Alternatives to Pleasesleep for all platforms with any license

  • Caffeine for Mac icon

    Caffeine for Mac Discontinued

    Caffeine is a tiny program that puts an icon in the right side of your menu bar. Click it to prevent your Mac from automatically going...

    Free Mac

  • Caffeine for Linux icon

    Caffeine for Linux

    Inspired by the Mac OS X version, Caffeine for Linux is a status bar application able to temporarily prevent the activation of both...

    Open Source Linux

  • Caffeine for Windows icon

    Caffeine for Windows

    If you have problems with your PC locking or going to sleep, caffeine will keep it awake. It works by simulating a keypress once every...

    Free Windows

  • Caffeinated icon

    Caffeinated

    Caffeinated is a simple utility to prevent your PC from going to sleep. It places an icon near the clock. Click the icon to keep your...

    Open Source Windows

  • InsomniaX icon

    InsomniaX

    It always has been a missing feature: disabling the sleep mode on a Apple Laptop. Who does not want to use it as a big juke-box or go...

    Free Mac

  • NoSleep icon

    NoSleep

    NoSleep makes closing of your MacBook lid possible without going to a sleep mode. Now you shouldn't have to plug your mouse and...

    Open Source Mac

  • Should I Sleep icon

    Should I Sleep

    Annoyed by the display getting dim when you're reading or watching something? What if the computer could “see and hear” you? By...

    Commercial Mac

  • Sleep Preventer icon

    Sleep Preventer

    Prevents your computer from going to sleep, hibernate, dim the display or start the screensaver. Application runs in the system tray...

    Free Windows

  • NoDoze icon

    NoDoze

    NoDoze simulates keyboard/mouse activity to keep the screensaver from activating. Its activity depends on currently running programs....

    Open Source Windows

  • SleepLess icon

    SleepLess

    This application is used to prevent the computer from going to sleep without changing system settings can disable sleep with lid...

    Commercial Mac

  • Ginseng icon

    Ginseng

    Ginseng is a lightweight desktop app for Windows that will keep your computer awake when active. This is useful for computers which...

    Free Windows

  • Sleep No More icon

    Sleep No More

    A tiny menu bar application, that prevents your Mac from sleeping for a set amount of time.

    Free Mac

  • SleepTime icon

    SleepTime

    SleepTime is a light-weight app that lives on your menu bar, letting you easily set a timer to put your Mac on sleep automatically...

    Commercial Mac