Recommended tools

Through the years, we have grown accustomed to various tools for file and disk management, many of which function very well with AcuteFinder.  Some of them are listed below, along with a short description. All those tools are highly recommended and worth their asking price many times over.


WinZip for handling of file archives, like ZIP-files.  Undoubtedly, the best of the breed in this category.
ExamDiff from PrestoSoft to compare folders and files
Hex Workshop from BreakPoint software for viewing and editing files in hex mode
UltraEdit-32 from IDM Computer Solutions for editing of text documents
IrfanView by Irfan Skiljan for viewing of image files
Xplorer2 from for folder comparison, super file finder and a lot more
Diskeeper and Undelete from Diskeeper Corporation software, to defragment disks and to recover deleted files
F-prot virus scanner from FRISK Software International
O&O defrag from O&O Software in Germany


On our website,, you will find a more details about these programs, and other programs that we recommend to all serious PC users.