Patch My PC Updater Overview
Patch My PC Updater is a free, easy-to-use program that keeps over 300 apps up-to-date on your computer. It is an easy way to update or install any of these programs on to your computer.
A key component of staying safe online is keeping your computer up-to-date. Hackers and virus writers love targetting outdated software. Outdated software often contains security vulnerability’s, bugs, and performance issues that are often resolved in the latest version.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When you open Patch My PC Updater, it will scan your system for outdated programs.
- Programs that are outdated will be shown in – Red
- Programs that are updated will be shown in – Green
- Programs that are not installed 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 Updater will make patching your PC easy.
Quick Start Guide
Patch My PC Home Updater Features
- Updates over 300 common apps including portable
- 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- Change updated and outdated apps color for color blindness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