Free Desktop Clock for Windows

  • Free
  • In English
  • V 3
  • 3.5
  • (232)
  • Security Status
Chantelle van Heerden
Chantelle van HeerdenUpdated 6 years ago

Free Downloadable Digital Desktop Clock Application

Many users hope to personalise their computers and this free desktop clock is a great option to keep in mind. Able to offer numerous skins as well as additional functions besides timekeeping alone this application is functional and extremely interesting. It is meant to replace the standard clock built into your operating system and a download will take only a few moments. Once the installation is complete the clock will begin to work immediately.

Numerous Customisable Options

As opposed to a standard design why not take advantage of the themes and skins that this free desktop clock has to offer? From stylised readouts to a truly retro appeal there is certainly a design here for everyone. Please note that this clock also displays the date alongside the time.

Much More than a Standard Clock Alone

Although this free desktop clock is appealing in and of itself there are other features included with your download. You will receive a fully customisable calendar while the clock can be synchronised with different atomic servers from around the world. Whether you are looking to add a bit of personality to your computer or you require this application for business purposes you will not be disappointed with what is in store.

Developed to replace the standard Windows clock with skins.

Free Desktop Clock is a very easy to use application developed to replace the standard Windows clock, while also offering a bunch of tools to enhance the whole experience.

One of the best features is the skin support, which basically allows you to customize the look of the clock and tweak it to better fit the Taskbar and the desktop.

Besides choosing another skin and customizing background colors, the settings menu also provides access to a time syncing feature that gives you the option to synchronize the computer clock with Internet servers.

As you can see, Free Desktop Clock boasts plenty of features and that can only be good news for all user categories, especially because everything's very intuitive and easy to use.


  • Numerous customisable skins are available.
  • The addition of a useful calendar.


  • Third-party applications may be attached to this software package.
  • The free version does not support all of the functions listed above. You will have to pay to enjoy these features.

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Free Desktop Clock for PC

  • Free
  • In English
  • V 3
  • 3.5
  • (232)
  • Security Status

User reviews about Free Desktop Clock

  • Joseph Shaffer

    by Joseph Shaffer

    Wide character display truncation!.
    I love the Free Desktop clock. GR8 display choices , but having truncation issues in Windows 10. Just inquired to Softonic Support. Hopefully fix is coming.
    Pros: Display choices are GR8!
    Cons: W More


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