Don't buy the wrong stuff: TechSpot Tech Gift Shortlist 2017
Patch My PC

Patch My PC

Patch My PC can scan your machine to see what application have updates available and automatically patch those for you. You can also use Patch My PC Updater to install applications that aren’t currently installed as well.

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  • Easy to use User Interface
  • Outdated software will show in Red
  • Up to date will show in Green
  • Patches many common third party products Reader, Flash, Java, Quicktime and More
  • Portable and very small around 300 Kb
  • Offers optional software updates you can include in the update process
  • Scan and install needed Windows updates
  • Quickly uninstall multiple programs
  • Enable or disable startup programs

What's New:

  • Added support for Chrome x64
  • Added the following applications:
    • HotSpot Shield
    • PeaZip
    • Steam
    • Zoner Photo Studio
  • Added support for most applications to check if the their process is running before install
  • Adobe Flash Player ActiveX can no longer be checked on Windows 8 or higher since it would fail because it’s built into the OS
  • All applications will know have the option to always skip in the options menu
  • Fixed an issue where the self update may fail if the keep application installers was checked in the options
  • Fixed an issue where some application would be listed more than once in the Update Status
  • Fixed an issue where clicking Re-Check Software may result in an unhandled exception error
  • Fixed an issue with application detection for a few applications
  • Font changes
  • Improved support for higher DPI settings
  • Improved the user interface
  • Improved the search applications box
  • Other fixes and enhancements
  • New Logo
  • You can now cancel the update process rather than the entire application like in previous versions