Sep 26, 2012

WinSCP 5.1

A new major release for WinSCP :  5.1

 - Includes translations:
   Czech, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Italian, Korean,
   Norwegian, Polish, Simplified Chinese, Slovak, Spanish, Swedish,
   Traditional Chinese
 - In addition to installing application executable file,
   it can install public key tools (Pageant, PuTTYgen) and
   create start menu items, desktop icons etc.
 - Also includes Windows shell extension for direct drag&drop downloads and
   console interface tool for running scripts from command-line
 - The installer includes Google Chrome recommendation.
   WinSCP application itself does not contain any ads.
   By using the installer you support WinSCP development.

Google Chrome 22.0

Google has released Chrome 22.0

CDBurnerXP 4.4.2

CDBurnerXP is now v4.4.2

NeoSmart Technologies EasyBCD 2.2

NeoSmart Technologies has released EasyBCD 2.2
This is a powerful boot manager, ideal to setup dual-boot

Sep 25, 2012

Microsoft .NET 2.0 SP2

Soft2base is now offering Microsoft .NET 2.0 SP2 instead of SP1

Note: this .NET 2 is not visible in the application tree but is needed for EasyBCD and CDBurnerXP on fresh Windows XP setup, i.e. when .NET 3 or 4 is not yet installed.

Sep 21, 2012

KeePass 2.20

KeePass 2.20 has been released 

KeePass 2.20 mainly features a KDBX file security enhancement, usability and integration improvements, and various other minor new features and improvements.

All changes:

PiriForm Speccy 1.18

PiriForm has release Speccy 1.18


  • v1.18.379 (20 Sep 2012)
    - Added detection of .NET version. 
    - Added Security Options to Operating System. 
    - Improved calculation method for System Uptime. 
    - Added Network Access to Sharing and Discovery. 
    - Operating System language is now displayed in full. 
    - Improved detection of hard drive manufacturers. 
    - Improved analysis of Active Power Scheme. 
    - Added support for 30 minute timezones. 
    - Time zone now recognizes GMT and UTC as the same thing. 
    - Time of last Windows update is now correctly interpreted. 
    - Fixed issue that could cause the webcam manufacturer to be incorrectly reported. 
    - 'Simple File Sharing' and 'File and Printer Sharing' are now correct on XP. 
    - Fixed Wi-Fi SSID reporting on Windows 7. 
    - Minor GUI improvements.

Slysoft Anydvd

Slysoft has released another minor version of Anydvd:

ChangeLog: 2012 09 20
- New (Blu-ray): Support for new Java based protection
- New (Blu-ray): Updated decryption keys
- New (Blu-ray): Improved region code removal
- New (Blu-ray): "Remove annoying adverts and trailers" no longer
  requires to have "Remove Blu-ray Region Code" enabled
- New (Blu-ray): Improved "Remove annoying adverts and trailers"
  to work better with some 3D discs
- Fix (Blu-ray): "Disable BD-Live" had to be enabled by the user
  for some discs to work
- New (DVD): Support for new copy protections
- Fix (DVD): Ripper "IFOProperties 6" error with some discs
- Some minor fixes and improvements

Note: until Sunday, September 30 2012 SlySoft offers a 20% discount on all products.

Sep 20, 2012

Apple iTunes 10.7

Apple iTunes 10.7 is now in the catalog

Notepad++ 6.1.8

Notepad++ is now v6.1.8

In this version, a regression of wrong behaviour  is fixed : a "No more disk space" message is displayed while saving an empty file.

Sep 14, 2012

Soft2base v2.1 has been released

Soft2base v2.1 is available for download.

The link remains the same:

When Soft2base 2.0 is started, you will be asked to choose to update or not.

The following items were fixed and/or added:
  • Soft2base GUI now in German and Portugues Brazil
  • 31 languages are available during the application setup.
  • More parallel downloads by default.
  • Added an animation during the application installation.
  • The Next button now offers to quit Soft2base after the installations
  • New dependency link between applications
  • Enhanced auto-update
  • More accurate log information
  • Existing versions are displayed without [a-z] characters.
  • More applications: 
    • TrueCrypt
    • EasyBCD
    • Microsoft Live Messenger
    • Microsoft Movie Maker

Oracle VirtualBox 4.2.0

Oracle has released a new major version of VirtualBox: 4.2.0

As for previous versions, there are drivers installed that require a user interaction, so the install is not fully silent :(

Sep 10, 2012

Oracle VirtualBox 4.1.22

Oracle has released VirtualBox 4.1.22
There will be soon a new major version 4.2. it is currently in Release Candidate 4

Sep 3, 2012

Sep 2, 2012

Infrarecorder 0.53

The CD/DVD burning tool Infrarecorder is now v0.53

Java 7 update 7 and Java 6 update 35

Oracle has fixed an important security breach in Java that was allowing a potential full remote access !
It is highly recommanded to upgrade to the latest version of v7 and v6:
  • Java
  • Java

Abiword site is back online

Now that the abiword website is back online, the Soft2base Catalog has been reconfigured to use this location.