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[31 Aug 2009 | No Comment | ]
ControlPad – Launch Programs With The Numeric Keypad

Features Overview

Can execute any command through the numeric keypad.
Can also use words instead of numeric codes.
Highly customizable.

Review
ControlPad is a very interesting freeware program that can turn your numeric keypad into a Windows command execution system. You can execute any program through the numeric codes that you will choose, just like the speed dial on your phone. Even more, you can configure it to open a document, a web address or send a sequence of keystrokes once you input a code of your choice.

The program is fairly easy to use, once …

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[4 Aug 2009 | 9 Comments | ]
Find And Run Robot – Free Program Launcher

Features Overview

Easy to use, no configuration needed to run.
Extremely customizable.
Lightweight and fully portable.
Dozens of skins and plugins available.

Review
I was using Launchy to find an easy way to launch programs in my very crowded computer. I had no problems with it so far, maybe just the lack of more customization options was a bit annoying. Many of you recommended another freeware alternative, Find And Run Robot (FARR), a program made by Mouser from DonationCoder.com. I had it on my “to be tested list” for quite some time now and yesterday I …