Short-description: Updating your software all together has been made easy by a free portable windows software Patch My PC. Small, productive and effective.
Windows programs needs to be updated not just to pull in new features but what comes together with them are the security patches. More the authority of the software more it’ll attract the intruders to break into the software and steal your information. So, don’t take updating softwares very lightly. Do the same as you would do to update applications on a smartphone.
Well, it would annoying to open and update every single software one by one. To make this task there’s free portable utility for Windows called Patch My PC, that let’s you updates your software altogether. It’s just a 400KB .exe file so no need of any installation. Talking about of it’s Free, don’t worry it won’t bring in any malware.
After opening it’ll scan your PC software for updates and show you which are to be updated and which are already updated. The softwares in red are those that are still to be updated, green ones are already updated and black ones are the softwares that you’ve not installed. These softwares that are not installed can be installed by selecting them. They’ll get installed as other apps on your PC get updated.
You also get options to skip softwares that you don’t want to be updated. Perform automatic restart after updates get completed, create a restore point of your data before updating, minimize to tray and many other useful options.
The software not just focuses on updating, you can disable your startup programs and also you get an uninstaller. Schedule scans for updating and make this scheduled task run silently or make it visible. Also, you can exclude windows OS updates.
It has everything that you need to manage your softwares. We had also shared before a utility called chocolatey, through which you can update your programs altogether and also install them using command prompt. It’s one of our favorite installer utility.