Computer Tools

  • DVD Fab
    • An excellent program for Windows 7 to mount ISOs as a virutal drive. DVD Fab integrates with Windows so that you can simply open, or double-click, on an ISO file (a disc image) and that disc will mount to an open drive…exactly as if you had physiclly placed the original CD into your CD drive!
  • ISO Ripper
    • Tired of placing a CD in the drive when you need it? No more! InfraRecorder ISO Ripper is another great utility that will ‘rip’ or copy a CD’s contents into an ISO disc image file! When used with DVD Fab, the hastle of inserting a CD when you need it is a thing of the past, simply open up the ISO image that this program creates to virtually insert it into the drive!
  • ISO Creator
    • Similar to ISO Ripper, this tool will allow you to package up files into an ISO. This is generally not needed as most users simply want to convert CDs into ISOs but may come in handy for uncommon or specific situations.
  • CPUID
    • Curious what hardware you have installed but don’t want to open up your computer to find out? This program may be for you! CPUID is a great utility that scans your hardware and looks up the hardware IDs on an online database to give you detailed information about your motherboard and everything plugged into it. Your hardware information is now just a click away!
  • Fast Resolver
    • Curious what computers are on your network? This handy little tool will scan an IP range using ICMP to let you know what is where. If the specified range is on the local subnet, it will also return MAC addresses.
  • Memory Analyzer
    • Realize that your Hard Drive is full, but don’t know why? This is an excellent tool to tell you just that! This program will analyze storage media and graphiclly represent all memory consumption individually, in usage groups, and in folder trees. This is a very handy way of quickly determining what is gobbling up your memory.
  • Notepad ++
    • A vastly upgraded notepad designed for code editing in windows. This program is designed to assist in editing a vast number of programing languages, from DOS batch files to CoBalt and HTML.
  • Putty
    • A simple console program to communicate with command line based operating systems. This is a new version still in beta that is compatible with Windows 10 jump lists but still buggy when it comes to pins.
  • Putty Pro
    • A program that utalizes PuTTy in a more advanced fasion; enables multiple tabbed sessions.
  • KeePass
    • A great tool to keep track of passwords in a safe way. Never forget a password again!
  • Rufus
    • A tool to create bootable USB drives with Windows 10N EFI/UEFI Compatibility.
  • SFTP Server
    • A lightweight SFTP service, powered by SolarWinds.
  • TFTP Server
    • A lightweight TFTP service, powered by SolarWinds.
  • Digital Watchdog Client
    • Client Software for the NHUHSD Digital Watchdog Security System. User account required to access cameras.
  • RAM Testing Utility
    • Software to scan RAM bit-by-bit to identify faulty hardware.
  • CCleaner
    • Software to clean out unneeded data and registry keys.
  • Cisco Jabber
    • Software to interract with Cisco phone system. A vast number of uses come with this software, contact IT for assistance installing the software and some introductory instruction on usage.
  • Windows Media Player Codec Pack
    • Software to drasticlly expand the capabilities of Windows Media Player. Be careful when installing, make sure to select only the software that you want.
  • Windows USB Creation Tool
    • Software to create an bootable install USB flash drive from a Windows Install disk image (iso).
  • Wireshark
    • A program that will read any and all traffic off of the wire/NIC. For advanced troubleshooting of network issues.
  • Screen Shot Pro
    • A program for screen capture and recording.
  • MBox View
    • A program for accessing MBOX archives.