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

    6.5.1

    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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • PPSSPP - PSP emulator

    1.0.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    Symbian

    The best PSP emulator for all platforms

    7
    476 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 are a bit complex for less experienced users
  • 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,
  • 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
  • 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
  • Shape Collage

    3.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Create beautiful photo collages in two clicks

    7
    112 votes
    • PROS:Very fast, You can create collages in any shape, Includes configuration settings, Saves to PSD (Photoshop)
    • CONS:You can't preview the actual collage until you save it
  • 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
  • Download Statusbar

    Firefox add-on 0.9.6.8

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Super-efficient downloads

    10
    5 votes
    • PROS:Fully integrated into Firefox download, Excellent configuration options, Auto-hides when not in use
    • CONS:None so far
  • 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,
  • 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
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