Alternatives to Alfred for all platforms with any license

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    Launchy Discontinued

    Launchy is a free Windows and Linux utility designed to help you forget about your start menu, the icons on your desktop, and even...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

    • Similar in usage but doesn't work for calculations
      Guest • Jun 2016 Disagree   Agree
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    Listary

    Listary is an excellent enhancement utility for list controls used everywhere: Windows Explorer, Task Manager, Registry Editor, and...

    Freemium Windows Windows Explorer

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    Wox

    Wox is a full-featured plugin-powered launcher that supports file and web searching. Since the local search is powered by...

    Open Source Windows

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    Synapse

    Synapse is a semantic launcher written in Vala that you can use to start applications as well as find and access relevant documents...

    Open Source Linux

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    Gnome Do Discontinued

    GNOME Do allows you to quickly search for many items present on your desktop or the web, and perform useful actions on those items. ...

    Open Source Linux

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    Quicksilver

    Quicksilver is a fast and free Mac OS X productivity application that gives you the power to control your Mac quickly and elegantly....

    Open Source Mac

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    Find And Run Robot

    FARR also lets you quickly run web searches, send email, manipulate files, control on-screen windows, and much more. Build and share...

    Free Windows

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    RecentX

    RecentX is an innovative launcher that gives you instant access to your files, folders, programs, websites & clipboard history. It...

    Commercial Windows

  • LaunchBar icon

    LaunchBar

    LaunchBar is a smart and powerful, keyboard driven productivity utility that lets you access and control every aspect of your digital...

    Freemium Mac

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    Keypirinha

    A lightning fast and flexible keystroke launcher for Windows. No installation required (portable). Extensible with Python3 plugins.

    Free Windows

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    Lacona

    Lacona is a docker app for Mac OSX that accepts natural language commands. Call up Lacona with a keyboard shortcut and type whatever...

    Open Source Mac GitHub

  • Avant Window Navigator  icon

    Avant Window Navigator

    Avant Window Navigator (AWN/Awn) is a dock-like navigation bar for the linux desktop that positions itself at the bottom of the...

    Open Source Linux

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    Albert

    Albert omnilauncher

    Open Source Linux

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    Flashlight

    The missing plugin system for Spotlight. Flashlight is an app that supercharges OS X's built-in search. Check the weather, search...

    Open Source Mac

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    Dunno

    Dunno is a crowd-searching platform. Find bundles with results others have found useful. It's everything related to your...

    Free Mac Web / Cloud iPhone iPad

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    Paste

    Paste is a new way to copy and paste for your Mac. It keeps track of everything you've ever copied and lets you access your...

    Commercial Mac

  • Mutate

    Mutate is a simple launcher inspired by Alfred for Ubuntu. Be more productive with hotkeys, keywords and file actions at your...

    Open Source Linux

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    Freeter

    When you work on projects, you have to do lots of repetitive actions, such as launch editing tools, open project files, navigate to a...

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux

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    Quick Search Box

    Google Quick Search Box is an open source search box that allows you to search data on your computer and across the web. This app...

    Open Source Mac

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    CopyPaste Pro Discontinued

    CopyPaste is like Time Machine for your Clipboard! The latest incarnation of the one and only, award winning, easy to use...

    Commercial Mac

  • JetStart

    Tired of digging into crowded Start Menu? JetStart offers you a quick access to categorized Start Menu shortcuts, recently launched...

    Freemium Windows

  • Hain

    Hain is an ALT + SPACE launcher for Windows that looks and works similar to Alfred. FEATURES Searching Executable files us...

    Open Source Windows GitHub

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    Spotlight

    Spotlight is the system-wide desktop search feature built into Apple's OS X operating system since version 10.4 (Tiger). Backed by...

    Free Mac

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    Namely

    Namely is possibly the fastest way to open applications. And unlike some other launchers, it doesn't require any learning. You...

    Free Mac

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    FSL Launcher Discontinued

    Tired of dozens of icons on your desktop? Try this simple, yet powerful & intuitive launcher to organize your shortcuts. Some...

    Free Windows Windows Explorer

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    Phlo

    Phlo is the quickest way to search your favorite websites. Phlo can be summoned with a global hotkey and in a few keystrokes it...

    Freemium Mac iPhone iPad

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    Promptu

    Say goodbye to repetitive, time-consuming tasks, like hunting through your programs, folders, files, and bookmarks for the ones you...

    Free Windows

  • Found icon

    Found Discontinued

    Found provides a lightning-fast, intuitive search experience that finds files across your Mac and personal cloud services, including...

    Free Mac

  • PaperPlane Smart Launch icon

    PaperPlane Smart Launch

    Launch your desktop like an iPad and get instant access to your apps, games, files, urls and more...

    Free Windows

  • 8start launcher icon

    8start launcher Discontinued

    8start Launcher is a combination of innovative Application Launcher, countdown and Tree Notes/Shortcuts/Favorites. Launcher...

    Free Windows

  • Middleclick icon

    Middleclick

    Welcome to MiddleClick. The next generation application launcher from CodeLogic Software. MiddleClick displays a dashboard of your...

    Commercial Windows

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    Pastebot

    Pastebot is a versatile clipboard manager for your Mac that stores what you recently copied so you can quickly retrieve them later....

    Commercial Mac

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    aLaunch

    aLaunch is an application launcher of the types to access from menubar.

    Free Mac iPhone

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    Apptivate Discontinued

    A simple, beautiful hotkey manager. Launch applications, execute scripts, run automator workflows and open files or folders. All of...

    Free Mac

Alfred Comments

Interesting use of Alfred

Comment by tabakis
about Alfred and Bash, tmux, Ruby Jan 2014

at http://blog.sayan.ee/quick-start/

quickstarting a bundle of applications for specific tasks using tmux and bash

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