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    Blaze Alternatives

    Blaze is described as 'application launcher that distinguishes from amongst the others by being able to automate recurrent tasks performed in the file-system or even any application on Microsoft Windows'. There are more than 25 alternatives to Blaze for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Windows Explorer, Linux, BSD and The best alternative is Keypirinha, which is free. Other great apps like Blaze are Listary (Freemium), Executor (Free), Find And Run Robot (Freemium) and dmenu (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Mar 24, 2021
    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    Blaze is an application launcher that distinguishes from amongst the others by being able to automate recurrent tasks...
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    1. A lightning fast and flexible keystroke launcher for Windows. No installation required (portable). Extensible with Python3 plugins.
    2. Listary is a revolutionary search utility for Windows that makes finding your files and launching applications blazing fast, for casual and power users alike!.

    3. A multi purpose launcher and more advanced and customizable freeware windows run replacement and more. Executor is available also as a portable app and can be integrated in LiberKey.
    4. FARR also lets you quickly run web searches, send email, manipulate files, control on-screen windows, and much more.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      dmenu is a dynamic menu for X, originally designed for dwm. It manages large numbers of user-defined menu items efficiently.

    5. PStart is a simple tray tool to start user defined applications. Designed to run portable applications, you can start anything runnable from USB key devices or removable disks.


      nothing since 2007

    6. ASuite is a simple application launcher to manage an unlimited number of files, folders and webpage for quick access. It is designed to work with removable storage (uses relative paths) media like USB sticks, hard drives, iPods, etc.


      This program is slowly sinking into neglect and abandonment since 2011.

      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Windows
      • Windows Explorer
      Access your folders from anywhere.
      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      SlickRun is a free floating command line utility for Windows. SlickRun gives almost instant access to any program or website. SlickRun allows you to create command aliases (known as MagicWords), so C:\Program Files\Outlook Express\msimn.exe becomes MAIL.
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    7. Portable Start Menu is a simple and free start menu application that can be installed on USB sticks or local PCs.
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