Archive for July, 2011

New utility that shows information about all threads in a process

Wednesday, July 27th, 2011

ProcessThreadsView is a new utility that displays extensive information about all threads of the process that you choose. The threads information includes the ThreadID, Context Switches Count, Priority, Created Time, User/Kernel Time, Number of Windows, Window Title, Start Address, stack addresses range, and the TEB address (Thread Environment Block).
When selecting a thread in the upper pane, the lower pane displays the following information: Strings found in the stack, stack modules addresses, call stack, and processor registers.
ProcessThreadsView also allows you to suspend and resume one or more threads.

ProcessThreadsView

ProcessThreadsView

You can download this new utility from this Web page.

New utility to customize the Explorer toolbar of Windows 7

Wednesday, July 20th, 2011

CustomExplorerToolbar is new utility for Windows 7 only, which allows you to easily customize the toolbar of Windows Explorer, and add buttons that were existed in previous versions of Windows, like Copy, Cut, Paste, Select All, and more.

CustomExplorerToolbar Window

CustomExplorerToolbar Window

In the following screenshot, you can see an example of Explorer window, after adding the Close, Copy, Cut, Paste, Properties, and Select All buttons with CustomExplorerToolbar utility:

Buttons added into the toolbar of Explorer

Buttons added into the toolbar of Explorer

For more information about using this utility, click here.

New utility that shows who is connected to your wireless network

Tuesday, July 12th, 2011

Wireless Network Watcher is a new utility that scans your wireless network and displays the list of all computers and devices that are currently connected to your network.
For every computer or device that is connected to your network, the following information is displayed: IP address, MAC address, the company that manufactured the network card, and optionally the computer name.
You can also export the connected devices list into html/xml/csv/text file, or copy the list to the clipboard and then paste into Excel or other spreadsheet application.

Wireless Network Watcher

Wireless Network Watcher

You can download this new utility from this Web page.

New utility that displays battery information on laptops and netbooks

Tuesday, July 5th, 2011

BatteryInfoView is a new utility for laptops and netbooks that displays the current status and information about your battery. The displayed battery information includes the battery name, manufacture name, serial number, manufacture date, power state (charging/discharging), current battery capacity, full charged capacity, Designed Capacity, voltage, charge/discharge rate, and more...

BatteryInfoView provides 2 different view modes:

  1. Battery Information: Displays general status and information about your battery. The information is updated every 10 seconds by default, and you change this update rate in the 'Advanced Options' window.

    Battery Information View

    Battery Information View

  2. Battery Log: In this window, a new log containing the status of the battery (Power State, % Capacity, and so on) is added every 30 seconds. You can change the log interval in the 'Advanced Options' window.

    Battery Log View

    Battery Log View

You can download this new utility from this page.