Download Free Os And Utilities - Best Software & Apps

  • OS X Lion

    Update 10.7.5

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Update to Mac OS X 10.7.5

    6
    532 votes
    • PROS: Resolves many bugs and issues, Includes latest Safari update
    • CONS: Large file size
  • Mac OS X 10.5.6

    10.5.6

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Mac OS X 10.5.6 combo update

    7
    313 votes
    • PROS: Fixes problems and bugs with many apps
    • CONS: None
  • VirtualBox

    5.0.16

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Run a virtual machine with a different OS inside of your PC

    7
    2101 votes
    • PROS: Easy installation, Offers many of the same features common to commercial packages, Excellent folder sharing and USB support
    • CONS: Doesn't support drag and drop, Lacks advanced features of commercial packages
  • VMware Player

    12.5

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Run a totally independent virtual PC in your computer

    7
    494 votes
    • PROS: Test a new OS and new software without risks, Easy to set up and run, Can easily share data with the host system, Lets you create virtual machines
    • CONS: High system requirements
  • Chrome OS Linux

    1.9.1077_

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Fast and lightweight operating system built around Google Chrome web browser

    8
    89 votes
    • PROS: The best web browser, blazing fast and secure
    • CONS: Some hardware may not be fully supported
  • Magican

    1.4.8

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Poorly translated but slick cleaner and optimizer

    6
    298 votes
    • PROS: Easy to use , Good selection of functions, Analises, optimises and maintains OS X, Uninstalls applications, Monitors which apps are using the net, Removes unnecessary files , Slick interface
    • CONS: Poorly translated , Requests e-mail address, Some doubts over credibility
  • Install Disk Creator

    1.21

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Install Disk Creator - an effective Mac OS tool

    10
    1 vote
    • PROS: Quick and easy process, Handy to keep around if using multiple machines
    • CONS: No indicator to show when process is complete, Some user interface issues
  • Your Freedom

    VPN Client 20151111-01

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    Windows
    Mac

    Your-Freedom: an anonymization and anti-censorship solution

    8
    41 votes
    • PROS: Hides your IP address on Android, Windows and Mac OS, Free anonymized Internet connectivity for up to 5 hours a week, It is a subscription-fee service, so you pay for as much time as you need
    • CONS: Does not provide data compression or enhance connection speeds, It is not a Virtual Private Network service or a firewall solution
  • XQuartz

    2.6.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    An Open-Source Effort to Amalgamate Windows and Mac OS X

    7
    17 votes
    • PROS: Does what it’s supposed to, Quick and easy to download
    • CONS: No official Apple updates, Only for experienced users
  • MacClean

    3.1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    A Brand-new yet Free OS Cleaning App that Keeps All Your Macs Light and Fast

    6
    48 votes
    • Apple X11

      2.6.5

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Mac

      Launch hundreds of X11 programs on Mac OS X

      6
      158 votes
      • PROS: Based on the XFree86 project and features the most important X11 components
      • CONS: Very difficult for beginners to get to grips with
    • yooSEND file transfer and sharing files

      1.0.4

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Transfer big files, Send photos, Share videos, music, documents from and to Windows PC, iOS, Android, or MAC OS X

      9
      33 votes
      • Mac OS X 10.6.4

        Update

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Mac

        Apple's official update for OS X 10.6.4

        6
        29 votes
        • PROS: Lots of improvements and fixes
        • CONS: Large update file (607MB)
      • Hamster Archiver

        1.0.0

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Mac

        Free archive utility for OS X

        7
        9 votes
        • PROS: Easy to use, Supports most major formats, Supports drag and drop
        • CONS: Not many options, Stays in foreground
      • Intel 82945G Express Chipset Family Display Driver

        6.14.10.4410

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Download your Intel driver

        -
        No votes yet
        • PROS: Free to download and install, Compatible with various Windows OS
        • CONS: Targeted towards older operating systems, Only for Windows
      • Simulator Palm OS Cobalt

        Release 6.1

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Palm OS

        Simulate and test PalmOS 6.1 from your PC

        8
        25 votes
        • Porting Kit

          2.2.2

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Mac

          Install Windows games on Mac OS X easily and for free

          10
          1 vote
          • Magic Trackpad and Multi-Touch Trackpad Update

            1.0

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Mac

            Adds support to OS X for the Magic Trackpad

            0
            1 vote
            • DiskMaker X

              7.0

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Mac

              DiskMaker X - The Free and Easy Way to Make am OS X Boot Disk

              -
              No votes yet
              • PROS: Completely free to use, Makes a complicated process simple
              • CONS: User interface is a little barebones, Still requires some knowledge of OS X
            • WinReducer EX-100

              100

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Windows

              Customize and minimize your operating system

              -
              No votes yet
              • PROS: Remove components, Customize the OS appearance
              • CONS: No official tech support, Difficult to learn
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