ARCHIVED: For Microsoft Windows, how can I get freeware and shareware?
The following sites provide shareware and freeware of interest to Windows users:
Note: Indiana University students, faculty, and staff can obtain a wide variety of software packages from IUware at no charge.
- CNET's Download.com allows you
to search major shareware archives for Windows software.
Windows contains links to popular open source software for
Tucows is a site
that tests and reviews software.
- The Microsoft software library
contains over 1,900 files including various drivers,
appnotes, sample code, patches, large documents, and other
- Simtel maintains a software archive.
Last modified on November 16, 2012.