Browser Selector Alternatives

    Browser Selector is described as 'Simple rules-based automatic browser selection based on URLs. Provides fine-grained routing to desired browsers with full command-line string (for profile selection and other params if needed)' and is an app in the Web Browsers category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Browser Selector for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Microsoft Edge and Google Chrome. The best alternative is Choosy. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Browser Select or Finicky. Other great apps like Browser Selector are Account Surfer (Paid), LinCastor Browser (Freemium), Browser Tamer (Free) and Braus (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Aug 7, 2021

    1. Choosy opens links in different browsers as specified, according to rules, set by the user.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      Browser Select is a utility to dynamically select the browser you want instead of just having one default for all links. similar to the prompt in android to choose a browser when a link in a non-browser app is clicked/touched.
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      • Windows
      Quickly switch between accounts and browsers with Account Surfer.
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    2. A MacOS app for creating rules that decide which browser is opened for every link that would open the default browser. Open Facebook in one browser, and Trello in another. Or Spotify links in the Spotify client. Or whatever url in whatever app!.
    3. When you click on a link, LinCastor Browser asks you to choose a browser to load the link with from a menu. Menu can contain a browser, an application but also AppleScript, shell script, Automator Workflow or even OS X share service.
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    4. Sometimes we like to isolate our web profiles. Some install different browsers for different purposes (home, work, etc.), some set up multiple Chrome or Edge profiles. And some do both.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      A small application to select a browser every time you click a link anywhere. This is especially useful if you have multiple browsers or profiles, and you want to be able to open certain links in certain browsers.
    5. BrowserTraySwitch is a super tiny little system tray utility (only 90k) to help you quickly change your default browser.
      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      BrowserSelector allows to dynamically select the browser to open links.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      A default browser replacement for windows to let you pick your preferred browser on the fly. When you open a link outside a browser, one of two things will happen:
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