Application Finder Alternatives

    Application Finder is described as 'The Application Finder is a program to find and launch installed applications on your system, and quickly execute commands' and is an app in the OS & Utilities category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Application Finder for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, Linux, iPhone and Chrome OS. The best alternative is Keypirinha, which is free. Other great apps like Application Finder are Alfred (Freemium), ueli (Free, Open Source), Albert (Free, Open Source) and CerebroApp (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jul 16, 2021

    1. GNOME Do allows you to quickly search for many items present on your desktop or the web, and perform useful actions on those items.

      GNOME Do is inspired by Quicksilver & GNOME Launch Box .

      Discontinued

      The program seems to be no longer updated. Last version, 0.95.3, released on November 2014, can be still downloaded from Launchpad.

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    2. Fluent Search (beta) is a fast and easy-to-use search application that lets you search for running applications, browser tabs, bookmarks, files, and more.
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    3. KRunner is the launcher built into the Plasma desktop.
    4. dmenu is a dynamic menu for X, originally designed for dwm. It manages large numbers of user-defined menu items efficiently.
    5. Zazu is a new open source productivity app, that allows developers to be in the drivers seat. Unlike other solutions, there is no built-in integrations, so every plugin has the full scope of what Zazu has to offer.

      Discontinued

      Repo archived by authors. No updates or releases, and no recent commits. Based on obsolete versions of underlying tools/platform.

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    6. ChaseApp brings all the scattered pieces of data from your cloud and computer right to you. You can search across your workspace, launch web pages and take quick actions from one search bar, such as: RSVP events, start AWS instances and more.
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    7. Raycast lets you control your tools with a few keystrokes. It’s designed to keep you focused. Use the built-in extensions to connect with common tools and join the developer program to get early access to our API.
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    8. Search all your tools from one place. Clew is your central hub for workplace productivity. Search shouldn’t be stealing 25% of your workweek. Find files, act on them, and share blazingly fast with Clew.
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    9. XMenu adds one or more global menus to the right side of the menu bar. They give you access to your preferred applications, folders, documents, files, and snippets.
    10. A command launcher for Chrome.
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