Backup & Utilities

Whether you're backing up your device or looking for the right utility to use, we can help. Here are our picks and helpful hints to get you moving.
Running benchmarks on a desktop PC.
The 7 Best Ways to Benchmark Your PC
Gray cat and a pink laptop with a screen of death.
How to Lock Your Keyboard Temporarily
About This Mac window displays the speed of your processor.
Check Your Clocks With These CPU Speed Tests
A woman using MS Paint on Windows 10 to convert a JPG file to PNG.
How to Convert JPG to PNG
A man wearing a shirt and sweater listing to music on his computer.
The Easiest Way to Rip MP3 Audio From Video Files
Online Audio Converter website with Convert button highlighted
How to Convert FLAC to MP3
A man sitting at a desk looking at his laptop
How to Remove Password Protection From a PDF
list of registry issues in ccleaner
A Full Review of CCleaner, a Free Registry Cleaner
TeamViewer remote control tab
A Review of TeamViewer, the Best Free Remote Access Program
FileHippo App Manager v2.0 in Windows 10
Review of FileHippo App Manager: A Free & Easy Software Updater
Recuva v1.53.1087 file recovery program
Recuva File Recovery: A Full Review of the Best File Undelete Tool
list of folders in 7-Zip
7-Zip Review: Extract & Compress Between Several Popular Formats
Speccy v1.32 in Windows 8
Not Sure What's Inside Your Computer? Find Out for Free With Speccy
WinDirStat in Windows 8
A Full Review of WinDirStat, a Free Disk Space Analyzer
IObit Uninstaller uninstalling three programs
A Full Review of IObit Uninstaller, a Free Software Uninstaller
Belarc Advisor analysis
Belarc Advisor: A Complete Review
Defraggler v2.20.989 in Windows 8
A Full Review of Defraggler, a Free Defrag Program
Freemake Video Converter v4.1.10.42 in Windows 10
A Review of Freemake Video Converter, a Free Video Converter Program
MiniTool Partition Wizard Free
A Full Review of MiniTool Partition Wizard Free
A man at a desk producing music connected to his PC
The 8 Best Alternatives to GarageBand for Your PC
EaseUS Partition Master Free Edition list of disks
A Full Review of EaseUS Partition Master Free Edition
Screenshot of the DBAN download page
How to Erase a Hard Drive Using DBAN
DBAN, Darik's Boot and Nuke
A Full Review of DBAN, a Free Data Destruction Software Tool
EaseUS Todo Backup 2022 backup job
EaseUS Todo Backup Free: A Complete Review
Memory information in HWiNFO64 7.02
A Full Review of HWiNFO, a Free System Information Tool
AOMEI Backupper Standard v6 backup tab
AOMEI Backupper Standard: A Complete Review
An illustration indicating driver update tools on a computer screen.
10 Best Free Driver Updater Tools
Free registry cleaners
30 Best Free Registry Cleaner Programs
Sublime text editor
The 4 Best Free Text Editors for Windows & Mac
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A Free PC Cleaner? Is There Such a Thing?
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Carbon Copy Cloner 4: A Must-Have Backup App for Your Mac
MemTest86 v7.5
A Full Review of MemTest86, a Free RAM Testing Software Program
Smart Defrag disk defrag tab
Smart Defrag: A Full Review of the Free Defragmenter Tool
SugarSync logo
A Full Review of SugarSync, an Online Backup Service (January 2022)
PeaZip free file extractor in Windows 10
PeaZip Review: Extract Dozens of Popular Compressed Formats
Wise Registry Cleaner v10.1.1 in Windows 8
Wise Registry Cleaner: A Complete Review
Laptop hooked to back up
Buying Backup Software? Check Out This List of the Best Before You Do
Illustration of a DVD disc
A List of the Best DVD Ripper Software Tools
Select a location to start recovering screen in EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard Free
Recover Deleted Files for Free With EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard
UltraVNC v1.2
A Review of UltraVNC, a Free Remote Access/Desktop Program
Screenshot of the Mozy logo
What Was Mozy?
TreeSize Free v4.0.0 list of folders
A Full Review of TreeSize Free, a Free Disk Space Analyzer
Screenshot of Snappy Driver Installer Origin v1.9.0
Snappy Driver Installer Updates Your Outdated Device Drivers for Free
Patch My PC Updater
Patch My PC Automatically Installs Patches for Your Outdated Programs
Driver Easy v5.6.12
Driver Easy Is a Simple Way to Find and Download Outdated Drivers
DriverPack Solution expert mode
DriverPack: A Complete Review
Zoolz cloud backup logo
A Full Review of Zoolz, an Online Backup Service
Seagate SeaTools for Windows in Windows 8
A Full Review of Seagate SeaTools, a Free Hard Drive Testing Tool
DriverMax outdated drivers list
A Review of DriverMax: A Free Device Driver Manager and Updater Tool
HD Tune v2.55 in Windows 7
A Full Review of HD Tune, a Free Hard Drive Testing Tool
Paper shredder
32 Best Free File Shredder Programs (January 2022)
Geek Uninstaller v1.3.4.51 in Windows 10
A Full Review of Geek Uninstaller, a Free Software Uninstaller
Any Video Converter in Windows
27 Free Video Converter Programs and Online Services
Screenshot of the unzip online uncompress file page
Unzip-Online Review: A Free Online RAR and ZIP File Extractor
An illustration of a hard drive being tested to determine if there is anything wrong with it.
Think You Might Have a Hard Drive Problem? Test It for Free
KillDisk erase disk screen
What to Know About KillDisk (Free Data Destruction Software)
CD drive in laptop
The Best Free Software for Ripping Audio CDs
Records clerk standing on a laptop, searching through lateral file cabinets.
8 Free Programs for Finding the Largest Files on a Hard Drive
DiskCryptor v1.1.846.118 in Windows 7
DiskCryptor: A Complete Review