UltimateKEYS.info  Pieter-Degroote.info  GitHub Release  GitHub Testing

Considerations and Recommendations

uBlock Origin (unwanted content blocker)

In order to block a lot of unwanted content, such as tracking and malvertising, I usually install uBlock Origin.
This extension is a ‘wide-spectrum blocker’ which has proven to be very versatile and effective.


Bitwarden - Open Source Password Manager

For managing all passwords, secure notes, and to maintain a good attitude of ‘password hygiene’, I use Bitwarden.
Bitwarden is available in both a paid and free plan. The paid plan offers a few welcome extras.


Total Commander - File Manager (for Windows)

For easy but comprehensive file management, Total Commander can be considered a ‘Swiss knife’ for file management.
It also offers ‘side by side’ comparison of two files, a feature which I use a lot for creating the different scripts of UltimateKEYS.


IrfanView (and XnView) - Image Viewers

As comprehensive image viewers, Irfanview (and XnView) can be considered the ‘Swiss knives’ of image viewers, supporting a wide range of formats.
Overall, IrfanView feels somewhat a bit snappier, although only XnView MP has support for AVIF at this time...


Antivirus Software (for Windows)

In the past, I used different antivirus products on Windows. Since 2017, I use Windows 10’s built-in security.

For a second opinion, in case of doubt, I use VirusTotal, which allows uploading a file for scanning through 59 different reputable antivirus/antimalware engines.


UltimateKEYS.info  Pieter-Degroote.info  GitHub Release  GitHub Testing

Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.
UltimateKEYS is Free Software, licensed as GNU General Public License Version 3.
The documentation of UltimateKEYS is licensed as GNU Free Documentation License Version 1.3.