Category Archives: Microsoft Windows

Convert single image to video with VirtualDub

With VirtualDub it is very easy to create a video file using a single image (or in other words, convert a single image file to a video file). Open VirtualDub, then click on “File” -> “Open video file…” and select the image file (PNG, JPG, JPEG, etc), now click on “Video” -> “Frame Rate…” to […]

Write raw disk image to a removable device

Win32 Disk Imager is a free and open source application for Microsoft Windows operating systems designed to write a raw disk image to a removable device or backup a removable device to a raw image file. In short, this tool is used for writing images to USB sticks or SD/CF cards. It is very useful […]

Best Icon Editors Software for Microsoft Windows

We found a lot of free and commercial icon editors software out there, but from our testings we have selected only 5 of them. Icon editors are very good if you need to edit an icon, merge multiple icons inside one single icon, create icons for Microsoft Windows Vista operating system, create icons for Mac […]

HDD Low Level Format Tool

HDD Low Level Format Tool is a small and very useful utility for Microsoft Windows operating systems that is used for low-level hard disk drive formatting. Supported interfaces are: S-ATA (SATA), IDE (E-IDE), SCSI, SAS, USB, FIREWIRE. It can format numerous devices, including flash cards, USBs and Firewire drives. Almost any hard disk manufacturers are […]

Clean DNS Cache Microsoft Windows

Run these commands from the command prompt cmd.exe. Show DNS Cache ipconfig /displaydnsipconfig /displaydns Clean DNS Cache ipconfig /flushdnsipconfig /flushdns

Microsoft DxDiag: DirectX Diagnostic Tool

DxDiag (“DirectX Diagnostics”) is a diagnostics tool developed by Microsoft Corporation for Microsoft Windows Operating Systems used to test DirectX functionality and troubleshoot video and sound related hardware problems. To open DxDiag click Start -> Run and type: DXDIAGDXDIAG This is an example of the infromation displayed by the main window: Very useful to detect […]

Sign Executable Protected with Oreans Themida

Open Themida and click on: Protection OptionsProtection Options Find the “Anti-Patching” box and select: File Patch (sign support)File Patch (sign support) Same as image below:

Enable Disable Windows 7 Test Mode

Enable Test Mode Open cmd.exe with Admin rights and enter the following commands: bcdedit.exe -set loadoptions DDISABLE_INTEGRITY_CHECKS bcdedit.exe -set TESTSIGNING ONbcdedit.exe -set loadoptions DDISABLE_INTEGRITY_CHECKS bcdedit.exe -set TESTSIGNING ON Then reboot the PC and Windows will be loaded in Test Mode: Disable Test Mode Open cmd.exe with Admin rights and enter the following commands: bcdedit.exe -set […]