Download Optimized For Windows - Best Software & Apps

  • SHAREit

    4.0.6.177

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    Windows Phone
    Mac
    iPhone

    Share Files - when it works

    8
    22151 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
    buy Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Microsoft endorsed WMV player for Mac

    6
    298 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
  • Pale Moon

    27.9.4

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A version of Firefox optimized for Windows

    8
    350 votes
    • PROS: Same reliability and stability as Firefox, Support for Firefox themes and add-ons
    • CONS: Some features have been left out
  • Lync for Windows 10

    16.0.1929.1162

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Videoconferencing and instant messaging for businesses

    5
    21 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
  • VMware Fusion

    8.5

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Run Windows within OS X

    7
    132 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
  • Waterfox

    18.0.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Open Source, Private Browsing

    9
    1317 votes
    • PROS: Based from Firefox structure, More ethical protection of privacy, Access internet faster, Sync accounts between platforms
    • CONS: Dependent on user contribution for further development, Requires a Waterfox Account for cross platform usage, Slow security updates, Too similar to Firefox Extended Support Release (ESR)
  • Pale Moon Portable

    12.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Portable version of Firefox, optimized for Windows

    8
    37 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
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Optimized motion JPEG video codec for Windows

    6
    8 votes
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