Simplify third-party patching on your PC

Keep third-party apps updated on your home PC

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 Hackers love targetting outdated software. Outdated software often contains security vulnerabilities, bugs, and other issues that are often resolved in the latest version.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When you open Patch My PC Updater, it will scan your system for outdated programs.

  • Outdated programs will be shown in – Red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

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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  • Change updated and outdated apps color for color blindness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Hackers target vulnerabilities in outdated software to compromise your PC.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. eMule
  58. Etcher
  59. Evernote
  60. Everything
  61. Exact Audio Copy
  62. FastStone Image Viewer
  63. FileZilla Client
  64. Foobar2000
  65. Format Factory
  66. Foxit Reader
  67. Free Studio
  68. Freemake Video Converter
  69. Freeplane
  70. Frhed
  71. GIMP
  72. Git
  73. GitHub Desktop
  74. Glary Utilities
  75. GlassWire
  76. GOG Galaxy
  77. GOM Player
  78. Google Backup & Sync
  79. Google Chrome
  80. Google Earth Pro
  81. Gpg4win
  82. Greenshot
  83. HandBrake
  84. HashTab
  85. Heidi Eraser
  86. HostsMan
  87. Hotspot Shield
  88. HWiNFO32
  89. HWiNFO64
  90. HWMonitor
  91. iCloud
  92. ImageGlass
  93. ImgBurn
  94. Inkscape
  95. IObit Malware Fighter
  96. IObit Smart Defrag
  97. IObit Uninstaller
  98. Iolo System Mechanic
  99. IrFanView
  100. iTunes
  101. Java 8 (JRE) (x64)
  102. Java 8 (JRE) (x86)
  103. Java 9 (JRE) (x64)
  104. Java SE Development 8 (JDK) (x64)
  105. Java SE Development 8 (JDK) (x86)
  106. Java SE Development 9 (JDK) (x64)
  107. jetAudio Basic
  108. K-Lite Mega Codec Pack
  109. Kaspersky Free
  110. KC Softwares SUMo
  111. KeePass
  112. LibreCAD
  113. LibreOffice
  114. Lightworks
  115. LMMS
  116. Logitech SetPoint
  117. Magic ISO
  118. Mailbird
  119. Malwarebytes
  120. Malwarebytes Anti-Exploit
  121. Maxthon
  122. Media Monkey
  123. Media Player Classic – Home Cinema
  124. Media Player Classic – Black Edition
  125. MediaInfo
  126. Microsoft .Net Framework
  127. Microsoft Security Essentials
  128. Microsoft Silverlight
  129. Microsoft Visual C++ 2005 Redistributable (x86)
  130. Microsoft Visual C++ 2005 Redistributable (x64)
  131. Microsoft Visual C++ 2008 Redistributable (x86)
  132. Microsoft Visual C++ 2008 Redistributable (x64)
  133. Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 Redistributable (x86)
  134. Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 Redistributable (x64)
  135. Microsoft Visual C++ 2012 Redistributable (x86)
  136. Microsoft Visual C++ 2012 Redistributable (x64)
  137. Microsoft Visual C++ 2013 Redistributable (x86)
  138. Microsoft Visual C++ 2013 Redistributable (x64)
  139. Microsoft Visual C++ 2017 Redistributable (x86)
  140. Microsoft Visual C++ 2017 Redistributable (x64)
  141. MKVToolNix
  142. Mozilla Firefox
  143. Mozilla Firefox ESR
  144. Mozilla Thunderbird
  145. MP3Tag
  146. mRemoteNG
  147. MSI Afterburner
  148. Multi Commander
  149. MyPhoneExplorer
  150. Mumble
  151. MusicBee
  152. MusicBrainz Picard
  153. Nextcloud
  154. Nmap
  155. NotePad++
  156. NoteTab Light
  157. NVDA Screen Reader
  158. Nvidia Physx
  159. OBS Studio
  160. OneDrive
  161. OpenOffice
  162. OpenShot Video Editor
  163. OpenVPN
  164. Opera
  165. Origin
  166. OwnCloud
  167. Paint.NET
  168. Pale Moon
  169. Panda Protection (Free Antivirus)
  170. PDFCreator
  171. PDFedit
  172. PDF Split and Merge
  173. PDF-XChange Viewer
  174. PDF-XChange Editor
  175. PeaZip
  176. PicPick
  177. Pidgin
  178. PNotes
  179. PotPlayer
  180. Privacy Eraser
  181. PrivaZer
  182. Process Hacker
  183. Process Lasso
  184. Progress Telerik “Fiddler
  185. ProtonVPN
  186. PureSync
  187. PuTTY
  188. qBittorrent
  189. Razer Cortex
  190. RealPlayer (RealTimes)
  191. Reg Organizer
  192. Registry Life
  193. Remote Desktop Connection Manager
  194. Resilio Sync
  195. Revo Uninstaller
  196. RogueKiller
  197. RStudio
  198. SABnzbd
  199. Samsung Kies 3
  200. SandBoxie
  201. SFXMaker
  202. ShareX
  203. Simple System Tweaker
  204. Skype
  205. SMPlayer
  206. Soft Organizer
  207. SpeedCrunch
  208. Spybot: Search & Destroy
  209. Startup Delayer
  210. Steam
  211. Stereoscopic Player
  212. Subtitle Edit
  213. SumatraPDF
  214. SUPERAntiSpyware
  215. SyncBackFree
  216. TeamSpeak 3 Client
  217. TeamViewer
  218. Telegram
  219. TeraCopy
  220. TortoiseSVN
  221. TreeSize Free
  222. UltraDefrag
  223. UltraSearch
  224. Unchecky
  225. Unlocker
  226. UPlay
  227. µTorrent
  228. Viber
  229. Virtual Box
  230. Visual Studio Code
  231. Vivaldi
  232. VLC Media Player
  233. VMware Horizon Client
  234. VNC Server
  235. VNC Viewer
  236. Vuze
  237. Waterfox
  238. WhatsApp
  239. WhoCrashed
  240. Winaero Tweaker
  241. WinAMP
  242. WinDirStat
  243. Windows Repair
  244. Windscribe
  245. WinMerge
  246. WinRAR
  247. WinSCP
  248. WinUAE
  249. Wireshark
  250. Wise Care 365
  251. Wise Disk Cleaner
  252. Wise Driver Care
  253. Wise Folder Hider
  254. Wise Program Uninstaller
  255. Wise Registry Cleaner
  256. WorldWide Telescope
  257. WPS Office
  258. XMedia Recode
  259. XnView
  260. XnViewMP
  261. Xperia Companion
  262. Zoner Photo Studio
  263. 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?
Where is the Release History for Patch My PC's Home Updater
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