Download Networking Tool - Best Software & Apps

  • Free WiFi Hotspot

    3.6.2

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    Platform
    Windows

    A Free Tool to Make Your Laptop a WiFi Hotspot

    7
    222 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
  • Network Inventory Advisor

    4.3

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    Platform
    Windows

    An easy-to-use network analysis tool with lots of features

    8
    32 votes
    • PROS: Easy to use, even for beginners, Nice interface design, One-click features, Quick network analysis
    • CONS: None worth mentioning
  • Nokia Software Recovery Tool

    6.3.56

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    Platform
    Windows

    Just the trick to reset your Nokia phone

    6
    265 votes
    • PROS: Usable and suitable for anyone , Compatible with various devices , Restores your device
    • CONS: Installing is a bit slow , The reset will erase all data
  • InSSIDer

    2.1.6.1394

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    Platform
    Windows

    A Diagnostic Tool For Your Wi-Fi Network

    6
    141 votes
    • PROS: A very clever and advanced piece of kit for proper Wi-Fi management, Gives incredibility detailed readings, It gathers information about all RF signals,
    • CONS: If you do not have a degree in communications it looks like alien software, Lay people have to read several technical manuals before they may use it correctly, It is only free for 30 days and then you have to pay,
  • Bonjour

    1.0.6

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    Platform
    Windows

    A Free Networking Tool From Apple Computers

    6
    40 votes
    • PROS: There is a zero-configuration option, Still does its job even though it is old,
    • CONS: There are more current programs that will help you create a network, Modern versions of this software are easier to use,
  • Crazy Browser

    3.10

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    Platform
    Windows

    Free Tool for Windows Users

    6
    41 votes
    • PROS: Free to download and use, Easy to adapt and customise,
    • CONS: Only suitable for Windows users, Nothing very new or different
  • Beini

    1.2.5

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    Windows

    Wireless network security testing system

    8
    300 votes
    • PROS: Compact and comprehensive, Contains all the tools you need, Feedbottle is a powerful tool
    • CONS: Not all network cards are compatible, Difficult for beginners to get to grips with
  • CommView

    5.5.542

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    Platform
    Windows

    Effective LAN Network Analyser Tool for IT Professionals

    5
    25 votes
    • PROS: This software offers different licence types based upon individual needs., All important metrics are monitored in a real-time scenario from a centralised and secure platform.,
    • CONS: There is no free trial version available. The user will need to purchase a subscription., The newer version (7.1) may include updates and fixes that are not specified to the user.,
  • Total Network Monitor

    2.2.0

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    Platform
    Windows

    Comprehensive monitoring tool for system admins

    7
    28 votes
    • PROS: Nice interface layout, Devices can be added manually or via a wizard, Detailed log reports
    • CONS: Not suitable for the casual user
  • IT Asset Tool

    1.2.39

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    Platform
    Windows

    Free Software asset management - inventory softwares in your Company. Its Easy, Fast and Free!

    9
    8 votes
  • Hide Your IP Address

    1.0

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    Platform
    Windows

    Hide your real IP address under proxy servers

    6
    58 votes
    • PROS: Fast, reliable proxy servers, Dead simple to use, Lets you add new proxy servers manually, Includes tool to clean up internet traces
    • CONS: Only works with Internet Explorer and Firefox, Interface could be improved
  • Charles Web Debugging Tool

    for Mac 3.6.5

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    Platform
    Mac

    Java based proxy tool for Macs

    7
    35 votes
    • PROS: Allows viewing of HTTP and reverse proxies, Views LoadVariables, XML Loads etc
    • CONS: Technical for non-developers, Requires Java