Download System Files - Best Software & Apps

  • Ummy Video Downloader

    1.8.3.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Download HD videos or MP3 files in just 2 clicks!

    7
    2211 votes
    • PROS: Simple, easy-to-use interface, Minimal system demands, Convenient downloading of YouTube videos, Thumbnail image is a handy visual reminder
    • CONS: Relatively limited feature set, Annoying bundled software installation
  • Smadav Antivirus 2016

    11.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A Free And Paid Virus Checker From Indonesia

    9
    42 votes
    • PROS: It is a second-layer antivirus that has a very low system impact, Handy for programmers who wish to tinker with and add to their virus protection, Allows you to un-hide files on a USB Flashdisk
    • CONS: The paid version doesn't add enough functions to be worth the money, A small program that adds only moderate protection
  • WinSetupFromUSB

    1.4

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Software to install Windows from a USB device

    7
    369 votes
    • PROS: An excellent means to protect against a system failure , This application is able to support various Linux-based ISO files
    • CONS: The application is considered to be rather technical in its nature , There is currently no support offered for Windows 10 users
  • Ummy Video Downloader

    1.39.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Download HD videos or MP3 files in just 2 clicks!

    8
    55 votes
    • PROS: Simple, easy-to-use interface, Minimal system demands, Convenient downloading of YouTube videos, Thumbnail image is a handy visual reminder
    • CONS: Relatively limited feature set, Annoying bundled software installation
  • Acronis True Image

    2.6571

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    File and system disk imaging backup and restore

    7
    296 votes
    • PROS: Helpful wizard, Fast, detailed action process, Instantly restore your machine and OS, Backup Outlook data and media files, Create bootable recovery CDs, Create and resize Secure Zone on your PC
    • CONS: Long installation process, Doesn’t handle multiple tasks
  • CleanMyMac

    3.4.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    The best program to clean and speed up your Mac

    6
    399 votes
    • PROS: Removes unnecessary system files, Beautiful design and easy to use interface, Features are well explained
    • CONS: Lacks advanced features for experts
  • Advanced System Optimizer

    3.1.648.8773

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Clean, optimize and personalize your PC

    7
    240 votes
    • PROS: Packed with tools, Allows you to customize the look of Windows, Optimizes your PC on a number of different levels, Targets and lists problem files
    • CONS: Tweaking and optimizing take a while to complete, Can slow down PC while running in background
  • BitSpirit

    3.6.0.403

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    BitSpirit, a powerful & easy-to-use BitTorrent client

    8
    509 votes
    • PROS: Doesn't drain system resources, Lots of options for controlling source and destination files
    • CONS: Poorly marked menu system, No direct access to torrent data
  • Smart Data Recovery

    5.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Recover deleted files from hard drives and media cards

    6
    99 votes
    • PROS: Quick system analysis, Displays a complete list with results
    • CONS: The program doesn't always find deleted files
  • ESET Online Scanner

    1.0.0.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Scan Your Browsers And Temp Files For Malware

    7
    117 votes
    • PROS: Scans and detects cookies on your system, It can run on any mainstream browser, Able to identify and remove malware
    • CONS: It gives false positives to get you to buy, The free download only applies for 30 days, Better suited for businesses rather than personal use
  • Therefore for Windows 10

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Access and manage Therefore files from your desktop

    5
    9 votes
    • PROS: Allows you to access Therefore system from your desktop, Supports editing of documents, Supports saving on images to Therefore
    • CONS: Only works with Therefore Information Management system
  • MacFUSE

    2.0.3.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    FUSE-compliant file system implementation mechanism

    6
    30 votes
    • PROS: Allows you to access and use files not normally readable on a Mac, Free to use
    • CONS: Tricky for beginners to grasp, Transfer speeds can be slow
  • Batch File Maker

    1.5

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Create and modify batch files easily

    5
    21 votes
    • PROS: Makes batch conversions easy, Can output to System 32 folder
    • CONS: No status bar
  • System Ninja

    3.1.5

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Clean junk files and save hard drive space

    8
    117 votes
    • PROS: Easy to use, Includes startup manager and process manager
    • CONS: Doesn't back up before deleting, Not as full-featured as other similar tools
  • Files To SD Card

    1.32

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    Smartphone Application to Transfer Internal Data to an SD Card

    7
    7 votes
    • PROS: This system is very easy to use and will take up little memory, It can transfer nearly any type of file
    • CONS: The application needs to be activated every time the phone is activated, It offers no additional functions
  • Konqueror

    Varies with device

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    A free file management tool that is also open source

    -
    No votes yet
    • PROS: A file management system where you may change the source code, It has a universal viewer that is compatible with many types of files
    • CONS: It is not intuitive for Windows users, The tool is tricky for novice web masters to use
  • HashTab

    6.0.0.34

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Check file hashes on your system

    9
    29 votes
    • PROS: Displays file hashes in a clear way, Makes it easy to compare files
    • CONS: Not much of a help system
  • Tiny Burner

    1.0.202

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Lightweight yet comprehensive CD/DVD and Blu-ray burner

    5
    15 votes
    • PROS: Very light on system, Burns CD, DVD and Blu-Ray, Support for multisession discs and ISO files, Very easy to use
    • CONS: Doesn't display much information
  • Super File Shredder

    4.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Permanently remove files and folders from your system!

    8
    11 votes
    • System Vault

      1.16

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Hide files and folder so only you can access them

      6
      35 votes
      • PROS: Locks your files from unauthorized use, Simple to use
      • CONS: Can be breached simply by uninstalling
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