filehippo update checker comes along to save the day one more time. The filehippo team have created a small program that you can download on your computer (works on Windows XP, Vista, 2000, etc) and once installed will then scan your machine for installed software and their versions. It will then look on filehippo for updates of these programs.

filehippo update checker

This means a lot of time saved for you and an automation of a task that could otherwise prove tedious, conisdering the number of software titles one can have installed on their computer. Of course, what worries me is whether retrieves more than software version related data. (There is a privacy policy attached to the update checker).


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  1. […] Posted on October 9, 2007 by linkbox Some time back we posted about filehippo’s free Update Checker. Since then two more software updaters have appeared on the internet. These are UpdateStar and […]

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