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by abc
Thu Feb 07, 2013 2:18 pm
Forum: Chit-Chat
Topic: CCleaner asks BleachBit to Remove Winapp2.ini Importer
Replies: 15
Views: 12464

Re: CCleaner asks BleachBit to Remove Winapp2.ini Importer

Piriform just gave a huge publicity boost to BleachBit and simultaneously made itself look completely foolish... Spot on! http://bleachbit.sourceforge.net/news/ccleaner-asks-bleachbit-remove-winapp2ini-importer From: Louise Kinane <XXXXXXXX@piriform.com> Date: Tue, 29 Jan 2013 11:06:55 +0000 Subjec...
by abc
Tue Feb 05, 2013 8:13 pm
Forum: Suggestions/Discussions
Topic: The Portable Freeware Collection - FTP access/Site Dump?
Replies: 34
Views: 35610

Re: The Portable Freeware Collection - FTP access/Site Dump?

Sorry if this strays too far off what the OP wanted but .. (my mind is working faster than I can type) :roll: Can you also include 'Synopsis, Categories, System Requirements, License, etc'. in the CVS file? I know it would be make the file huge but would be really useful for an app I have planned.. ...
by abc
Mon Feb 04, 2013 1:03 pm
Forum: Portable Freeware Submission
Topic: Minetest: Free minecraft alternative
Replies: 24
Views: 38395

Re: Minetest: Free minecraft alternative

Single player mode does not require an internet connection. It connects to localhost. I did select a single player mode but still got a "Windows Firewall has blocked some features of Minetest.exe..." alert message. That's when testing was ended. With further testing, only on Windows XP SP3 was I ab...
by abc
Fri Feb 01, 2013 10:59 am
Forum: Portable Freeware Submission
Topic: Minetest: Free minecraft alternative
Replies: 24
Views: 38395

Re: Minetest: Free minecraft alternative

Single player mode does not require an internet connection. It connects to localhost.
by abc
Fri Feb 01, 2013 10:28 am
Forum: Portable Freeware Submission
Topic: Minetest: Free minecraft alternative
Replies: 24
Views: 38395

Minetest: Free minecraft alternative

Preview https://i.imgur.com/6irRvOp.png https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cJMj8MiqjwI Description Minetest is an infinite-world block sandbox game and a game engine, inspired by InfiniMiner, Minecraft and the like. It has been in development and use since October 2010. It is Free and Open Source Soft...
by abc
Tue Jan 08, 2013 9:07 am
Forum: Portable Freeware Submission
Topic: Everything (lightning fast file search engine)
Replies: 57
Views: 131456

Re: Everything (lightning fast file search engine)

An application that still works well and hasn't been updated in 4 years can only be a good sign that it was designed very well. Great news! My favorite file searcher isn't dead, after all. 8) Reflects my sentiments exactly. removed etp/ftp removed http They took out the HTTP and ETP/FTP? While I di...
by abc
Wed Oct 24, 2012 8:10 am
Forum: Suggestions/Discussions
Topic: New designs for TPFC by tproli
Replies: 489
Views: 1112006

Re: New designs for TPFC by tproli

I haven't visited this site in weeks and I come back to see this new design, awesome! You guys did an excellent job. Looks spectacular. There's a few minor nitpicks / kinks 1) Display X entrees is not remembered. it defaults back to 5 entrees. 2) A thumbnail would be preferred over a full screenshot...
by abc
Tue Sep 04, 2012 10:47 am
Forum: Portable Freeware Submission
Topic: D-Fend Reloaded - DOSBOX Frontend
Replies: 2
Views: 9829

Re: D-Fend Reloaded - DOSBOX Frontend

Thanks for the info webfork

It's in the database, it needs more votes to go public: http://www.portablefreeware.com/index.php?id=2246
by abc
Tue Sep 04, 2012 9:13 am
Forum: Chit-Chat
Topic: Best Open Source/Free A/V, smallest possible footprint
Replies: 14
Views: 14466

Re: Best Open Source/Free A/V, smallest possible footprint

I've been using Avast on all my machines, it runs quite good on my 10 year old pc - even better on my 64 bit quad core.
by abc
Tue Sep 04, 2012 8:38 am
Forum: Portable Freeware Submission
Topic: WSUS Offline Update
Replies: 11
Views: 13870

Re: WSUS Offline Update

Wish I discovered this utility sooner.. Seems indispensable if you routinely reinstall windows.

@webfork It can download all recent services packs and patches.
by abc
Wed Aug 29, 2012 10:16 am
Forum: Portable Freeware Submission
Topic: EmuLoader - MAME Frontend, and more
Replies: 0
Views: 3505

EmuLoader - MAME Frontend, and more

I found MAMEUI to be extremely slow and an excessive memory hog, and actually very unintuitive. So I look for an alternative... ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- EmuLoader is a GUI for arcade emulators. Compatible with all versions of Windows. S...
by abc
Wed Aug 29, 2012 9:41 am
Forum: Portable Freeware Submission
Topic: D-Fend Reloaded - DOSBOX Frontend
Replies: 2
Views: 9829

D-Fend Reloaded - DOSBOX Frontend

D-Fend Reloaded is a graphical environment for DOSBox. DOSBox emulates a complete computer including the DOS commandline and allows to run nearly all old DOS based games on modern hardware with any of the newer Windows versions. With DOSBox there is no need to worry about memory managers or free co...
by abc
Tue Aug 28, 2012 9:08 pm
Forum: Portable Freeware Discussion
Topic: Suggest swap of uTorrent for uTorrent Portable
Replies: 7
Views: 11570

Re: Suggest swap of uTorrent for uTorrent Portable

Related to the earlier link by webfork. https://torrentfreak.com/utorrent-makes-ads-optional-following-user-revolt-120815/ More interesting tidbit: Update: In a separate forum post BitTorrent responds to accusations that uTorrent has become bloatware. The company is also considering a lighter versio...
by abc
Sun Aug 19, 2012 5:59 pm
Forum: Suggestions/Discussions
Topic: Sort Database by Uncompressed Size of App
Replies: 22
Views: 44308

Re: Sort Database by Uncompressed Size of App

Well.. this could be useful if you're looking at a specific category e.g. "Text - Editors".
by abc
Wed Aug 15, 2012 10:35 am
Forum: Portable Freeware Submission
Topic: Lynx text based web browser
Replies: 4
Views: 7954

Lynx text based web browser

[ Mod note: the present is the official forum topic for Lynx ; http://www.portablefreeware.com/?id=2331; post subject amended, original was " Links and Lynx Portable text based web browsers "] I didn't see these at PFC database so I'm listing them here: Lynx is a text-based web browser with full HTM...