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 Hackers love targetting outdated software. Outdated software often contains security vulnerabilities, bugs, and other issues that are often resolved in the latest version.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When you open Patch My PC Updater, it will scan your system for outdated programs.

  • Outdated programs will be shown in – Red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  • Change updated and outdated apps color for color blindness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Hackers target vulnerabilities in outdated software to compromise your PC.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 Air
  6. Adobe Flash Player NPAPI
  7. Adobe Flash Player PPAPI
  8. Adobe Flash ActiveX
  9. Adobe Acrobat Reader DC
  10. Adobe Shockwave
  11. Advanced IP Scanner
  12. Advanced SystemCare
  13. Advanced Uninstaller PRO
  14. AIMP
  15. Amazon Music
  16. Angry IP Scanner
  17. AnyDesk
  18. Ares Galaxy
  19. Atom
  20. Audacity
  21. Auslogics Disk Defrag
  22. AutoHotkey
  23. Autorun Organizer
  24. Avast Free Antivirus
  25. AVG Free Antivirus
  26. Avidemux
  27. Bandizip
  28. Bitdefender Anti-Ransomware
  29. BitTorrent
  30. BleachBit
  31. Blender
  32. BOINC
  33. Brackets
  34. Brave
  35. CamStudio
  36. Calibre
  37. CCleaner
  38. CDBurnerXP
  39. Classic Shell
  40. CMake
  41. Code::Blocks
  42. ComicRack
  43. Copy Handler
  44. Core FTP LE
  45. Core Temp
  46. CPU-Z
  47. CrystalDiskInfo
  48. CrystalDiskMark
  49. CutePDF Writer
  50. Cybereason RansomFree
  51. DavMail
  52. Discord
  53. DiskCheckup
  54. DoNotSpy10
  55. Driver Booster
  56. Driver Easy
  57. Dropbox
  58. EditPad Lite
  59. eM Client
  60. EMET
  61. eMule
  62. Etcher
  63. Evernote
  64. Everything
  65. Exact Audio Copy
  66. FastStone Image Viewer
  67. FileZilla Client
  68. Foobar2000
  69. Format Factory
  70. Foxit Reader
  71. Free Studio
  72. Freemake Video Converter
  73. Freeplane
  74. Frhed
  75. GIMP
  76. Git
  77. GitHub Desktop
  78. Glary Utilities
  79. GlassWire
  80. GOG Galaxy
  81. GOM Player
  82. Google Backup & Sync
  83. Google Chrome
  84. Google Earth Pro
  85. Gpg4win
  86. Greenshot
  87. HandBrake
  88. HashTab
  89. Heidi Eraser
  90. HostsMan
  91. Hotspot Shield
  92. HWiNFO32
  93. HWiNFO64
  94. HWMonitor
  95. iCloud
  96. ImageGlass
  97. ImgBurn
  98. Inkscape
  99. IObit Malware Fighter
  100. IObit Smart Defrag
  101. IObit Uninstaller
  102. Iolo System Mechanic
  103. IrFanView
  104. iTunes
  105. Java 8 (JRE) (x64)
  106. Java 8 (JRE) (x86)
  107. Java 9 (JRE) (x64)
  108. Java SE Development 8 (JDK) (x64)
  109. Java SE Development 8 (JDK) (x86)
  110. Java SE Development 9 (JDK) (x64)
  111. jetAudio Basic
  112. K-Lite Mega Codec Pack
  113. Kaspersky Free
  114. KC Softwares SUMo
  115. KeePass
  116. LibreCAD
  117. LibreOffice
  118. Lightworks
  119. LMMS
  120. Logitech SetPoint
  121. Magic ISO
  122. Mailbird
  123. Malwarebytes
  124. Malwarebytes Anti-Exploit
  125. Maxthon
  126. Media Monkey
  127. Media Player Classic – Home Cinema
  128. Media Player Classic – Black Edition
  129. MediaInfo
  130. Microsoft .Net Framework
  131. Microsoft Security Essentials
