Several big poker operators offer no-download poker versions as an alternative to downloadable poker clients, which you need to install on your computer. Most no-download versions use java or flash technologies and are compatible with all operating systems including Mac OS and Linux.
A free instant play version adds a great amount of flexibility even to Windows users. Nowadays, most of the top sites offer a no-download version of their poker and/or casino product. A no-download poker/casino version is a lean and efficient application; games will even run on computers with 56k dial-up connections to the Internet. Furthermore, since the software remains on the casino servers and never takes up space on the players’ hard drives therefore not clogging up your computer with large files, rendering it 100 % safe and secure.
The poker sites listed in our no-download section all offer either Flash or Java technology enabeling you to play directly via your browser. The Poker sites are compatible with most browsers including Firefox, Internet Explorer, Safari, Opera, Google Chrome, etc. Players using the no-download versions are able to enjoy the same features as players using the traditional download versions.