Fences allows you to organize your PC by automatically placing your shortcuts and icons into resizable shaded areas on your desktop called fences that are designed to match Windows 10 and 11. Some of Fences features include:Suggest and vote on features
Create containers (aka Portals) on your desktop which show the contents of a specified folder. Divide your desktop into folders then use Portals to display the contents of the folders in an organized fashion - you can even hide the folders away somewhere else.Suggest and vote on features
Portals: Desktop Organization Features
- LightweightPortals: Desktop Organization consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
- Ad-freePortals: Desktop Organization doesn't contain any form of external advertising.
- Works OfflinePortals: Desktop Organization can be used without the need to connect to the internet.
- Dark ModePortals: Desktop Organization supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
- No registration requiredYou can use most of the features in Portals: Desktop Organization without registration.
- PortablePortals: Desktop Organization can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
Organizes desktop into customizable containers - showing folders (e.g.: local folders, network locations) contents, displayed as icons/thumbnails on scrollable surface. In-built thumbnail engine is capable of displaying thumbnails for supported Open Documents and PSD images, but...Suggest and vote on features
Nimi Places Features
Simple app enhancing windows task bar functionality with stacks of shortcuts. - pawelt/stackySuggest and vote on features
It was last updated in 2013.
Groups your app icons in Windows taskbar.Discontinued
From their website: "It's been a good ride, however Bins is not compatible with Windows 11 and WILL NOT be updated to support Windows 11. The new taskbar has made Bins obsolete. Thank you for supporting our journey. Bins will remain on sale so that users of Windows 7/10 may continue to use/purchase."
Folderview Screenlet is a Linux alternative to Fences (which is for Windows).Suggest and vote on features
Folderview Screenlet FeaturesDiscontinued
The program is no longer updated. Last version, 0.9.9, released in August 2010, can be still downloaded from the official website.
Over 2 million professional icons in 400+ icon sets & over 30 styles, from glyph and flat icons to full realistic illustrations, iOS, and Windows icons. Vector and pixel perfect!.
iCollections is an expertly designed application which helps you keep your desktop organized. The app's unique features are what make it the most popular method of desktop organization for Mac users.Suggest and vote on features
ToolBox is an application launcher for Windows operating systems with many amazing features. Easy to install, you can get going in minutes. Its drag & drop interface creates shortcuts to almost anything; applications, drives, folders, even simple files.Suggest and vote on features
The program is no longer updated. Last version, 2.97h, released in May 2011, can be still downloaded from the official website.
DesktopShelves helps you fight the clutter on your desktop by organizing files on shelves. A shelf the size of 5 icons holds 20 files.Suggest and vote on features
The program is no longer updated. Last version, 2.1.4, released in November 2013, can be still bought from Mac App Store.