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  • Process Explorer icon

    Process Explorer

    Process Explorer shows you information about which handles and DLLs processes have opened or loaded. The display consists of two sub-windows. The top always shows a list of the currently active processes, including the names of their...

    Free Windows

  • Process Hacker icon

    Process Hacker

    Process Hacker is a feature-packed tool for manipulating processes and services on your computer. A free and open source process viewer with powerful process termination and memory searching/editing capabilities. Key features...

    Open Source Windows

  • SystemExplorer icon

    SystemExplorer

    System Explorer is an enhanced Taskmanager that provides detailed information about running processes, startup programs, IE add-ons (BHOs), drivers, services network connections, system resources and more. It also keeps track of a...

    Free Windows

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    Windows Task Manager

    Windows Task Manager is a task manager application included with Microsoft Windows NT family of operating systems that provides detailed information about computer performance and running applications, processes and CPU usage, commit...

    Free Windows

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    Process Lasso

    Process Lasso is NOT yet another task manager. It is a process priority optimization and system automation utility. Priority optimization, affinity optimization, core optimization, automated rules, automated power schemes, you name it...

    Freemium Windows

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    glances

    Glances is a CLI curses based monitoring tool for GNU/Linux and BSD OS. Glances uses the PsUtil library to get information from your system. It is developed in Python.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

  • GNOME System Monitor icon

    GNOME System Monitor

    The default task/process manager for the Gnome desktop environment. It is very commonly found on the Linux operating system.

    Open Source Linux BSD

  • AnVir Task Manager icon

    AnVir Task Manager

    This tool controls programs, disk, CPU. Replace task manager, tweak and tune up XP or Vista. Speed up windows startup. Get rid of spyware and viruses.

    Freemium Windows

    • Warning Be careful! The downloader of AnVir Task Manager can install malwares! To avoid the InstallManager read the post at http://alternativeto.net/discussions/applications/12033/how-to-avoid-the-installmanager/
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    Atmonitor

    Mac OS X System Monitor and Process Explorer Tool atMonitor is the most advanced monitoring tool for Mac OS X that displays system activity in real-time. It is designed to allow quick assessment of computers state and it is powerful...

    Free Mac

    • Discontinued The official website is no longer available. Last version, 2.7.1, released on August 2012, can be still downloaded from Wayback Machine.
  • Xfce Task Manager icon

    Xfce Task Manager

    Easy to use application for monitoring and controlling running processes written for Xfce.

    Open Source Linux

  • Resource Monitor icon

    Resource Monitor

    Resource Monitor is a system application in Microsoft Windows operating systems. It is used to view information about the use of hardware (CPU, memory, disk, and network) and software (file handles and modules) resources in real time....

    Free Windows

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    WinSpy++

    WinSpy++ is a handy programmer's utility which can be used to select and view the properties of any window in the system. WinSpy is based around the Microsoft Spy++ utility that ships with Microsoft Visual Studio....

    Open Source Windows

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    psutil

    psutil is a module providing an interface for retrieving information on all running processes and system utilization (CPU, memory, disks, network, users) in a portable way by using Python, implementing many functionalities offered by...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

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    KSysGuard

    KSysGuard, also known as KDE System Guard and KDE System Monitor, is designed to make simple process control available to a user without needing to do any special setup - the defaults are usually perfectly adequate.

    Open Source Linux KDE

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    nmon

    This systems administrator, tuner, benchmark tool gives you a huge amount of important performance information in one go. It can output the data in two ways

    Open Source Linux

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    KillSwitch

    KillSwitch is an advanced system monitoring tool that is apart of Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) it allows users to identify, monitor and stop potentially unsafe processes that are running on endpoint systems. Uniquely for a...

    Free Windows

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    Atop

    An advanced interactive monitor for Linux-systems to view the load on system-level and process-level.

    Open Source Linux

  • vtop

    vtop is a graphical command-line tool that uses unicode braille to chart CPU and memory usage. It can be easily extended. Command-line tools like “top” make it difficult to see CPU usage across multi-process applications (like...

    Open Source Mac Linux BSD

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  • Linux Process Explorer icon

    Linux Process Explorer

    Linux process explorer, behaves the same as the windows process explorer from Mark Russinovich.

    Open Source Linux

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    LXTask

    LXTask is the standard task manager and system monitor of LXDE. It starts via Ctrl+Alt+Del and is extremely lightweight.

    Open Source Linux

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    TaskExplorer

    Explore all the tasks (processes) running on your Mac with TaskExplorer. Quickly see a task's signature status, loaded dylibs, open files, network connection, and much more!.

    Free Personal Mac

  • lsof

    Lsof lists open files for running UNIX processes. It is a descendent of ofiles, fstat, and lsof versions 1, 2, and 3.

    Open Source Mac Linux BSD

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    DBCTaskman

    A windows 8-like Task Manager for Windows 7 ,work in progress!

    Free Windows

  • ES Task Manager icon

    ES Task Manager

    A manager for tasks on the Android platform. An excellent task manager & killer. It can also optimize memory, storage, & cache. It integrates well with ES File Explorer & users can easily switch between the two apps.

    Free Android Kindle Fire

    • Warning The app was bought by another company and bundled with adwares.
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    Free Extended Task Manager

    The Extended Task Manager provides additional Windows process management features and information about disk activity and network port usage.

    Free Windows

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    Chameleon Task Manager

    Chameleon Task Manager is Windows task manager that enables the complete control of processes running on a computer optimizing the performance of Windows. It also provides more detailed information about programs. Why use Windows...

    Freemium Windows

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    SterJo Task Manager

    SterJo Task Manager is a FREE and advanced utility for process managing which allows you to get details on everything that’s running on your computer. The program is divided in several sections covering the main parts of each system....

    Free Windows

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    cpulimit

    CPU Usage Limiter for Linux - cpulimit is a simple program which attempts to limit the cpu usage of a process (expressed in percentage, not in cpu time). This is useful to control batch jobs, when you don't want them to eat too...

    Open Source Linux

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    PrcView

    PrcView is a process viewer utility that displays detailed information about processes running under Windows. For each process it displays memory, threads and module usage. For each DLL it shows full path and version information....

    Free Windows

    • Discontinued The official website is no longer available. Last version, 5.2.15.1, released on 2006, can be still downloaded from Wayback Machine.
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    Python System Monitor

    Python System Monitor (Psymon) is a cross-platform, task and performance monitor. Features: Global processes monitoring. System load history (cpu,memory,network and disks). Disks informations. Network connections. ...

    Open Source Windows Linux

    • Discontinued The project is no longer developed. Last version, 1.0, released in December 2011, can be still downloaded from Google Code Archive
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    Microsoft Spy++

    Spy++ (SPYXX.EXE) is a Win32-based utility that gives you a graphical view of the system’s processes, threads, windows, and window messages. It comes with both the Community edition (gratis for open source development, individuals...

    Free Personal Windows

  • px

    px tells you what processes are running on your system and how they are interconnected.

    Open Source Mac Linux BSD

  • Security Process Explorer icon

    Security Process Explorer

    Security Process Explorer Give you detailed information about each and every process. Indicate whether a process is safe or not. Allow you to terminate process with a single click. Let you...

    Free Windows

  • Security Task Manager icon

    Security Task Manager

    Security Task Manager shows comprehensible information about programs and processes running on the computer. For each Windows process, it improves on Windows Task Manager, providing: unique security risk rating The...

    Commercial Windows

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