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Portapps Alternatives

Portapps is described as 'collection of portable apps for Windows. You can download your favorite application as a portable setup or a 7z archive' and is a application launcher in the os & utilities category. There are six alternatives to Portapps for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Online / Web-based, BSD and Mac. The best alternative is PortableApps.com, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Portapps are LiberKey, The Portable Freeware Collection, Zero Install and PStart.

Portapps alternatives are mainly Application Launchers but may also be Software Updaters. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Portapps.
This page was last updated Sep 9, 2020
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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Windows

Portapps is a collection of portable apps for Windows. You can download your favorite application as a portable setup or a...

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  1. PortableApps.com

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • BSD
    • PlayOnLinux (PlayOnMac)
    • Wine

    PortableApps.com is a website offering many free, commonly used Windows applications that have been specially packaged for portability. These portable applications can be used from removable media such as USB flash drives.

  2. LiberKey

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    Portable applications launcher, LiberKey includes 305 portable applications. In all areas : Audio, Video, Graphics, Internet, Games, Security, Education, System and more..

    Discontinued

    no updates since 2015



  3. The Portable Freeware Collection

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online

    Huge, regularly updated collection of portable freeware or open source applications of all kinds. No specific launcher is distributed by this site, just the applications.

  4. Zero Install

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • Solaris

    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.

  5. PStart

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    PStart is a simple tray tool to start user defined applications. Designed to run portable applications, you can start anything runnable from USB key devices or removable disks.

    Discontinued

    nothing since 2007



  6. WinPenPack

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    winPenPack is an applications environment of Free Softwares, modified for being run and used from an USB pendrive, without need of installation

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