Results 1 to 4 of 4
  1. #1
    Silver Lounger
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    Qawra, St. Paul's Bay, Malta
    Posts
    1,652
    Thanks
    223
    Thanked 16 Times in 15 Posts

    SIW (System Information For Windows)-Home Edition

    When my friend opens SIW (Home Edition) on her XPSP3 laptop and checks for updates she is told there is an updated version available, and the program gives a link to the website where in theory the updated version can be downloaded from. However, neither I nor she can find any download link for the update on the website. I tried to register her for the SIW forum, but every time I succeeded in entering all the required information and clicked submit registration the web page "disappeared" and I had to click refresh and then enter the info again. This soon got too tedious, and I know from previous experience that the software maker, although he gives an email contact link, does not respond to emails about the free Home Edition.

    If someone can give me a link to the download for the latest version of the Home Edition I would be grateful. (I don't have access to the laptop at present, but the name of the latest version ended with z).

    Thanks and regards,
    Roy
    OS Dual Boot Windows 10 Pro 64 Bit & Windows 7 Pro With SP1 64 bit. (Intel Core i7 7700 Kaby Lake Processor -Asus B150 Pro (LGA1151) Motherboard-GTX550 Ti DirectCU Graphics Card-Memory 16 GB DDR4)

    Roy Whitethread

  2. #2
    Administrator satrow's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2009
    Location
    Cardiff, UK
    Posts
    4,994
    Thanks
    395
    Thanked 659 Times in 554 Posts
    Hi Roy,

    From what I see on the site, the newest version is "SIW 2013 v4.4.0514 Home Edition (BETA) for Windows 8 x64" so I assume they're trying to capture a lost audience of W8 users.

  3. #3
    Super Moderator BATcher's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2008
    Location
    A cultural area in SW England
    Posts
    3,556
    Thanks
    36
    Thanked 212 Times in 189 Posts
    Roy, you might like to look at a (hardware-orientated) alternative to SIW, called HWiNFO.
    BATcher

    milliHelen (sub-unit): that quantity of female facial beauty sufficient to launch a single ship

  4. #4
    4 Star Lounger SpywareDr's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2009
    Location
    Riviera Beach, Maryland, USA
    Posts
    497
    Thanks
    11
    Thanked 52 Times in 43 Posts
    The latest version is SIW 2013 v4.4.0514, System Information for Windows. Copyright (c) 2005-2013 Gabriel Topala

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •