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Top Ten Shareware

1. Any Speed

Make sure you're getting the most from your Internet connection with Any Speed. It clocks transfer speed between your ISP and your computer. It also helps you find out when you can get maximum throughput.

$

PY Software

http://www.kagi.com/yellow/default.html

Any spd11.ZIP 523KB

2. HyperTerminal Private Edition 3.0

HyperTerminal Private Edition is a more powerful version of the Windows 95 HyperTerminal applet. Enhancements include automatic redial and Zmodem resume of file transfers. If you've installed a TCP/IP stack, HyperTerminal will also allow you to telnet to remote hosts.

Freeware

Hilgraeve

http://www.hilgraeve.com/htpe.html

HTPE3.EXE 518KB

3. Internet Neighborhood

With this 32-bit shell extension, you can access ftp sites from within Windows Explorer. Browse everything from your local hard drive to ftp sites around the world from within a single instance of Explorer.

$24.95

KnoWare

http://www.knowareinc.com

IN32.ZIP 1.1MB

4. Kremlin

Kremlin is a drag-and-drop encryption program that offers you a simple means of securing sensitive files.

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Mark Rosen

http://www.geocities.com/SiliconValley/Pines/

2690/kremlin.html

KREM106.ZIP 903KB

5. Memory Status

Memory Status displays your system's current memory statistics, including the total and available physical RAM, paging memory and virtual memory.

Freeware

Mark Gamber

MEMSTATS.ZIP 15KB

http://winmag.com/software/1997/

0701/07/share.htm

6. Nav Virus Scan

This virus scanner is a freeware version of the popular Norton AntiVirus. For the best protection, apply the virus definition updates, available monthly from Symantec's Web site.

Freeware

Symantec Corp.

http://www.symantec.com/avcenter/download.html #navscan

NAVSCAN2.EXE 584KB

7. PE Analyzer

PE Analyzer Shell Extension adds a tab to the properties windows of your EXE and DLL files; it reports the dependencies of a given DLL or application. The tab displays the complete dependency tree.

Freeware

Johannes Plachy

http://ourworld.compuserve.com/

homepages/JPlachy/products.htm

PESX.ZIP 30KB

8. RegClean

This utility cleans up leftover Registry entries from uninstalled programs.

Freeware

Microsoft Corp.

http://microsoft.com/ntserver/tools/maintnce.htm

REGCLN41.EXE 404KB

9. SpaceTracker

SpaceTracker monitors local and network drives for free space and notifies you when they've fallen below the user-defined free-space minimum.

Freeware

http://www.winmag.com/software/1997/0701/07/share.htm

SPCT9702.ZIP 208KB

10. Terrapin FTP

Loaded with innovative features such as resume transfer, work-offline mode, macros and Web-browser integration, this ftp client includes a built-in Archie Internet search engine.

$40.85

Systeme RK

http://www.nsl.co.uk/systemerk

TERRA20.ZIP 1MB


Windows Magazine, July 1997, page 234.

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