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Ninite Alternatives for Mac

Ninite is not available for Mac but there are some alternatives that runs on macOS with similar functionality. The best Mac alternative is MacUpdater, which is free. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to Ninite and eight of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to Ninite are Homebrew, macapps.link, Zero Install and Get Mac Apps.

Ninite alternatives are mainly Software Installers but may also be Package Managers or Software Updaters. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Ninite.
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  1. MacUpdater icon

    MacUpdater

    12 alternatives to MacUpdater 

    MacUpdater is an application that can scan your Mac and display which of the apps that you have installed are not up-to-date. MacUpdater can also update those outdated apps to their newest versions with a simple click.

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  2. Homebrew icon

    Homebrew

    • Mac
    • Linux
    41 alternatives to Homebrew 

    Homebrew is the easiest and most flexible way to install the UNIX tools Apple didn’t include with macOS. Also available for Linux.

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    1.  Command line interfaceHomebrew either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
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    Most users think Homebrew is a great alternative to Ninite.


  3. macapps.link icon

    macapps.link

    • Mac
    • Online
    24 alternatives to macapps.link 

    The best alternative to Ninite for Mac. Get multiple apps silently. Just choose what apps to install and get apps installed automatically, fast and easy.

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    macapps.link vs Ninite opinions
    Almost everyone thinks macapps.link is a great alternative to Ninite.
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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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    it is good that i dont have to go around and get them one by one

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    Get Mac Apps

    • Mac
    • Online
    19 alternatives to 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.

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    MacUpdate Desktop

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    33 alternatives to 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 whats new. Stay up to date like never before.

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    SurfPatrol

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Online
    • Android
    • Chrome OS
    13 alternatives to SurfPatrol 

    SurfPatrol is a free and simple online service for browser and plugins security checking.

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    Guest

    This is security software, and has nothing to do with Ninite

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    FileOur

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    84 alternatives to FileOur 

    Way to download freeware, shareware, trialware and demo software for any Windows operating systems. This site is currently very popular for downloading software. Successful software is organized into a variety of categories.

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