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Tixati v2.53 Updated

billon on 22 Feb 2017
  • 131MB (uncompressed)
  • Released on 22 Feb 2017
  • Suggested by Ruby

Tixati is a lightweight, easy-to-use file sharing program utilizing the distributed, peer-to-peer BitTorrent protocol. The program includes a clean, simple interface with the notable ability to prioritize files within a downloading torrent so you can get the first song or video downloaded and previewed quickly. Also supports customized download folders by file type, bandwidth throttling, transfer visualizations, encryption, prioritization, RSS support, IP filtering, and DHT and magnet links.

A 64-bit version is available (within the folder).

Category:
System Requirements: WinXP / Vista / Win7 / Win8 / Win10
Writes settings to: Application folder
Stealth: ? Yes
Unicode support: Yes
License: Freeware
How to extract: Download the portable ZIP package and extract to a folder of your choice. Launch tixati_Windows32bit.exe (for 32-bit OS) or tixati_Windows64bit.exe (for 64-bit OS).

Optionally: Delete tixati_Linux32bit, tixati_Linux64bit and, depending on your OS, the other tixati_Widows..bit.exe to save space.
Similar/alternative apps: BitComet, qBittorent, uTorrent, Halite
What's new? See:
https://www.tixati.com/news/
Latest comments
DarkShadow on 2016-02-16 18:53

v2.34 released !

zorro on 2016-10-31 21:35

FYI: Tixati (the official portable package) is not completely stealth, it registers Magnet-Links, Torrents and "dsc" in the registry.

Realist on 2016-12-07 04:59

Is it better than µtorrent ?

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DSpeech v1.63.0 Updated

webfork on 23 Feb 2017
  • 2MB (uncompressed)
  • Released on 22 Feb 2017
  • Suggested by AlephX

DSpeech is a text-to-speech program with the option of saving the output to a variety of formats, great for creating audio books from text sources. It also supports dynamically changing the features of the voices eg. insert pauses, emphasize specific words, spell them out etc. using tags.

The program works out-of-the-box on WinXP and above, using the included Microsoft speech engine SAPI5. For WinNT/2K, you will need to install the speech engine separately. You will find links to plugins, speech engines and voice sets on the program website.

The program can import text from TXT, DOC, DOCX, RTF, HTML, XML, and PDF and output to MP3, OGG, AAC, WMA.

Category:
System Requirements: WinNT / Win2K / WinXP / Vista / Win7 / Win8 / Win10
Writes settings to: Application folder
Dependencies: Microsoft speech engine SAPI5
Unicode support: Yes
License: Freeware
How to extract: Download the ZIP package and extract to a folder of your choice. Launch DSpeech.exe.
Similar/alternative apps: Balabolka
What's new?
  • Several bug-fixes, improvements in printing functions, changes in the UI and cosmetic and technical adaptations to Win10.
  • Eliminated the annoying bounce of ToolTip button.
  • Now the XML file, open, are formatted and indented automatically.

From "History (ITA).txt" (through Google Translate)
Latest comments
caroline on 2011-03-16 13:59

I'm trying to add new voices, how do I do that, plus I'm trying to link with web, has anyone managed to do that?

smaragdus on 2015-04-01 21:46

I tried to test DSpeech but it failed to run on my system (Windows 8.1)- what are its requirements?

AndTheWolf on 2017-02-22 20:48

Now at v1.63.0

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RedCrab v6.10.1 Updated

billon on 22 Feb 2017
  • 5MB (uncompressed)
  • Released on 22 Feb 2017
  • Suggested by I am Baas

RedCrab is a scientific calculator with a full screen formula editor. Mathematical expressions can be entered in a window similar to a piece of paper. The calculator's editor supports the entry of complex algebraic equations like fractions, square roots, exponents, etc. for technical and scientific applications.

Several mathematical functions can be written on the same page and results from one expression can be carried over to the next task. The program helps explain complex tasks visually by importing drawings in bitmap format.

