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I periodically encounter issues with software vendors, or problems with the function of programs. It has always seemed to me that awareness of my experiences may assist others when they are looking at possible purchase. But I have never found any forum where these experiences can be posted. Would a category in this site fill that need? (My current issue was a painful odessey with GoodSync, a heavily promoted product from the makers of RoboForm. It took me a total of 54 asynchronous communications over a period of 3 weeks with a dysfunctional help desk to get the damn thing set up. If
The built in Windows Search, formerly known as Windows Desktop Search (WDS), is a nice feature on Windows computers for easily locating files and folders that you may not know the exact location of. However the built in search can be slow and doesn't always find what you know is there. Third party Windows search tools offer more robust features, are faster, and some even have add-ons. Everything Search Engine Everything Search Engine FAQ Find and Run Robot (FARR) Homepage and features FARR Features You Should Know About FARR Add-ons Wise JetSearch Wise JetSearch Help Center DocFetcher se
Many times a programs built in uninstaller will leave behind unwanted and unneeded files, folders and registry keys. Unlike softwares built in uninstallers third party uninstallers will also scan for leftovers and remove the stuff you do not need once a software program is removed. They can also help you remove programs that have become corrupted and the built in uninstaller will not run. Some advantages of third party uninstallers: Force uninstall corrupted software Safely clean leftover files and folders Safely clean leftover registry entries Find details about unknown software My perso