SoftPerfect Network Scanner

Multipurpose network administration tool for Windows and macOS

SoftPerfect Network Scanner iconSoftPerfect Network Scanner is a fast universal IPv4/IPv6 scanner with an extensive range of options and advanced features for system administrators and general users interested in computer security. This powerful program can ping computers, scan ports, discover shared folders and comes with flexible filtering and display options. It can retrieve practically any information about network devices via WMI, SNMP, HTTP, SSH and PowerShell.

In addition, it can scan for remote services, registry, files, performance counters and so on. The results can be exported to a variety of formats from XML to JSON.

Key features

  • Performs a ping sweep and displays live devices.
  • Fully supports both IPv4 and IPv6 discovery.
  • Detects hardware MAC-addresses, even across routers.
  • Detects hidden shared folders and writable ones.
  • Detects internal and external IP addresses.
  • Scans for listening TCP ports, some UDP and SNMP services.
  • Retrieves currently logged-on users, configured user accounts, uptime, etc.
  • Supports remote SSH, PowerShell and VBScript command execution.
  • Launches external third party applications.
  • Exports results to HTML, XML, JSON, CSV and TXT.
  • Supports Wake-On-LAN, remote shutdown and sending network messages.
  • Retrieves any system information via WMI, remote registry, file system and service manager.


SoftPerfect Network Scanner's main window
Main application window
SoftPerfect Network Scanner's main window with the Options menu expanded
Main application window with the Options menu expanded
SoftPerfect Network Scanner's Additional options window
Additional options
SoftPerfect Network Scanner's Workstation options window
Workstation options
Product Info & Download

Latest version for Windows

7.1.3 (29 January 2018)

Latest version for macOS

1.0.1 (15 September 2017)

Supported platforms

Windows XP through Windows 10,
Windows Server 2003 through 2016,
macOS 10.7 or higher

32-bit and 64-bit


Unlimited duration trial with maximum of 10 devices displayed

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Windows installer

Size: 4.3M

Windows portable

Size: 5.8M

macOS disk image

Size: 9.8M

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