Alternatives to Sandboxie for Windows with any license

  • SHADE Sandbox

    Sandbox application, works for all versions of windows (XP - Win 10), both 32 & 64 bit.

    • Costs $21.65 EACH year... which is WAY too much. And Sandboxie has countless positive reviews, which Shade lacks. Guest • Jan 2020 • 2 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • You can't run multiple programs at once. Guest • May 2019 • 2 agrees and 2 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • It has best performance(cpu consumption) than Sandboxie but, the high security seems to be the best characteristic. Guest • Apr 2018 • 5 agrees and 7 disagrees Disagree   Agree

    Freemium Windows

    SHADE Sandbox icon
  • Shadow Defender

    Shadow Defender is an easy-to-use security solution (for Windows operating systems) that protects your PC/laptop real environment against malicious activity and unwanted...

    Commercial Windows

    No features added Add a feature

    Shadow Defender icon
  • WinJail

    Sandboxing software for Windows OS WinJail is full implementation of chroot, with additional features like "copy-on-write" mechanism applied to chroot'ed...

    Commercial Windows

    WinJail icon
  • BufferZone

    BUFFERZONE is a patented containment solution that isolates threats to defend endpoints from malware, zero-days, ransomware, drive-bys and more. An Ounce of...

    • Supported technology. restarted as an enterprise solution in 2015 and supports the latest W10 64bit and Windows 7 32/64. Guest • Apr 2018 • 0 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • It is not for the common user for protection. As stated on their website, "BUFFERZONE is available to Enterprise companies only.". You must request a demo first. Guest • Oct 2019 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree

    Commercial Windows

    BufferZone icon
  • Windows Sandbox

    a new lightweight desktop environment tailored for safely running applications in isolation.

    • Windows Sandbox has way more requirements that make it unviable for a lot of users. From the official site: "Prerequisites for using the feature Windows 10 Pro or Enterprise Insider build 18305 or later AMD64 architecture Virtualization capabilities enabled in BIOS At least 4GB of RAM (8GB recommended) At least 1 GB of free disk space (SSD recommended) At least 2 CPU cores (4 cores with hyperthreading recommended)" soulrainJan 2020 Disagree   Agree
    • Sandboxie - once a great program is now extremely buggy in the latest Windows 10. Windows Sandbox while it is a light VM just works out of the box and is meant to be used as a Sandbox. ChaanakyaNov 2019 Disagree   Agree

    Free Windows

    Windows Sandbox icon
  • Buster Sandbox Analyzer

    A tool that has been designed to analyze the behaviour of processes and the changes made to system and then evaluate if they are malware suspicious.

    • Does not create a isolated environment - essentially just an AV Guest • Feb 2019 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree

    Free Windows Sandboxie

    Buster Sandbox Analyzer icon
  • Know any more alternatives to Sandboxie?

    Suggest an application to this list
  • BitBox

    R&S®Browser in the Box now offers enhanced protection, for example, against malicious email attachments.

    • Sandboxie runs any software in a sandbox, BitBox only runs a webbrowser Guest • Jul 2015 • 16 agrees and 3 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Only a browser, not a full sandbox. Guest • Jan 2016 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Sandboxed not a virtual machine one! Guest • Dec 2015 • 0 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • this is only for browsers, not programs. Guest • Sep 2015 Disagree   Agree

    Commercial Windows

    BitBox icon

Platforms

Desktop

Mobile

Show 2 less popular platforms