PowerTools Lite 2013

PowerTools Lite 2013

Average User Rating:
3.5
out of 16 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    2.1.0.1200
  • Total Downloads:
    23,607
  • Date Added:
    November 08, 2012
  • File Size:
    7.2MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    20
  • Operating Systems:
    Windows 2000/XP/2003/Vista/Server 2008/7/8

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4 stars

"Nice little app."

April 05, 2013  |  By tydicea

 |  Version: PowerTools Lite 2013 2.1.0.1200

Pros

Free, does what it says

Cons

none that I found yet

Summary

After reading an article on ransom-ware wreaking havoc on the internet I wanted to bolster the security of my PC. This little app has an immunizer feature that helps protect your system from malicious websites by downloading a blacklist which it then adds to your hosts file. I also tested HostsMan which is more feature rich, but intimidating to a non-techie. Ease of use make PowerTools Lite a great addition to a PC's security arsenal.

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5 stars

"Easy to use cleaner"

November 20, 2012  |  By Taffy80

 |  Version: PowerTools Lite 2013 2.1.0.1200

Pros

I agree with the previous comments that this is really easy to use and it does it's job. I give extra plus for the ability to clean the MRU files with the registry cleaning; one thing less to do.

Cons

Can't think of anything specific as a con. Not a big thing, but would like to be able to change the color of the interface. It was possible in one software that I used.

Summary

Nothing beats a freeware, so I recommend this to everyone with a computer. I don't consider myself as a skillful users, but I do know my way around a computer. So far I have liked this software alot, and will continue using it.

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4 stars

"Good cleaner"

November 17, 2012  |  By Redstripepants

 |  Version: PowerTools Lite 2013 2.1.0.1200

Pros

I was suprised, that it actually found troijan from my computer (I haven't even noticed about that). Yeah, it's clean and simple, but I dont know how difficult those programs are to use, anyhows (comparing to other programs in the market). I must use this more to say anything more. Online-threats are noticed themselves less, tho.

Cons

Well, it costs. I don't know, how much better this is comparing to CCleaner for example. However, it's really cheap and I think you can get more profit of buying one. I must think about that, when trial is over.

Summary

After all, I can recommend this to everyone - expecially for those, who are not that good of using computer. I didn't noticed any system messing (like that one review told) but I don't know then. I like this and it's a good product!

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5 stars

"Easy and simple product, does what it promises"

November 15, 2012  |  By Synsan

 |  Version: PowerTools Lite 2013 2.1.0.1200

Pros

- Clean user interface
- Many languge-options to choose
- Easy to use and simple
- Freeware
I must say, that I have this program only at Windows 7 and it's working perfectly. I'm semi-skillful using computer, but even I try to keep it clean, it still was full of everything stupid stuff.
All was clean by couple button cliks! Nice :)

Cons

I haven't found errors from this, althought I haven't been using this product for long.

Summary

I am very basic computer-user and for me this works. I can recommend this to all, who want to keep their computer clean. It really is easy and simple and do things very fast :) (and everybody need's this kind of program, there's always _something_ to clean)
And, if using programs in english is hard, there's 18 different languages to choose!

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1 stars

"Corrupted Program/Computer!"

November 12, 2012  |  By scottls59901

 |  Version: PowerTools Lite 2013 2.1.0.1200

Pros

It's Freeware, and Easy to install (un-ticked add-on).

Cons

1. In Default supposedly Safe Mode Reg Cleaner, it corrupted my Macrium Reflect (had to reinstall).

2. I tried their passive Immunize (adds 14k+ Bad site/blocks to the System Hosts file...).
My system immediately got slower, and my KIS 2013 Safe Money stopped working in FireFox 15.0.1.!?

a. I submitted a System Status report... to KIS forum, and they came back to say that JVT had corrupted my System Hosts file.
b. I had to Remove JVT Immunization (Restore...)/reboot, and run MS Fix-It to restore my Hosts file to Default.

My computer is fast again! :o)

Summary

I'll stick with CCleaner, that I've never had a problem with for years (I still back-up/Reg though).

I Never Run As Admin!- Any Reg/File Cleaner, as they Have deleted Protected System files...!

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Full Specifications

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General
Publisher Macecraft Software
Publisher web site http://www.macecraft.com
Release Date November 01, 2012
Date Added November 08, 2012
Version 2.1.0.1200
Category
Category Utilities & Operating Systems
Subcategory System Utilities
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows 8, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2000, Windows Server 2008, Windows, Windows 7, Windows 2003
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 7.2MB
File Name PTLite_setup.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 23,607
Downloads Last Week 20
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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