Alternatives to Ubuntu Software Center for all platforms with any license

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  • Allmyapps icon

    Allmyapps

    Allmyapps is the next generation Application Store, providing you with a unique 1 click application installation technology to install all your favorite applications on both Windows and Linux ( http://ubuntu.allmyapps.com/ ) operating...

    Free Windows Web / Cloud

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  • Ketarin icon

    Ketarin

    Ketarin is a small application which automatically updates and optionally installs setup packages by monitoring web pages for changes. As opposed to other tools, Ketarin is not meant to keep your system up-to-date (like a package...

    Open Source Windows

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    Npackd

    Npackd (pronounced "unpacked") is an application store/package manager/marketplace for applications for Windows. It helps you to find and install software, keep your system up-to-date and uninstall it if no longer necessary....

    Open Source Windows

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  • Mac App Store icon

    Mac App Store

    The Mac App Store is the best place to find apps for Mac. No more boxes, no more disks, no more time-consuming installation. Just like the App Store for iPhone and iPad, click once to download and install any app on your Mac. You...

    Free Mac

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    MacUpdate Desktop

    MacUpdate Desktop makes managing and updating your applications easy and automatic. It helps you organize your favorite applications and keep track of them when new versions become available. Download and install new updates. Find out...

    Freemium Mac

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  • App Grid icon

    App Grid

    App Grid is a new lightweight Ubuntu Software Center alternative that tries to make application discovery easier by using a grid view which includes app screenshots and ratings. Discover the best...

    Open Source Linux

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  • AppFresh icon

    AppFresh

    AppFresh helps you to keep all applications, widgets, preference panes and application plugins installed on your Mac up to date. All from one place, easy to use and fully integrated into Mac OS X. AppFresh works by checking the...

    Commercial Mac

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    • Discontinued Download and purchase links non-functional.
  • Get Mac Apps icon

    Get Mac Apps

    A simple web based app which streamlines the installation of common Mac apps. Perfect for to use after a fresh installation of OS X.

    Free Mac Web / Cloud

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  • Deepin Software Center icon

    Deepin Software Center

    Deepin Software Center, aka DSC, is one of the most talked about applications of Linux Deepin. Installing new applications is just a one-click operation. DSC supports parallel downloading, resuming downloads, update notification and...

    Open Source Linux

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    Windows Post-Install Wizard

    Windows Post-Install Wizard (WPI for short) is a hypertext application designed for giving users choice. While Windows XP offers many ways of customizing the setup process out of the box, its major drawback is the lack of being able...

    Free Windows

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    Soft2base

    Soft2base is a Windows Applications Manager. It downloads and installs silently free applications in one step. Based on its auto-updated catalog of free softwares, it will highlights outdated or missing applications and propose to...

    Free Windows

  • Bodega icon

    Bodega

    Weve all been there - hunting for that one killer app that would make life so much easier. If only it existed. If only we could find it. With Bodega, you dont have to spend your time hunting for software - its your one-stop for all...

    Free Mac

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    • Discontinued
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    Muon

    Muon is a powerful graphical package manager built on the QApt framework. It boasts a powerful feature set in a usability-minded interface. Targeted for the intermediate to power user range.

    Open Source Linux

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    Smart Installer Pack

    Hunting down application after application to fill a new computer with your favorite software can be a pain. Free application Smart Installer Pack makes it easy. Install all the usual software in a few minutes and free.

    Commercial Windows

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  • Discover icon

    Discover

    Utility for KDE's Plasma desktop environment for browsing, installing, and removing applications, implemented as an app store like application.

    Open Source Linux KDE KDE Plasma Workspaces

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  • DDownloads icon

    DDownloads

    DDownloads offers you easy access to all types of Applications, from Antivirus programs to Browsers and Video tools or Codecs & Service Packs. It tries to download Setup files with a Single Click that don't install third party...

    Free Windows

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    USSU Unlimited

    USSU Unlimited helps you to manage and keep your standard Windows applications up-to-date. It takes away those frustrations to update or install everything manually. Instead it leaves you with a updated computer and a smile! ...

    Free Windows

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    • Discontinued Last Catalog update 2014-10-30, no recent activity in the forum.
  • Appvers icon

    Appvers

    The program shows the version of all installed applications and checks online the status of updates, therefore, identify which applications are to be updated.

    Commercial Mac

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  • SSDownloader icon

    SSDownloader

    SSDownloader, One click security application downloader that combine all popular anti virus, firewalls and anti malware applications under one application to download. This one click security application downloader is very useful to...

    Open Source Windows

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  • AppCafe icon

    AppCafe

    AppCafe® provides an intuitive, graphical method for installing, managing, and upgrading PBIs and packages

    Open Source BSD PC-BSD

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  • All My Mac Apps icon

    All My Mac Apps

    Quit scouring the web for your programs, and try the one stop for all your Mac apps.

    Free Mac

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    • Discontinued Mac app website/service no longer accessible.
  • Aminet icon

    Aminet

    Aminet is a set of interconnected WWW and FTP servers hosting freely distributable Amiga software. Aminet belongs to the Internet's oldest software repositories, the total size of the archive has crossed the 50 GB barrier.

    Free Web / Cloud

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  • Aranjepack icon

    Aranjepack

    Aranjepack makes it easier to get a computer set up after operating system (re)installation by packaging together useful applications. Most (but not all) applications can be installed without an internet connection.

    Free Windows

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  • InstallPad icon

    InstallPad

    Downloading the latest versions of your favorite programs is a tiring task, especially on a fresh installation of Windows. Navigating through the mess of websites and download links is frustrating, waiting for the installers to...

    Free Personal Windows

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    • Discontinued http://installpad.com/ available for sale
  • ZeuAPP icon

    ZeuAPP

    ZeuAPP is a straight-forward application that will help you download and install various open source applications. Pick software that you want, start download and install it. One click download the application you want to install...

    Free Windows

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    • Discontinued http://zeusoft.net/ not in use anymore
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    INEO

    INEO is a FREE and open source program designed for computer technicians and everyday users that installs automatically multiple programs in a row without asking any questions. Insert the disc and click -> "Run As...

    Open Source Windows

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    • Discontinued websites are both unreachable
  • AppCenter icon

    AppCenter

    AppCenter is a fast software store built on top of libappstore (https://launchpad.net/libappstore) AppCenter brings handcrafted apps and extensions directly to your desktop. Quickly discover new apps and easily update the ones you...

    Open Source Linux

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    WinLibre

    WinLibre is a rigorous selection of free, legal software for Windows 98, 2000, XP. WinLibre packages this quality software in a complete and coherent product. WinLibre software meets your essential needs : Office (word processor...

    Free Windows

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    • Discontinued not updated in years (e.g. has Firefox 1.0...)

Ubuntu Software Center Comments

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Comment by chrispoynter
about Ubuntu Software Center Aug 2014

Impossible to create an account with Ubuntu Software Centre, it requires a 'captcha' image to be entered that is completely unreadable. 20 to 30 attempts all failed, hence the need for an alternative!

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