New in TweakMASTER

August 31, 2010 :: What's new in TweakMASTER 3.12?

  • DU Meter 5.0 is included in TweakMASTER PRO, with many new features and major improvements.
    Upgraded license is required if your license has been obtained before February, 2010.
  • WhoIs reverse IP lookup updated for compliance with the new ARIN web service results.
  • Tweaked optimization strategies for improved network performance.
  • New version check component which requires no user interaction unless new version is available.
  • Several bug fixes and cosmetic improvements.

January 8, 2010 :: What's new in TweakMASTER 3.04?

  • TweakMASTER has been updated for a better compatibility with localized versions of Windows Vista and Windows 7 (users of German Windows Vista are the most affected).
  • An optional Ask toolbar has been removed from TweakMASTER installer.
  • Several minor fixes and improvements.

September 4, 2009 :: What's new in TweakMASTER 3.02?

  • DNS Accelerator now has a warning about false anti-spyware alarms regarding "hosts" file modifications.
  • DNS Accelerator message about inability to access "hosts" file is better worded about Administrator rights.
  • TweakMASTER PRO is updated with DU Meter 4.16.

August 8, 2009 :: What's new in TweakMASTER 3.0?

  • Much broader support for modern operating systems and browsers: TweakMASTER fully supports Windows Vista and Windows 7 (both 32 and 64 bit), Windows Server 2008, Internet Explorer 7 and 8, Firefox 2.0 and 3.0 and more.
  • Improved optimization strategies and new tweaks allow for much better optimization of modern systems. Improvements up to 200% while browsing with Internet Explorer 8 on Windows Vista SP1 are possible.
  • DU Meter upgraded to DU Meter 4 in TweakMASTER PRO.
  • Network Settings Analysis (new feature): uses advanced heuristics to analyze computer's TCP/IP settings.
  • Much improved Network Optimization Wizard:More settings are tweaked, including Mozilla Firefox settings and Internet Explorer 8.0 (TweakMASTER exclusive!). Added support for faster wireless standards like 802.11n.
  • Reboot is no longer required in many cases (TweakMASTER can restart several network components without rebooting).
  • Fully rewritten Connection Throughput Measurement: tests not only download speed, but upload speed and network latency too. Exclusive to TweakMASTER: user-configurable number of simultaneous downloads and uploads, for more realistic browsing activity simulation.
  • HTML Report (new feature): Save currently active settings as HTML, along with custom comments. This feature lets you keep history of changes for easier and smarter tweaking.
  • Network settings reset (new feature): Repair Internet connectivity which has been botched by improper modifications made before TweakMASTER was installed. It will automatically rebuild TCP/IP stack parameters in the registry to a known good state.
  • DNS client (new feature):Investigates connectivity problems, can return both "concise" and verbose results, query any DNS server, send many types of queries, works both in UDP and TCP mode.
  • Connection Minder (new feature): TweakMASTER is able to execute user-specified programs upon detection of an active Internet connection. This feature is useful when you don't want programs to be started on Windows startup, yet want them to be available when you connect to the Internet (MSN, ICQ, Skype, etc.)
  • Network Connection viewer has been updated to fully support Windows Vista and Windows 7 (shows process name of the program that opened network connection, much faster on computers with thousands of active connections).
  • LinkFox now runs in "Protected Mode" just like Internet Explorer 7 and 8. Therefore users are better protected against online threats while using LinkFox. LinkFox has also been substantially updated to fully support Internet Explorer 7 and 8.
  • Many other improvements and bug fixes.

Upgrade Information

Registered users who wish to upgrade their license from an older version of TweakMASTER, please visit the TweakMASTER upgrade web page.