Skip to main content

Promptu launcher: Rocket your productivity

Promptu is a very easy to use application launcher aimed as a strong competitor to other programs like SlickRun and Launchy.

With Promptu, you can say goodbye to repetitive, time-consuming tasks, like hunting through your programs, folders, files, and bookmarks for the ones you need. It will certainly increase your productivity by saving time.

The program is very simple to use. After installation, create a profile. Then, from the setup menu (right click on the Promptu taskbar icon and select Setup) you can create shortcut key to launch prompt (default key is Ctrl + Q), change its appearance and can add your own items to your profile.

To add a new item, click on the Commands tab (see screen shot) and click new. New command editor windows will popup.

Now enter a name in the Name field (see screen shot). In the execute field enter the application path. To do that, you only need to click once the program, file or folder icon and click OK to save.

Download Promptu Launcher for Windows 7, Vista and XP (required .Net Framework 2 for XP).


Popular posts from this blog

Surf the Web Anonymously With Firefox Add-on Phproxy

There are several web based proxy servers available to surf the internet anonymously or as from another country. The Firefox add-on (Firefox 3 – 4) Phzilla helps you view a webpage or surf the internet using the PHProxy (a type of web based proxy server) proxy servers. It is very easy and convenient to use.

Restore Lost Capacity Of Your USB Flash Drive (How to)

Some malware can hide full capacity of your USB flash drive. For example, a 4GB pen drive sometimes shows only 500kb or less. An interesting part of this situation is that, even after removing the malware or formatting the USB flash drive, you will not get back its original capacity. Therefore, the question here is how to restore a USB flash drive to its full capacity.

Which is the safest browser- IE, Firefox, Chrome, Safari or Opera?

The safest way to surf the web is to pick the best browser, but how? The most important parameter while judging a browser is its security . Because of the ever growing threats via web browsers, browser developers have trying to give best security features to their browser. All major browsers have added security technologies to combat web-based threats, but, not all of them have taken the same approach, nor claim to stop the same breadth of attacks. NSS Labs , the leading independent security product testing and certification organization, has examined six major browsers- A pple Safari, Google Chrome, Internet Explorer 7, Internet Explorer 8, Mozilla Firefox, and Opera against socially engineered Malware and published a report called ‘ Web Browser Security - Socially Engineered Malware Protection ’. The report reveals that Internet Explorer 8 (RC1) is the safest one with a 69% catch rate against Malware. It was 30% in Mozilla Firefox (3.07), 24% in Apple Safari, 16% in Google Chro