Alfred Alternatives for Mac

    There are many alternatives to Alfred for Mac if you are looking for a replacement. The best Mac alternative is CerebroApp, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to Alfred and loads of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to Alfred are ueli (Free, Open Source), Station (Freemium), espanso (Free, Open Source) and Quicksilver (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jul 16, 2021

    1. DFind lets you perform advanced file and folder searches on your Mac. Need to find all files containing a certain text? Need to find files created in the last hour? Need to find large files that take up all your disk space?
    2. Disklens, the Spotlight alternative, lets you quickly and easily find about anything on your Mac.
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      • Mac
      The power to quickly launch everything you need for your everyday work, multiple text clipboard capability, workflows handling and keyboard shortcuts creation.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • CerebroApp
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      • Alfred
      Command is an advanced search application. Using Command gives you an edge as you are able to set your own commands which helps you search and browse faster.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      Find any file. Instantly.
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    3. Oka Paste is a very useful clipboard manager. Intelligent management and Simple operation. It records the content you copied into the system clipboard and makes the content grouped by types for easy management and orderly.
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    4. A great tool for any power user: Launch any file, directory, application, and website with a single click. Lightweight Launcher provides customizable launch routines that are easily accessible system wide via the menu bar.
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    5. Findspot helps you to find files and launch apps quickly. Just press a shortcut and input some keywords. Findspot will search through your Mac and find the best matches in no time.
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    6. TextSeek helps you search document contents for Windows and MacOS within seconds, inlcuding PDF, Word, Excel, Powerpoint and other formats. The core feature is that TextSeek can perform search character-by-character with no omission.
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    7. SmartPaste is a tiny macOS menu bar app that enhances your clipboard. Every time you copy from the web browser and paste into Google Docs, GMail, Word, Pages (or similar apps), SmartPaste filters out all unwanted styles, while keeping the useful ones.
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