Download Laptop - Best Software & Apps

  • Free WiFi Hotspot

    3.6.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A Free Tool to Make Your Laptop a WiFi Hotspot

    8
    408 votes
    • PROS: Free – zero trials or limitations, Available for both Windows and Mac
    • CONS: Connection stability could be an issue at times, Not a practical WiFi-extending solution
  • Synaptics Touchpad Driver

    (64 bits) 15.1.22

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Drivers for the touchpad of your laptop

    6
    488 votes
    • PROS: New options in the Mouse panel, Animated notification icon
    • CONS: Nothing worth mentioning
  • Adjust Laptop Brightness

    2

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Save battery and control screen brightness

    5
    513 votes
    • PROS: Saves battery life, Optimizes laptop or desktop display
    • CONS: Only for Windows machines, One-time payment required
  • Synaptics Touchpad Driver

    16.3.15.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Re-Install The Drivers For Your Laptop Touch Pad For Free

    6
    436 votes
    • PROS: Installing this driver is easier than installing other drivers on a laptop, It may open up new functions that you didn't previously have
    • CONS: Most people will never need this driver, It will not work for some laptops
  • GarageBand

    10.1.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac
    iPhone

    Record and mix your own music for free

    6
    174 votes
    • PROS: Free to download and use, Create music right on your laptop
    • CONS: Limited features compared to Logic Pro, Not available for other OS
  • Chromecast

    1.12.32

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    iPhone

    Allow you to stream media to your TV or speakers using your phone, tablet or laptop.

    8
    33 votes
    • WiFi Password Dump

      1.0

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      How helpful is WIFI Password Dump?

      7
      318 votes
      • PROS: Provides a great deal of functionality given that it is a freely available app, Helpful part of a security regime for things like corporate laptop inspections, Works with all types of PCs
      • CONS: No graphical user interface
    • Microsoft Streets & Trips 2013

      18.00.23.0300

      License
      buy Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Plan out your roadtrip in advance

      7
      15 votes
      • PROS: Tailor your trips by a variety of different factors, Ability to personalize your maps, Connect your GPS receiver to your laptop to navigate
      • CONS: Very large program file, Clunky interface graphics
    • Bitdefender Total Security

      2018

      License
      buy Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Security tailored to your experience level

      8
      498 votes
      • PROS: Lots of security options and tools, Special modes for laptop users and gamers, High autonomy of function, Suitable for beginners and experienced users, Backup feature, Rescue mode, Also available for Mac, Android and iOS
      • CONS: Can't schedule scans, Set-up process quite long
    • Bitdefender Internet Security 2018

      18.11.0.837.104917

      License
      buy Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Complete protection for your PC

      7
      814 votes
      • PROS: Protects computer in different areas, Easy to use, Three different interface designs, Special Games and Laptop modes
      • CONS: Lengthy installation
    • Laptop Battery Optimizer

      5.9

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Laptop Battery Optimizer gives more juice!

      6
      38 votes
      • DPS

        1.0

        License
        buy Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Enhance your audio for better music, movies and more

        -
        No votes yet
        • PROS: Enhances audio from your laptop, For use with a several mediums
        • CONS: Monthly payment required, Can’t be used with conventional audio devices.
      • HP EliteBook 8440p Notebook PC Driver

        varies-with-device

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Cool Laptop for Executives

        -
        No votes yet
        • PROS: Very slick and stylish design, Good quality loud speakers
        • CONS: Tends to overheat, A bit on the pricy side
      • BATExpert

        1.7.2.11

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        BATExpert gives you a crystal-clear vision of your laptop battery health status. It then recommends upgrade if appropriate.

        6
        9 votes
        • Burger Roller Ride

          1.0

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Android

          Welcome Kids! If you want to play an exciting game on a mobile phone or laptop, then this game is just for you.

          -
          No votes yet
          • Prey

            1.3.6

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows

            Find your stolen laptop

            7
            208 votes
            • PROS: Highly detailed reports, Control the computer via a web panel, Support for geolocation, Takes screen snapshots and webcam photos
            • CONS: Not very useful if your computer is formatted
          • Laptop Alarm

            2.2

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows

            Alarm to protect your laptop from theft

            7
            90 votes
            • PROS: Triggers an alarm if your laptop is stolen, Disables your laptop's main functions, Easy to activate and deactivate
            • CONS: Not 100% reliable in going off, Could be embarrassing if set off accidentally
          • HP EliteBook 8460p Notebook PC Driver

            varies-with-device

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows

            Stable Laptop for Professionals

            -
            No votes yet
            • PROS: Elegant design, Long battery life
            • CONS: A bit bulky, Rather narrow viewing angles
          • Dell Inspiron N5050 Intel Graphics Driver

            8.15.10.2342

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows

            Don't Miss the Dell Inspiron N5050 Intel Graphics Driver

            -
            No votes yet
            • PROS: Essential for running a Dell Inspiron N5050 laptop, Quick and easy installation process
            • CONS: You may need to check the online manual beforehand, Not compatible with devices other than the Dell Inspiron N5050.
          • Notebook Hardware Control

            (NHC) Pre Release 6 2.0

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows

            Control panel for your laptop

            7
            76 votes
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