Handy Free Clock

Handy Free Clock

Download Editors' Rating:
3
Good
Average User Rating:
3.6
out of 7 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    1.5
  • Total Downloads:
    12,764
  • Date Added:
    Nov. 27, 2007
  • Price:
    Free
  • File Size:
    2.18MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    4
  • Platform:
    Windows

Editors' Review

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This alarm clock doubles as a timer, offering desirable features that, unfortunately, have limited range. Hands Free Clock sports a small, straightforward interface that displays a clock and lets you activate alarms, a stopwatch, and an egg timer. The desktop clock shows the time (including seconds) and the date and synchronizes with your system clock, but doesn't write to the system tray as do similar applications. The alarm feature lets you schedule as many alarms as you'd like, although scheduled alarms can only run once and are automatically deleted after use. Alarms come with user-input pop-up messages and can be associated with a WAV file. The stopwatch lets you count up to 60 minutes. The egg timer counts down the hours, minutes, and seconds you input and sets off a basic alarm sound as time expires. All told, although this freeware works decently, it's not hard to find more robust alarm clocks.
 
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User Reviews
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4 stars

"small and handy"

November 21, 2009  |  By mrsraj

 |  Version: Handy Free Clock 1.5

Pros

Well its good and serves the purpose it speaks of ..
you can keep on top all the time
see time
set alarms
use stopwatch for a standard 60 min
a egg timer which is a countdown timer and flexible to time

Cons

Well I would wish it offers few more options like setting it to a flexible taskbar or a toolbar of its own and offer flexible timing for stopclock too.
but it is limited and also serve small timer purpose
It helps me for my exam preparation

Summary

I would certainly recommend this to others. a small program timer.
It helps for exam preparation
A good reminder for procrastinators...

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4 stars

"Does what it should"

April 16, 2008  |  By lordmachiavelli

 |  Version: Handy Free Clock 1.5

Cons

Would be nice to be able to type a number in, instead of having to scroll down and click a number. I remember my grandfather's shanking hands, and if he were still around I don't think he'd be able to hold a mouse steady enough to reach 55 minutes.

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5 stars

"The best free PC alarm-timer that I have found."

April 02, 2008  |  By HenryECX

 |  Version: Handy Free Clock 1.5

Pros

Very convenient. Put a shortcut in your QuickLaunch tollbar.

Cons

I could live without the advertisement message.

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4 stars

"Works as advertised."

January 17, 2008  |  By jacobm

 |  Version: Handy Free Clock 1.5

Pros

First, its free. It works just as advertised. I needed something iwth both a up and down timer, and this fits the bill. No problems.

Cons

Big screen size. Not very customizable. A bit ugly. But hey, its free and reliable.

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 1.5
Version 1.5 includes unspecified updates.
General
Publisher Five O'clock Software
Publisher web site http://www.fiveoclocksoftware.com
Release Date November 27, 2007
Date Added November 27, 2007
Version 1.5
Category
Category Desktop Enhancements
Subcategory Alarms & Clock Software
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows NT, Windows Me, Windows 95, Windows XP, Windows 98, Windows 2000, Windows, Windows Vista
Additional Requirements Windows 95/98/Me/NT/2000/XP/2003 Server/Vista
Download Information
File Size 2.18MB
File Name hfcsetup.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 12,764
Downloads Last Week 4
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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