WINner Tweak is a tools suite for tweaking, optimizing and tuning of Windows 2000/XP. It helps you increase performance and manage your system using various tweaks and utilities for settings including Windows, Hardware, Security, Network and Software. In addition to the tweaks, the program also offers several additional tools (Power Utilities) that include a Disk Cleaner, Registry Cleaner, Shortcut Cleaner, Uninstall manager, File Shredder, Start-up Manager, Popup Blocker, Password Generator, and a Folder Protector to prevent access to selected folders.
- Disc Cleaner - increase the disk space by cleaning up unneeded temp and obsolete files.
- Registry Cleaner - utility for system registry backup and cleanup. Registry Cleaner will scan your entire registry for any invalid entries and provides a list of the errors found.
- Shortcut Cleaner - clean-up your PC from shortcuts pointing nowhere.
- Uninstall Manager - with this utility you can remove installed software and easily manage your programs uninstallers options.
- Start-Up Manager - it is the best way to handle Windows autorun programs. It provides tools to add new, view and edit, disable/enable and remove the items from Windows start-up process to optimize it in best way.
- Pop-Up Blocker - gives you ability to stop Internet Explorer pop-ups and manage the list of blocked sites. - Password Generator - it helps you to create random passwords highly secure and extremely difficult to crack. You can use optional combination of upper and lower case letters, numbers and punctuation symbols.
- Folder Protector (Windows XP/2003 only) -you can lock folders with password on your hard drive. You can Add/Remove protection using folder context menu and choosing "Folder Protector" option. - Folder Drive - you can create pseudo disk drive(s). Just specify folder where you want create disk drive, choose drive letter and click on the "Create Folder Drive" button.
- File Shredder - securely destroys (shreds) sensitive and private files beyond recovery. Simply drag and drop files to the File Shredder . Your sensitive files will be gone for good and nobody will be able to recover your business plans, personal files, photos or confidential letters.
- System Backup - creates backup of most Windows settings (Desktop settings,Color settings, Mouse and Keyboard configuration, Dial-Up configuration,Internet Explorer settings, Outlook Express accounts, etc.)
- Autoshutdown - is a Windows system shutdown manager. The utility provides unattended control for a Windows PC: shutdown, restart, logoff, standby your computer based on time. Autoshutdown can automatically lock the workstation, securing your work. Also autoshutdown can run some application that you have chosen.
Changes in Version 3.6.0 - May 2006 (Update/Important) :
* Information Balloon tips in Uninstall Manager.
* Uninstall Manager optimized. Now it detects applications with invalid uninstaller.
* Registry Cleaner optimized. Few minor bugs fixed.
* Tweak Search function optimized, works faster.
* Few UI changes and improvements.
+ Minor additions and improvements.
+ Stability and performance optimizations.