  132. Microsoft Silverlight
  133. Microsoft Visual C++ 2005 Redistributable (x86)
  134. Microsoft Visual C++ 2005 Redistributable (x64)
  135. Microsoft Visual C++ 2008 Redistributable (x86)
  136. Microsoft Visual C++ 2008 Redistributable (x64)
  137. Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 Redistributable (x86)
  138. Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 Redistributable (x64)
  139. Microsoft Visual C++ 2012 Redistributable (x86)
  140. Microsoft Visual C++ 2012 Redistributable (x64)
  141. Microsoft Visual C++ 2013 Redistributable (x86)
  142. Microsoft Visual C++ 2013 Redistributable (x64)
  143. Microsoft Visual C++ 2017 Redistributable (x86)
  144. Microsoft Visual C++ 2017 Redistributable (x64)
  145. MKVToolNix
  146. Mozilla Firefox
  147. Mozilla Firefox ESR
  148. Mozilla Thunderbird
  149. MP3Tag
  150. mRemoteNG
  151. MSI Afterburner
  152. Multi Commander
  153. MyPhoneExplorer
  154. Mumble
  155. MusicBee
  156. MusicBrainz Picard
  157. Nextcloud
  158. Nmap
  159. NotePad++
  160. NoteTab Light
  161. NVDA Screen Reader
  162. Nvidia Physx
  163. OBS Studio
  164. OneDrive
  165. OpenOffice
  166. OpenShot Video Editor
  167. OpenVPN
  168. Opera
  169. Origin
  170. OwnCloud
  171. Paint.NET
  172. Pale Moon
  173. Panda Protection (Free Antivirus)
  174. PDFCreator
  175. PDFedit
  176. PDF Split and Merge
  177. PDF-XChange Viewer
  178. PDF-XChange Editor
  179. PeaZip
  180. PicPick
  181. Pidgin
  182. PNotes
  183. PotPlayer
  184. Privacy Eraser
  185. PrivaZer
  186. Process Hacker
  187. Process Lasso
  188. Progress Telerik “Fiddler
  189. ProtonVPN
  190. PureSync
  191. PuTTY
  192. qBittorrent
  193. Razer Cortex
  194. RealPlayer (RealTimes)
  195. Reg Organizer
  196. Registry Life
  197. Remote Desktop Connection Manager
  198. Resilio Sync
  199. Revo Uninstaller
  200. RogueKiller
  201. RStudio
  202. SABnzbd
  203. Samsung Kies 3
  204. SandBoxie
  205. SFXMaker
  206. ShareX
  207. Simple System Tweaker
  208. Skype
  209. SMPlayer
  210. Soft Organizer
  211. SpeedCrunch
  212. Spybot: Search & Destroy
  213. Startup Delayer
  214. Steam
  215. Stereoscopic Player
  216. Subtitle Edit
  217. SumatraPDF
  218. SUPERAntiSpyware
  219. SyncBackFree
  220. TeamSpeak 3 Client
  221. TeamViewer
  222. Telegram
  223. TeraCopy
  224. TortoiseSVN
  225. TreeSize Free
  226. UltraDefrag
  227. UltraSearch
  228. Unchecky
  229. Unlocker
  230. UPlay
  231. µTorrent
  232. Viber
  233. Virtual Box
  234. Visual Studio Code
  235. Vivaldi
  236. VLC Media Player
  237. VMware Horizon Client
  238. VNC Server
  239. VNC Viewer
  240. Vuze
  241. Waterfox
  242. WhatsApp
  243. WhoCrashed
  244. Winaero Tweaker
  245. WinAMP
  246. WinDirStat
  247. Windows Repair
  248. Windscribe
  249. WinMerge
  250. WinRAR
  251. WinSCP
  252. WinUAE
  253. Wireshark
  254. Wise Care 365
  255. Wise Disk Cleaner
  256. Wise Driver Care
  257. Wise Folder Hider
  258. Wise Program Uninstaller
  259. Wise Registry Cleaner
  260. WorldWide Telescope
  261. WPS Office
  262. XMedia Recode
  263. XnView
  264. XnViewMP
  265. Xperia Companion
  266. Zoner Photo Studio
  267. 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