Download Software Installation - Best Software & Apps

  • Aptoide

    6.3.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    The best free alternative to Google Play

    8
    3119 votes
    • PROS: Many applications, Customized stores, The rollback function, Free
    • CONS: No parental control, Less quality guarantee than in Google Play
  • Rufus

    (Reliable USB Formatting Utility) 1.1.6

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free software to create bootable USB drives

    8
    25 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.
  • DUO

    2.0.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android

    Senseless blasting at everything in sight...superb

    8
    7 votes
    • Compass

      3.2.1

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android
      Windows
      Java

      Slick compass app for Android

      7
      88 votes
      • PROS: Very customizable, Magnetic or True North, Night mode
      • CONS: High battery consumption - a problem , Your phone can provide most features without this app
    • iFunBox

      3.0

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Free file manager for iPhone and iPod Touch

      6
      1345 votes
      • PROS: No installation required, Easy access to iPhone's contents, Support for drag-and-drop
      • CONS: Some functions require a jail-broken iPhone
    • Zip Files Opener

      1.0

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Free software to open ZIP files

      5
      15 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.
    • Freegate

      7.31

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Secure anti-censorship software

      7
      374 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
    • FortiClient

      5

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Free Software for Virus Busters

      7
      124 votes
      • PROS: Checks for malware during installation, Free to use
      • CONS: The help isn't translated, Only compatible with Google Chrome, Unable to detect the latest malicious URLs
    • TinaSoft EasyCafe

      (Server+Client) 2.2.14

      License
      buy Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Free Software for Entrepreneurs

      8
      327 votes
      • PROS: Setup wizard for easy installation, Easy to get to grips with
      • CONS: Cannot use with Wi-Fi, A bit limited in its scope
    • XAMPP

      5.6.14

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Mac

      One-Click Software Stack Installation on Your Computer

      7
      113 votes
      • PROS: Complete and easy installation, Free tool
      • CONS: Not a production server, Beginners may find this multifunctional tool complex
    • iSumsoft Windows Password Refixer

      2.0.1

      License
      buy Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Get Back Onto Your Computer With This Tool And Paid Service

      6
      38 votes
      • PROS: It is very light and it doesn't have a long installation process, The program has an intuitive interface, It walks you through the process as you use the software
      • CONS: It doesn't always work even if you pay to remove your old password, You cannot use it for Windows 10 devices, It doesn't always allow you to remove the password from the other profile
    • Sculptris

      1.02

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Impressive free 3D modeling software

      7
      373 votes
      • PROS: Easy to pick up, No installation, Lightweight
      • CONS: Little help, Non standard interface
    • Allmyapps

      1.5.0.2

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      A Windows app manager

      7
      130 votes
      • PROS: Save all your apps to the cloud, Search for and locate new apps, Update new apps directly from your desktop
      • CONS: Occasionally crashes
    • Win 7 MAC Address Changer

      1.8

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Free Software for Networkers

      7
      79 votes
      • PROS: Free to use, No installation required
      • CONS: Only available for users of Windows, No support for Windows 10
    • ADI SoundMax AC97 Integrated

      5.12.01.3620

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Software to integrate existing SoundMAX hardware into PC operating systems

      6
      284 votes
      • PROS: The setup and installation processes have been improved., This software dramatically enhances the audio playback of most personal computers.
      • CONS: There can be times when users encounter rather vague error messages., The overall files size of ADI SoundMax AC97 Integrated is fairly large.
    • HP ENVY 5530 Printer Driver

      varies-with-device

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      All-in-one driver for HP Envy 5530 desktop printers

      -
      No votes yet
      • PROS: An installation wizard will streamline the download process., Windows 10 operating systems are now supported by this software.
      • CONS: It does not support systems earlier than Windows 8.1., Only 64-bit architecture can be used with this printer driver.
    • Inno Setup

      5.5.4

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Free and Streamlined Program to Install Windows Components

      8
      232 votes
      • PROS: This open-source software will not require any type of payment., Most modern versions of Windows are compatible with this program.
      • CONS: While free, Inno Setup is not intended to be shared within commercial settings., Unlike some other packages, this bundle will not detect viruses during the setup process.
    • The PC Decrapifier

      2.3.0

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Get rid of pre-installed software on your new PC

      7
      43 votes
      • PROS: Excellent step by step process, Doesn't require installation, Lightweight and fast
      • CONS: Not as attractive as the competition
    • Complete Internet Repair

      2.0.8.2082

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      A Free Software utilities program for Windows

      7
      81 votes
      • PROS: No installation required
      • CONS: No help
    • Remote Utilities

      5.6.0.3

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Remote desktop software with Active Directory support for Windows domain network

      7
      14 votes
      • PROS: Customize the Quick Connect module, so that your remote customers see your logo and welcome text., Administering PCs in a local network of any size., Select connection type: firewall bypass with Internet ID, or use and IP address/DNS name of the remote PC., Deploy the product in a network using a powerful toolset including built-in MSI Configurator and Remote Installation tool.
      • CONS: The program does not have a free option/version.
    Softonic’s Best Rated Software for this topic
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    53.013455.7Windows