Download Networking Tools - Best Software & Apps

  • Aircrack-ng

    rc3 1.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Assess your Wi-Fi network security with these free tools

    7
    110 votes
    • PROS: The developers keep making very clever changes and updates, All the tools are command line that allows heavy scripting
    • CONS: You need the programming skills to generate your own DLLs , May be used for more nefarious purposes
  • Beini

    1.2.5

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    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
  • Latency Optimizer

    Free 4.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Avoid latency problems in online games and applications

    7
    180 votes
    • PROS: Prevent latency problems with one click, Lets you test your speed connection, Tools to free up RAM memory, check processes and more
    • CONS: The Free version features only one profile, Not much information about changes
  • NetMeter

    1.1.3

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A free Networking program for Windows

    6
    108 votes
    • Free IP Tools

      4.2

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Network monitoring software package

      8
      6 votes
      • Genius

        1.7

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Mac
        Windows
        Palm OS

        Memorize anything easily

        8
        36 votes
        • PROS: Intuitive GUI, Works with different languages, Great for organizing notes and memorizing
        • CONS: Not Universal
      • Cocktail

        7.0

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Mac
        Windows

        Excellent all-purpose maintenance utility for Mac

        7
        17 votes
        • PROS: Covers all types of maintenance tasks from networking to interface tweaks, Removes the need to administer Mac via terminal, Easy to use GUI
        • CONS: Some features and tweaks not really useful, Some options quite complex for basic users
      • SolarWinds Engineer's Toolset

        11

        License
        try Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Troubleshoot and fix enterprise network issues with over 60 essential network tools in one affordable toolbox.

        0
        1 vote
        • IP-Tools

          2.54

          License
          try Download
          Platform
          Windows

          A bundle of TCP/IP utilities in one program

          7
          6 votes
          • Axence NetTools

            5.0.1.16143

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows

            A free package of useful tools for network scanning, monitoring and administration with an intuitive interface and alerts.

            6
            9 votes
            • Yoono Desktop

              1.8.18

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Windows
              Mac

              Manage your social networking with minimum effort

              6
              7 votes
              • PROS: Supports a good variety of social networks and messaging services, Allows central management of various accounts, Real-time search of networks
              • CONS: Chat feature is slow, Some social networks have more options than others, Yoono browser is unmanageable
            • GMDesk

              0.99

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Windows

              Access Google tools from your desktop

              6
              8 votes
              • PROS: Easier and faster access to Google apps
              • CONS: Doesn't really add anything new
            • Viadeo

              3.3.4

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              iPhone
              Android
              Web Apps

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              No votes yet
              • CyD Network Utilities 2010

                2008 SP1

                License
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                Platform
                Windows

                CyD Network Utilities is a set of network tools useful in diagnosing...

                7
                4 votes
                • Advanced Administrative Tools (AATools)

                  5.92

                  License
                  try Download
                  Platform
                  Windows

                  Keep your ports safe and secure

                  8
                  2 votes
                  • NetStat Agent

                    2.0

                    License
                    try Download
                    Platform
                    Windows

                    Control your connection

                    6
                    8 votes
                    • PROS: Features a full set of tools , Ideal for network administrators, Lists conveniently all incoming and outgoing TCP/UDP connections
                    • CONS: A little complicated for just establishing incoming and outgoing connections, Some connection entries don't have accurate labels,
                  • Aglowsoft SQL Query Tools

                    6.0.2

                    License
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                    Platform
                    Windows

                    Aglowsoft SQL Query Tools includes 3 database tools. They are...

                    10
                    17 votes
                    • A1 Website Analyzer

                      License
                      try Download
                      Platform
                      Windows

                      Website content and structure analysis tools. Check your website...

                      7
                      11 votes
                      • MAXA-Security-Tools

                        V 2.X

                        License
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                        Platform
                        Windows

                        MAXA Security Tools is a suite of security tools that focus...

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                        No votes yet
                        • IP Tools for Excel

                          3.5.0

                          License
                          try Download
                          Platform
                          Windows

                          IP Tools for Excel

                          9
                          8 votes
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