Welcome to Glenn’s Eclectic Freeware.

This is the home of Desktop Info and Desktop Calendar.

I have chosen to be ‘selective’ so if you’ve come looking for the other projects that used to live here, you’re outa luck. They are way too old and irrelevant and I prefer to quietly bury them. If you look hard enough, you’ll find them around the traps.

I am also the current keeper of Snappy Driver Installer Origin, a free and open source Windows driver installation and update tool.

Leave a comment and tell me what other things might be interesting on this site.

By the way, that photo is taken by me just outside my home town. You can see my house on the hill in the distance.

New Host

I’m changing over to a new host this weekend so if you notice oddness with the web site or it goes off the air for a while or you posted in the forum and it mysteriously disappeared, that’s most likely the cause. It should be fine within 24 hours.

Desktop Info v1.10.1 Released

Version v1.10.1 Change 1: Fixed bug with logo not updating after ini change. Change 2: Fixed bug with not aligning correctly when the ‘bottom’ option is used. Change 3: Fixed contextmenu option not working. Change 4: More work converting internal routines to Unicode. Change 5: I believe I’ve resolved the stability issues. If you leave the “log-level=error” option on in…

Desktop Info v1.10.0 Released

Version v1.10.0 November 2018 Important changes from v1.8.0 and v1.9.0: In those versions I started moving config options out of the main ini file and into separate language files. I’m not happy with the way that’s working out so I’ve returned to making the desktopinfo.ini file the primary configuration file and the language files will simply override that if required….

Desktop Info v1.91 Released

Version v1.9.1 ————– October 2018 Change 1: Resolved some Unicode issues. Debug log is now unicode. Change 2: Fixed issue with not resetting it’s position after display size change.

Desktop Info v1.90 Released

Version v1.9 ———— October 2018 My primary objective in this release is to rework the raw data infrastructure so that I can store and move all the collected data and have better control over what data is displayed, charted and logged to csv. For now chart data remains pre-selected and the WMI item charts the first two numbers returned. In…

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