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Cherwell Software Identification Database (CSID) is a comprehensive inventory of commercial and free PC software applications that run on Windows desktops and servers. This online directory can be browsed and searched by manufacturer, software category, application title, or executable file name.

The Cherwell Software Identification Database:

  • Is updated monthly, most recently on June 29, 2018.
  • Contains information for 416,075 PC executable files representing 7,637 software manufacturers.
  • Has been under constant development for over 21 years.
  • Is commercially licensed to other technology companies to enhance the functionality of their own products.

Search for applications, files, or software companies

Enter all or a part of a software title or company name, or an executable file name, select the search type, then click the “Search” button to see all matching entries.

Application    Executable    Company


Explore the CSID directory

You may also browse the data in the CSID by software company or application category.