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TODO - I have shitloads of notes in my backlog.

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An incredibly popular operating system, and a benchmark from to many other applications and newer operating systems are compared.

I used it, and although it needed heavy modification, I did love it. It's still in my toolkit just in case I need a complete operating system to use software in my archives.

Released 2001-10-25



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(2008-09-25)

  • Tweak UI 1.33

    • Windows 2000, Windows NT, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98 or Windows 95.
  • Annoyances.org: TweakUI Download
  • Seems to be abandoned.

    • A replacement for more recent versions of Windows has not been discovered.
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https://www.karenware.com/powertools/karens-replicator-backup-utility

A straightforward mirroring tool, with scheduling, exclusion and other useful features.

Instead of fucking around with some sort of special utility, Karen's Replicator just does the job. I believe this was my first introduction to her software.

As the author is deceased, Joe Winett has taken over its updates.



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