Utility that allows you to set hotkeys to do common tasks like running applications/folders/documents/web pages, audio mixer controllers, dial-up connections, hibernate, stand by, log off, shut down the system, paste text, ejecting your cdrom drives, controlling windows, Winamp and changing volume etc.
DeskLauncher is a desktop utility that provides an alternative method of launching applications, easier to use than Windows Start menu, and neater than having large numbers of desktop shortcuts.
Crazy Ball is a compact and convenient toolbar that gives you the opportunity to launch the most frequently used applications from a highly unusually organized set of buttons.
RecentX gives instant access to recently used Documents, Folders, Programs and Websites. It automatically tracks these recent items. No need to add your favorite files, etc. Common file operations can be performed without using a file manager.
Windows Launch Center
It can category shortcuts by your definition.1. Popular shortcuts 2. Folder shortcuts3. Program shortcuts include many categories4. Define shortcut name or icons
PS Hot Launch VVL
PS Hot Launch is meant to quickly run different applications, open documents, go to the right folders and web pages, send mail to a specified address, etc. PS Hot Launch is a perfect alternative to the Start menu and the Quick Launch panel.