To download a free desktop stopwatch, navigate to CodePlex.com and enter "E-Tech Timer" in the Search text box at the top of the page. Click the link to the E-Tech Timer project in the search results, and click the Download button to download this desktop stopwatch program.
Alternatively, navigate to CNet.com, click Download at the top of the page, and enter "SnapTimePro" in the Search text box. On the Search Results page, click the Download button next to SnapTimePro to download this software. To download a desktop stopwatch software for older versions of Windows, enter "TinyStopWatch" on the Download page of CNet.com, and click the Download button for this software in the search results.