Download Explorer - Best Software & Apps

  • Internet Explorer 10 for Windows 7

    10.0.9200.16521

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Internet Explorer 10 finally comes to Windows 7

    7
    1329 votes
    • PROS:Performance improvements, Do not track enabled by default, Support for add-ons, Isolates browser from rest of the OS
    • CONS:Some antiquated interface elements remain,
  • Internet Explorer 7

    7

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    You wanted it easier and more secure

    7
    1532 votes
    • PROS:Sleeker interface, Good RSS integration, Simple favourites menu, Tabbed browsing
    • CONS:Disappointing anti-phishing filter, Complicated installation process, No drop down view for RSS feed items, Tends to lag, Doesn’t fully embrace the latest web standards
  • Internet Explorer

    5.2.3

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Microsoft's now discontinued browser for Mac

    4
    1891 votes
    • PROS:Nostalgic
    • CONS:Doesn't render web pages properly, Constantly crashes, Slow and unstable, Abandoned software
  • Internet Explorer 9

    Windows 7 32-bit 9.0.8112.16421

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Microsoft's browser is becoming more up-to-date

    7
    1309 votes
    • PROS:Faster, multicore Javascript engine , Support for HTML5 and CSS3, Privacy and security options, Performance center for extensions
    • CONS:Only compatible with Windows 7 , Limited catalog of extensions , Too slow and resource-intensive
  • Internet Explorer 9 64-bit

    Windows 7 64-bit 9.0.8112.16421

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    The latest edition of the web's most popular browser

    6
    325 votes
    • PROS:Faster multicore JavaScript engine, Support for HTML5 and CSS3, Very well integrated with the operating system, Sleek interface
    • CONS:Basic HTML5 support
  • Internet Explorer 11 for Windows 7

    11.0.29

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    The preview version of Internet Explorer 11 for Windows 7 (32 bits)

    7
    385 votes
    • Internet Explorer 6

      6 Service Pack 1 (SP1)

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Free Software for Microsoft Users

      6
      378 votes
      • PROS:Stable and reliable, Free to download and use
      • CONS:Only suitable for Windows users, Can be tricky to install
    • Internet Explorer 8

      (XP, Vista) 8

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Microsoft gets back on track with a promising web browser

      7
      3427 votes
      • PROS:Standard compliant, Interesting new features: Accelerators, Web Clips, New InPrivate browsing, Protection against online scams and malware
      • CONS:Accelerators are tied to Microsoft's online services, Privacy issues in Suggested sites
    • Internet Explorer 10 for Windows 7

      64 bit 10.0.9200.16521

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Internet Explorer 10 finally comes to Windows 7

      6
      152 votes
      • PROS:Performance improvements, Do not track enabled by default, Support for add-ons, Isolates browser from rest of the OS
      • CONS:Some antiquated interface elements remain,
    • Windows File Explorer

      Beta 0.6

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      A Free Alternative To The Functions And Settings You Have On Windows Now

      6
      94 votes
      • PROS:The preview function on the bottom left is far bigger than standard Windows preview, It is tiny change but it may allow you to streamline your sorting and filing process, The search function may be improved (which is amazing for Windows 10),
      • CONS:Getting it to work on some Windows 10 devices is tricky, Some of the functions are not part of Windows 7 and Windows 10, Such a minor change may be unimportant to some people,
    • ES File Explorer

      (File Manager) 4.0.4.1

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android

      Manage and access your files

      7
      50 votes
      • PROS:Lot of options, Deep customization, Organize your device internally
      • CONS:May be complicated for novice users
    • Root Explorer

      License
      try Download
      Platform
      Android

      A Full Version Tools & Utilities app for Android

      8
      4 votes
      • Total Commander

        7.56a

        License
        try Download
        Platform
        Windows
        Android
        Pocket PC
        Windows Mobile

        Based on Windows Explorer but with more functionality

        8
        209 votes
        • PROS:Highly customizable, Includes nice extra tools
        • CONS:Not user friendly for beginners, Quite plain interface
      • Adblock Plus for Internet Explorer

        1.5

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Unlock the Web with a Free Adblocking Service

        4
        53 votes
        • PROS:Improved browsing all round, White-list service to support favourite sites, More security,
        • CONS:Can be harmful to sites' revenue,
      • Web Browser & Explorer

        varies-with-device

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Android

        A free Social app for Android

        -
        No votes yet
        • Internet Explorer

          Windows Vista 32-bit 9.0.8112.16421

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          The latest edition of the web's most popular browser

          5
          99 votes
          • PROS:Faster multicore JavaScript engine, Support for HTML5 and CSS3, Very well integrated with the system, Sleek interface
          • CONS:Basic HTML5 support
        • Q-Dir

          5.41

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Free multi-pane file explorer for Windows

          8
          74 votes
          • PROS:Multi-pane interface makes file management easier, Several layouts to choose from, Color code for files
          • CONS:No extra tools like you find in other Explorer alternatives
        • iPhone Explorer

          2.2

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows
          Mac

          Browse and change your iOS device file tree

          5
          160 votes
          • PROS:Browse the file tree of iOS
          • CONS:Unstable, Difficult to manage files, Potentially dangerous
        • Process Explorer

          15.23

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Find active processes and DLLs in your system

          8
          24 votes
          • PROS:Runs quickly , Option to refresh, Option to change opacity
          • CONS:Help file does not open
        • Google Toolbar IE

          per Internet Explorer 7.0.1710.2246

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Add the power of Google to Internet Explorer

          6
          111 votes
          • PROS:Faster, easier Google searches, Fully customizable, Great new tab page, Excellent launcher for websites and apps
          • CONS:No support for Google Reader, A bit unstable
        Softonic’s Best Rated Software for this topic
        #NameVersionVotesRatingPlatform
        110.0.9200.1652113296.8Windows
        2715326.8Windows
        3(XP, Vista) 834276.7Windows
        4Windows 7 32-bit 9.0.8112.1642113096.5Windows
        55.2.318914.3Mac