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Amethyst Alternatives for Mac

There are many alternatives to Amethyst for Mac if you are looking for a replacement. The best Mac alternative is Rectangle, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to Amethyst and many of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to Amethyst are Divvy, Xmonad, Shiftit and yabai.

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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Mac

Amethyst is a tiling window manager for Mac similar to the xmonad tiling window manager popular on Linux. Amethyst is...

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  1. Move and resize windows on macOS with keyboard shortcuts. Rectangle is a window management app based on Spectacle, written in Apple Swift.

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    Divvy

    • Mac
    • Windows

    Divvy is an entirely new way of managing your workspace. It allows you to quickly and efficiently "divvy up" your screen into exact portions.

    Discontinued

    The project seems no longer developed. Last version, 1.5.2, released in August 2019, can be still downloaded and bought from the official website and from the Appstore.

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    Xmonad

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Linux

    xmonad is a dynamically tiling X11 window manager that is written and configured in Haskell. In a normal WM, you spend half your time aligning and searching for windows. xmonad makes work easier, by automating this.

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  4. ShiftIt is an application for OSX that allows you to quickly manipulate window position and size using keyboard shortcuts. It intends to become a full featured window organizer for OSX.

    Discontinued

    This project is looking for a new maintainer. Until that transition is completed, there will likely not be further development on this project.from https://github.com/fikovnik/ShiftIt/blob/master/README.md

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  5. yabai started as a C99 rewrite of chunkwm, originally supposed to be its first RC version.

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    spectrwm

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD

    spectrwm is a small dynamic tiling window manager for X11. It tries to stay out of the way so that valuable screen real estate can be used for much more important stuff. It has sane defaults and does not require one to learn a language to do any configuration.

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    Moom

    • Mac

    Moom allows you to easily move and zoom windows to predefined areas of the screen, or to make them full-screen, using either the mouse or the keyboard.

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    VEEER

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac

    VEEER was built with maximizing your workflow speed in mind - which makes it an essential designer & developer productivity tool.

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  9. Light Pillar Mosaic icon

    Light Pillar Mosaic

    • Mac
    • MacPaw Setapp

    Some apps should be a swipe away. Mosaic is a helpful Mac window manager, which makes it a breeze to resize and organize windows, view multiple documents alongside, thus improving your productivity.

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  10. Application Launcher, improved Dock for macOS, alternative to Apple Dock, uBar, HyperDock.

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