Malaysia Uncut

A Repository of Malaysian Stuff and More

Software for Starving Students


Software for Starving Students is a free collection of programs organized for students (but available to anyone). We’ve gathered a list of best-in-class programs onto one CD (one disc for OS X, one for Windows), including a fully-featured office suite, a cutting-edge web browser, multi-media packages, academic tools, utilities and more.

What software is on the CD?
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Monday, February 26, 2007 Posted by | Computers, Internet, Recommended Services, Software and Utilities, Windows XP Tips and Tricks | 5 Comments

Hiren’s BootCD 8.8

Download Mirrors for Hiren’s BootCD v8.8

(click the link most convenient for you):

Hiren’s Bootcd 8.8 + Keyboard Patch [approx. 67.9MB]

Rapidshare

MediaFire

FileHo Mirror 1

FileHo Mirror 2

 Uploading.com

Megaupload Mirror 1

Megaupload Mirror 2

9down-Direct Download

Depositfiles

EasyShare

Sendspace

Live Share

File-Base

DivShare

PirateBay – Torrent

MiniNova – Torrent

 

Install Notes: After downloading, extract and burn image file (iso) to disk. You need to know how to burn that image to a CD. You will need a program like Nero or the freeware Active ISO Burner. To use Hiren’s BootCD 8.8, boot from CD to launch recovery apps.

 

Hiren’s BootCD 8.8

All in one Dos Bootable CD which has all these utilities

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Wednesday, February 7, 2007 Posted by | Computers, Internet, News, Others, Software and Utilities, Windows XP Tips and Tricks | 15 Comments

Which Open Source Freeware Do You Need Today?

This post complements What Do You Want to Do Today for Free?
The following are Open Source free applications and utilities available for free under various licenses.

If you want a specific Open Source freeware to solve a particular problem, identify it in the list below and then click on the hyperlink that follows:

Anti-Spyware/Anti-Virus/Anti-Rootkit Freeware Utilities : I want to …

  1. protect the computer against viruses : ClamWin Free Antivirus

  2. protect the computer against viruses : The OpenAntivirus Project

  3. protect the computer with a firewall : PktFilter

  4. protect the computer with a firewall : Winsock Firewall

Audio/Music/MP3/Real/Wav Freeware Utilities : I want to … Continue reading

Friday, February 2, 2007 Posted by | Computers, Internet, Software and Utilities, Windows XP Tips and Tricks | 3 Comments

What Do You Want to Do Today for Free?

If you want a specific freeware utility to solve a particular problem, identify it in the list below and then click on the hyperlink that follows:

Anti-Spyware/Anti-Virus/Anti-Rootkit Freeware Utilities : I want to …

  1. check if there is a rootkit installed on my computer : F-Secure BlackLight
  2. check if there is a rootkit installed on my computer : RootkitRevealer by SysInternals
  3. check if there is a rootkit installed on my computer : RootKit Hook Analyzer
  4. protect the computer against adware : Ad-Aware Personal
  5. protect the computer against adware : Spybot-S&D
  6. protect the computer against spyware : Windows Defender from Microsoft
  7. protect the computer against trojans : ewido
  8. protect the computer against viruses : AVG Free
  9. protect the computer against viruses : AntiVir PersonalEdition Classic
  10. protect the computer against viruses : Avast! 4 Home Edition
  11. protect the computer against viruses : BitDefender 8 Free Edition
  12. protect the computer with a firewall : Sunbelt Kerio Personal Firewall
  13. protect the computer with a firewall : Safety.Net
  14. protect the computer with a firewall : ZoneAlarm
  15. protect the browser against spyware : SpywareBlaster
  16. protect the browser against spyware : SpywareGuard 2.2
  17. remove CoolWebSearch virus : CWShredder
  18. remove specific viruses : Grisoft/AVG Virus Removal Tools
  19. stop/cleanup homepage hijacking : HijackThis

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Friday, February 2, 2007 Posted by | Computers, Internet, Software and Utilities, Windows XP Tips and Tricks | 1 Comment

Priceless Software

Fabulous Freeware Replacements For Popular Commercial Applications – Spyware and Adware Free

Video Apps

  • AVIcodec – Gives the codecs needed to play the file, and where to download those codecs if they are missing on your system.
  • DVD Shrink – DVD Shrink is software to backup DVD discs
  • MovieTrack – a freeware dvd database and general movie collection organizer, for Windows.
  • TMPGEnc – converts .AVI file to MPEG1, the format which is used in VideoCD. Using variety of option in TMPGEnc, you can compress your video file in high quality.
  • VLC – Stream DVDs and Videos over a network
  • VirtualDub – VirtualDub is a video capture/processing utility for 32-bit Windows platforms (95/98/ME/NT4/2000/XP)”

