Patch My PC Home Updater Overview

Our Home Updater is a free, easy-to-use program that keeps over 300 applications up-to-date on your computer. It is an easy way to update or install a large list of programs on to your computer.

A key component of staying safe online is keeping your computer up-to-date. Hackers love targetting outdated software. Outdated software often contains security vulnerabilities, bugs, and other issues that are often resolved in the latest version. These are some of the reasons why it’s essential to keep the apps updated (or “patched”).

When you open Patch My PC Updater, it will scan your system for outdated programs.

  • Outdated programs will be shown in – Red
  • Updated programs will be shown in – Green
  • Not-installed programs will be shown in – Black

Whether you are a computer novice, semi-tech savvy, the go-to tech person for your family and friends, or an IT professional, Patch My PC’s Home Updater will make patching your PC easy.

Patch My PC Home Updater Download

Click the button below to download the latest version.

Here’s How It Works

Patch My PC Home Updater   Features of Patch My PC Home Updater

Patch My PC Home Updater Features

  • Updates over 300 common apps check  including portable apps
  • Ability to cache updates for use on multiple machines
  • No bloatware during installations
  • Applications install/update silently by default no install wizard needed
  • Optionally, disable silent install to perform a manual custom install
  • Easy to use user interface
  • Installs 64-bit apps by default on 64-bit windows
  • Optionally choose to install 32-bit apps on 64-bit Windows
  • Change updated and outdated apps color for color blindness
  • Option to automatically kill programs before updating it
  • Portable and only about 1.5MB
  • Create a baseline of applications if installing on new PC’s
  • Quickly uninstall multiple programs
  • Scan time is usually less than 1 second
  • Set updates to happen on a schedule
  • Skip updates for any application you don’t want to update
  • Suppresses restarts when performing application updates
Support is Included at No Extra Cost

Quality Support

We provide free quality support to our users on our support forum.
Patch My PC Helps You Stay Secure

Stay Secure

Hackers target vulnerabilities in outdated software to compromise your PC.
Patch My PC Updater Help You Save Time

Save Time

Save time by automating the installation and updating of over 300 applications!.
IT Pro Automation Options

IT Pro Options

Plenty of options for IT Pro’s to make their day to day jobs easier.
Home Updater is a Portable EXE


Patch My PC is a portable app and less than 2MB.
Patch My PC Updater Has High Quality Testing

Quality Testing

Updates are tested thoroughly for detection, installation, and malware.
Home Updater How to Guides  Watch The How to Guides for the Home Updater

If your a PC user only using a few computers, the guide below will show you the basic’s of using our software. ?

If you’re an IT Pro using our software on multiple computers often, please review the more technical guide below showing advanced options. ?

Home Updater Supported Products List

Patch My PC Home Updater supports installing and updating over 300 applications! The list below will show every application that we support installing, detecting, and auto-updating. We are always looking to expand our support product list drop us a note on our forum if you want to see a new application added.

You can always request more to be added using our vote for new applications page.

