Over the last six years, we have reviewed no less than 200 Windows tweaking and customization utilities. Most of the tweaking utilities that were released soon after the release of Windows 7 don’t offer full support for Windows 8 and Windows 10.
If you are looking for a free utility to alter the default settings of Windows 7, Windows 8 or Windows 10, you should try out Windows Tweaker.
Windows Tweaker free
Windows Tweaker, as the name implies, is yet another tweaking utility for Windows 7, Windows 8, and the latest Windows 10. Just like some of the popular tweaking utilities out there, Windows Tweaker also offers hundreds of tweaking options.
The user interface is elegant and is very easy to navigate. Since tweaks are available under different tabs and categories, the tool offers a search box.
Note that the current version of Windows Tweaker doesn’t include Windows 10 focused tweaks but most of the offered tweaks if not all work great on Windows 10.
Windows Tweaker includes settings to tweak and customize Windows Explorer (File Explorer), Start screen, Open with menu, registration, search, display settings, login screen and many other areas of the operating system.
You can setup God mode, add new items to the right-click menu and send to menu, customize Alt+ Tab view, customize Open with menu.
In addition those tweaks, there are options create large files (up to 10 TB!) and create special folders.
A portable version of Windows Tweaker is also available on the developer’s page. During our test, we noticed that the portable version is not as smooth as the installed version and we recommend you download the setup file and install it. You must have installed .NET Framework 4.5 to install and use Windows Tweaker.
Overall, Windows Tweaker is handy tweaking tool for Windows operating system. Although Windows Tweaker doesn’t include some the tweaks available in the popular Ultimate Windows Tweaker, it does include many tweaks that are not present in other tweaking software.
Windows Tweaker is absolutely free and comes with no strings attached. Visit the following page to download either the installer or portable version of the software.