Published by Rare Ideas, LLC on 27 Jan 2023
DeveloperRare Ideas, LLC
Updated27 Jan 2023
Downloads1,232 (11 last week)
"your computer, without the computer"The all-new PortableApps.com Platform is now available and includes a complete app store. Now you can build your own suite of portable software with just a few clicks. The app store will automatically download and install them for you. There are lots of other great features, too. Get started today!
Operating Systems: Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Also Works With: Linux, Unix, BSD, etc via Wine & Mac OS X via CrossOver, Wineskin, WineBottler, PlayOnMac
32-bit and 64-bit Support: Automatically adjusts support and performance to each PC
Date Updated: 2018-12-06 (Platform Changelog)
License: Free / Open Source (GPL, some MIT, some CC images, trademarks and trade dress not included)
Source Code: PortableApps.com Platform (Menu, App Store, etc)
MD5 Hash: a6b3060699c61502d7437c106fdc57c9
Downloads: over 26 million
The PortableApps.com Platformâ„¢ is a full-featured portable software system that lets you build your own custom portable app suite for use on your USB drive, cloud drive, or local PC.
1. All Your Favorite Apps, Everywhere
PortableApps.com lets you carry all your favorite apps on a portable device or cloud drive and use them on any PC. Your browser with your bookmarks and extensions, your office suite, your photo editor, your music collection, your games, your development tools and more. Everything you need for work and play with you on every PC you use. Work, home, school, visiting family and friends, even while traveling. And everything stays on your drive, too. Now, every PC becomes your PC.
2. Portable Device, Cloud Directory, or Local. It's Your Choice
The PortableApps.com Platform comes with a smart installer that lets you easily install your environment to your portable device, to your cloud drive (Dropbox, Google Drive, etc), or to your local PC. The apps are portable and will run from everywhere you work from, making it a snap to keep your apps and data with you and safely backed up to the cloud.
3. Portable App Directoryâ„¢ - Built-In App Store and Updater
The PortableApps.com Platform has an app store built right in, so you can find and install the apps you want with just a few clicks. List all the available apps by category, title, newest releases or recently updated. You can find your favorite web browser, popular games, handy utilities, educational tools, image editors, chat programs and more. There are hundreds of free apps available with new apps added every week. With no download limit, you can download one app or one hundred.
4. Organize With Folders, Favorites, Type-To-Find Search and More
You can organize your growing app collection using the customizable menu so you can find the apps you need with ease. You can organize apps into folders automatically or create your own that work the way you think. Pick apps as favorites and they'll always be right at the top for instant access. You can even have the menu learn which apps you use most and keep them front and center. And when you need to find an app quickly, just type in the integrated search, and you'll find what you're looking for. When you've found your app, just hit enter and the first app will start right up. You can also use the keyboard to navigate the app list and your search results.
5. PortableApps.com Updater - Your Apps Are Up To Date
With PortableApps.com, you don't need to worry about making sure your software is up to date. When a new security fix for your browser is released or a new feature in your favorite game is available, the PortableApps.com Updater will automatically let you know. Just click a button and the updates are downloaded and installed without messing up your settings and saved files. And if you're in a hurry or using a computer on a slow connection, you can wait until later with just a click.
6. Themes, Colors and Your Personal Menu
Whether you want your menu to look modern or retro, light or dark, glassy or simple, the PortableApps.com Platform has an option for you. With a dozen bundled themes each with a rainbow of color selections, you could pick a different look every day for months and never have the same menu twice. And you can make the menu your own by adding your own personal picture to the upper right-hand corner.
7. Portable Fonts
The PortableApps.com Platform supports the ability to carry fonts on your portable device and use them with your portable software without needing to install them on the local machine. Now when you're working on that important presentation for work or that poster for your charity drive, you can be as creative as you like with the look and still have it look and print the same on every computer you use. TrueType (TTF), OpenType (OTF), TrueType Collections (TTC) and other font formats are all supported.
8. Advanced Features
Whether you want to only see open source software, hide the word "Portable" in your app names, hide splash screens, automatically start apps when you start the menu, show installed apps in the app store list, get a report on all your installed apps, tweak the look and functionality of the menu or start checking out beta versions of our software, the PortableApps.com Platform has the power - and the options - to work the way you want it to. And if there's something we haven't added yet that you'd like to see, just ask in the forums. We add new features every month!
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