Google offers a free transliteration tool that lets you type documents, emails, etc. in most Indian languages including Hindi, Marathi, Urdu, Bengali and even Arabic.
A Disk Defragmenter program helps speed up your system as it will arrange all the fragmented pieces of a file close together. Microsoft offers another free but lesser-known command line utility that lets you have more control over the defragmentation process.
RichCopy is a powerful file copying tool developed for internal use at Microsoft that can significantly improve file copy performance. It is also much faster than RoboCopy or the XCOPY command.
The net send command is a useful Windows command to post a quick message to any PC connected to your LAN.
Windows 7 has tweaked the way locked file error messages appear, by including the name of the application responsible for the lock.
Debut runs silently in the background and can record a movie of your desktop screen or it can capture video using your webcam. The software is light and will have no effect on the overall performance of your PC.
Learn how to copy text output from Windows DOS command-line to the clipboard using the free clip.exe utility from Microsoft.
Download the yellow sticky notes application for your desktop or your USB drive – these digital desktop stickies are free and perfect for maintaining shopping list, task reminders, etc.
Windows Clipboard can hold only one screen capture or text snippet at a time but ClipX extends the clipboard so you can save multiple items easily.
Automatically download the latest version of software programs and device drivers already installed on your computer.