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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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.
  • 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
  • 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
    1756 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • HWMonitor

    1.34

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Full control over your PC's power stats for free

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

    1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free software to open ZIP files

    3
    6 votes
    • PROS: As this is freeware, there is no download or installation charge., It has the ability to work with most common file types.,
    • CONS: Newer versions of Windows are not supported., It cannot convert ZIP files into other output formats.
  • WinUSB Maker

    1.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Install Windows 7 from a USB drive

    7
    42 votes
    • PROS: No installation needed, Fast and reliable, Supports devices of up to 1TB
    • CONS: Does not include help file, Only works with Windows 7 (and 8)
  • 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
  • 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
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