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8start Alternatives

8start is described as 'Launcher is a free portable application launcher. This program is a whole new way of launching programs and applications on your system. Starting programs from shortcuts on desktop and start menu is an obsolete and cumbersome process' and is an app in the os & utilities category. There are more than 10 alternatives to 8start for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Online / Web-based, BSD and PlayOnLinux (PlayOnMac). The best alternative is PortableApps.com, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like 8start are LiberKey, SyMenu, PStart and ASuite.

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  • FreeProprietary
  • Windows

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  1. PortableApps.com icon

    PortableApps.com

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • BSD
    • PlayOnLinux (PlayOnMac)
    • Wine

    PortableApps.com is a website offering many free, commonly used Windows applications that have been specially packaged for portability. These portable applications can be used from removable media such as USB flash drives.

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    LiberKey

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    Portable applications launcher, LiberKey includes 305 portable applications. In all areas : Audio, Video, Graphics, Internet, Games, Security, Education, System and more..



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    SyMenu

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    • .NET Framework

    SyMenu is a portable menu launcher and Start Menu replacement to organize your applications quickly and easily.

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  4. PStart icon

    PStart

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    PStart is a simple tray tool to start user defined applications. Designed to run portable applications, you can start anything runnable from USB key devices or removable disks.

    Discontinued

    nothing since 2007

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    ASuite

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    ASuite is a simple application launcher to manage an unlimited number of files, folders and webpage for quick access. It is designed to work with removable storage (uses relative paths) media like USB sticks, hard drives, iPods, etc.

    Discontinued

    This program is slowly sinking into neglect and abandonment since 2011.

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  6. Quick Cliq icon

    Quick Cliq

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

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

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  7. FramaKey icon

    FramaKey

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux

    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 much easier.

    Discontinued

    developer no longer working on it

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  8. Lupo PenSuite icon

    Lupo PenSuite

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

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

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  9. JetStart

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows

    Tired of digging into crowded Start Menu? JetStart offers you a quick access to categorized Start Menu shortcuts, recently launched programs and system commands.

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    Portable Start Menu

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

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

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