Any self respecting consultant worth his salt knows the importance of screenshots. You never know when OSS would ask for the pictures 😀 And if you are preparing training material you just cann’t live without a screen capture utility(Thanks – Kristin, Rick, Leland). MWSnap is a free utility to exactly do that. Get your copy from here.
Tail for Windows
The other day I was talking to a unix admin and said “You know I have found a utility called tail” and admin smiled and said “Yeah right – about 30 years late”. What I actually meant was tail for windows. Tail is a beautiful program which lets you monitor ongoing log files in realtime. Get it from here
HTTPLook has helped me numerous times isolate pesky problems I encounter in web application environments. Quote from a client I was working “The best thirty dollars we spent on a product.”