This is a collection of utilities I have come across and that I keep finding useful. There really here for my own reference but they may be useful to you, enjoy. If you find any of the links broken or have any suggestions then please do contact me.
Intel CPU ID Utility
Intel CPU Utility for identifying CPU and the Intel technologies it supports.
EASEUS Partition Master Home Edition (FREE)
Reparation tools for windows XP. We have used on 30+ Windows XP Professional PC’s works a treat.
Extends the task bar in Windows XP/Vista/7 across to monitors.
Exchange 2003 SP2 IMF Keyword Manager (Link now dead)
Provides an interface for keywords spam blocking for Exchange 2003. NB: Setup runs from link
AQADMCLI (Link now dead)
A Microsoft provided tool to quickly clear Exchange queues. See here for more information on use.
OWAAdmin (Link now dead)
A Microsoft Web application to manage Outlook Web settings for users from web interface GUI.
Microsoft Remote Connectivity Analyser
The Exchange Server Remote Connectivity Analyser is a web site for IT Administrators to validate and diagnose end-to-end Exchange scenarios. The site simulates multiple Exchange client access and inbound service related scenarios and reports whether the test was successful. If the test fails, we tell the IT Admin exactly where in the process it failed as well as provide troubleshooting tips on resolving the issue. This video explains how to use the tool, where to go to use it and what it can do for you.
Sizer is a freeware utility that allows you to resize any window to an exact, predefined size. This is extremely useful when designing web pages, as it allows you to see how the page will look when viewed at a smaller size. The utility is also handy when compiling screen-shots for documentation, using Sizer allows you to easily maintain the same window size across screen grabs.
Windows Mobile Developer Power Toys (Link Dead)
Various tools for development with Windows CE based devices. (Not for Windows Phone Devices)
Free tool which will convert a physical machine into a Virtual Machine, works for servers and clients, registration required to download.
Microsoft tool that sucks a physical disk into a VHD file, great for complete system backups.
SysPrep Depolyment Tools
SysPrep tools which are sometimes required by VMWare Converter.
Coreinfo is a command-line utility that shows you the mapping between logical processors and the physical processor, NUMA node, and socket on which they reside, as well as the cache’s assigned to each logical processor. It uses the Windows’ GetLogicalProcessorInformation function to obtain this information and prints it to the screen, representing a mapping to a logical processor with an asterisk e.g. ‘*’. Coreinfo is useful for gaining insight into the processor and cache topology of your system.
Microsoft Virtual Machine Converter Solution Accelerator
The Microsoft Virtual Machine Converter (MVMC) Solution Accelerator is a Microsoft-supported, stand-alone solution for the IT pro or solution provider who wants to convert VMware-based virtual machines and disks to Hyper-V®-based virtual machines and disks.
RIP or Create ISO from DVD’s/CD’s
Windows 7 USB/DVD
Create a USB Windows 7 Bootable Pen Drive, Windows 7 ISO file required.
Create a USB DOS Bootable Pen Drive.
Download YouTube Videos.
Free 3GP Video Converter
Converts 3GP Video Files to AVI/MP4. For older mobile phones.
HandBrake is a tool for converting video from nearly any format to a selection of modern, widely supported codecs
ProduKey is a small utility that displays the ProductID and the CD-Key of Microsoft Office (Microsoft Office 2003, Microsoft Office 2007), Windows (Including Windows 7 and Windows Vista), Exchange Server, and SQL Server installed on your computer. You can view this information for your current running operating system, or for another operating system/computer – by using command-line options. This utility can be useful if you lost the product key of your Windows/Office, and you want to reinstall it on your computer.
Extracts product keys from the registry.
A multi-threaded IP, SNMP and NetBIOS scanner with a modern interface and several advanced features. It is intended for both system administrators and general users interested in computer security. The program ping’s computers, scans for listening TCP ports and displays which types of resources are shared on the network (including system and hidden). In addition, it allows you to mount shared resources as network drives, browse them using Windows Explorer, filter the results list and more.
Allowed e-mail to be sent from the command line.
Windows Installation Customize, creates slipstream images, useful when you may need to add sata drivers.
Image Resizer for Windows is a utility that lets you resize one or more selected image files directly from Windows Explorer by right-clicking. I created it so that modern Windows users could regain the joy they left behind with Microsoft’s Image Resizer Powertoy for Windows XP.
The Easiest, Fastest Way to Update or Install Software
Windows XP File Association Fixes (Link Dead)
Various files you can download to fix file association’s in Windows XP.
Last Link Check : 17/04/20202, 16/02/2017