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15 trending freeware applications for Windows

Hello! Freeware programs, or what is the same, free software is present in all platforms and supports of the market. However, the low visibility of this type of applications means that they often go unnoticed by the public. In fact, many myths are woven around them. Many people believe that the fact that they are free means that they are not efficient. Nothing could be further from the truth. Certainly, some programs do not deliver what they promise. But this happens both with free programs and with paid applications. In today’s post, we collect some of the best freeware applications for Windows. In addition, they have just been introduced or have received an important update in the last few days. Surely, some of them you already know beforehand. However, it is likely that you will get some pleasant surprises.

15 new or upgraded freeware applications for Windows

As mentioned, we will show you a list of freeware applications that are currently trending on Windows.


LDPlayer is an Android emulator for Windows focused exclusively on providing greater fluidity when running Android mobile games on PC. It features custom macros and mappings, multiple instances and other interesting features.

Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool

Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool is a tool developed by Microsoft to detect persistent malware on the PC. The application locates and removes threats and reverses changes made by these threats. It is included with Windows updates. However, it can also be downloaded as a standalone program.

Pale Moon

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Pale Moon is an optimized version of Firefox for speed and efficiency. Indeed, it is a truly lightweight browser. With this in mind, things like accessibility options and parental controls have been removed. Visually, it’s not a very spectacular browser, but it runs smoothly.

ZoneAlarm Free Firewall

We are talking about a free Firewall that is effortless to configure. In addition, it helps us to control the incoming and outgoing traffic of our network through the use of different rules.


We are talking about a web browser different from the rest. In fact, its main fuction is to facilitate the management of different web applications. Instead of displaying tabs horizontally, it organizes them vertically from the side. In this way we can organize and create groups of tabs by category or type in a much more comfortable way.

Foxit PDF Reader

Free PDF reader that allows you to view, annotate, fill in forms and sign documents. Certainly, an interesting alternative to Adobe Reader.


This is an open-source program that allows you to automate keystrokes and mouse clicks. In this way we will be able to reproduce repetitive tasks automatically.


Folder Explorer for Windows with 4 navigation panes. So, if you are bored with the classic Windows Explorer, then this is for you.

LibreOffice Productivity Suite

Undoubtedly, the best free alternative to Microsoft’s office suite. In addition, a new LibreOffice update (version 7.3.3) was released on May 5. When we say it is the best alternative to Microsoft Office, we mean it. Indeed, it features word processing, spreadsheets, presentations and more.

IObit Uninstaller 11 Free

Free program to uninstall unwanted programs quickly and easily. It has outstanding features. It scans and removes software installation packages, detects bundleware, removes browser notifications, etc. A pro version with more advanced features is also available.


Free and open-source software. It also uses P2P technology to synchronize shared folders between two or more devices (PCs, Macs, Android, and even NAS). All you need is an active PC on and connected to the internet. Consequently, any changes on the PC are automatically replicated to the other devices.


Ruffle is a Flash Player emulator for Windows. Moreover, it is built in Rust to avoid any security holes. On the other hand, it can run on all modern operating systems as a standalone application.

Tweaking.com Windows Repair Free

A tool designed to correct a wide range of known Windows errors. Some of these errors are: registry errors, file permissions, failures with Windows updates and the firewall.

My Family Tree

Genealogy program that helps you to elaborate your family tree. It allows you to enter all kinds of data, with interactive charts, timelines, photos and more.


This open-source application provides a framework for creating native applications. With this in mind, it makes use of web technologies such as JavaScript, HTML, and CSS. In addition to Windows, it is also compatible with Linux and Mac.

Ultimately, we have seen the best freeware applications for Windows. So, just choose what you need. Bye!

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