Download Web Tools - Best Software & Apps

  • Adobe Dreamweaver CC

    2017

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    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    The industry standard for web design

    6
    974 votes
    • PROS: Packed with powerful tools , Excellent multimedia integration, Support for many coding languages, Improved CSS inspection, Integration with WordPress, Joomla! etc, Writes good clean code
    • CONS: Lengthy installation process , Takes a while for beginners to get to grips with, Requires Creative Suite subscription
  • iPadian

    3.0

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    Platform
    Windows

    Make your Windows desktop look like an iPad

    6
    764 votes
    • PROS: Includes lots of interesting web applications, Customizable interface, App Store-style sidebar, Includes Facebook notification widgets
    • CONS: Rather basic iPad imitation, Performance is somewhat slow
  • BlackBerry Link

    1.2.0.52

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    Platform
    Windows

    Connect BlackBerry 10 to your PC for content synchronization

    6
    107 votes
    • PROS: Attractive and modern design, Very comfortable web surfing, Supports iTunes and WMP, Very easy to use, Backup copies, Lets you manage several devices
    • CONS: Only works on BlackBerry 10
  • Free Online TV

    1.0

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    Platform
    Windows

    Watch live TV streams from across the world

    7
    263 votes
    • PROS: Tons of channels from across the web, YouTube integration
    • CONS: Many streams won't load, Difficult to search for type of channel
  • Microsoft Lync 2013

    15.0.4420.1017

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    Platform
    Windows

    One of the best web conferencing apps out there

    6
    116 votes
    • PROS: Easy to use interface, Tons of features, Excellent video and collaboration tools, Well thought out ecosystem
    • CONS: Chat feature could be more fleshed out, Only available with certain versions of Office
  • Google Search for Windows 10

    1.1.1.37

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    Platform
    Windows

    Set Google as your default search engine in Windows 8

    8
    191 votes
    • PROS: Quick search, Beautiful interface, Syncs your Google search history, Opens links within the application, Voice search, Portal to Google web apps, Replaces Bing as default search app
    • CONS: Lags sometimes, Cannot multitask with Google apps
  • FireBug

    1.9.0

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    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Web debugging made easy in Firefox

    6
    116 votes
    • PROS: Debugs instantly , FireBug icon tells you when code is broken, Much easier than scanning through your JavaScript console
    • CONS: Only supports a limited amount of languages, Only works with Firefox
  • CometBird

    3.6.16

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    Platform
    Windows

    Lightweight web browser with extra tools

    8
    191 votes
    • PROS: Light on resources, Online bookmarking service, Lets you download embedded videos and Flash files
    • CONS: Only imports data from Internet Explorer, Translation tool doesn't work
  • AOL

    9.6

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    Platform
    Windows

    A full AOL web browsing experience

    6
    136 votes
    • PROS: All-in-one internet browsing, Great, bright graphics
    • CONS: Installation can be tricky, Program crashes and freezes often, Requires many personal details upon start-up
  • Adblock Plus for Internet Explorer

    1.5

    License
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    Platform
    Windows

    Unlock the Web with a Free Adblocking Service

    4
    53 votes
    • PROS: Improved browsing all round, White-list service to support favourite sites, More security,
    • CONS: Can be harmful to sites' revenue,
  • Java Runtime Environment

    (JRE) 64bit 8.0.910.14

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    Platform
    Windows

    Run Java applications on 64-bit systems

    6
    222 votes
    • PROS: Quick, easy installation, Integration with web browsers, Automatic updates
    • CONS: Control panel is a bit dull
  • Readiris Pro

    15.2

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    Platform
    Windows

    Powerful OCR software for PCs

    7
    108 votes
    • PROS: Excellent at preserving formatting, Packed with features, Easy to publish documents to Web, Good text accuracy
    • CONS: Text accuracy may not be as good as competing apps, Many features won't be needed by most users