Download Direct Connect - Best Software & Apps

  • StrongDC++

    2.42

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Improved version of DC++ for sharing P2P

    7
    109 votes
    • PROS: More secure downloading, Prevents corruption of files
    • CONS: Not many other users to share with
  • DC++

    0.831

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Share Files Online Without Limits or Restrictions

    8
    195 votes
    • PROS: Ideal for chatting and sharing files, Free software
    • CONS: Getting started could entail a bit of work, Downloads allowed from only one person at a time
  • Contacts +

    3.30.10

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    Windows
    Palm OS

    Direct social networking access inside your contacts list

    8
    15 votes
    • PROS: Connect to popular social networks, Lots of sorting options, Call or text directly within the app
    • CONS: Lengthly setup for external accounts, Scan for merging contacts doesn't always work, Lack of customization in options
  • ShakesPeer

    0.9.11

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Direct connect P2P client

    8
    19 votes
    • PROS: Simple interface, Saves your searches, friends and bookmarks, Search by type
    • CONS: Limited advanced search (size)
  • Easy DC Search

    1.2

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Search all Direct Connect (DC++) hubs.

    1
    1 vote
    • SplashMoney

      (BB) 4.1

      License
      buy Download
      Platform
      BlackBerry
      Palm OS
      Pocket PC
      Windows Mobile

      Organize your finances on the move

      10
      1 vote
      • PROS: Easily sync between PC and Pocket PC versions, Support for connecting with your account online, Highly customizable
      • CONS: No non-US banks supported for Direct Connect
    • DUPLICATE-FrostWire-HIDDEN

      5.6.9

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Free Gnutella client based on the Limewire code

      7
      64 votes
      • PROS: No advertising, Direct connect with a friend, Integrated media player, Filter out specific content
      • CONS: Unreliable chat, No Bittorrent support yet
    • LimeWire

      5.5.16

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Mac

      The world's fastest Gnutella P2P file-sharing application

      7
      1872 votes
      • PROS: Search new files, Direct connect with a friend, Integrated media player, Block adult content, Filter out content that copyright owners do not want to share, Lots of help files
      • CONS: Pop-up window asking you to buy PRO version, Torrent download function is a bit hidden