SlickRun: A Free Floating Command Line Utility For Windows

If you’re a user of the launcher called SlickRun, or if you’d like to try it, newer releases are available, as of Dec 2014. There are two versions, one for 32bit, the other for x64.

Imo, SR has always been the launcher to use, though others like Launchy, Executor, and “FARR” have come and gone from my system.

It comes… » 5/27/15 2:32am 5/27/15 2:32am

Why Chrome Uses So Much Freaking RAM

Chrome may be the best browser around, but it eats up your PC’s RAM like turkey on Thanksgiving. If you’ve ever looked at your task manager, you’ve probably flipped out at the sheer number of Chrome processes and the memory they hog. Here’s why Chrome uses so much RAM, and how to curb its gluttony. » 5/21/15 5:02pm 5/21/15 5:02pm

Stop Windows From Deleting the Image Thumbnail Cache

Every few days or so, Windows 7 wants to rebuild my thumbnail cache for a folder that contains over a gig of pics, whether I've added files to that folder or not.

It **sses me off. Because I like to view this particular folder in thumbnail fashion, and to watch Win7 scrap and redo what doesn't need redoing, is just an… » 1/25/15 11:32am 1/25/15 11:32am