Bitdefender Renames Suspected Files To .bd.ren

bit Today one of the valuable readers of Technize mailed me about his problem. He has Bitdefender Internet Security installed and he was using some folder protection utility to password protect some of his important files. But Bitdefender Internet Security suspected all those password protect files as rootkit hidden items and then renamed them to filename.extension.bd.ren.bd.ren. I searched the Bitdefender site and found out that Bitdefender has got an option to rename the infected or suspicious file. Here’s a list of what all options Bitdefender offers:

Action

None (log objects)
No action will be taken on infected files. These files
will appear in the report file.

Prompt user for

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See Recently Which Files Were Opened On Your System

recentfilesview Sometimes we need to know that which files were opened recently on our system. Here is a cool utility which can do it for you. It’s called RecentFilesView. It can show you all the files which were recently opened on your system. The good part of it is that you don’t have to install it. Just run the application and it will automatically show you the list of recently opened files.

What it shows:

It will show you the path of the file that was accessed, the modified date and time of the file, the creation time of the file and the execution time also (on what time that particular file

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Now Available Windows Vista Service Pack 1 to download

The much anticipated service pack has now been released. Get your hands on the new release.

The release mainly focuses on addressing specific reliability, performance, and compatibility issues, supporting new types of hardware, and adding support for several emerging standards.

Some details about the SP 1:

Reliability Improvements

Reliability improvements vary from PC to PC based on hardware, environment, and usage. Customers

will experience varying levels of benefit.

• SP1 addresses issues many of the most common causes of crashes

• Improves reliability by preventing data-loss while ejecting NTFS-formatted removable-media.

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Hide or Unhide Hidden Windows (Hidie)

Sometime when you are working on Windows something goes wrong and you are unable to see the window on which you were working.

The same problem could be occurred due to a virus.

But you can now unhide those windows with Hidie

This program could also help programmers while coding for hiding and unhiding different GUI (Windows).

The program is small 88KB but requires Dot Net Framework 2.0 to be installed.

Here is a screenshot

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Deskscape 2.0 Preview (Now For All Windows Vista Users)

Deskscape is a product from Stardock Inc. that is a alternative to Windows Vista  Dreamscene. It allows users of Windows Vista to have animated wallpapers (Videos) on their desktop.You need to have .dream files to apply it to desktop.

When Stardock released deskscape 1.0 it was compatible with only Windows Vista Ultimate but now stardock has extended it’s product to be compatible with all Windows Vista Editions.

The Preview build comes with 3 DREAMs:

1. Watercolor. A dynamic dream that randomizes your desktop background.

2. Silent Hill. A brand-new video based dream.

3. Stardock Cube. A simple 3D cube dancing on the desktop

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Copy Different Folders From Different Places At Once

Some people have to work with files and folders frequently during their job. Windows does not provide any way to select files or folders from different locations and paste in one location. So you have to copy and paste one by one. There is a utility called Piky Basket which will save you all this work. With Piky Basket, you can copy many files and folders from different locations and then paste them in one folder at once.

Piky Basket is integrated with Windows Explorer. You do not have to run Piky Basket as a separate program. It can be accessed from the menu which appears by right clicking on any files/folders in Windows Explorer.

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Features:

1- Copy, copy, copy and

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Know The Color Code Of Any Color Anywhere On Your Screen

While working with http://technize.com I had one problem .. adjusting all the colors. I had to copy the screen shot of the whole blog into Adobe Photoshop and then pick the color code from there and then put it in the stylesheet. Then I found out two softwares which could do this for me. They can pick the color of any place on the screen.

1- Color Cop

Color Cop is a multi-purpose color picker for web designers and programmers. It features an eyedropper, magnifier, variable magnification levels, 3 by 3 and 5 by 5 average sampling, snap to websafe, color history, and a 42 color complementary palette. Color Cop will convert RGB decimal values to Hexadecimal color codes. It has color code support for HTML Hex, Delphi Hex, PowerBuilder, Visual Basic Hex, and Visual C++ Hex. Color Cop is a multi-purpose color picker for windows.

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How to use:

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