Download Desktop Tool - Best Software & Apps

  • Microsoft Word 2013

    15.0.4805.1003

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    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    iPhone

    One of the best word processors gets even better

    6
    11219 votes
    • PROS: Ribbon interface is easier to navigate, Performance improvements all around, Great reading mode, Documents and settings synced with Skydrive, Easy photo import
    • CONS: No Windows XP support, No escape from the ribbon interface, Some tools are hard to find
  • ColorPix

    1.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free and Streamlined Desktop Colour Formatting Tool

    8
    62 votes
    • PROS: This software offers a handy zoom function., There are additional colour schemes and palettes that can be downloaded.
    • CONS: The paid version is no longer available online., Full functionalities can only be enjoyed with the installation of the larger Color Scheme Studio.
  • ZenMate Desktop VPN

    3.4.9

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    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    A Free and Simple VPN Tool for Security and Privacy Online

    7
    30 votes
    • PROS: Simple and easy to use, Free tool , Android version available
    • CONS: Not compatible with versions prior to Windows 7, Better options available.
  • The Red Notebook

    0.8.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A free desktop diary

    7
    24 votes
    • PROS: Organize writing by day, Good search tool, Free
    • CONS: Can't import images or use HTML
  • BumpTop

    Free 2.1.6225

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Amazing 3D Windows desktop

    8
    2344 votes
    • PROS: Very intuitive, Impressive design, Customizable appearance, Icons behave like real-life objects
    • CONS: High system requirements, Beautiful, but not that useful after all
  • Remote Utilities

    5.6.0.3

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Remote desktop software with Active Directory support for Windows domain network

    7
    14 votes
    • PROS: Customize the Quick Connect module, so that your remote customers see your logo and welcome text., Administering PCs in a local network of any size., Select connection type: firewall bypass with Internet ID, or use and IP address/DNS name of the remote PC., Deploy the product in a network using a powerful toolset including built-in MSI Configurator and Remote Installation tool.
    • CONS: The program does not have a free option/version.
  • IconPackager

    5.1

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    Platform
    Windows

    Handy and Fun Icon Personalization Software for Personal Computers

    6
    276 votes
    • PROS: An extremely fun and user-friendly desktop tool, There are more than 1000 different icon options to choose from
    • CONS: There is no free trial version of Icon Packager, This software is currently not compatible with mobile phone architecture
  • Fast Desktop Recorder

    1.0.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Fast Desktop Recorder is a freeware screen video recorder tool that allows you to easily record screen activities

    6
    27 votes
    • Free Screen To Video

      2.0

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Easy, efficient tool to record on-screen activity

      6
      802 votes
      • PROS: Easy to use, Quick way to create desktop videos, Can capture sound and mouse events, Support for several video formats
      • CONS: Some minor problems when recording mouse events
    • Photo Combiner

      6.05

      License
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      Platform
      Windows

      Desktop background and foreground tool

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      No votes yet
      • Desktop Sidebar

        Beta 1.05.116

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        The desktop tool that lets you have it all

        8
        162 votes
        • PROS: Can check multiple e-mail accounts, Outlook integration excellent, Unobtrusive, Many different components to choose from, Lots of great skins
        • CONS: Sometimes crashes when initially adding new components, Development of components seems limited, Could cause problems on slower machines
      • AOL Removal Tool

        0.6

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        AOL Removal Tool helps users remove stubborn installations of America Online, AIM, and AOL Desktop.

        0
        1 vote
        • Tap Tempo

          1.03

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Tempo tool for desktop DJs

          8
          8 votes
          • PROS: Useful addition to Audacity etc, Accurate *
          • CONS: Could have had more features, *Relies on your ability to tap a beat well
        • LeaderTask

          7.6.4

          License
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          Platform
          Windows
          Android

          A complete organization tool for people on the go

          7
          12 votes
          • PROS: Schedule pop-up reminders, Good variety of customization options, Synchronize with Outlook and Google Calendar
          • CONS: Takes time to learn advanced features
        • Mockup Plus

          1.16

          License
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          Platform
          Windows
          Mac

          Mockup Plus

          10
          1 vote
          • MobiKin Assistant for Android

            3.2.19

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows
            Mac

            Best Tool to Manage EVERYTHING on Your Android Phones & Tablets through Desktop Computer

            8
            32 votes
            • Zimbra Desktop

              2.0.1

              License
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              Platform
              Windows

              AJAX-based collaboration tool

              6
              46 votes
              • PROS: Works well on and offline, Integrated mail and calendar client, Works with Yahoo!, Gmail and POP/IMAP servers
              • CONS: Lengthy installation and syncing, Many features are slow to respond
            • VueMinder Lite

              11.3.0

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Windows

              Complete calendar tool to organize your work

              7
              10 votes
              • PROS: Nice interface, Several calendar views, Multiple layer calendars, Support for recurring events and desktop reminders
              • CONS: Not compatible with other popular calendars - except for iCal
            • BetterSnapTool

              1.7

              License
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              Platform
              Mac

              Streamlined Tool to Crop and Adjust Desktop Windows

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              No votes yet
              • PROS: The latest version addresses a handful of previous functionality issues, A file size of only 17 megabytes will not affect most operating systems
              • CONS: Users will have to pay to download this application, The only language supported is English
            • Capture.NET

              Free Version 11.8.4620

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Windows

              A smart toolbox for your desktop

              7
              12 votes
              • PROS: Tons of applications in a tiny program, Great portable screen capture tool, No installation necessary
              • CONS: Buttons are too small
            Softonic’s Best Rated Software for this topic
            #NameVersionVotesRatingPlatform
            1Beta 1.05.1161627.6Windows
            2Free 2.1.622523447.5Windows, Mac
            35.12766.4Windows
            42.08026.1Windows
            515.0.4805.1003112195.8Windows, Android, iPhone