Download Local Network - Best Software & Apps

  • Wireless Network Watcher

    1.91

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Discover intruders on your Wi-Fi network

    7
    557 votes
    • PROS: Quick and simple scan of your local network, Icons for each device, Export data in various formats, Background scanning
    • CONS: No warning or blocking functions
  • Everything

    1.2.1.371

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Powerful local search tool with remote access to indexed contents

    8
    292 votes
    • PROS: Incredibly fast when indexing and searching, Very light on resources
    • CONS: You can't filter contents to be indexed, There are no security measures to enter the HTTP server
  • SwitchSniffer

    1.4.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Monitor and control your local networks

    7
    268 votes
    • PROS: Provides lots of information on network activity, Several ways to restrict network communication
    • CONS: An auto-alert feature would be nice, for instant notification of network spikes
  • Look@LAN Network Monitor

    build 35 2.50

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Full analysis and report on your local network

    8
    64 votes
    • PokerTH

      1.1.1

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows
      Mac

      Free poker game (Texas Hold'em)

      8
      274 votes
      • PROS: Free to play: no real money, Up to 6 competitors, You can play local or network games
      • CONS: Server was not responding during tests
    • XSearch

      1.0

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Efficient local search for your computer

      -
      No votes yet
      • Active Desktop Calendar

        7.95

        License
        buy Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Customizable PIM on your desktop wallpaper

        7
        113 votes
        • PROS: Allows you to share dates on a local network, Merges into your desktop
        • CONS: Not accessible from any location like Google Calendar, Can slow your system down in graphics version
      • 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.
      • LanSpy

        2.0

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Thoroughly analyze computers on a local network

        8
        13 votes
        • Softros LAN Messenger

          9.1

          License
          buy Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Exchange messages and files securely within your local network

          8
          37 votes
          • SoftPerfect Bandwidth Manager

            Standard 2.9.10

            License
            buy Download
            Platform
            Windows

            Control the traffic of your local network

            8
            55 votes
            • Colasoft MAC Scanner

              2.3

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Windows

              Obtain data from the PCs connected to your local network

              6
              15 votes
              • Wise JetSearch

                2.27.132

                License
                free Download
                Platform
                Windows

                Fast and precise local file search tool

                9
                9 votes
                • BORGChat

                  0.9.9.431

                  License
                  free Download
                  Platform
                  Windows

                  Local network communication tool

                  8
                  129 votes
                  • AlphaChess

                    3.2.6

                    License
                    free Download
                    Platform
                    Windows

                    Well designed chess game for local or network play

                    8
                    94 votes
                    • ThinVNC Access Point

                      ThinVNC Access Point v2.0

                      License
                      buy Download
                      Platform
                      Windows

                      Remotely access any computer on a local area network

                      9
                      40 votes
                      • PROS: Works with a web browser, Secure connections
                      • CONS: Very confusing configuration
                    • RealTalk 2000

                      2.14

                      License
                      buy Download
                      Platform
                      Windows

                      RealTalk is a powerful chat program for a local area network....

                      10
                      1 vote
                      • Index Your Files

                        Home! 5.0.2.6

                        License
                        free Download
                        Platform
                        Windows

                        Powerful local search that catalogs your entire hard-drive

                        9
                        29 votes
                        • Remote System Information

                          3.2

                          License
                          buy Download
                          Platform
                          Windows

                          Audit all your PCs in a local network

                          7
                          9 votes
                          • Messenger Detect

                            4.05

                            License
                            buy Download
                            Platform
                            Windows

                            Detect and record all MSN chats in your Local network secretly

                            6
                            117 votes
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