is where it’s at

By | May 14, 2016

Today is the official launch of our new weblog, We moved all the non-related Rizonesoft posts to Please show the same support at Petrichorpost you showed here on Rizonesoft. More coming soon Just a heads up; New Rizonesoft software coming soon and we are removing the timer on the downloads. We will also be launching two… Read More »

Notepad3 Build 289 Released

By | January 31, 2016

Notepad3 has been updated to Build 289. Thank you to everyone for the suggestions. In this release we updated the Scintilla component to version 3.6.3. We fixed the missing question marks and Wildcard Search on the search and replace dialog. We also added a new encryption feature from RaPeHoff’s build. Enjoy and keep us updated with bugs and… Read More »

Introducing Notepad3

By | January 17, 2016

I’ve always loved little Windows enhancements, like improved Notepad replacements. Specially because the default Windows Notepad has not been updated much over the past 20 years. One of these Notepad “enhancements” is Notepad2. Notepad2 is a free open-source lightweight Notepad replacement released in 2004, with features like line numbering and syntax highlighting, it is respected by most advance… Read More »

Rizonesoft needs You

By | October 4, 2015

Rizonesoft was created to give something back to the software community. We give everything away for free and this means we depend on our community (you) to make a contribution. Without your support we will never be able to reach our dreams. The easiest way for you to contribute to Rizonesoft is to make a small donation, but… Read More »

Cookies Complience

By | October 4, 2015

If a business is based in the UK you are legally required to tell visitors that your website uses cookies or other tracking technologies. is not based in the UK, but we figured it would be a good idea to let our visitors about our use of cookies. When you visit you will see a bar… Read More »

BIOS Beep Codes Viewer 1 Build 1036 Released

By | June 15, 2015

I finally got around to re-releasing the BIOS Beep Codes Viewer. This time around I replaced the icon with a nicer looking one. I worked on the interface and databases a little. I hope everyone likes the result. For those of you who are not familiar with the BIOS Beep Codes Viewer, below is a description about what… Read More »

The SARSDP-23 Secure Erase Algorithm

By | June 8, 2015

In this article I’ll try to explain the logic behind the Rizonesoft file overwriting method (algorithm) called the South African RSDP-23 method or SARSDP-23 for short. I will explain why it was necessary to develop another file overwriting method and my personal thoughts about overwriting methods, like the one developed by Peter Gutmann. I will also give you… Read More »

Doors Prototype

By | June 5, 2015

Before you download Doors, please keep in mind that this is a prototype version and is not functional! The reason for us publishing it now will become clear soon. Because Doors will be our flagship release, most other posts will link back to the Doors page. The main advantage of publishing software prematurely is that the user (you)… Read More »