Download Free Os Utilities - Best Software & Apps

  • Google Play Services

    Varies with device

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    Powerful Google service that enhances your app experience

    8
    1736 votes
    • PROS: Allows for improved app experiences, Saves you updating the Android OS often, Avoids problems of fragmentation of the OS, Without it Google services won't work!
    • CONS: Could drain your battery
  • ISO to USB

    1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Make your USB drive bootable

    7
    313 votes
    • PROS: Quick formatting, Simple to use interface, Makes OS installs quicker than using a DVD
    • CONS: Froze our system while creating bootable ISO, No partitioner included
  • Remix OS Player

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Play Android games on your PC

    8
    98 votes
    • PROS: Run Android games on the latest version of Android OS, on your PC, Map unlimited buttons to controls in the game
    • CONS: May not run with all games out of box
  • Mac OS X 10.5.6

    10.5.6

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Mac OS X 10.5.6 combo update

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

    5.2.16.123759

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

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

    7
    2120 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
  • DOSBox

    0.74

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Run MS-DOS classics without hassle

    7
    410 votes
    • PROS: Lots of games available, Can run any DOS application
    • CONS: Need to be familiar with DOS
  • Andy OS

    0.44

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Experience the magic of Android on your PC!

    6
    965 votes
    • PROS: Offers the full Android interface, Lets you use your phone as a remote control, Supports push notifications, Customizable, App syncs with your mobile device
    • CONS: We experienced some glitches, Doesn't preload with Android KitKat
  • OS X Lion

    Update 10.7.5

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Update to Mac OS X 10.7.5

    6
    534 votes
    • PROS: Resolves many bugs and issues, Includes latest Safari update
    • CONS: Large file size
  • Google Chromium OS

    (32516) 4.0.253.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Web-based operating system developed by Google

    7
    712 votes
    • PROS: Completely different from other OS, No learning curve: it's all a web browser, Takes seconds to boot, Perfect OS for netbooks
    • CONS: Only available as source code at the moment, Very early stage of development
  • VMware Player

    12.5

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Run a totally independent virtual PC in your computer

    7
    499 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
  • Mac OS X 10.6.7

    Update 10.6.7

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Mac OS X 10.6.7

    7
    91 votes
    • PROS: Improves reliability of Back to My Mac, Resolves SMB transfer issue, Fixes Mac App Store bugs
    • CONS: None
  • Chrome OS Linux

    1.9.1077_

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Fast and lightweight operating system built around Google Chrome web browser

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

    1.4.8

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Poorly translated but slick cleaner and optimizer

    6
    301 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
  • Mac App Store

    1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Apple's dedicated Mac App Store

    6
    307 votes
    • PROS: Integrated with OS X, Brings iPhones style application downloads to Mac, Very fast installations
    • CONS: Sometimes screenshots are limited, No staff reviews
  • Shift It

    1.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Manage open windows in Mac OS X

    8
    31 votes
    • PROS: Great way to manage windows in OS X, Shifts windows instantly, Keyboard shortcuts
    • CONS: No way to setup mouse gestures
  • XQuartz

    2.6.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

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

    7
    18 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

    7
    50 votes
    • Keka

      1.0.3

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Mac

      Free mutliformat compressor for Mac OS X

      6
      61 votes
      • PROS: Easy to use, Extracts from a wide range of formats, Protect archives with passwords, Integration with context menu
      • CONS: No previews of files possible, Context menu access only works in OS X
    • NTFS-3G

      2012.1.15

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Mac

      Read-write NTFS driver for Mac OS X

      5
      53 votes
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      1Varies with device17367.9Android
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      3(32516) 4.0.253.07126.9Windows, Mac
      40.449656.4Windows, Mac
      5Update 10.7.55346.1Mac
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