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[Free Software &  APP] Download Wunderlist Todo List Manager from Microsoft

Are you one of those people who leave from home to get some milk & return back with chocolates? 

Do you find it difficult to keep track of all your daily chores, meetings & all the items you have been lending to your neighborhood?

Well, there is a solution available for this problem. You must try Wunderlist – it’s an app from Microsoft.

A Quick Review : 

Wunderlist is a cross device Todo manager that works with web browsers, Android phones, tablets, Apple devices & Windows PCs.

This nifty little tool is extremely powerful & supports collaboration, which means you can collaborate with your friends, family & colleagues .This also includes a possibility of delegating your work to others 😉

You can also start discussion thread along with your ToDos. These discussions and comments can include Photos, PDFs, Presentations and more.

The beauty is in the reminders, you can set as many reminders as you want and never have to worry about anniversary gift for your wife.

The simple and easy to use folder system allows you to organize projects for home, work and everywhere else.

Here is how the app looks :

You can download the software and app for various devices here :

https://www.wunderlist.com/download/

Caesium - open source lossless image compression tool

Caesium : Open source tool for loss-less image compression

If you are a blogger or running a website then you must be knowing the importance of reducing the page load time. In turn to achieve this the first thing we look at is reducing the image size. But as we try to re-size or convert this images the visual quality of the image is also compromised. There are very few free tools available which we can use to reduce the size of image without much affecting the visual quality of it.

Caesium is one such open source software which uses loss-less image compression technology to reduce the image size. Even the users who are looking to save some precious hard disk space can be benefited by using this tool. You can see some of its samples over here.

Caesium - open source loss-less image compression tool

This tool is really easy to use. One can select individual pictures or batch upload them and compress them altogether. Processing time is negligible compared to other image processing tools. This is an open source application so you can download and use it for free. You can select to download the Windows installer and install it on your system just like any other application or you can use the portable version to carry it with you wherever you go. Choice is yours 😉

Download Caesium Windows installer (7.91 MB)

Download Caesium Portable (Windows only) (10 MB)

 

 

Copy entire file path to clipboard

Copy full file path including file name from right click menu

Copying files and folders is easy in Windows but when it comes to copying file paths with file name, it is not that user friendly. You will have to first copy the path, paste it somewhere and then append the file name to it, not so efficient..right? Those who have to deal with file paths more often would find it really irritating, specially developers and web designers.

Path Copy Copy is a small open source tool which can come handy in such situations. This small shell application will allow you to quickly copy the file path to clipboard using right click->PathCopy->Copy path and then you can paste it anywhere using ctrl + v.

Copy entire file path to clipboard

It also supports multiple path formats like short name, long name, short path, long path, web path, unix path and many other (Read more about it from here). You can enable or disable the formats from settings as per your needs. And if the path format you need is not available then you can create your custom command as well and that is something cool if you are working in different environments where path formats are different. For e.g  linux machines support forward slashes (/) whereas Windows uses backward slashes (\). So in such scenarios you can customize the output as per your needs.

Requirements

  • Any latest Windows OS , Windows XP SP2 minimum
  • .NET Framework 2.0

You can download this small free tool from the link below.

Download Path Copy Copy (842 KB)