  1. 360 Total Security
  2. 7-Zip
  3. 8 Gadget Pack
  4. Adblock Plus for IE
  5. Adobe Flash ActiveX
  6. Adobe Acrobat Reader DC
  7. Adobe Shockwave
  8. Advanced IP Scanner
  9. Advanced SystemCare
  10. Advanced Uninstaller PRO
  11. AIMP
  12. Amazon Music
  13. Angry IP Scanner
  14. AnyDesk
  15. Ares Galaxy
  16. Atom
  17. Audacity
  18. Auslogics Disk Defrag
  19. AutoHotkey
  20. Autorun Organizer
  21. Avast Free Antivirus
  22. AVG Free Antivirus
  23. Avidemux
  24. Bandizip
  25. Bitdefender Anti-Ransomware
  26. BitTorrent
  27. BleachBit
  28. Blender
  29. BOINC
  30. Brackets
  31. Brave
  32. CamStudio
  33. Calibre
  34. CCleaner
  35. CDBurnerXP
  36. Classic Shell
  37. CMake
  38. Code::Blocks
  39. ComicRack
  40. Copy Handler
  41. Core FTP LE
  42. Core Temp
  43. CPU-Z
  44. CrystalDiskInfo
  45. CrystalDiskMark
  46. CutePDF Writer
  47. Cybereason RansomFree
  48. DavMail
  49. Discord
  50. DiskCheckup
  51. DoNotSpy10
  52. Driver Booster
  53. Driver Easy
  54. Dropbox
  55. EditPad Lite
  56. eM Client
  57. EMET
  58. eMule
  59. Etcher
  60. Evernote
  61. Everything
  62. Exact Audio Copy
  63. FastStone Image Viewer
  64. FileZilla Client
  65. Foobar2000
  66. Format Factory
  67. Foxit Reader
  68. Free Studio
  69. Freemake Video Converter
  70. Freeplane
  71. Frhed
  72. GIMP
  73. Git
  74. GitHub Desktop
  75. Glary Utilities
  76. GlassWire
  77. GOG Galaxy
  78. GOM Player
  79. Google Backup & Sync
  80. Google Chrome
  81. Google Earth Pro
  82. Gpg4win
  83. Greenshot
  84. HandBrake
  85. HashTab
  86. Heidi Eraser
  87. HostsMan
  88. Hotspot Shield
  89. HWiNFO32
  90. HWiNFO64
  91. HWMonitor
  92. iCloud
  93. ImageGlass
  94. ImgBurn
  95. Inkscape
  96. IObit Malware Fighter
  97. IObit Smart Defrag
  98. IObit Uninstaller
  99. Iolo System Mechanic
  100. IrFanView
  101. iTunes
  102. Java 8 (JRE) (x64)
  103. Java 8 (JRE) (x86)
  104. Java 9 (JRE) (x64)
  105. Java SE Development 8 (JDK) (x64)
  106. Java SE Development 8 (JDK) (x86)
  107. Java SE Development 9 (JDK) (x64)
  108. jetAudio Basic
  109. K-Lite Mega Codec Pack
  110. Kaspersky Free
  111. KC Softwares SUMo
  112. KeePass
  113. LibreCAD
  114. LibreOffice
  115. Lightworks
  116. LMMS
  117. Logitech SetPoint
  118. Magic ISO
  119. Mailbird
  120. Malwarebytes
  121. Malwarebytes Anti-Exploit
  122. Maxthon
  123. Media Monkey
  124. Media Player Classic – Home Cinema
  125. Media Player Classic – Black Edition
  126. MediaInfo
  127. Microsoft .Net Framework
  128. Microsoft Security Essentials
  129. Microsoft Silverlight
  130. Microsoft Visual C++ 2005 Redistributable (x86)
  131. Microsoft Visual C++ 2005 Redistributable (x64)
  132. Microsoft Visual C++ 2008 Redistributable (x86)
  133. Microsoft Visual C++ 2008 Redistributable (x64)
  134. Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 Redistributable (x86)
  135. Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 Redistributable (x64)
  136. Microsoft Visual C++ 2012 Redistributable (x86)
  137. Microsoft Visual C++ 2012 Redistributable (x64)
  138. Microsoft Visual C++ 2013 Redistributable (x86)
  139. Microsoft Visual C++ 2013 Redistributable (x64)
  140. Microsoft Visual C++ 2017 Redistributable (x86)
  141. Microsoft Visual C++ 2017 Redistributable (x64)
  142. MKVToolNix
  143. Mozilla Firefox
  144. Mozilla Firefox ESR
  145. Mozilla Thunderbird
  146. MP3Tag
  147. mRemoteNG
  148. MSI Afterburner
  149. Multi Commander
  150. MyPhoneExplorer
  151. Mumble
  152. MusicBee
  153. MusicBrainz Picard
  154. Nextcloud
  155. Nmap
  156. NotePad++
  157. NoteTab Light
  158. NVDA Screen Reader
  159. Nvidia Physx
  160. OBS Studio
  161. OneDrive
  162. OpenOffice
  163. OpenShot Video Editor
  164. OpenVPN
  165. Opera
  166. Origin
  167. OwnCloud
  168. Paint.NET
  169. Pale Moon
  170. Panda Protection (Free Antivirus)
  171. PDFCreator
  172. PDFedit
  173. PDF Split and Merge
  174. PDF-XChange Viewer
  175. PDF-XChange Editor
  176. PeaZip
  177. PicPick
  178. Pidgin
  179. PNotes
  180. PotPlayer
  181. Privacy Eraser
  182. PrivaZer
  183. Process Hacker
  184. Process Lasso
  185. Progress Telerik “Fiddler
  186. ProtonVPN
  187. PureSync
  188. PuTTY
  189. qBittorrent
  190. Razer Cortex
  191. RealPlayer (RealTimes)
  192. Reg Organizer
  193. Registry Life
  194. Remote Desktop Connection Manager
  195. Resilio Sync
  196. Revo Uninstaller
  197. RogueKiller
  198. RStudio
  199. SABnzbd
  200. Samsung Kies 3
  201. SandBoxie
  202. SFXMaker
  203. ShareX
  204. Simple System Tweaker
  205. Skype
  206. SMPlayer
  207. Soft Organizer
  208. SpeedCrunch
  209. Spybot: Search & Destroy
  210. Startup Delayer
  211. Steam
  212. Stereoscopic Player
  213. Subtitle Edit
  214. SumatraPDF
  215. SUPERAntiSpyware
  216. SyncBackFree
  217. TeamSpeak 3 Client
  218. TeamViewer
  219. Telegram
  220. TeraCopy
  221. TortoiseSVN
  222. TreeSize Free
  223. UltraDefrag
  224. UltraSearch
  225. Unchecky
  226. Unlocker
  227. UPlay
  228. µTorrent
  229. Viber
  230. Virtual Box
  231. Visual Studio Code
  232. Vivaldi
  233. VLC Media Player
  234. VMware Horizon Client
  235. VNC Server
  236. VNC Viewer
  237. Vuze
  238. Waterfox
  239. WhatsApp
  240. WhoCrashed
  241. Winaero Tweaker
  242. WinAMP
  243. WinDirStat
  244. Windows Repair
  245. Windscribe
  246. WinMerge
  247. WinRAR
  248. WinSCP
  249. WinUAE
  250. Wireshark
  251. Wise Care 365
  252. Wise Disk Cleaner
  253. Wise Driver Care
  254. Wise Folder Hider
  255. Wise Program Uninstaller
  256. Wise Registry Cleaner
  257. WorldWide Telescope
  258. WPS Office
  259. XMedia Recode
  260. XnView
  261. XnViewMP
  262. Xperia Companion
  263. Zoner Photo Studio
  264. Zotero

