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  • 1.0 stars

    "Doesn't work"

    March 1, 2013  |   By ashishnaicker

    Version: CNET TechTracker 2.1

    Pros

    couldn't get it to work, so can't write anything here

    Cons

    couldn't get it to work, so can't write anything here

    Summary

    An error occurred during the scan: Error submitting scan results to server.
    Please try the scan again.

    If available, TechTracker will show the last successful scan results.

    If you continue to see this error please contact CNET TechTracker Support (http://www.cnet.com/techtracker) for further assistance.

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  • 4.0 stars

    "Saves me a lot of trouble remembering what to update!"

    February 16, 2013  |   By ralphster1

    Version: CNET TechTracker 2.1

    Pros

    Its all good for this software program.

    Cons

    No problems at all.

    Summary

    Really worth having to keep your software programs updated.

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  • 3.0 stars

    "nice additional way to track updates"

    February 16, 2013  |   By wdhyte

    Version: CNET TechTracker 2.1

    Pros

    interface to already downloaded updates
    quick scan link
    link back to cnet page online for more info
    ability to shut off or skip updates at client level

    Cons

    - often doesn't recognize an update newer than the one it is showing as being valid
    - have to pay attention to which updates may be chargeable before you download and install; only to have to remove it if you don't want to pay
    - doesn't always show items that need to be updated at the system level (i.e., update points for the OS or office)

    Summary

    pretty good/accurate little tool to keep watch over your system of what needs updating. I use it in conjunction with SECUNIA PSI for a more thorough view of my whole system

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  • 5.0 stars

    "I no longer need to WONDER IF I have the newest ."

    February 13, 2013  |   By PastorSylviaHelton

    Version: CNET TechTracker 2.1

    Pros

    No worry about having the latest in software..
    Do not have to go anywhere ..it comes up on screen.
    Took a LOT of time hunting downloads OFF my list of weekly things to do.
    Outstandingly GREAT.

    Cons

    I Personally find NOT ONE THING BAD with this .....

    Summary

    CAN NOT be BEAT...Super DELUXE....every computer operator needs this..so they can have more time enjoying it here..I tell everyone about this...

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  • 2.0 stars

    "Doesn't work correctly"

    February 10, 2013  |  

    Version: CNET TechTracker 2.1

    Pros

    Could be great

    Cons

    Wastes my time

    Summary

    After updating all softward and running another scan, TT reports that programs I just updated need to be updated again. What a pity, I used to like it.

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  • 3.0 stars

    "Good for tracking your installed sotware"

    February 7, 2013  |   By ddmarti1

    Version: CNET TechTracker 2.1

    Pros

    Shows when software is out of date

    Cons

    Hard to understand the update procedures

    Summary

    I really have not seen any benefit of this app due to the update process.

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  • 4.0 stars

    "Good all-round update advice"

    February 3, 2013  |   By cwoodsp

    Version: CNET TechTracker 2.1

    Pros

    Starts up with the PC and almost immediately indicates which updates are available. With the amount of apps/progs/distros (select your favourite term) installed on our machines, it is easy to lose track of how outdated some of them have become. Whilst most major software has automatic update and upgrade facilities, this is most definitely not the case for ALL installed software on my desktops and laptops. CNET tracker differentiates between my PCs - and tailors its responses accordingly.

    Cons

    As another reviewer pointed-out, the prompts to update no longer installed software, and prompts to update ALREADY current software, can be annoying. Well, fixing that is easy. You HIDE what you don't need reminding about! Very easily done on the Tracker page - and no more unnecessary reminders.

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  • 5.0 stars

    "WIN 8 Compatibility"

    January 31, 2013  |   By chandynimmycnet

    Version: CNET TechTracker 2.1

    Pros

    I thoroughly enjoyed CNET TechTracker with my previous PC operating on Win XP. But whether it adopts to WIN 8 is not clarified anywhere. Its downloadable WebSite specifies only the earlier Op Systems and not the latest one; Can anyone please suggest a way out.

    Cons

    Nil to my knowledge.

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  • 5.0 stars

    "Efficent Tool"

    January 30, 2013  |   By savymicheal

    Version: CNET TechTracker 2.1

    Pros

    Easily works in the backgroung to ensure your software is up to date. Very Simple and great tool.

    Cons

    None that I can think of at the moment.

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  • 1.0 stars

    "Garbage!!!!!!!!"

    January 26, 2013  |   By Barbarosa66

    Version: CNET TechTracker 2.1

    Pros

    none Does not work!

    Cons

    Since it does nothing but occupy space on the computer, I can not think of any thing good to say about it!

    Summary

    Do not waste the time to download CNET Tech Tracker, it is useless.

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