Software Informer is a client program that notifies users on important software updates. It also has a social network that provides the latest information on various types of applications. Once installed in the computer, users will be able to find all the important updates for applications that are installed on the computer. The application shows a list of all the installed programs and displays if there are new updates available. The list of applications can be arranged according to the applications that are used the most on the computer. Apart from this, users can also provide reviews and rate programs on the website.
Upon launching the program, users can immediately see which programs need to be updated. Programs with available updates are highlighted. The update version available is also shown. Novice computer users can post questions on the website and other Software Informer users can answer questions and provide feedback regarding applications. Apart from looking for updates, the program also has a separate panel for drivers. Users can see information about the current condition of device drivers.
Users can change the notification settings of the program so that alerts will appear whenever that are new updates to programs or drivers, answers to questions posted on the website, or new articles on Software Informer that can be of use.