TweakHound's Super XP Tweaking Guide


Make your own free Tweaking Toolbox

Put the programs you like from this list into it's own folder in the Start Menu. (Right click on Start > choose Explore and Explore All User > create a folder named "Tweaks" in whichever one on the 2 folders you want the new menu item in > move the folders you want into that folder)

This is a collection of some of the best  freeware available. If you've got a suggestion for this page, contact me.

See my blog page The XP Freeware Machine for more tools and updated recommendations.

For the Tweaking Toolbox


System Info

System Cleaner


Tweak UI

X-Setup 6.6



SIW (System Information for Windows)

PC Wizard




Thunderbird - email client

Gmail - online email.

Other Good Stuff 




Other Cool Stuff

Avira AntiVir Personal


AVG Free


Windows Defender
Online Armor Free



RocketDock - app launcher

7-Zip - zipper / archiver