Vista Features for XP Users
    2.18 Excellent Free Program Minimizer
    2.19 Nifty Free Tray Clock Solves Calendar Problem
    2.20 The Best Free Audio and Video File Conversion Program
    2.21 Free Audio File Tag Editor
    2.22 Free CAD Software
    2.23 Free Suite of Portable Data Recovery Tools
    2.24 The Best Way to Surf Anonymously
    2.25 Freeware Replacements for Excel and Visio
    2.26 Free Utility Converts Video Files for iPod Use
    2.27 Free Utility Lets You Easily Edit MP3 Files
    2.28 Portable Games for Your USB Flash Drive
    2.29 How to Get RoboForm Pro and ZoneAlarm Pro Suite for Free
    2.30 Free Utility Hides Folders
    2.31 Learn to Type While Playing Computer Games
    2.32 Free Utilities That Make Your PC Run Faster
    2.33 Free Utility Makes You Look More Attractive in Photos
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Postby TeMerc » Thu Jan 24, 2008 12:30 am

    0. EDITORIAL:
      Never re-install Windows again
      Call for Help: Try Your Hand at Reviewing Please read
    1. TOP TECH SITES AND RESOURCES
      1.1 More Online File Format Conversion Sites
      1.2 Free Browsers Galore
      1.3 Free Security Scan of Your Running Processes
      1.4 Tools for Techies
      1.5 How to Read Those Annoying Outlook .DAT Email Attachments
      1.6 How to Slim Down Windows
      1.7 Drive Imaging Resources
      1.8 How to Move Your Outlook Mail to Gmail (Premium Edition)
      1.9 Top Web Radio Site (Premium Edition)
      1.10 Recreate Your Windows Desktop on a USB Drive (Premium Edition)
    2. TOP FREEWARE AND SHAREWARE UTILITIES
      2.1 Top RSS Reader is Now Free
      2.2 Selecting the Best AV Program / Security Suite
      2.3 Make Firefox Look Like IE7
      2.4 Quickly Switch Between Open Applications
      2.5 Get Top Commercial File Manager for Free
      2.6 Another Excellent Free File Manager
      2.7 Free Time Management and Productivity Utilities
      2.8 Best free Windows Media Player Replacement (Premium Edition)
      2.9 Top-Rated Commercial Media Player Now Free (Premium Edition)
      2.10 How to Copy Large Folders or Drives Unattended (Premium Edition)
    3. SECURITY PATCHES, SERVICE RELEASES AND UPDATES
      3.1 Microsoft Security News
      3.2 Another Zero-day Exploit for Microsoft Excel
      3.3 Multiple Patches for Oracle Products
      3.4 Another Set of Critical Flaws in Adobe Flash Player
      3.5 New Sandbox from ZoneAlarm
      3.6 Top Spam Filter Now Available for Thunderbird
      3.7 Free Virus Check Using Kaspersky
      3.8 Viruses on the Decline - Social Networks the Next Target
      3.9 Recoding Industry Dirty Tricks Exposed
      3.10 Corrigenda - HxD Binary Editor
    4. OTHER USEFUL STUFF
      4.1 A Quality 4GB Flash Drive for $19.95
      4.2 The Meaning of Avast!
      4.3 See the Future of Computing Now
      4.4 How to Stop Flash Movies/Ads on Websites Playing Automatically
      4.5 Useless Waste of Time Department
      4.6 Learn How to Draw (Premium Edition)
      4.7 How to Backup Your Data Online Cheaply (Premium Edition)
      4.8 Best Free Portable Applications (Premium Edition)
    5. TIP OF THE MONTH
      5.1 How to Create a Bootable Rescue CD
    6. FREEBIE OF THE MONTH
      6.1 The Best Free Minimizer
      6.2 How to Run Your CDs/DVDs Without the Disks (Premium Edition)
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Postby TeMerc » Thu Feb 21, 2008 3:41 pm

