Added Workgroup name to System Info tab when system is not joined to a domain. Added File Sharing/Network Discovery tweaks on Tweaks > More Tweaks tab. Updated several outdated motherboard/VGA driver website links when clicking on the part under System Information on the System Info tab. Note that a few websites are just gone and […]
Founder and Developer - After over a dozen years "in the trenches" as a computer repair technician specializing in malware removal, I came to focus on a software development hobby. Initially I created tools to assist technicians like myself with the inefficient, repetitive, and mundane tasks PC techs face daily, in order to provide a far more efficient means of getting the job done. Later came an interest in using my development skills and tech experience for prevention of malware...
Added new option/tab to uninstall Windows Store Apps in KillEmAll/dUninstaller interface, including whitelisting/blacklisting options that match the classic programs definition rules. Automated processing of the new related definition files is included in the current “dUninstaller (Auto)” d7x internal function. Added all reports from the Audit/Diag tab as internal functions with numbers, so they may be […]
Added tweak “Disable Background Store Apps” which will prevent ALL Windows Store Apps from running in the background when you aren’t using them. This is found under Windows 10 on the tweaks tab. Added new “Fix File Sharing and Network Discovery” functionality; search in d7x Network features to add to your custom lists. This feature […]
Uncle Carey’s Windows 10 NetFix was conceived by Carey Holzman and developed by d7xTech.com to make life easier when setting up or troubleshooting file sharing and communication between network devices on Windows 10/8.x. We at d7xTech thought it would be a good idea to expand upon it and include some networking repair functionality found in our d7x […]
Lockdown is a preventative measure for use against malware/ransomware attacks, which works by leveraging Windows Software Restriction Policies to prevent programs from running unexpectedly and from blocked locations. Lockdown is designed in the opposite way that CryptoPrevent works with SRP, in that Lockdown by default blacklists the entire file system, and whitelisting must be applied […]
Added code to recognize the new Chromium-based Microsoft Edge affecting various functionality such as deleting temp internet files, etc. Improved cache, history, and cookie cleanup of all supported Chromium-based browsers (which now includes Chromium, Chrome, Chrome Canary, Dragon, Opera, Opera Beta, Opera Developer, Microsoft Edge Beta, and hopefully Microsoft Edge when released officially.)
Due to recent server changes, this release: Provides a fix for uploading debug reports. Modifies the update check code. Removes redundant code in downloading d7x dependencies. Is a required update surpassing all previous updates.
Added extract password setting to custom apps supporting password protected ZIP and RAR files as well as AES256 encrypted ZIP and 7z files. Useful for password protecting or encrypting app files that you might want to host on your own webserver over HTTP/S for custom apps, but you don’t want the whole world to have […]
Implemented variables for client name and ticket number in the Download URL fields of a custom app. These variables are the same as used in emails, and are %name% and %num% respectively, so you would use them like https://scan.domain.com/scan?reference=%num%. This was specifically implemented for a customer using scancircle.com Added a d7x function to email reports […]
Added d7x Tools tab option to search/run all internal d7x functionality. Added a retry on failure when sending email fails using the Auto Authentication setting; the retry uses the LOGIN method. This may alleviate intermittent failures to send email as observed with Office 365 servers. Fixed bug where d7x would not start Windows Update properly […]
New app: Uncle Carey’s Windows 10 NetFix has been released! Uncle Carey’s Windows 10 NetFix was conceived by Carey Holzman and developed...