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AppGrid is described as *'Handle windows, from the comfort of your home row.

Using AppGrid is dead simple. Just use the global hot keys to move and resize your windows. The windows will automatically fit themselves to a simple but flexible grid.

The default global hot keys are designed to be comfortable'* and is a Window Manager in the os & utilities category. There are more than 10 alternatives to AppGrid for Mac and Windows. The best alternative is Divvy. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try altdrag or Taekwindow. Other great apps like AppGrid are HyperDock, KDE Mover-Sizer, MoveInactiveWin and Easy Move+Resize.

AppGrid alternatives are mainly Window Managers but may also be Application Launchers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of AppGrid.
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  1. Divvy icon

    Divvy

    • Mac
    • Windows
    81 alternatives to Divvy 

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

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    1.  Support for Multiple MonitorsDivvy supports the use of multiple displays.
    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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  2. altdrag icon

    altdrag

    79 alternatives to altdrag 

    AltDrag allows you to move and resize windows much easier. When you have it running you can simply hold down the Alt key and then use your mouse to drag any window, and it doesn't matter where in the window you click.

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    1.  Portablealtdrag can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    HyperDock

    • Mac
    58 alternatives to HyperDock 

    HyperDock adds Windows 7 like features and more to Mac OS X.

    Select individual application windows & tabs just by moving the mouse on a dock item, use mouse clicks to quickly open new windows and many more."

    Window Previews Ever wondered how to activate a single wind.

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    Discontinued

    The last version (1.7) is from January 2017, but it's still available to download.

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    Taekwindow

    70 alternatives to Taekwindow 

    Taekwindow is a simple, lightweight and free Windows program that allows you to move and resize windows by dragging them with the Alt key, similar to many X11 window managers.

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    1.  PortableTaekwindow can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    • KDE Mover-Sizer icon

      KDE Mover-Sizer

      84 alternatives to KDE Mover-Sizer 

      KDE Mover-Sizer is a lightweight program enabling KDE-style alt-click moving and resizing for Windows XP, 7, 2000, 2003, Windows Server, and Vista.

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      1.  Support for Multiple MonitorsKDE Mover-Sizer supports the use of multiple displays.
      2.  LightweightKDE Mover-Sizer consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
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    • MoveInactiveWin icon

      MoveInactiveWin

      81 alternatives to MoveInactiveWin 

      Sometimes a lot of deskop clutter can hide a window (eg, open file, programs, files-explorer, dialogs)

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    • Easy Move+Resize icon

      Easy Move+Resize

      51 alternatives to Easy Move+Resize 

      Easy Move+Resize is based on behavior found in many X11/Linux window managers, adding easy modifier key + mouse drag move and resize to OS X.

       Easy Move+Resize has no features, suggest some!
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      Tuck

      • Mac
      69 alternatives to Tuck 

      Tuck is a handy menu bar application that allows you to quickly and simply clear multi-window clutter by hiding windows under your screen edges.

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      ActiveDock

      • Mac
      82 alternatives to ActiveDock 

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

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    • SizeUp icon

      SizeUp

      54 alternatives to SizeUp 

      SizeUp allows you to quickly position a window to fill exactly half the screen (splitscreen), a quarter of the screen (quadrant), full screen, or centered via the menu bar or configurable system-wide shortcuts (hotkeys).

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      1.  Split-screen multiplayerSizeUp can split the screen equally so that each player has their dedicated Point of View.
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