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by h3kt0r
Tue Nov 17, 2020 4:34 am
Forum: Portable Hardware Discussion
Topic: What hardware are you using?
Replies: 59
Views: 137653

Re: What hardware are you using?

All good for now. Used it the past two months to backup my ZG5 netbook with "Macrium Reflect".
Already restored the system twice after messing up with windows XP registry.
Fast backups and restores.
I'm happy.
by h3kt0r
Sun Nov 15, 2020 11:24 pm
Forum: Portable Freeware Discussion
Topic: Diablo 2 (+ LOD if you want) MULTIPLAYER possible Anyone Interested
Replies: 8
Views: 15246

Re: Diablo 2 (+ LOD if you want) MULTIPLAYER possible Anyone Interested

Thanks, great post.
I wish there exists a similar solution to play portable "Baldur's Gates".
by h3kt0r
Sun Nov 15, 2020 2:12 am
Forum: CLI Submissions
Topic: phpar2
Replies: 1
Views: 1236

phpar2

phpar2 by Paul Houle. https://i.ibb.co/QdD9y47/phpar2.gif phpar2 is an advanced "par2cmdline" with multithreading and highly optimized assemblercode (about 66% faster than "QuickPar" 0.9.1). It is a command-line tool to create and utilize parity files for a set of source files, enabling one to repa...
by h3kt0r
Sat Nov 14, 2020 6:38 am
Forum: Portable Hardware Discussion
Topic: What hardware are you using?
Replies: 59
Views: 137653

Re: What hardware are you using?

Grabbed this for 10 bucks + mSATA 512 Gb Kingston SSD for 60$.

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Connects like any USB key via short cable on the computer but is a lot faster.
Actual size is twice as large, more or less the same height, one third longer.
by h3kt0r
Fri Nov 13, 2020 8:41 pm
Forum: CLI Submissions
Topic: cmdmp3 - Command Line MP3 Player for Windows
Replies: 2
Views: 10544

CLI MP3 Player

A command line MP3 player using MCI interface.
To launch the process in the background, use the "cmdmp3win.exe" binary.

Author's blog
Github page
Zip download
by h3kt0r
Wed Nov 11, 2020 4:12 am
Forum: CLI Submissions
Topic: Yori (advanced CMD replacement)
Replies: 19
Views: 36290

Re: Yori (advanced CMD replacement)

@midas : Personally, I would appreciate easy-to-follow instructions to make Yori the default system CLI. 1. Press [Windows] + [Pause] to open the "System Properties" dialog. 2. Go to the "Advanced" tab. Push the "Environment Variables" button. 3. In the "System Variables" listbox, search for the "Co...
by h3kt0r
Sun Nov 08, 2020 7:05 pm
Forum: Freeware That Are Not Portable
Topic: Stunnel (SSH tunneling network utility)
Replies: 5
Views: 12060

Re: Stunnel - TLS proxy

Whoopsie ! Sorry about that. I haven't searched the forums for a previous thread. I should have known better. Yes, please : merge. On a side note, according to Stunnel documentation, you must uninstall TLS support under Windows XP first, before switching to Stunnel TLS proxy. I must further dig the ...
by h3kt0r
Sun Nov 08, 2020 4:38 am
Forum: Freeware That Are Not Portable
Topic: Stunnel (SSH tunneling network utility)
Replies: 5
Views: 12060

Stunnel - TLS proxy

Stunnel is a proxy designed to add TLS encryption functionality to existing clients and servers without any changes in the programs' code. Its architecture is optimized for security, portability, and scalability (including load-balancing), making it suitable for large deployments. Stunnel homepage ...
by h3kt0r
Wed Nov 04, 2020 8:43 am
Forum: Portable Freeware Discussion
Topic: Alternatives to CCleaner
Replies: 14
Views: 11809

Re: Alternatives to CCleaner

I'm using Vit Registry Fix (for Windows XP/VISTA/7/8/8.1/10 - x86/x64).
It comes as a full suite of portable maintenance programs :
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I'ts not free but dirt cheap (9$ - Lifetime license).
Developer is Ukrainian.
by h3kt0r
Tue Nov 03, 2020 4:32 pm
Forum: Resources & Links
Topic: XP compatible software
Replies: 110
Views: 242450

Re: XP compatible software

I don't know if this may be relevant to this forum thread, but here is a link to the blog of someone that runs a lot of software (mainly games) under XP that SHOULD NOT RUN on it.
It seems he uses a toolset to temper with the targeted binaries to make'em run under XP...
by h3kt0r
Thu Oct 29, 2020 4:58 pm
Forum: Portable Freeware Submission
Topic: [GAME] Liberal Crime Squad
Replies: 2
Views: 871

[GAME] Liberal Crime Squad

To some a dream come true, to others an offensive piece of crap. WARNING: The scope of this game is narrower than that of real life. We have attempted to include foul language, graphic violence, politics, religion, sexual references, adult situations, narcotics, prostitution, bodily functions and b...
by h3kt0r
Wed Oct 28, 2020 9:32 am
Forum: Portable Freeware Submission
Topic: Jaangle (multimedia manager)
Replies: 6
Views: 13009

Re: Jaangle (multimedia manager)

One thing i've just noticed right now : Jaangle portable writes some AVS (visualization plugin for Winamp) config info to the "WIN.INI" file (at least under XP).
by h3kt0r
Sun Oct 25, 2020 2:23 pm
Forum: Portable Freeware Submission
Topic: Jaangle (multimedia manager)
Replies: 6
Views: 13009

Re: Jaangle (multimedia manager)

Awesome Audio/Video player. Highly recommended. Looks like a lot of time and love went into this program. It's cleverly organized and everything fits tightly in a well designed interface. My player of choice for a few years already... Favorite skin : "Orange highlight" by Ben : https://i.ibb.co/ZLRL...
by h3kt0r
Wed Oct 21, 2020 12:27 am
Forum: Portable Freeware Discussion
Topic: Yadabyte Passwords
Replies: 1
Views: 5241

Yadabyte Passwords

Had to transfer a bunch of logins/pwd to KeePass, so i've launched it through Wine.
So : Yadabyte Passwords working fine under antiX Linux.