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by Midas
Tue Jun 01, 2021 3:10 am
Forum: Portable Freeware Submission
Topic: Eassos DiskGenius [formerly PartitionGuru]
Replies: 36
Views: 54394

Re: Eassos DiskGenius [formerly PartitionGuru]

New 1. Support to migrate Windows to VirtualBox . [...] This looks really interesting. Anyone testing it, by chance? I'd be particularly interested in knowing if it creates a VDI or VHD out a regular Windows setup. EDIT: Well, I went searching and found this info in the official site -- not a full ...
by Midas
Sun May 30, 2021 4:47 am
Forum: Portable Freeware Submission
Topic: Pocket Radio Player
Replies: 140
Views: 226466

Re: Pocket Radio Player

Fair enough -- I looked for that link and missed it. 8)
by Midas
Sun May 30, 2021 4:42 am
Forum: Portable Freeware Submission
Topic: Signal - cross-platform secure messaging (64-bit only)
Replies: 32
Views: 25132

Re: Signal - cross-platform secure messaging (64-bit only)

Better news for Signal (also for Telegram ): Sensor Tower Store Intelligence data reveals that mobile users flocked to alternatives led by Telegram and Signal following the announcement. In the first four months of 2021, Telegram ’s installs climbed 98% year-over-year to more than 161 million, while...
by Midas
Sun May 30, 2021 4:38 am
Forum: Portable Freeware Discussion
Topic: Audacity - multi-track audio editor
Replies: 33
Views: 33301

Re: Audacity - multi-track audio editor

Here's the first I saw regarding the matter: While there’s no question that Muse Group bungled things pretty badly here and got started on the wrong foot, it seems they’re looking to make it right and give the community the respect it deserves. hackaday.com /2021/05/17/telemetry-debate-rocks-audacit...
by Midas
Thu May 27, 2021 3:56 am
Forum: Portable Freeware Submission
Topic: Pocket Radio Player
Replies: 140
Views: 226466

Re: Pocket Radio Player

I released PRP build #210522. Is there a way to update / report the database entry here? I updated the version number in Pocket Radio Player database entry -- you could do the same if you log on and click the sidebar edit button... 8) BTW, is there any reason the changelog isn't linked in PRP's hom...
by Midas
Thu May 20, 2021 4:36 am
Forum: Chit-Chat
Topic: Unable to Update Windows 10
Replies: 16
Views: 9103

Re: Unable to Update Windows 10

/Rant

The appropriation of private computing marches on... :evil:
by Midas
Tue May 18, 2021 5:00 am
Forum: Resources & Links
Topic: XP compatible software
Replies: 108
Views: 214613

Re: XP compatible software

User dmiranda reports (www.portablefreeware.com/index.php?id=3013#comment31555) that the last MPT version to support Windows XP is v1.28.10-legacy.
by Midas
Sun May 16, 2021 3:38 pm
Forum: CLI Submissions
Topic: scrcpy (Android desktop emulator)
Replies: 17
Views: 9572

Re: scrcpy (Android desktop emulator)

:idea: FYI, the standalone official adb /fastboot tools for all OSes can be downloaded from https://developer.android.com/studio/releases/platform-tools (currently v31.0.2, released April 2021). OTOH and to the best of my knowledge, drivers are device dependent and usually available from the device ...
by Midas
Fri May 14, 2021 7:41 am
Forum: Portable Freeware Discussion
Topic: Portable 7-Zip
Replies: 60
Views: 211524

Re: Portable 7-Zip

Topic update: latest upstream 7-Zip is v21.02 alpha released 2021-05-06 (changelog is at www.7-zip.org/history.txt).
by Midas
Thu May 13, 2021 4:52 am
Forum: Portable Freeware Submission
Topic: FocusWriter - distraction-free word processor
Replies: 20
Views: 30714

Re: FocusWriter - distraction-free word processor

Topic update: FocusWriter v1.7.6 released 2020-04-20 (changelog at https://gottcode.org/focuswriter/#releasenotes).
by Midas
Wed May 12, 2021 8:27 am
Forum: Portable Freeware Submission
Topic: ClamWin Portable
Replies: 11
Views: 20873

Re: ClamWin Portable

Topic update: ClamWin Portable v0.103.2 released 2021-05-04 (upstream ClamWin changelog at https://clamwin.com/content/view/251/1/). ClamWin portability info at https://clamwin.com/content/view/118/89/. To anyone running the previous v0.99.4, ClamWin updated files are listed below -- as noted above ...
by Midas
Wed May 12, 2021 6:56 am
Forum: Freeware That Are Not Portable
Topic: XML Tree Editor
Replies: 6
Views: 4513

Re: XML Tree Editor

Old topic update: XML Tree Editor v0.1.0.35 released 2020-12-31 (changelog and download at https://sourceforge.net/projects/xmltreeeditor/files/).
by Midas
Wed May 12, 2021 3:35 am
Forum: Chit-Chat
Topic: Unable to Update Windows 10
Replies: 16
Views: 9103

Re: Unable to Update Windows 10

I don't dwell on this, but let's just say I wasn't much surprised when yet another high profile tech-savvy user tried to upgrade his Windows and came away with this conclusion at the end of a very acid report: I'm not asking for much. All I want is my Professional edition of Windows 10 to be left al...
by Midas
Tue May 11, 2021 5:38 am
Forum: Portable Freeware Submission
Topic: Spybot - Search & Destroy portablized by PortableApps.com
Replies: 12
Views: 12351

Re: Spybot - Search & Destroy portablized by PortableApps.com

Old topic update: Spybot Search & Destroy Portable v2.8.68 released (no changelog). Note that the free SS&D version includes anti-spyware, rootkit scanner, startup tools and " system immunization " * , but no anti-virus. Spybot uses a unique technique to find the spyware, adware and more unwanted so...