Download Facebook for Windows - Best Software & Apps

  • Facebook

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    Windows
    Windows Phone
    iPhone
    Web Apps

    The ultimate social network

    8
    1948 votes
    • PROS: Easy to set up and use, Complete personal profile, Share links, photos, messages... easily, Many apps to customize your profile
    • CONS: Can get very addictive, Some users are concerned about privacy issues
  • Messenger for Desktop

    1.4.3

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    An unofficial free Facebook desktop client

    8
    3192 votes
    • PROS: Chat without opening Facebook, Facebook options are automatically imported, Same options as the official Facebook Messenger apps, Completely free, Safe to use
    • CONS: Unofficial app that isn't associated with or supported by Facebook, Interface is unimaginative
  • Messenger

    4.397

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    Windows
    iPhone
    Windows Phone
    Mac

    Official Facebook chat app for Windows 10 desktops and tablets

    7
    16230 votes
    • PROS: Official Facebook messenger, Clean simple interface, Integrated with Windows 10 toolbar, All your friends are there!
    • CONS: None of Facebook's other features, No video options
  • Facebook for Windows 10

    1.3.0.9

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    The free official Facebook app for Windows 10

    8
    2527 votes
    • PROS: Excellent user experience, Responsive controls, Ideal for Facebook use on tablets, Displays most important status updates
    • CONS: No new functions, Account and privacy options could be improved
  • Facebook Gameroom

    1.0.0.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Play your favourite Facebook games in a standalone app

    9
    456 votes
    • PROS: Personalized recommendations, Faster, smoother experience, Convenient shortcuts
    • CONS: Another app to manage
  • Free Facebook Video Downloader

    1.7.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Rip videos from Facebook

    8
    151 votes
    • PROS: Converts both video and audio, No download required
    • CONS: Some quality is lost in conversion, Can’t choose download file type
  • SaveFrom.net Helper

    5.4

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Download Video from YouTube Facebook and Elsewhere for Free

    8
    370 votes
    • PROS: Save from websites easily, Good download speeds, Mostly seamless
    • CONS: Popular/Russian websites only, Varies between websites
  • Facebook Messenger

    (Unofficial) (Chrome) 2.1.8

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Facebook Messenger in your broswer? Wait a minute...

    7
    4416 votes
    • PROS: It works!, Chat without other Facebook distractions
    • CONS: No improvements over website, No unique login
  • Facebook Notifications

    (for Chrome) (Chrome) 2.2.1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Facebook right in your Chrome browser!

    7
    470 votes
    • PROS: Practical, Attractive appearance, Events calendar is included
    • CONS: Requires posting permissions
  • Toolkit For Facebook

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    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A Chrome extension free automated toolkit for Facebook

    9
    103 votes
    • PROS: It has a great many features, The batch controls are great time savers
    • CONS: Not very useful for regular Facebook users, The premium tools have very limited uses
  • Facebook

    for BlackBerry 10 10.7.31.9

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Check and update Facebook on your BlackBerry 10 phone

    7
    171 votes
    • PROS: Compact and easy to use, Upload photos directly from your phone, Sync calendar, contacts, and messages, Share your location with Places
    • CONS: No video upload, Lacks some of the features of Facebook
  • Facebook Pro

    4

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Facebook, without the browser

    7
    2174 votes
    • PROS: Instant access to Facebook without a browser, No installation required, Manage Facebook Pro from your system tray
    • CONS: No options, Nothing new or unique to Facebook Pro, Not essential
  • Tipard Video Downloader

    5.0.22

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    It can download video from YouTube, Facebook, Yahoo, Dailymotion and others, and convert video to MP4, MOV, AVI, MKV and mor

    8
    17 votes
    • Facebook Video Call Plug-in Installer

      1.2.250.0

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Install Video Chat for Facebook

      7
      946 votes
      • PROS: Installation is easy
      • CONS: Still has some bugs
    • AnyMP4 Video Downloader

      6.0.50

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Download online videos from YouTube, Vimeo, Metacafe, Facebook, Dailymotion, Vevo, Yahoo and so on.

      8
      25 votes
      • Facebook Notifications

        (Chrome) 1.27

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        A Free Communication program for Windows

        9
        71 votes
        • Facebook Desktop for AIR

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Follow the Facebook timeline on your desktop

          6
          302 votes
          • PROS: Easy to install and use
          • CONS: Only shows the timeline: no other Facebook services, All links open in the web browser, Can't be minimized to system tray
        • Facebook Fast Delete Messages

          (Chrome) 0.3

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Free software to delete Facebook messages with a single click

          8
          191 votes
          • PROS: Facebook Fast Delete Messages will not require any type of payment., A small file size ensures a minimal memory footprint.
          • CONS: The last update apparently took place as far back as April 2012., There are only two languages which are currently supported.
        • Facebook for Chrome

          7

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows
          Mac

          Quickly view your Facebook feed

          7
          186 votes
          • PROS: Quick status updates, Handy birthday calendar, Access to most used Facebook features, Quick friend search
          • CONS: No Facebook Messenger integration, Can't reply to messages with add-on, Sharing to Facebook doesn't allow captions
        • Overwolf

          Beta 0.28.170.36556

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Facebook, chat, video capture and more in-game

          7
          132 votes
          • PROS: Easy to use, Great interface, Simple video capture, Share immediately
          • CONS: Can slow performance
        Softonic’s Best Rated Software for this topic
        #NameVersionVotesRatingPlatform
        11.4.331927.8Windows, Mac
        21.3.0.925277.5Windows
        34.397162307.3Android, Windows, iPhone, Windows Phone
        4421747.3Windows
        5(Unofficial) (Chrome) 2.1.844167Windows