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@home Alternatives

@home is described as 'tiny convenience utility, that knows when you are at home (based on your wireless network name) and prevents your computer from locking the screen. When you are away from home, your normal locking idle times apply' and is a prevent sleep mode app. There are nine alternatives to @home for Mac, Windows, Android and F-Droid. The best alternative is Amphetamine, which is free. Other great apps like @home are Caffeine for Mac, Don't Sleep, Coffee: Keep Display Awake and Theine.

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  • FreeProprietary
  • Mac

@home is a tiny convenience utility, that knows when you are at home (based on your wireless network name) and prevents...

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    Amphetamine

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac

    Welcome to Amphetamine4, the most awesome keep-awake utility ever created for macOS. Amphetamine can keep your Mac, and optionally its display, awake through a super simple on/off switch, or automatically through easy-to-configure Triggers.

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  2. Caffeine for Mac icon

    Caffeine for Mac

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac

    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 to sleep, dimming the screen or starting screen savers. Click it again to go back. Hold down the Command key while clicking to show the menu.

    Discontinued

    This software has not been updated in 9 YEARS!(Reassigned from dangerous by IanDorfman on 2019-04-18)

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  3. Don't Sleep icon

    Don't Sleep

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    Don't Sleep is a small portable program to prevent system shutdown, Standby, Hibernate, Turn Off and Restart.

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  4. Coffee: Keep Display Awake icon

    Coffee: Keep Display Awake

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Android
    • F-Droid

    Coffee allows you to keep the display awake without having to change the device settings. It can be toggled at various places:

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  5. Theine icon

    Theine

    • Mac

    Prevent your Mac from falling asleep, dimming your screen or starting the screensaver. Theine keeps macOS awake just like caffeine does with you.

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    NoDoze

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    NoDoze simulates keyboard/mouse activity to keep the screensaver from activating. Its activity depends on currently running programs. You can use regular expressions or Windows wildcards to choose when the screensaver is deactivated.

    NoDoze Options screen
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    AntiSleep

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac

    Keep System Awake.

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  8. Keep Display On icon

    Keep Display On

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    When it's not possible to change the screensaver settings in your Windows environment, then it's almost impossible to show things on your screen for a longer period without activating the screensaver.

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    Sleep No More

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac

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

    Discontinued

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