Download No Installation - Best Software & Apps

  • MyCam

    2.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Easily take snapshots and record video with any webcam

    7
    739 votes
    • PROS: No installation required, Very easy to set up and use, Works with any webcam
    • CONS: Supports very few formats, Almost no configuration options
  • UltraSurf

    16.03

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Browse the web anonymously

    7
    1365 votes
    • PROS: No installation required, Easy to use, Automatically deletes cookies and history, Disguises IP and location
    • CONS: Not enough options, You can't choose the IP
  • USB Show

    1.0.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Discover the hidden files on your memory stick

    7
    416 votes
    • PROS: Very easy to use, Progress bar, No installation needed
    • CONS: It does not have options
  • VirtualRouter Plus

    2.5.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Convert your PC into a Wi-Fi access point

    7
    504 votes
    • PROS: Easy to use, No installation needed
    • CONS: Many problems with stability
  • Rufus

    (Reliable USB Formatting Utility) 1.1.6

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free software to create bootable USB drives

    9
    8 votes
    • PROS: Rufus is a free platform and no physical installation is needed., It will require very little memory to function properly.
    • CONS: There can be some limitations with older operating systems., Some technical knowledge will be required to use this bundle.
  • uTorrent Portable

    3.4.5.41202

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Use your favorite torrent client anywhere

    7
    363 votes
    • PROS: Clear, easy to use interface, Complete preferences menu, No installation required, Very light on resources
    • CONS: Being a portable app, you can't associate .torrent files with it
  • namebench

    1.3.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Find out what's the fastest DNS service for you

    6
    158 votes
    • PROS: Compares many DNS server speeds, Easy to use, Detailed results, No installation
    • CONS: Few configuration options, Doesn't work well with some networks
  • Facebook Pro

    4

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Facebook, without the browser

    7
    1755 votes
    • PROS: Instant access to Facebook without a browser, No installation required, Manage Facebook Pro from your system tray
    • CONS: No options, Nothing new or unique to Facebook Pro, Not essential
  • Task Manager DeLuxe

    1.2.0.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Task manager for power users

    7
    56 votes
    • PROS: Powerful features, Tons of information for troubleshooting, No installation required
    • CONS: Interface doesn't have Aero transparency
  • Freegate

    7.31

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Secure anti-censorship software

    7
    416 votes
    • PROS: No installation required, Two different operating modes, Quick set up and use
    • CONS: May not unblock some websites, Can experience slow connection speeds
  • iFunBox

    3.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free file manager for iPhone and iPod Touch

    6
    657 votes
    • PROS: No installation required, Easy access to iPhone's contents, Support for drag-and-drop
    • CONS: Some functions require a jail-broken iPhone
  • PPSSPP - PSP emulator

    1.0.1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    Windows
    Symbian

    Great PSP emulator

    7
    16 votes
    • PROS: Lots of configuration options, No installation required, Ability to capture screenshots, Saves the state of the console, Perfect emulation of PSP games
    • CONS: Advanced settings may be complex for the less experienced
  • BlueScreenView

    1.52

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Find out the hidden meaning in a blue screen of death

    5
    45 votes
    • PROS: No installation required, Displays error messages in text or as a blue screen, Can generate HTML reports
    • CONS: No documentation
  • Photo Booth for Windows 7

    1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Take photos with your webcam and share them online

    6
    1411 votes
    • PROS: More than 12 special effects for your webcam, No installation required, Works with all webcams, Lets you share photos on Facebook and Twitter,
    • CONS: Photo roll is reset every time you run the program, Background effects don't work, It doesn't record video
  • Facebook 4 Mac

    4.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Use Facebook without the browser

    6
    23 votes
    • PROS: Separates Facebook from your browser, No installation required, Manage from your system tray app
    • CONS: No options, Nothing new or unique, Not essential
  • ComboFix

    15.7.16.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    An effective tool to remove all viruses and malware

    7
    188 votes
    • PROS: Automatically remove malware, No installation required, Gives a log of actions performed
    • CONS: Does not check before removing files , There is no real interface
  • HWMonitor

    1.21

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Full control over your PC's power stats

    7
    128 votes
    • PROS: Gives full details of power and temperature stats, Requires no installation,
    • CONS: Does not regulate temperature
  • SpaceSniffer

    1.2.0.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Awesome real time disk space analyzer

    8
    89 votes
    • PROS: Very original, No installation required, Real time monitoring, Lets you result filters
    • CONS: Interface can get a bit too overwhelming, No possibility to generate reports in any format
  • TeamViewer Portable

    8.0.16447

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Simple, fast and secure desktop sharing

    7
    87 votes
    • PROS: No installation required, Record sessions, Transfer files and chat
    • CONS: Complicated for beginners to learn
  • Skype Portable

    6.3.0.105

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free VoIP calls anytime, anywhere

    7
    300 votes
    • PROS: Easy to use, No installation required, Sharp videoconferencing mode, Lots of features to improve your chat experience, Great sound quality in voice calls, Support for embedded local video on target video
    • CONS: The new interface is huge
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