Alternatives to PStart for all platforms with any license

  • icon is a website offering many free, commonly used Windows applications that have been specially packaged for...

    Open Source Windows Web / Cloud

  • LiberKey icon


    Portable applications launcher, LiberKey includes 305 portable applications. In all areas : Audio, Video, Graphics, Internet, Games...

    Free Windows

  • ASuite icon


    ASuite is a simple application launcher to manage an unlimited number of files, folders and webpage for quick access. It is designed...

    Open Source Windows

  • SyMenu icon

    SyMenu Warning

    SyMenu is a portable menu launcher that allows to organize and find your portable applications in a quick and easy way. Moreover...

    Free Windows

  • Portable Start Menu icon

    Portable Start Menu

    Portable Start Menu is a simple and free start menu application that can be installed on USB sticks or local PCs. Organize your...

    Free Windows

  • FCorp My Suite icon

    FCorp My Suite

    My Suite is a lightweight Windows application whose purpose is to help you create a user-defined list with programs that can be run...

    Commercial Windows

  • CodySafe icon


    CodySafe is a software tool that turns any portable drive from a simple data carrier to a computer-on-stick. Carry your computer...

    Freemium Windows

  • Handy Start Menu icon

    Handy Start Menu

    Do you often find yourself looking for a program in the long list of the Start menu? The Handy Start Menu, a small utility will...

    Freemium Windows

  • FramaKey icon


    FramaKey is a package of portable and ready-to-use Free Software that can be carried on a USB key designed to make the user’s life...

    Open Source Windows Linux

  • Freeter icon


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

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux

  • QRun icon


    QRun a simple, easy and free application launcher

    Free Windows

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    Quick Cliq

    Quick Cliq is a portable menu based application launcher and productivity tool with features that you won’t find anywhere else! ...

    Free Windows

  • FCorp File/Folder Launcher icon

    FCorp File/Folder Launcher

    File/Folder Launcher (FFLauncher) is a simple, very easy to use application specially designed to help you launch files and folders. ...

    Commercial Windows

  • Ceedo Personal  icon

    Ceedo Personal

    Ceedo is unique virtualization technology creates a portable virtual desktop, which launches on any Windows host PC with no need to...

    Commercial Windows

  • Blaze icon


    Blaze is an application launcher that distinguishes from amongst the others by being able to automate recurrent tasks performed in the...

    Free Windows

  • Tray Commander Lite icon

    Tray Commander Lite

    Tray Commander is a multifunctional utility that lets you launch your frequently used programs, files, folders and documents directly...

    Free Personal Windows

  • Lupo PenSuite icon

    Lupo PenSuite

    The collection of portable software for everyone. A completely free Suite of programs and games, all in one package for your USB flash...

    Free Windows

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  • WorldDesk icon


    Currently in Beta: "WorldDesk leverages a unique patent-pending abstraction layer to decouple all aspects of a user's...

    Commercial Windows

  • LaunchBar Commander

    LaunchBar Commander is what is commonly referred to as an "Application Launcher"; it is typically docked to the side of your...

    Free Windows

  • CLaunch

    You are free to choose double-click on the desktop and move mouse to the corner of the screen, such as a hot key, how to display more...

    Free Windows

  • PortAL icon

    PortAL Discontinued

    PortAL is very light portable software launcher which is based on hotkeys, menus and system tray icons. All of PortAL configuration...

    Open Source Windows

  • Qsel icon


    Qsel is a "launcher" for frequently used programs, documents and web links. — Create any number of categories with...

    Free Windows

  • Prayaya V3 icon

    Prayaya V3 Discontinued

    Not only a portable launcher, but also a mini virtual operating system. Prayaya V3 could be installed on any USB device or local...

    Free Windows

  • Colibri icon


    Colibri combines the raw power of the command line with the intuitive nature of a modern graphical user interface to define a...

    Free Windows

  • Wise HotKey icon

    Wise HotKey

    Launch applications and system tools, Control Panel items, folders on your computer, and website addresses using simple key...

    Free Windows

  • Skylight icon


    Skylight is an experimental keyboard launcher. It lets you quickly find and open anything on your computer or the web. Start apps...

    Free Windows

  • WinInizio PenSuite icon

    WinInizio PenSuite

    This pendrive suite is an application launcher that runs in the notification area. It uses a Vista-like menu style. The suite is...

    Free Windows

  • Tray Commander icon

    Tray Commander

    Tray Commander is a tray launcher that lets you gain quick access to your most frequently used applications and system commands via a...

    Commercial Windows

  • 8start icon


    8start Launcher is a free portable application launcher. This program is a whole new way of launching programs and applications on...

    Free Windows

  • HS Quickstart icon

    HS Quickstart Discontinued

    HS Quickstart shows you a window with quick access to your installed programs, eMails, Scripts and much more. A click in one of the...

    Freemium Windows

  • ubSpawn icon


    ubSpawn is a small and simple application to manage an unlimited number of files and folders for quick access. It's especially...

    Free Windows

PStart Comments

Great Little Launcher

Positive Comment by pillow86
about PStart Aug 2013

This is lightweight and does the works. Intuitive interface. This program is a little wonder.