Let us tour World of portable applications for Windows. Let me show you, What are portable applications and how really reduce your Windows application maintenance complexity and makes migration a snap.
What are portable applications
Application which you can run without installing and run from any where ( USB drive) . It won’t use Windows registry and user profile locations. YOu can get more details about portable application at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Portable_application
Advantages of Portable applications
Simple you can say ” A lot”. Portable applications for Windows OS Concept really helpful for every type of user. Sys admins or end user.
- No need to install, just copy files and double click. It will work.
- Run from anywhere, just plugin your USB drive and run portable apps stored on it. So all of your apps in your packet. Just plug to any windows PC, your apps and data with you. For mobile users it is really useful.
- No functionality lose or performance lose.
- Upgrading OS or Got new PC, no need to re install those applications. Just copy applications from backup to new OS or Laptop as normal files.
- No registry hell.
Where you can get portable apps for free
Once upon a time, its hard to find portable apps. Now time changed. Hundreds of portable application available for free. Under 300 MB size you can get more than 200 applications !!! that too for free. I am providing some websites where you can different kind of portable applications.
Author: Rawi G
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