    0. EDITORIAL: Never re-install Windows again


    1. TOP TECH SITES AND RESOURCES
      1.1 New Version of the Best-ever Freeware List
      1.2 The Best Online Format Conversion Site
      1.3 Fifty Gigabytes of Free Online Storage
      1.4 More Free Online Storage Options
      1.5 Why you Shouldn't Trust Software Awards
      1.6 Dictate an Email Reminder on Your Cell Phone
      1.7 Use Open Office Online (Premium Edition)
      1.8 Best Free Digital Image Processing and Design Programs (Premium)
      1.9 Free Disposable Phone Numbers (Premium Edition)
    2. TOP FREEWARE AND SHAREWARE UTILITIES
      2.1 How to Make Your Mouse Scroll Wheel Work Better
      2.2 Amazon S3 Online Storage Impresses
      2.3 More Amazon S3 Storage Options
      2.4 Free Utility makes Opening Winmail.dat Attachments Easy
      2.5 How to Clean Up Your Right Click Context Menu
      2.6 How to Make Vista Run Faster
      2.7 Neat Way To Search Webpages with Firefox (Premium Edition)
      2.8 Problems with Freeware Unzippers and PDF Readers (Premium Edition)
      2.9 How to Backup Your Email for Free (Premium Edition)
      2.10 Free Software to Improve Your Digital Photos (Premium Edition)
    3. SECURITY PATCHES, SERVICE RELEASES AND UPDATES
      3.1 Microsoft Security News
      3.2 Firefox Updated to Version 2.0.0.12
      3.3 New Software Flaws: More than 80% of PCs Affected
      3.4 New Version of Secunia Software Inspector Released
      3.5 Make Sure You Remove Old Versions of Adobe Flash
      3.6 Are New Anti-virus Programs Any Good.
      3.7 Spyware Doctor Starter Edition has Smaller Signature Database
      3.8 Support Alert Privacy Policy Updated Please read
    4. OTHER USEFUL STUFF
      4.1 Photoshop Look-alike for $7.95
      4.2 Some Light Stuff for Techies
      4.3 Make XP Look Like Vista
      4.4 Turn Your Laptop or PC into a Serious Alarm Clock
      4.5 Useless Waste of Time Department
      4.6 The 10 Best Free Downloads for Vista Users (Premium Edition)
      4.7 Learn to Type While Playing Computer Games (Premium Edition)
      4.8 Get Acronis True Image for Free (Premium Edition)
    5. TIP OF THE MONTH
      5.1 Understanding Codecs
    6. FREEBIE OF THE MONTH
      6.1 The Best Free Program Launcher
      6.2 A Free Utility That Really Does Make Your PC Run Faster (Premium)
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Re: Support Alert Newsletters

Postby TeMerc » Sun May 18, 2008 3:34 pm

Issue 157, 15th May, 2008
EDITORIAL: What to do if you Think Your PC is Infected
1. TOP TECH SITES AND RESOURCES

1.1 New Freeware Site is Big Hit
1.2 Call for Help: Volunteers Needed
1.3 Find Out if Your PC is Part of a Botnet
1.4 Convert Your Browser to 3D
1.5 Microsoft and Google Move Toward Cloud Computing
1.6 Free Online Service Removes Line Breaks from Text and More
1.7 More Free Abandoned Software
1.8 Best Free Notes Organizer Gets Even Better (Premium Edition)
1.9 Microsoft Offers Lifeline for Office 2007 Users (Premium Edition)
1.10 Free Electronic Research Assistant (Premium Edition)

2. TOP FREEWARE AND SHAREWARE UTILITIES

2.1 Make Your Screen Colors More Accurate
2.2 The Last Word on Text to Voice Utilities
2.3 How to Create Custom Keyboards
2.4 Seven Commercial PDF to Doc Converters Tested
2.5 Free Archiving Program Offers Ease of Use
2.6 Briard's Take on the Latest Version of Ubuntu
2.7 Get Fix-It Utilities V7 for Free (Premium Edition)
2.8 Free Helpdesk Utility Allows Bulk Password Resets (Premium Edition)
2.9 Free Fax for Windows Vista (Premium Edition)

3. SECURITY PATCHES, SERVICE RELEASES AND UPDATES

3.1 Microsoft Security News
3.2 Utility Removes Old Java Versions and Checks for Updates
3.3 AVG Version 8 Free Released - Gizmo's Recommendations
3.4 A Security Trap You May Have Never Thought About
3.5 Windows XP SP3 Finally Released
3.6 A New Security Threat: The US Government

4. OTHER USEFUL STUFF

4.1 Logo Contest for New Wiki Site: Try Your Artistic Skills
4.2 Free Utility Lets You Play Old DOS Games
4.3 The 46 Best Freeware List Now in Chinese
4.4 Free Legal Information on the Web
4.5 Useless Waste of Time Department
4.6 Encrypted USB Drive Works on Limited Rights PCs (Premium )
4.7 The Next Generation of Browsers (Premium Edition)
4.8 Get Kaspersky AV, WinRar, Avira Premium for Free (Premium Edition)

5. TIP OF THE MONTH

5.1 The Quick Way to Safely Remove USB Drives

6. FREEBIE OF THE MONTH

6.1 Another Way to Share Files with Friends
6.2 Zero Effort Way to Shrink Photos for Emailing (Premium Edition)

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Re: Support Alert Newsletters

