ObjectDock is a program that adds a skinnable dock to your Windows desktop. It is one of the most popular desktop enhancement programs available.  ObjectDock lets you organise short-cuts and running tasks onto an extremely customisable, attractive and fun animated dock that sits on the desktop. ObjectDock provides the users with  more control over how the desktop icons and shortcuits - they can be placed wherever they want ‘em. Among the other features are: Displays running tasks on your dock, put docklets on your dock, Icons zoom on mouse-over, user can change the appearance of the icons of running tasks and short-cuts, position dock on any edge of the screen, optionally hide Windows task bar, optionally represent running programs by snapshot of their window, skinnable, and optional swinging icons on mouse over.  ObjectDock for Windows 7, Vista, or XP can be downloaded at at www.stardock.com/products/downloads/objectdock.asp.  ObjectDockStar Plus has added features: adds tabbed docks, system tray support, additional mouse-over effects, multiple dock support, taskbar grouping, and more.


Synchredible, developed by ASCOMP Software GmbH, can synchronise folders and drives with only one click the easy way, Features: supports defining of scheduled jobs for data synchronisation data backup; network support integrated for data synchronisation between local area networks (LAN); Real Synchronisations: Synchredible supports both synchronisations in one and two directions. The application can recognise changes automatically and create protocols of new and changed data; As backup strategy: Synchredible can be used for data backup operations onto internal or external drives (USB1.1/2.0 supported). The 3.8M Synchredible v3.002 (11th April 2010) for Windows 7, Vista, 2003, XP, 2000, 2008 can be downloaded at www.ascomp.net/synchredible/synchred.exe.


Calibre, developed by Kovid Goyal,  is comprehensive tool for the management of digital texts. It is a free and open source e-book library management application. The features of Calibre can be broadly categorised into these categories: Library Management, E-book conversion, Syncing to e-book reader devices, downloading news from the web and converting it into e-book form, comprehensive e-book viewer, and content server for online access to your book collection. Calibre is supported by a vibrant open-source community with half a dozen developers and dozens of dedicated testers and bug reporters.  Calibre can be downloaded at http://calibre-ebook.com/ download_osx, http://calibre-ebook.com/download_linux, and
http://calibre-book.com/download_windows. A demo on Calibre can be watched at http://calibre-ebook.com/demo.