8 Websites to Download Software for Free and Legally

There are a lot of free and trial software available on many websites. Here are top 8 websites to download software for free and it’s legal to download software from these websites. This websites are very useful because they make your search and software download task easy.



It is the official website of Open Source developers and ultimate treasure of powerful but yet free software such as Open Office, Firefox, Thunderbird, FileZilla, Gimp, VLC media player etc. We can’t compare this amazing and respectable project.



freewarefile is a website with which you can browse thousands of free software to download. These are fully free software i.e. freeware and no shareware. It is an amazing resource for anyone who is seeking for free softwares. Homepage



It is another great website to download freeware software. This website is easy to navigate and you can easily search desired free software with its advanced search. You can download from different categories such as programming, system utilities, education, games, graphics etc.



bestfreedownload is a huge collection of free software available. Besides providing direct download this website gives proper detail and rating info of available freeware.




Filehippo is a nice project of freeware software collection and we can find a lot of free and valuable software.



download-cnet is of the largest download website and when we search keyword “DOWNLOAD” in Google then we can see it as a top result. On you can find most of free software available on internet.



softpedia is equally useful as and it also have a lots of  collection of free and trial downloads. Besides windows you can download software for MAC, Linux and mobile OS.




Snapfile offers both free and shareware downloads. It is a good resource to search free ware software.


Do let us know more such sites which will help you to download softwares for free and legally?

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  • Yousuf Khan December 27, 2010, 10:35 am

    Thanks for the list but I still like

  • Sharat December 27, 2010, 11:11 am

    Thanks for the list of Software Downloading Websites, Shariq 🙂

    I was not aware of …

  • [email protected] December 27, 2010, 1:20 pm

    Your welcome Yousuf.
    But I think Softpedia and Cnet ( are better.

  • [email protected] December 27, 2010, 1:21 pm

    Snapfile is good for freewares.
    Thanks for your comment.

  • Rakesh @ Wizard Journal December 27, 2010, 3:57 pm

    thanks for these sites, this is good, i used filehippo and now there are so many alternatives.

  • Nihar December 27, 2010, 5:37 pm

    Thanks for sharing this list.

    I know 2-3 of them out of the 8 listed them.

    Will check out the others.

  • [email protected] December 27, 2010, 8:32 pm

    Thanks for your nice opinion.

  • [email protected] December 27, 2010, 8:32 pm

    Sure friend.

  • amit sharma January 27, 2011, 5:42 am

    gr8 list…I generally use softpedia and…