Free Portable Software Apps that run from USB
Free Portable Apps to take with you on a USB Flash Drive.
Reviewed and categorized Free Portable Software, Portable Freeware, and Open Source Portable Applications that can be stored and run directly from a USB Flash Drive, without the need to install the software to a PC. Bring your office applications, email, web browser, instant messaging software, games, graphical editors, media player, anti virus software, recovery tools, encryption utilities, P2P file sharing utilities and more with you.
Most, but not all of these freeware and open source third party portable apps were created by their respective authors with the ability to be run entirely from a portable device, and in many cases these portable tools allow you to save your personal settings, changes, and work created with the tools back to the same device.
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All reviewed portable tools, portable games, portable applications, and portable utilities can be found neatly categorized in their corresponding portable software sections located in the sidebar to your left!
USB Portable Apps (random examples)
Omziff is a FREE Portable Encryption utility that utilizes common cryptographic algorithms to both encrypt and decrypt textual file types. […]
AppCrashView is a Freeware Portable Utility created by NirSoft that can be used to view the crash details of all […]
CCleaner is a Portable System Cleaner, system optimization and privacy tool that can help speed up Windows and free up […]
Note: Many of these free portable applications are designed to run from Windows. We plan to expand our online catalog of USB App reviews to include portable apps that can be run from Mac and eventually Linux platforms as well.
Do you know of a portable software application or usb app that is not listed, but should be? Are you a portable software Author who would like to have your FREE portable software reviewed and included?
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