Download Local Network - Best Software & Apps

  • Everything

    1.4.1.895

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Powerful local search tool with remote access to indexed contents

    8
    327 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
  • Wireless Network Watcher

    2.18

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Discover intruders on your Wi-Fi network

    7
    620 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
  • Look@LAN Network Monitor

    build 35 2.50

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A powerful tool for checking the security of your networks

    8
    69 votes
    • PROS: Easy to install, Has a lot of customization options, Works well, Can save profiles
    • CONS: Annoying default sounds, Difficult to understand, Unnecessary elements on interface, No help files
  • SwitchSniffer

    1.4.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Monitor and control your local networks

    7
    318 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
  • PokerTH

    1.1.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Free poker game (Texas Hold'em)

    8
    278 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
  • Active Desktop Calendar

    7.95

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Customizable PIM on your desktop wallpaper

    7
    115 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
  • XSearch

    1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Efficient local search for your computer

    8
    2 votes
    • Softros LAN Messenger

      9.2.1

      License
      buy Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Exchange messages and files securely within your local network

      8
      39 votes
      • Colasoft MAC Scanner

        2.3

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Obtain data from the PCs connected to your local network

        6
        15 votes
        • LanSpy

          2.0

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Thoroughly analyze computers on a local network

          8
          13 votes
          • Remote Utilities

            5.6.0.3

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows

            Remote desktop software with Active Directory support for Windows domain network

            7
            16 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.
          • AlphaChess

            3.2.6

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows

            Well designed chess game for local or network play

            8
            96 votes
            • Wise JetSearch

              2.27.132

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Windows

              Fast and precise local file search tool

              9
              11 votes
              • RealTalk 2000

                2.14

                License
                buy Download
                Platform
                Windows

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

                10
                1 vote
                • Second Copy

                  7.1.0.3

                  License
                  buy Download
                  Platform
                  Windows

                  Make backup copies of files and directories on a local network

                  9
                  8 votes
                  • BORGChat

                    0.9.9.431

                    License
                    free Download
                    Platform
                    Windows

                    Local network communication tool

                    8
                    130 votes
                    • SoftPerfect Bandwidth Manager

                      Standard 2.9.10

                      License
                      buy Download
                      Platform
                      Windows

                      Control the traffic of your local network

                      8
                      70 votes
                      • Circle - Local Social Network

                        1.10

                        License
                        free Download
                        Platform
                        Android

                        Location-based local networking

                        4
                        11 votes
                        • PROS: Excellent usability, Accurate location tracking, Easy to use
                        • CONS: Settings options are hidden, Limited Networks to add
                      • PowerFolder

                        3.1.7

                        License
                        free Download
                        Platform
                        Windows
                        Mac

                        Share folders from your PC on a local network or the Internet

                        8
                        27 votes
                        • Firefly Media Server

                          svn-1586 1.0

                          License
                          free Download
                          Platform
                          Mac

                          Server to share your iTunes music on a local network

                          10
                          6 votes
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