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BetterTouchTool Alternatives for Linux

BetterTouchTool is not available for Linux but there are some alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is Repeat, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to BetterTouchTool and five of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to BetterTouchTool are QuickTile, Bismuth, touchegg and PyGrid.

BetterTouchTool alternatives are mainly Window Managers but may also be Gesture Control Tools or Task Automation Apps. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of BetterTouchTool.
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    Repeat

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Java

    Repeat is a full-fledged, Java mouse/keyboard record/replay and automation hotkeys/macros creation using modern programming languages, and more advanced automation features. Working across three major OSes: Windows, OSX, and Linux.

    ⚫︎ Support for scriptingRepeat supports scripts and macros to automate or customize tasks.
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  2. A lightweight utility for allowing you to quickly snap windows to a tiling grid under your existing Linux window manager. Can be triggered via keyboard shortcuts, the command line, or D-Bus calls.

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  3. KDE Plasma add-on, that tiles your windows automatically and lets you manage them via keyboard, similarly to i3, Sway or dwm.

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    touchegg

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    Touchégg initially going to be designed to provide Egg Window Manager window management through gestures, but eventually I decided to extend this funcionality, so Touchégg is compatible with any window manager, and providing more options.

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  5. PyGrid

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    PyGrid is a small utility which allows you to easily organize your open windows by tiling, resizing and positioning them to make the best use of your desktop real estate. It's easy to configure and supports multiple monitors.

    ⚫︎ LightweightPyGrid consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
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