List of Portable Products:

  1. AdwCleaner
  2. AeroAdmin
  3. AnyDesk
  4. AS SSD Benchmark
  5. BitDefender USB Immunizer
  6. CCleaner
  7. Chrome Cleanup Tool
  8. ComboFix
  9. Defraggler
  10. DesktopOK (x86)
  11. DesktopOK (x64)
  12. Display Driver Uninstaller
  13. DOSBox
  14. DShutdown
  15. Geek Uninstaller
  16. GPU-Z
  17. InSpectre
  18. Kaspersky TDSSKiller
  19. Microsoft .NET Framework Repair Tool
  20. O&O Shutup10
  21. Recuva
  22. RKill
  23. RogueKiller (x86)
  24. RogueKiller (x64)
  25. Rufus
  26. Speccy
  27. SpeedyFox
  28. Subtitle Workshop
  29. Sysinternals Suite
  30. Tor Browser
  31. Ultimate Windows Tweaker
  32. Windows Repair
  33. Windows Update MiniTool
  34. WSUS Offline Updates
Patch My PC Home Updater Common Questions   Patch My PC Home Updater Common Questions

Have a question about our free home updater? Here you will find common questions we get about our Home Updater. If you don’t find what you need, you can always get in contact with our team using our support forum.

What Are The System Requirements?
Uninstalling Patch My PC Updater

Patch My PC Updater is a portable application meaning that it doesn’t install on your PC. To uninstall Patch My PC, simply delete PatchMyPC.exe.

Can I Export The Setting From The Options Menu?

Yes, you can use the “Export Settings To PatchMyPC.ini button in the options menu to export the current settings. This will download and configure a file named PatchMyPC.ini in the same folder as PatchMyPC.exe. If the PatchMyPC.ini file is in the same folder as PatchMyPC.exe, the settings will be configured on a new PC.

Patch My PC Settings Export

Adding Apps As Auto-Install?

Yes, you can right-click any application and choose the option “Add as auto-install in PatchMyPC.ini”. This will mark the selected applications to automatically install from Patch My PC.

PatchMyPC Auto Check Default Apps To Install

Disabling Auto Updating Of An App?

Yes, in the option panel, you can check any application you want to always skip in the “Don’t Update These Apps:” section.

PatchMyPC Disable Auto Updating Of App

Can Patch My PC Updater Automatically Update Software On A Schedule?

Yes, Patch My PC Updater can be set to run on a schedule and update any outdated applications. Simply go to the Schedule tab and select how often and the options you would like to use.

PatchMyPC Run On Schedule

Does Patch My PC Updater Only Install Outdated Software?

No, you can actually use Patch My PC Updater to install applications even if they aren’t currently install and outdated. Simply check the check box to the left of the application name to install any application even if it’s not currently installed.

How Do I Update Patch My PC Updater To The Latest Version?
By default, Patch My PC Updater will automatically update if there is a newer version. You can disable the auto-update feature in the options panel.
What Command Line Options Are Available?
  • /s (Will run any needed updates automatically with no graphical interface)
  • /auto (Will run any needed updates automatically with a graphical interface)
What Do The Colors Mean?
  • Green – means the application is installed and up to date
  • Red – means the application is installed but outdated
  • Black – means the application is not currently installed
How To Report A Bug / Request Feature