Download Configuration - Best Software & Apps

  • Viber

    5.6.0.2415

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    Windows
    iPhone
    Windows Phone
    Mac

    Call and text free over 3G and Wifi

    7
    1073 votes
    • PROS: Very simple to use, Notifies you of contacts who are on Viber, Decent call quality, Send photos and videos, Stickers and emoticons to liven up chats, Group messaging with up-to 100 people, Hold & Talk feature
    • CONS: You may have to convince friends to switch to Viber
  • Cheat Engine

    6.7

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    The tool for games mods (and a little more)

    7
    11139 votes
    • PROS: Complete memory scan, Tons of configuration modes, Includes tutorial
    • CONS: Not user friendly, Can't use for online game
  • Microsoft .NET Framework

    4.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    The fourth generation of the .NET Framework platform

    6
    520 votes
    • PROS: Easy to install, No configuration needed
    • CONS: Requires system restart
  • Logitech Webcam Software

    2.80

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Drivers for Logitech webcams

    6
    763 votes
    • PROS: Convenient step-by-step installer, Excellent control application, Includes the messaging application Logitech Vid, Test configuration
    • CONS: Nothing worth mentioning
  • PDF-XChange Viewer

    2.5.313.1

    License
    try Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Attractive PDF reader and editor

    7
    951 votes
    • PROS: Fast and easy on computer resources, Nice editing options, Extensive configuration options
    • CONS: Cannot create documents, Substandard help, Editing features stay enabled unless specifically disabled, which can lead to mistakes
  • Songr

    2.0.2235

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Goodbye P2P! Download MP3 music quickly from the web

    4
    1021 votes
    • PROS: Simplifies searching for MP3s , No configuration required , Immediate downloads
    • CONS: No ability to resume interrupted downloads , Can't choose individual functions
  • Download Accelerator Plus

    (DAP) 10.0.6.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Painless, fast downloads

    7
    437 votes
    • PROS: Simple to use, Lots of options for speeding up downloads, Automatically searches for mirrors, Can tweet downloads directly, Great configuration options
    • CONS: Irritating toolbar and search engine during set-up
  • FRAPS

    3.5.99

    License
    try Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Take screenshots, videos and check the framerate of your games

    6
    1443 votes
    • PROS: Lightwieght, Easy to use, Good configuration settings
    • CONS: No video conversion options
  • Balabolka

    2.11

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Excellent free text-to-speech app

    7
    132 votes
    • PROS: Excellent configuration options, Timer, File management tools, Supports a large range of file formats
    • CONS: Text-to-speech quality can vary
  • PPSSPP - PSP emulator

    1.0.1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    Windows
    Symbian

    Great PSP emulator

    7
    16 votes
    • PROS: Lots of configuration options, No installation required, Ability to capture screenshots, Saves the state of the console, Perfect emulation of PSP games
    • CONS: Advanced settings may be complex for the less experienced
  • Ma-Config

    7.1.3

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Profile Your Computer's Hardware and Software Configuration for Free

    7
    15 votes
    • PROS: Identify your system's hardware and software components, Store your profile for later recovery, Download the correct drivers for optimum performance,
    • CONS: Appears to be no longer in development replaced by a cloud application from the same company,
  • Bonjour

    1.0.6

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A Free Networking Tool From Apple Computers

    6
    40 votes
    • PROS: There is a zero-configuration option, Still does its job even though it is old,
    • CONS: There are more current programs that will help you create a network, Modern versions of this software are easier to use,
  • Power Data Recovery

    4.6.5

    License
    try Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Quick, efficient recovery tool for lost files

    7
    146 votes
    • PROS: Three modules with different scanning depths, Easy to use, no configuration needed, Can pause and resume recovery process, Lets you preview files about to be recovered
    • CONS: As with any other similar tool, it may not work with all files
  • WiFi Protector

    3.3.36.304

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android

    Protect your Wifi connection from external users

    7
    175 votes
    • PROS: Simple configuration, IP addressed correctly masked, Provides list of trusted devices and networks, Used to bypass regional restrictions
    • CONS: You may have to install extra programs (Silverlight), Occasional disconnections
  • WinSCP

    5.1.8

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Safe, open-source file transfers

    7
    53 votes
    • PROS: Ensures FTP transfers are secure, Supports session saving, 2 interface styles, Excellent security configuration, Pared-down style
    • CONS: Not as simple as other FTP clients, Takes a while to configure security settings
  • Microsoft Remote Desktop Connection

    8.0.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Connect to a Windows based computer from your Mac

    5
    9 votes
    • PROS: Easy to setup and connect, Lots of configuration preferences, Slick new interface,
    • CONS: Not as functional as Windows version, Connections can be unstable,
  • Safari AdBlock

    2.36.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Block ads in Safari

    4
    308 votes
    • PROS: Works immediately without configuration, No need to access System Preferences
    • CONS: Can't see what's blocked on each site
  • XviD4PSP

    5.0.37.8

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Full featured video converter for PSP, iPod, iPhone and more

    7
    155 votes
    • PROS: Nice design: attractive and easy to use, Exhaustive configuration settings, Support for many video formats
    • CONS: Takes a while to learn how to use
  • Deluge

    1.3.3

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Fast, easy, full featured BitTorrent client

    7
    45 votes
    • PROS: Clear, nicely designed interface, Very light on resources, Great transfer speed, Complete configuration menu
    • CONS: A bit unstable
  • Download Accelerator Manager

    4.5.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Compact, efficient internet downloads

    7
    132 votes
    • PROS: Good internet integration, Proxy access, Excellent configuration options
    • CONS: Looks old fashioned, Not much help
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