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FileHippo App Manager Alternatives

FileHippo App Manager is described as 'previously Update Checker, scans your computer for installed software and checks the versions with to see if newer versions are available' and is a very popular software updater in the os & utilities category. There are more than 25 alternatives to FileHippo App Manager for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Online / Web-based, Mac, Linux and Android. The best alternative is Ninite, which is free. Other great apps like FileHippo App Manager are SUMo, Patch My PC, Software Informer and FileHippo.

FileHippo App Manager alternatives are mainly Software Updaters but may also be Software Download Services or Software Installers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of FileHippo App Manager.
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  1. Ninite icon

    Ninite

    • Windows
    76 alternatives to Ninite 

    Ninite is the easiest way to install software. Pick the apps you want, and the Ninite installer will download and install all of your selected apps at once, automatically. It is 100% hands-free; Ninite automatically rejects browser toolbars and other prepackaged junk.

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    Does not look for updates of already installed programs.

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    SUMo

    32 alternatives to SUMo 

    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 of your favorite software !.

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    1.  LightweightSUMo consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    2.  PortableSUMo can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    Almost everyone thinks SUMo is a great alternative to FileHippo App Manager.
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    File hippo doen’t work.hasn’t worked for a long time

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    Patch My PC

    68 alternatives to 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 up to date to ensure vulnerabilities are patched. There are currently almost 100 third-party applications that Patch My PC can silently update...

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    1.  PortablePatch My PC can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    works fast, can download many programs and updates at one sitting, and can check for updates on a regular schedule.

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    It mentions software that FileHippo app manager doesn't. And also there are a lot of "failure to download program definition file" errors from the Filehippo app.

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    A wide selection, auto update and silent install make Patch My PC the best third party software update manager I have ever seen!

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    Software Informer

    • Online
    76 alternatives to 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. Whenever a more recent version of any programme becomes available, Software Informer notifies you and offers a link for downloading the update.

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    FileHippo

    • Online
    85 alternatives to FileHippo 

    FileHippo provides a simplest method of downloading the newest versions of the best software - without the usual excessive popups or spyware and without the low quality software.

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    Ketarin

    52 alternatives to 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 manager), but rather to maintain a compilation of...

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    1.  Website MonitoringKetarin can detect and resolve website performance issues proactively.
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    • AppAgg icon

      AppAgg

      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Online
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      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      • Nintendo Switch Online
      • Playstation
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      A web based Application Aggregator. Support all major platforms: Android, iOS, macOS, Windows, Steam, Xbox, PlayStation, Nintendo.

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      Zero Install

      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • BSD
      • Solaris
      36 alternatives to Zero Install 

      Zero Install is a decentralised cross-distribution software installation system. Other features include full support for shared libraries, sharing between users, and integration with native platform package managers.

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      Software Updater (Canonical)

      35 alternatives to Software Updater (Canonical) 

      One of the great things about using open source software is the frequency with which bugs are fixed, security holes are patched, and new features are added. Ubuntu includes a very convenient update manager, which checks the software repositories for updates, and alerts you to...

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      Update Manager

      45 alternatives to Update Manager 

      The Linux Mint update manager. Helps installing security updates and new versions of packages.

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