Download Optimized For Windows - Best Software & Apps

  • SHAREit

    3.5.58-ww

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    Windows
    Windows Phone
    iPhone

    Share files - when it works

    7
    184 votes
    • PROS: Share all kinds of files, Good speed during transfers, Multiplatform support
    • CONS: Lack of instructions, Doesn't always work, Have to reopen connection for new transfers
  • Flip4Mac

    3.3.5

    License
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    Platform
    Mac

    Microsoft endorsed WMV player for Mac

    5
    184 votes
    • PROS: Plays WMV files in standalone Flip Player or QuickTime, Doesn't obscure playback with controls, Converts video and audio to other formats, Optimized for OS X 10.7+, Powerful tools for video editors working with WMV, Playback support in Office 2011 for Word and PowerPoint, Keynote can import Windows Media files through Flip4Mac , Supports video previews in Finder, Supports WMV in Safari, Firefox, Chrome and Mail, Official Windows Media Player
    • CONS: Does not support Snow Leopard, Does not support screencasting, Leaves a watermark in QuickTime, Advanced features only in Pro version
  • Lync for Windows 10

    16.0.1929.1162

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Videoconferencing and instant messaging for businesses

    5
    20 votes
    • PROS: All-in-one communication program, Options for sharing, sending files , Optimized for touchscreen
    • CONS: Limited options available, Unable to manage your contacts, Unable to personalize the app, Unsuccessful when attempting to sync the chat history,
  • Pale Moon

    15.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A version of Firefox optimized for Windows

    7
    151 votes
    • PROS: Same reliability and stability as Firefox, Support for Firefox themes and add-ons
    • CONS: Some features have been left out
  • Waterfox

    18.0.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A free (gpl) Browsers program for Windows

    6
    88 votes
    • VMware Fusion

      8.5

      License
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      Platform
      Mac

      Run Windows within OS X

      6
      70 votes
      • PROS: Runs Windows seamlessly in OS X, Superb Cocoa interface, Optimized for Windows 8 and Mountain Lion, Very easy to install a new OS, Supports Thunderbolt
      • CONS: Very heavy on RAM and CPU, Gaming is faster using Bootcamp, May result in frequent lock-ups and crashes if CPU and RAM resources are low, No auto-updates
    • Pale Moon Portable

      12.1

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Portable version of Firefox, optimized for Windows

      8
      34 votes
      • PROS: Same reliability and stability as Firefox, Support for Firefox themes and add-ons
      • CONS: Some features have been left out
    • Morgan Multimedia MJPEG Codec

      3.0.0.9

      License
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      Platform
      Windows

      Optimized motion JPEG video codec for Windows

      7
      1 vote