Download Windows Utilities - Best Software & Apps

  • Internet Download Manager

    6.29.2.1

    License
    try Download
    Platform
    Windows

    IDM manages and accelerates downloads, updated for Windows 10

    7
    12346 votes
    • PROS: Download scheduling, Integrates with most browsers, Very simple to use
    • CONS: The interface is really ugly
  • 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
  • Windows 10

    License
    try Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Windows 10 is here to change the game

    7
    6558 votes
    • PROS: Free to upgrade, Consistent across devices , A more natural, customizable experience , Spartan and Cortana allow for more natural browsing and searches
    • CONS: If your only using one device, many features will be lost on you
  • Disk Drill Windows Data Recovery

    2.0.300

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A file restorer that's more than competent

    8
    106 votes
    • PROS: Easy to use, High success rate, Two kinds of scanning
    • CONS: Somewhat slow and not that original
  • Google Input Tools for Windows

    3.0.1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Type using 22 different languages with this tool

    7
    1051 votes
    • PROS: No internet connection required, Automatic word completion, Virtual keyboard is useful for entering unique characters, Customizable window
    • CONS: Nothing to report
  • iTools For Windows

    4.2.7.6

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Get iTooled up for any mobile job for free

    7
    2574 votes
    • PROS: All the phone related features of iTunes, Easy to use and understand, Has new features not provided by Apple, Backup, restore and manage all aspects
    • CONS: A little slow to load at times, No access to iTunes store
  • WinZip

    22

    License
    try Download
    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
  • Windows 10 Launch Patch 64 bit

    KB3074683

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    The first patch for Windows 10

    8
    78 votes
    • Windows 7 Service Pack 1

      (SP1)

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      The first big system update for Windows 7

      6
      412 votes
      • PROS: Improvements in security and stability, New RemoteFX and Dynamic Memory features
      • CONS: Some features are not really visible to the user
    • Windows XP Service Pack 3

      (SP3)

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      The latest major update for Windows XP

      7
      2353 votes
      • PROS: Includes new Management Console, Improves Wifi security
      • CONS: No major usability improvements
    • Unlocker

      1.9.2

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Unlock files Windows won't let you delete

      7
      421 votes
      • PROS: Very easy to use, Does what it says on the tin, Embedded in Windows Explorer
      • CONS: No extra options
    • Adblock Plus for Android

      1.3.0.366

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android
      Windows
      iPhone

      Block annoying ads on your Android device

      6
      19 votes
      • PROS: No root required, Easy to set up, No confusing options
      • CONS: Can't hide notification icon, Doesn't work across all apps, Blocking ads over mobile data requires root, Drains battery
    • iPadian

      3.0

      License
      free Download
      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
    • Windows 7 USB DVD Download Tool

      1.0

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Burn your Windows 7 ISO file to DVD or a USB pendrive

      7
      171 votes
      • PROS: Very easy to use, No tech skills required, Creates a self-executable DVD or USB pendrive
      • CONS: No customization allowed
    • Windows 10 Launch Patch 32 bit

      KB3074683

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      The first patch for Windows 10

      7
      40 votes
      • Windroy

        (WindowsAndroid) 1.2

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Run Android in Windows like it was any other application

        7
        1631 votes
        • PROS: Uses Android 4.0.4, Useful for learning about Android, Run Android natively in Windows
        • CONS: No Audio, Apps have to be installed manually
      • SuperCopier 4

        1.2.1.0

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Copy or move files and folders in Windows much faster

        8
        1593 votes
        • PROS: Seamlessly integrated with Windows Explorer, Much faster than standard Windows copying utility, Allows you to create copy lists and pause copying process, Complete settings menu
        • CONS: Not a very nice interface. Luckily you can customize it!
      • Windows 7 Service Pack 1

        (SP1) 64-bit

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        The first big system update for Windows 7

        7
        301 votes
        • PROS: Improvements in security and stability, New RemoteFX and Dynamic Memory features
        • CONS: Some features are not really visible to the user
      • Windows 10 for phones

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows Phone

        Is that a Windows 10 in your pocket?

        8
        46 votes
        • Games For Windows Live

          3.5.50

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Get playing the right way for free

          5
          462 votes
          • PROS: Allows running GFWL games, Tracks achievements, Provides social networking,
          • CONS: Can't play with friends, Requires registration,
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