Could you benefit from 20 years hands-on IT experience?
It’s amazing what tools are out there to help you make the most of your IT.
We have put together a selection of our favourite tools. For example, find out how effectively your PC is working or the real speed of your broadband.
Kaspersky Online Scanner
A free online virus scanner from award winning Kaspersky Labs.
Trend House Call
A free online virus scanner from Trend Micro.
Free ESET Online Scanner
ESET Online Scanner is a user friendly, free and powerful tool which you can use to remove malware from any PC utilising only your web browser without having to install anti-virus software. ESET Online Scanner uses the same Threat Sense technology and signatures as ESET Smart Security/ESET NOD32 Antivirus, and is always up-to-date.
Stop spyware and adware from infecting your computer with the Lavasoft Ad-aware product. It can also scan and remove existing spyware, adware, and other malware from your machine.
SpyBot Search & Destroy
Detects and removes spyware, a relatively new kind of threat transmitting your data without your knowledge to the compilers and sold to advertising companies.
Scan your computer to find settings changed by spyware, malware or other unwanted programs. Trend Micro HijackThis generates an in-depth report to enable you to analyze and fix your infected computer.
Sophos Root Kit
Our free software, Sophos Anti-Root kit scans, detects and removes any root kit that is hidden on your computer using advanced root kit detection technology.
Retrieve Product Keys
ProduKey is a small utility that displays the Product ID and the CD-Key of Microsoft Office (Microsoft Office 2003, Microsoft Office 2007), Windows (Including Windows 7 and Windows Vista), Exchange Server, and SQL Server installed on your computer. You can view this information for your current running operating system, or for another operating system/computer – by using command-line options. This utility can be useful if you lost the product key of your Windows/Office, and you want to reinstall it on your computer.
What Is My IP Address – IP Lookup, Change IP, IP WHOIS, Internet Speed Test, Trace An Email, Host Name Lookup, User Agent, Server Headers Check.
This test will list MX records for a domain in priority order. The MX lookup is done directly against the domain’s authoritative name server, so changes to MX Records should show up instantly.
Use Speedtest to test your Internet connection bandwidth to locations around the world with this interactive broadband speed test Speedtest.net to test the speed of your Internet connection. See if you are getting what you pay for or share your results with others!
Every year, AV.test perform more than 2,500 product tests of anti-virus, anti-spyware, personal firewalls and related products on behalf of the producers, integrators (OEM), corporate users and for magazines.