Alternatives to UpdateStar for all platforms with any license




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  • Ninite icon


    Ninite is the easiest way to install software. Pick the apps you want, and the Ninite installer will download and install all of your...

    Freemium Windows Web / Cloud

  • FileHippo App Manager icon

    FileHippo App Manager

    FileHippo App Manager, previously Update Checker, scans your computer for installed software and checks the versions with...

    Free Personal Windows

  • Software Informer icon

    Software Informer

    Software Informer is a programme, whose primary aim is to give you the up-to-date information about the software you actually use....

    Free Mac Windows Web / Cloud Android

  • SUMo icon


    SUMo stands for Software Update Monitor. Thanks to SUMo you'll be able to keep your PC up-to-date by using the most recent version...

    Freemium Windows

  • Allmyapps icon

    Allmyapps Warning

    Allmyapps is the next generation Application Store, providing you with a unique 1 click application installation technology to install...

    Free Windows Web / Cloud

  • Ketarin icon


    Ketarin is a small application which automatically updates and optionally installs setup packages by monitoring web pages for changes....

    Open Source Windows

  • Patch My PC icon

    Patch My PC

    Patch My PC is a small portable application that updates third party applications and Windows updates. It’s critical to keep software...

    Free Windows

  • Ninite Updater icon

    Ninite Updater

    All software updaters tell you when new versions are available. With Ninite Updater it's just one step to automatically download...

    Commercial Windows

  • Ubuntu Update Manager icon

    Ubuntu Update Manager

    One of the great things about using open source software is the frequency with which bugs are fixed, security holes are patched, and...

    Open Source Linux

  • MacUpdate Desktop icon

    MacUpdate Desktop

    MacUpdate Desktop makes managing and updating your applications easy and automatic. It helps you organize your favorite applications...

    Freemium Mac

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  • AppFresh icon

    AppFresh Discontinued

    AppFresh helps you to keep all applications, widgets, preference panes and application plugins installed on your Mac up to date. All...

    Commercial Mac

  • Zero Install icon

    Zero Install

    Zero Install is a decentralised cross-distribution software installation system. Other features include full support for shared...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD Solaris

  • R-Updater icon


    R-Updater is a very useful tool to keep your installed programs up-to-date. Upon installation R-Updater creates a list of installed...

    Free Personal Windows

  • Milouz Market icon

    Milouz Market

    Milouz Market is a free software manager for Windows XP/Vista/7 32/64bits. It allows to download and install automatically a list of...

    Free Windows

  • Heimdal Security icon

    Heimdal Security

    Heimdal is a handy and reliable utility designed to update critical applications installed on your computer. Spending time on...

    Freemium Windows

  • OUTDATEfighter icon


    OUTDATEfighter Keeps your programs updated so you'll always enjoy the latest features. Automatic Software Download Every...

    Free Windows

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  • Update Notifier icon

    Update Notifier Discontinued

    The Update Notifier is a small utility that scans your computer for installed software and displays a list of updates

    Free Windows

  • Appupdater icon

    Appupdater Discontinued

    Automatically download and install many popular applications. Appupdater provides advanced functionality to Windows, similar to...

    Open Source Windows

  • Kaspersky Software Updater icon

    Kaspersky Software Updater

    Kaspersky Software Updater automatically scans your PC and tells you which applications need to be updated.

    Free Windows

  • Glarysoft Software Update icon

    Glarysoft Software Update

    Software Update is a free software client designed to inform you of available software updates for your computer, so as to keep your...

    Free Windows

  • Appvers icon


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

    Commercial Mac

  • NeoSetup Updater icon

    NeoSetup Updater

    NeoSetup is a brand new concept of application installer and updater for Windows. It detects updates quickly and installs them at a...

    Freemium Windows

  • Silent Install Builder

    The Silent Install Builder is a great tool if you need to quickly install a set of software on a multiple computers.

    Commercial Windows

  • Silent Install Helper icon

    Silent Install Helper

    Silent Install Helper determines the type of installation package and allows you to install programs in "silent" mode...

    Open Source Windows

  • Brothersoft Updater icon

    Brothersoft Updater

    Brothersoft Updater is a free software updater help you to update your software easier, quicker, and more is power by...

    Free Windows

  • RadarSync icon


    RadarSyncs service offers a free scan and recommendations of updates to device drivers and software applications installed on a...

    Commercial Windows

  • F-Secure Online Scanner

    Harmful items (malware, spyware, viruses and Trojans) can impact device and Internet performance, slowing down connections and...

    Free Windows Web / Cloud

  • Software Updater icon

    Software Updater

    Carambis Software Updater this is the system utility which help you to find the new software versions online in one click. Free of...

    Free Windows

  • Aktualizator icon


    Aktualizator will scan your computer for installed software, check the versions and then send this information to to see...

    Free Windows

UpdateStar Comments

The free version is now nearly useless, it's only showing m ...

Comment by larstomas
about UpdateStar Jun 2011

The free version is now nearly useless, it's only showing major releases.

Ex You have Firefox version 3.0.10 installed and UpdateStar is only showing 3 (this is on the free version)