Postby TeMerc » Wed Jul 02, 2008 4:07 pm

Issue 158, 19th June, 2008

EDITORIAL: How Gizmo Protects his PCs
1. TOP TECH SITES AND RESOURCES
    1.1 New Way to Discover the Latest Freebies Please read this
    1.2 Gizmo and His 60 Volunteer Freeware Editors Need Your Help
    1.3 Easy Way to Detect Infections
    1.4 More Malware Scanning Options
    1.5 New Free File Sharing Site Offers Free Faxing
    1.6 Great Internet Explorer V7/V8 Site
    1.7 800,000 User Guides
    1.8 Learn How to Solve Elusive Windows Problems (Premium Edition)
    1.9 How to Send an Email Using any "From:" Address (Premium Edition)
    1.10 How to Solve DVI Problems (Premium Edition)
2. TOP FREEWARE AND SHAREWARE UTILITIES
    2.1 A Free Gift from Gizmo: a $40 Backup Program Nice!
    2.2 Alternatives to Evernote for Web Note Taking
    2.3 Another Free Option for Resizing Digital Photos
    2.4 Free Personal Task Management Software Impresses
    2.5 Free Auto Refresh Add-ins for Your Browser
    2.6 Add Vista Flash Drive ReadyBoost to Windows XP (Premium Edition)
    2.7 A Solution to XP SP3 Trashing Your Visual Styles (Premium Edition)
    2.8 More Free Online Storage Options (Premium Edition)
3. SECURITY PATCHES, SERVICE RELEASES AND UPDATES
    3.1 Microsoft Security News
    3.2 Apple Plugs More Flaws in QuickTime
    3.3 The Latest News on AVG Free vs. Avast!
    3.4 The Limitations of AV Certification
    3.5 Infected Websites Replace Email as Main Source of Infection
    3.6 Firefox 3 Released
4. OTHER USEFUL STUFF
    4.1 USB Flash Drives at Ridiculous Prices
    4.2 Best Vista Tweaks
    4.3 Please Vote for Your Favorite Have your say
    4.4 Edit and Share Your Photos Online
    4.5 Vista's Main Competitor: Windows XP
    4.6 Useless Waste of Time Department
    4.7 Zero Charge Directory Calls from Your Cell Phone (Premium)
    4.8 Free Utility Reveals the Truth about Your Video card (Premium)
    4.9 How to Make Your PC Run Faster (Premium Edition)
5. TIP OF THE MONTH
    5.1 How to Strip Unwanted Formatting from Text
6. FREEBIE OF THE MONTH
    6.1 Free Remote Access Software Offers Simplicity
    6.2 Free Utility Compares Two Microsoft Word Documents (Premium)
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Re: Support Alert Newsletters

Postby TeMerc » Thu Jul 17, 2008 1:45 pm

Issue 159, 17th July, 2008
  • 0. EDITORIAL: Windows Secrets and Support Alert join on July 24
    0.1 Set your preferences for the combined publication
    0.2 Use my new e-mail address and IP addresses
    0.3 Merge your subscriptions if you get both newsletters
    0.4 We've dropped the fixed subscription fee to get the paid version
    0.5 How to unsubscribe if you wish
    0.6 You'll see a reminder on the 21st of July
  • 1. TOP TECH SITES AND RESOURCES
    1.1 Your Questions About the Support Alert/Windows Secrets Merger Answered
    1.2 How to Continue Getting Gizmo's Latest Freeware Finds Important!
    1.3 Bill Gates Savaged by Windows
    1.4 Spammers Can Crack CAPTCHA Images
    1.5 Techie Heaven
    1.6 New Search Engine Shows Hits in 3D
    1.7 USB Flash Drive Freebies
    1.8 New GMail Feature Helps Protect Privacy (Premium Edition)
    1.9 Free Service for Creating Permanent Online Notes/Lists (Premium)
    1.10 Random Password Generator (Premium Edition)
  • 2. TOP FREEWARE AND SHAREWARE UTILITIES
    2.1 Gizmo's Desert Island Utilities Report
    2.2 A Free Reminder Program That's Also a PC Scheduler
    2.3 More Free Remote Access Options
    2.4 Free Utility Remove Line Breaks From Text
    2.5 New Version of Top Free PC Inventory/Monitoring Program
    2.6 Free Program Launcher Also Works on USB Drives (Premium Edition)
    2.7 A Smarter Way to Run Command Line Programs Using a Hotkey (Premium)
    2.8 Free Web Service Offers Instant Online Classes (Premium Edition)
  • 3. SECURITY PATCHES, SERVICE RELEASES AND UPDATES
    3.1 Microsoft Security News
    3.2 Firefox 3 Incompatible with Live Hotmail
    3.3 Are Security Products a Security Risk?
    3.4 Bundle of Firefox Security Extensions
    3.5 Hidden Trap with USB Keyboards
  • 4. OTHER USEFUL STUFF
    4.1 Cheap USB Flash Drives: the Final Word
    4.2 A Terabyte USB Drive for $129.99
    4.3 Free Stationery for FiloFax, DayRunner and Other Planners
    4.4 Locate Free Online Books Fast
    4.5 Thirty Sites Where You Can Legally Download Music
    4.6 Useless Waste of Time Department
    4.7 Special Thanks to Robert Schifreen: Founding Editor, Support Alert
    4.8 Scrub Your Keyboard Spotless (Premium)
    4.9 Turn Your PC Keyboard into the Real Thing (Premium Edition)
    4.10 Dislike Vista? Then Have Your Say Here (Premium Edition)
  • 5. TIP OF THE MONTH
    5.1 How to Print a Folder File List from Windows Explorer
  • 6. FREEBIE OF THE MONTH
    6.1 A Full Commercial Version of Top Malware Scanner for Free
  • 6.2 Commercial Defragger for Free (Premium)
  • 7. A FAREWELL NOTE FROM GIZMO

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