Download Windows Mac - Best Software & Apps

  • CCleaner

    5.35.0.6210

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    Mac

    Clean your PC in real-time

    7
    2533 votes
    • PROS:Very easy to use, Junk file removal, Correcting registry errors, Advanced tools, Free space cleaner
    • CONS:Few configuration options
  • FL Studio

    12.5

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    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    A complete virtual studio to create your music

    7
    9694 votes
    • PROS:Supports multiple midi-ins, Loads of plugins, Intuitive interface, Smart search, Multiple editing possibilities, Mixer is filled with presets
    • CONS:Beginners may get lost in browser view
  • Free WiFi Hotspot

    3.6.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A Free Tool to Make Your Laptop a WiFi Hotspot

    7
    222 votes
    • PROS:Free – zero trials or limitations, Available for both Windows and Mac
    • CONS:Connection stability could be an issue at times, Not a practical WiFi-extending solution
  • WinZip

    22

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    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    Mac
    iPhone

    If "zipping" has made it to the dictionary, WinZip is to blame

    6
    858 votes
    • PROS:Quick and easy compressions, Supports the use of passwords, Share via Facebook and email, It can create self-extracting files
    • CONS:Improved compatibility, Only compresses into ZIP format
  • MEGASync

    2.8.0.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    MegaSync by Mega

    5
    193 votes
    • PROS:Available for Windows, Mac, and all major mobile devices, Sync multiple devices to the same account to ensure all devices have the same data , Share files with other Mega users
    • CONS:No version control on uploaded files for strong business compliance
  • WineBottler

    1.6.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Run Windows applications on your Mac

    5
    242 votes
    • PROS:Easier than installing a virtual machine, Free to use
    • CONS:Doesn't support OpenGL, Superseded by WineBottler, No Snow Leopard support
  • Stuffit Expander

    2011 15.0.7

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac
    Windows

    The most popular file expander and decoder for Macs

    5
    34 votes
    • PROS:Drag and drop interface, Over 30 supported formats, 512 and AES 256-bit encryption
    • CONS:Installs a lot of extra components, Doesn't archive - only decompresses,
  • EasyRecovery Professional

    6.21.02

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    Platform
    Windows

    A DIY Software for Quick Data Recovery

    6
    343 votes
    • PROS:Available for both Mac and Windows, Free trial available
    • CONS:Not a free software tool, Some technical comprehension is needed
  • Vysor Android Control on PC

    1.7.3

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    Mac

    Put your Android operating system on Windows

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    • PROS:You may use a keyboard to interact with your phone, Point and click on your phone using this app
    • CONS:You have to give this app a lot of permissions, Users have to pay a subscription
  • Flip4Mac

    3.3.5

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    Platform
    Mac

    Microsoft endorsed WMV player for Mac

    5
    184 votes
    • PROS:Plays WMV files in standalone Flip Player or QuickTime, Doesn't obscure playback with controls, Converts video and audio to other formats, Optimized for OS X 10.7+, Powerful tools for video editors working with WMV, Playback support in Office 2011 for Word and PowerPoint, Keynote can import Windows Media files through Flip4Mac , Supports video previews in Finder, Supports WMV in Safari, Firefox, Chrome and Mail, Official Windows Media Player
    • CONS:Does not support Snow Leopard, Does not support screencasting, Leaves a watermark in QuickTime, Advanced features only in Pro version
  • HFSExplorer

    0.21

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A Free Tool To View Your Mac Files On A Windows Program

    5
    28 votes
    • PROS:A rare and valuable tool for reading Mac files, It is a practical and intuitive tool, The tool has clearly had lots of work put into it,
    • CONS:A paid version may have had more features, It will probably be redundant one day when the Mac dies, There is little wrong with the program besides the occasional installation hiccup,
  • Photoscape X for Mac

    2.4.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Free image editor based on the Windows version

    7
    36 votes
    • PROS:Lots of filters and effects to choose from, Easy to use, Slick OS X style interface
    • CONS:Doesn't compare to the Windows version, Lacks social sharing integration, Mainly just filters and effetcs
  • MorphVOX Mac

    1.2.4

    License
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    Platform
    Mac

    Digitally Change your Voice

    4
    101 votes
    • PROS:Change your voice with a variety of filters, Add background sounds and special effects for great audio clips, Available for Mac OS and Windows PC,
    • CONS:Not a free program you must purchase a license in order to use this software,
  • Microsoft Remote Desktop Connection

    8.0.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Connect to a Windows based computer from your Mac

    5
    9 votes
    • PROS:Easy to setup and connect, Lots of configuration preferences, Slick new interface,
    • CONS:Not as functional as Windows version, Connections can be unstable,
  • CrossOver Mac

    Standard 12.1

    License
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    Platform
    Mac

    Run Windows programs on your Mac

    6
    269 votes
    • PROS:Easy to set up, Launches programs quickly, Big Wine software library
    • CONS:Unsupported applications might not run well
  • Parallels Desktop 10

    10.1.1

    License
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    Platform
    Mac

    Run Windows on your Mac without rebooting

    6
    129 votes
    • PROS:Very easy to set up, Allows you to switch effortlessly between Windows and OS X, Interchanges files between your OS X and Windows environment, Latest version is faster than ever, Use Windows apps from your Dock, Now allows access from mobile devices, Uses speech recognition in OS X, Puts Windows apps into Dock, Integrated with iCloud
    • CONS:Can be a bit slow to use compared to an installation of Windows using Boot Camp, Requires a lot of free hard drive space to work, Leaves components behind after uninstall
  • Mac OS X Lion Skin Pack

    for Windows XP 2.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    From Windows XP to OS X Lion: complete transformation

    6
    100 votes
    • X-Win32

      2012

      License
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      Platform
      Windows

      StarNet products allow Windows, Mac and Linux PCs to display X Windows desktops and apps from remote Unix and Linux servers.

      6
      28 votes
      • Shift It

        1.2

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Mac

        Manage open windows in Mac OS X

        8
        34 votes
        • PROS:Great way to manage windows in OS X, Shifts windows instantly, Keyboard shortcuts
        • CONS:No way to setup mouse gestures
      • Windows Phone 7 Connector

        For Mac Beta 0.6

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Mac

        Connect a Windows Phone to a Mac

        6
        75 votes
        • PROS:Straightforward to use, Clear file preview panels, Import multimedia to your Mac from the phone
        • CONS:Lacks support for device application management
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