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by __philippe
Sun May 26, 2019 5:54 am
Forum: News & Announcements
Topic: Server down time
Replies: 2
Views: 212

Re: Server down time

There was a scheduled maintenance a few hours back: When: Sunday, May 25th, 2019 Time: 6am PST Duration: 4 hours ... @Andrew, Your service provider's estimate of scheduled maintenance length is a tad optimistic : TPFC actual down time was at least twice the stated 4H duration Check your service agr...
by __philippe
Fri May 17, 2019 12:46 am
Forum: Chit-Chat
Topic: Windows 9 is... Windows 10
Replies: 295
Views: 848666

Win XP critical security patch KB4500705

Ooops... :roll:
Failed to notice Billon's (rather demure) prior post about this significant threat.
Thanks to the powers-that-be for relocating the OP to a more appropriate topic... :wink:
by __philippe
Thu May 16, 2019 5:38 am
Forum: Chit-Chat
Topic: Windows 9 is... Windows 10
Replies: 295
Views: 848666

Win XP critical security patch KB4500705

Microsoft issues extra-ordinary security patch KB4500705 for out-of support Win XP: (First WinXP out-of-support patch since May 2017 WannaCry scare ) Forbe's current story here, (among myriad other sources) https://www.forbes.com/sites/kateoflahertyuk/2019/05/15/microsoft-issues-urgent-fix-for-windo...
by __philippe
Mon Apr 29, 2019 9:40 am
Forum: Suggestions/Discussions
Topic: Search overloaded?
Replies: 8
Views: 2012

Re: Search overloaded?

Same here, when attempting forums search. :o

Yet, searching freeware entries from TPFC main page works fine... :roll:
by __philippe
Mon Apr 29, 2019 2:42 am
Forum: Resources & Links
Topic: Simplify - a Gmail Chrome Extension
Replies: 0
Views: 519

Simplify - a Gmail Chrome Extension

Annoyed by Gmail cluttered UI ? Have a look at Simplify , an aptly named Chrome Extension, developed by former Google Gmail head designer. Simplify development story Just installed under Win7, what a soothing, calm layout, such a relief to the eye ! :D No going back to the visual noise of standard G...
by __philippe
Mon Apr 22, 2019 1:13 am
Forum: Suggestions/Discussions
Topic: This app rocks! This app sucks! Does this work properly?
Replies: 7
Views: 3347

Re: This app rocks! This app sucks! Does this work properly?

SYSTEM wrote:
Sun Apr 21, 2019 9:18 pm
I like the voting system the way it is. :)
Seconded ! ...Don't fix it if it ain't broke, that's my motto... :wink:
by __philippe
Mon Apr 08, 2019 5:50 am
Forum: Portable Freeware Submission
Topic: Forkle - Tiny Secure Web Browser (ß)
Replies: 17
Views: 12191

Re: Forkle - Tiny Secure Web Browser (ß)

Latest Forkle release v0.65.0.597 (current built 2019-04-06) Somewhat "revamped" (?) start page: https://i.postimg.cc/d31DPffN/Forkle-min.png BTW, if you ever were so slightly annoyed by the preliminary check preventing Forkle execution unless all the latest and greatest Win security patches (upon p...
by __philippe
Thu Apr 04, 2019 7:25 am
Forum: Portable Freeware Submission
Topic: Visual Studio Code - programmer's editor
Replies: 9
Views: 3881

Re: Visual Studio Code - programmer's editor

mhhh...dunno about that... :roll:

the OP's turn of phrase sounds pretty slick, fluent English to my ear,
...tired as this old appendage might be...;-)
by __philippe
Wed Apr 03, 2019 10:50 am
Forum: Portable Freeware Submission
Topic: Visual Studio Code - programmer's editor
Replies: 9
Views: 3881

Re: Visual Studio Code - programmer's editor

Well, then :

...calling OP Xireast to enlighten us with the current predicament... :o
by __philippe
Wed Apr 03, 2019 6:08 am
Forum: Portable Freeware Submission
Topic: Visual Studio Code - programmer's editor
Replies: 9
Views: 3881

Re: Using Visual Studio Code

SYSTEM wrote:
Wed Apr 03, 2019 4:27 am
Umm... what's NT? :?
Uncertain whether you are jesting... :roll:

...but for the improbable case you are not ... :wink:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Windows_NT
by __philippe
Mon Apr 01, 2019 11:35 am
Forum: Freeware That Are Not Portable
Topic: Bluebeam-vu PDF viewer
Replies: 12
Views: 8121

Re: Bluebeam-vu PDF viewer

As usual, webfork, is presenting his customary fine dissection of a noteworthy program, gently venturing why one might want to put up with extravagant looking requirements, pinpointing singular features invaluable in a particular working environment, and why specific functions are better/worse compa...
by __philippe
Thu Mar 28, 2019 12:33 pm
Forum: Freeware That Are Not Portable
Topic: Bluebeam-vu PDF viewer
Replies: 12
Views: 8121

Re: Bluebeam-vu PDF viewer

Midas wrote:
Sun Mar 24, 2019 8:07 am
webfork wrote: Size: Massive. 1.1 Gigs.
:shock: :!: :!: :!:
If there ever was a case for outright rejection, that size abomination should suffice... :roll:
(people have been shot for perpetrating lesser offence :x )
by __philippe
Mon Mar 11, 2019 6:17 am
Forum: Portable Freeware Submission
Topic: Forkle - Tiny Secure Web Browser (ß)
Replies: 17
Views: 12191

Re: Forkle - Tiny Secure Web Browser (ß)

Welcome (back) to @svenfaw comments about his quickly evolving Forkle toddler ! 8)

Any forecast yet for "outta-beta" celebration ? :wink:
by __philippe
Sun Mar 10, 2019 7:18 am
Forum: Portable Freeware Submission
Topic: Forkle - Tiny Secure Web Browser (ß)
Replies: 17
Views: 12191

Re: Forkle - Tiny Secure Web Browser (ß)

Yet another Forkle release v0.64.0.371 (current built 2019-03-10) C:\mytools\sysinter\sigcheck64 -a -h -v forkle.exe c:\Mytools\Forkle\forkle_x64\forkle.exe: Verified: Unsigned Link date: 10:05 10/03/2019 Publisher: n/a Company: Forkle Description: Forkle Product: Forkle Prod version: 0,62,0,371 Fil...