Note: A shareware version is available with additional features.

Category:
System Requirements: WinXP / Vista / Win7 / Win8 / Win10
Writes settings to: Application folder
Dependencies: .Net Framework 4.0 or higher
Stealth: ? Yes
License: Freeware
How to extract:
  1. Download the ZIP package and extract to a folder of your choice
  2. Launch RedCrabV.exe
  3. Click Options tab and then the Settings to Registry option to write settings to a file in the application folder

If run from a USB stick, step 3 may be skipped as the program will automatically save to the local folder.

Optionally, to save space: delete unnecessary help/history/changelog pdf files
Similar/alternative apps: Calcute
What's new? See:
http://www.redchillicrab.com/en/redcrab/updates.html
Latest comments
Emka on 2012-07-07 16:46

v4.21 is available, but there is also a shareware version now, don't know if the free one is stripped down now

Kea on 2012-12-20 23:41

The payed for license is valid only for one year.

I am Baas on 2015-07-01 05:40

Not portable, check forum for details.

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Q-Dir v6.49.6 Updated

smaragdus on 23 Feb 2017
  • 848KB (uncompressed)
  • Released on 22 Feb 2017
  • Suggested by Island Boy

Q-Dir is a quad-pane file explorer that supports favorites, file/color filtering, export to XLS/CSV/TXT/HTML, screen magnifier, quick preview, etc.

Alternately, Q-Dir Portable at PortableApps.com automatically switches between 32/64-bit and is approved by the publisher.

Category:
System Requirements: Win98 / WinME / WinNT / Win2K / WinXP / Vista / Win7 / Win8 / Win10 / Wine
Writes settings to: Application folder
Stealth: ? Yes
Unicode support: Yes
License: Freeware
How to extract: Download the "Portable" ZIP package and extract to a folder of your choice. Launch Q-Dir.exe.
Similar/alternative apps: CubicExplorer
What's new? See:
http://www.softwareok.com/?seite=Freeware/Q-Dir/History
Latest comments
smaragdus on 2016-03-22 11:48

@billon
The portable x64 version (Q-Dir_Portable_x64.zip) is available for download.

Mithril on 2016-03-27 20:53

Well, i found the solution myself. Don't know if this option is new or not but its the first time i noticed. So, when dragging files into another window or tab in Q-dir, at the bottom it says "Start drop in new process"! (and recycle bin and email aswell) ha! and just drop it on this button.. nothing will freez! magic :) Thanks anyway folks.
Q-dir is great.

penthe on 2016-12-30 15:28

The Q-Dir 64 installer 6.47 is not installing, last time there was also a problem with the 64 installer. They should be checking first before releasing the installer.

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Quick Cliq v2.1.0 New

joby_toss on 22 Feb 2017
  • 2MB (uncompressed)
  • Released on 14 Sep 2015
  • Suggested by I am Baas

Quick Cliq is a portable menu based application launcher and productivity tool that speeds up your daily computer activities by giving you links to folders, files, programs, links, and command line operations as well as window management, extreme clipboard manipulation, and “Memos” that hold frequently used bits of text, like e-mail signatures. All of this is provided in a compact menu that you can show anywhere and within any application or window without even taking your hand off the mouse. Because the menu is hidden when not in use it does not take up your valuable screen real estate, but stays on alert and shows quickly when it’s needed via a hot key or mouse gesture. The system requirements for Quick Cliq are extremely minimal and can operate well on even the oldest and slowest machines.

Video preview: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NBGyZ9n19Hk

Category:
System Requirements: WinXP / Vista / Win7 / Win8 / Win10
Writes settings to: Application folder
Stealth: ? Yes
Unicode support: Yes
Path portability: Requires manual entry of relative path (eg. ..\..\personal\work.doc)
License: Freeware/Open Source
How to extract: Download the ZIP package and extract to a folder of your choice. Launch Quick Cliq.exe.