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Thursday, January 11, 2007 Posted by | Computers, Internet, Software and Utilities, Windows XP Tips and Tricks | 2 Comments

Dummies EBooks


Found in an open directory. For Dummies EBooks with self-explanatory titles. Copy the required link into a new browser window to view/download (you need a pdf reader like  Adobe Acrobat Reader) . Good while they last. 

http://osaka.floppik.net/ebuki/For.Dummies/Bit.Torrent.for.Dummies.pdf
http://osaka.floppik.net/ebuki/For.Dummies/Buying.A.Computer.For.Dummies.2004.Edition.pdf
http://osaka.floppik.net/ebuki/For.Dummies/C.Game.Programming.For.Dummies.2.pdf
http://osaka.floppik.net/ebuki/For.Dummies/Eurocode.3.for.Dummies.pdf
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Thursday, January 11, 2007 Posted by | Computers, EBooks, Internet, Lifestyle, Others, Software and Utilities, Tips, Windows XP Tips and Tricks | 1 Comment

Download and Save YouTube Videos

  • Video Downloader – a firefox extension that allows you to download videos to your computer from YouTube and most video sites.
  • YouTubeX – allows you to save and download YouTube videos easily using only your IE or firefox browser.
  • TubeSock – grabs YouTube videos from the web and copies them to your video iPod, Mac, or PlayStation Portable.
  • VideoDL – is a quick AJAX application that allows you to download online video into your computer. It supports top 3 video sites – YouTube, Google Video, and Break.com.
  • Download YouTube via bookmarklets – A collection of Greasemonkey scripts and bookmarklets to do the job.
  • Youtube-dl – is a small command-line program to download videos from YouTube.com. It requires the Python interpreter, version 2.4 or later.
  • KeepVid – Download videos direct from most video sites like YouTube.
  • YouTube Downloader – enter url and download YouTube videos.
  • Youtube Grabber – is a free tool that downloads FLV files from youtube.
  • GooTube FLV Retriever – enter the video page URL, download the youtube video.
  • Capture Youtube and Google videos – save them as AVI files encoded in the MPEG4 format, using only one command.
  • YouRipper – a freeware software which enables you to download videos from the YouTube and Google Video
  • Save YouTube Videos – paste the youtube video url and download the video.
  • Kyootoob – is a youtube downloader and optionally a converter.

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Tuesday, January 9, 2007 Posted by | Computers, Internet, Software and Utilities, Tips, Videos | 17 Comments

Enhance Your YouTube Experience

A collection of several YouTube third party tools to enhance your YouTube experience

  • YouTube Userscripts – a collection of scripts to perform several tasks with YouTube.

  • Youtube Video Slideshow – insert a username or a video tag below and it starts a slideshow.

  • fTube – a YouTube player that downloads the list of 25 most recent videos featured on the YouTube front page. The user can select a video from the list and hit the play button to play it in-Flash.

  • TubeCH – YouTube flash player.

  • iTube – grab Youtube videos, then convert and import them into iTunes. Requires .Net framework and works exclusively on Windows.

  • PodTube – a Mac OS X program, downloads, encodes, and adds YouTube videos to your iTunes library but requires Safari to fetch the videos.

  • TvTube – For Mac users. Allows you to browse YouTube, Google Video and Yahoo Videos, for movie clips that people upload, choose your favorite clips and add them to your shared library.

  • YouTube API – XML Feed Ripper – PHP script that taps into the YouTube API to deliver videos by tag, by username or what’s a current favorite.

  • YouTube Widget – brings all of YouTubes videos to your Mac Dashboard.

  • Search The Tube – A quick way to find videos for your website, blog or profile.

  • YoutubeCrazyVideos – A Youtube videos desktop player. Freeware.

  • IndexTube – categorized and browsable index of the publicly available Youtube videos.

  • YouTube Podcaster – makes Podcast feed from your submitted keyword or url. The feed is made up from embedded youtube video IDs and all videos are converted to the MP4 file format.

  • MemoriesOnWeb – freeware photo slideshow software for YouTube.

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Tuesday, January 9, 2007 Posted by | Computers, Internet, Recommended Services, Software and Utilities | Leave a comment

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