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Patch My PC Alternatives

Patch My PC is described as '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' and is a popular software updater in the os & utilities category. There are more than 50 alternatives to Patch My PC for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Online / Web-based, Linux, Mac and BSD. The best alternative is MacUpdater, which is free. Other great apps like Patch My PC are Snappy Driver Installer Origin, Ninite, Chocolatey and SUMo.

Patch My PC alternatives are mainly Software Updaters but may also be Driver Updaters or Package Managers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Patch My PC.
This page was last updated Jun 30, 2022
  • Free PersonalProprietary
  • Windows

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

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  1. 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 MacUpdater can also update those outdated apps to their newest versions with a simple click.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. Snappy Driver Installer Origin icon

    Snappy Driver Installer Origin is a portable Windows tool to install and update device drivers. It can be used offline to install drivers where Internet isn't available.

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  3. Ninite icon

    Ninite

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows

    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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    Ninite vs Patch My PC opinions
    Some users think Ninite is a great alternative to Patch My PC, some don't.
    ingmar93

    The comment above is wrong. Ninite can find and install updates to the programs it originally installed, if you run the Ninite installer again at a later point.

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    This installs fresh programs. Does not check for updates for anything else.

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    Chocolatey

    • FreemiumOpen Source
    • Windows

    Chocolatey NuGet is a Machine Package Manager, somewhat like apt-get, but built with Windows in mind. It is built on top of NuGet command line and the NuGet infrastructure.

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  5. 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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    SUMo vs Patch My PC opinions
    This alternative is disputed. SUMo is still a legitimate alternative to Patch My PC, but it might have issues that some users think are important.
    AlmightyHeretic

    There is no automatic update capability or silent install. If you have 50 programs to update then SUMo opens 50 websites for you to manually download and update.

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  6. Driver Store Explorer icon

    Driver Store Explorer

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    Driver Store Explorer helps you manage your Windows drivers. Enumerate, add and delete drivers with ease.

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  7. Ketarin icon

    Ketarin

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

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

    Discontinued

    last changes on github 3 years ago

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  8. 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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    DriversCloud

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    • Online

    Created in 2004, and continually improved, DriversCloud.com, formerly Ma-Config.com, has established itself on the web as a free service to PC users running Windows and Linux operating systems.

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    Driver Easy

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows
    • Online

    It scans your computer, tells you what drivers are missing or outdated, then updates them all, in one go. All you have to do is click Update All button, and all drivers will be downloaded and installed automatically.

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