Free Portable Software Applications and Games

Portable Software Applications and Games to run on a USB.
Free portable games, portable applications, and open source software tools and utilities that can be stored and run directly from a USB flash drive. All without the need to install to a PC. Bring your office applications, email, web browser, instant messaging, games, graphical editors, media player, antivirus, recovery tools, encryption utilities, P2P file sharing utilities and more with you. And then run them from a removable pen drive.

Free portable software - portable applications - portable games Most of this standalone software has been created by their respective authors with the intent to be run entirely from a removable device. Sometimes even allowing users to save their changes and personalized settings back to the same device. Additionally, some may also be available as a stand alone executable. In which case everything is self contained. Making it so you do not need to keep track of multiple folders and files.

Reviewed Free Portable Software Apps & Games

On this site you will find a neatly categorized and extensive selection of reviewed portable games, software tools and utilities. Do note that most of these will only run from within Windows. Though I have plans to review and include Mac OS and Linux portables as well. All at a later point in time.

What are some Examples of Portable Applications?

Here are a few recently reviewed portable application examples. You will find many more by browsing the Free Software Categories.

List Large Files – Find the largest files

List Large Files is a Free Portable USB Application that can be used to find the Largest Files in Windows. The tool ...

Backup or Synchronize Folders – WinDataReflector

WinDataReflector - Free Synchronize and Backup ToolWinDataReflector is a Free and Portable File Synchronization and Backup Software created by Veridium. It can be used to ...

TreeSize Get Folder Size Windows 11

TreeSize Free - Sorting Largest FoldersTreeSize is a Free tool that can be used to get Folder Size in Windows or List Directory Sizes. This organized ...

Urban Terror Free Tactical Shooter Game

Urban Terror - Portable Free First Person Shooter GameUrban Terror; Is a Free Multiplayer First Person Tactical Shooter Game. This action packed, fast paced game originally ...

CopyTrans Free iTunes Replacement

CopyTrans Free iPod ManagerCopyTrans Manager is a Free iTunes Alternative Manager. An iTunes replacement for Apple iPhone, iPad, and iPod. Use it ...

Frets on Fire – Portable Guitar Hero Like Game

Game Menu Frets on FireFrets on Fire is a fun guitar hero like game that can be used to test your musical skills and fast finger playing ...

Portable Chromium for Mac OS X

Portable Chromium Mac OS XPortable Chromium for Mac OS X is of course a stand alone Internet Web Browser based on Chromium. Specifically designed ...

Windows Key Finder Find Windows Product Keys

Windows Key FinderWindows Key Finder is a Free portable tool that can be used to find Windows product keys, Serial keys, and Product ...


Those are just a handful of the free applications, USB games, and other useful flash drive software I have found, categorized, and reviewed over the years. Shared with the world in hopes that you and others might also find them useful.

Do you know a missing application that should also be listed? Are you an author who would like to have your Free portable utility or game reviewed? Feel free to contact me with your software submissions and suggestions.

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