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1answer
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Restructure The C:\ Directory Without Affecting Programs

I'm want to do some tweaking to my PC's file hierarchy, but just moving folders and files around disables programs that depend on certain files to be in certain hard-coded addresses. One solution ...
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3answers
790 views

Visual/Spatial Mind Map/Flow Chart File Structure Organization Software? [closed]

Short story: I'm looking for a software to visually organize files. The layout should look something like a mind mapping software, only with files instead of mere text snippets. It should also be ...
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2answers
324 views

Is there a free Windows Explorer (XP) replacement that is able to display file sizes to 1 byte precision?

The reason for the question is this: I was trying to find the location of a file and the only thing about it I knew was the exact size. So I search for all the files in the top of the folder tree ...
2
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1answer
620 views

Which Windows Explorer replacements have this feature: takes over folder open operations?

There have been at least a few threads about Explorer replacements, aka alternative file managers, here on Superuser. The go-to thread seems to be this one: Replacement for Windows Explorer? But ...
2
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1answer
142 views

Utility to browse recent files in Windows?

Does anyone have a suggestion for a recent files browser utility for Windows? I'm looking for something like NirSoft's RecentFilesView: http://www.nirsoft.net/utils/recent_files_view.html But I ...
4
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2answers
64 views

Does there exist a folder content reporter with printing and filtering?

Is there a utility that will generate a list of all file-names of a particular type in a given folder, and allow that list to be printed? Windows search fulfills my UI wish-list but the search ...
2
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2answers
2k views

What are the techniques for securely erasing data in Linux? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to wipe free disk space in Linux? This question is inspired by What is the best tool for file-shredding on a memory card?, in which brice recommended the simple ...
2
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2answers
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Is there a .exe out there which takes a file as input and then searches your filesystem replacing anything with the same name?

Before I commit to the 5 minutes it should take to write this I figure I should ask if it isn't already out there as part of something I may not have heard of. I'm looking for a program that takes a ...
2
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3answers
568 views

Is there a GUI 'cat'-like program for any platform?

What I am looking for is a way to recombine split files without using cat. Is there such a beast? It could run on Linux or Windows or Mac OS.
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1answer
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Need tool to see why I keep running out of hard drive space on Windows 7

I see a lot of previous questions being asked here about visualizing hard drive usage. Maybe those would be helpful, but I really need to find out why my 64 GB hard drive in Windows 7 keeps running ...
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4answers
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Is there software that will organize files and folders?

I'm looking to organize my files and folders and was wondering if there was a software that fits some of these criterion: Scans specified folders, and pulls them up so that I can easily identify ...
2
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1answer
146 views

Project and Business Document Organization

How do you organize, maintain edits, revisions and the relationship between: Proposals Contracts Change Orders Deliverables Projects How do you organize your projects for re-usability? For ...
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3answers
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Sorting through photos and deleting duplicates

I'm looking to easily find duplicate photos of what's already on my laptop and delete those photos from my external hard drive. Before I got an external hard drive with 160GB to dump photos from my ...
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17answers
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How do I find the largest files and folders on a drive? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I visualize the file system usage on Windows? I am looking for a tool to tell me which files and folders are the largest as I need to do some cleanup.
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9answers
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Is there a program to truly delete all deleted files?

I know that on the windows operating system, when you delete a file it's still recoverable. I'd like to avoid simply paving the harddrive with zeros as I would like to keep my OS installation as is, ...