WinPatrol is a small software, which give you ability to detect and prevent changes to important Windows settings. WinPatrol was the first program to use a behavioral approach to detect new changes due to infiltrations and Zero-Day attacks. WinPatrol continues to add unique features and remains the smallest, fastest system monitor of its kind. Install WinPatrol anytime you rebuild or purchase a new computer. A snapshot of critical system locations and resources is recorded so if anything changes you’ll know what changed and when! WinPatrol runs on Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8.x, & supports Windows 64 bit features without conflicts with other programs. The addition of WinPatrol provides a layered security approach required when even legitimate programs try to install unwanted toolbars.
• Detect and Review New Auto-Startup Programs
• Alerted you to New Browser Add-Ons like BHO’s and Tool Bars
• Alerts you to newly installed Window Services
• Alerts you to creation of Scheduled Tasks
• Alerts you and Locks Changes to File Type Associations
• Alerts you to newly registered ActiveX components
• Alerts you to changes in IE Home and Search pages
• Alerts you to changes in the Windows HOST File
• Lets you know if your AutoUpdate or UAC settings change
• Add/Remove and Review Auto-Startup Programs
• Automatically Disable Reoccuring Startup Programs
• Delay Auto-Startup programs for quick bootup
• Review and Remove unwanted Scheduled Tasks
• Remove Unwanted Browser Add-Ons like BHO’s and Tool Bars
• Review, Display and Kill Multiple Running Tasks with a single click
• Review, Stop and Control Window Services
• Manage and Automatically Remove Unwanted Cookies
• Review and Edit your Windows HOST File
• Review and Remove Hidden Files
• Track Date/Time when programs are first detected on your system
• Multiple System Report Options
WinPatrol PLUS Features:
* Keep a personal notes on files listed by WinPatrol
* WinPatrol keeps track of the data & time files were first detected
* Remove unwanted toolbars
* Delay the startup time for quicker boot time
* Share information on files with other WinPatrol users
* Kill multiple tasks with a single click
* Disable reoccurring autorun programs
What’s new in V33.6.2015.1 (posted June 28th)
• Added feature on PLUS tab for direct access to the Newsletter.
• Fixes bug that was causing repeat alerts.
• Fixes issues with WinPatrol crashing.
• Fixes issue where data in the start-up tab would become invalid after moving a program to the delayed tab.
• Fixes issues with delaying programs run via RunDll.
• Enhanced start-up logic to include more start-up programs.
Homepage – http://www.winpatrol.com