Bumptop Alternatives

    Bumptop is described as 'BumpTop is a fun, intuitive, 3D desktop that keeps you organized and makes you more productive. It combines the look and feel of a real desk with the power of your PC' and is an app in the OS & Utilities category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Bumptop for Windows, Linux and Mac. The best alternative is Compiz, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Bumptop are Dexpot (Free Personal), Preme for Windows (Free), Nimi Visuals (Free) and Raskin (Free).

    This page was last updated Jan 8, 2019

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      Compiz is a compositing manager adding fancy effects to your windows, from drop shadows to awesome desktop effects like the Desktop Cube or the Expo view.
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      Compiz vs Bumptop opinions
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      Compiz (out of the box) has no 3D environment anything like Bumptop
      Negative comment almost 3 years ago

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      • Free PersonalProprietary
      • Windows
      Dexpot turns your monitor into up to 20. It creates and manages virtual desktops and enables you to work far more efficiently and comfortably with many simultaneously opened windows on Windows 95/98/ME and NT4/2000/XP/2003/Vista (incl. x64).

      Discontinued

      Dead app. 3 years since the last update. Not compatible with current version of Windows. See changelog: http://www.dexpot.de/?id=changelog

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    1. Preme is a free software for Windows which lets you add cool desktop features and enhances the desktop functionality.
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    2. Adds eye-candy effects to windows (and start menu) like deformations (e.g: jelly windows - that makes moved window wiggle like being made from jelly; or fold - which hides windows by folding up horizontally, and unfolds when showing), physics (e.g.

      Discontinued

      It says that it has automatically stopped production.

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    3. Experience Raskin's unique bird's eye view to browse and manage your pictures, presentations, PDFs…
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      • Windows
      TopDesk radically reduces the time you spend switching between tasks by giving you the ability to quickly find the window you want from a thumbnail view.
    4. PowerResizer is a utility that provides many facilities in moving or resizing windows in a Microsoft Windows desktop environment.
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    5. Free application Shock Desktop 3D turns your Windows desktop into a 3D environment where you can interact with your documents in a physical space.

      Discontinued

      The last version is from 2008 but can still be downloaded from their website.

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      Shock Desktop 3D vs Bumptop opinions
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      It has many of the same real-life-inspired physics that bumptop has, such as throwing around items, with realistic physics.
      Positive comment over 2 years ago

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    6. Infinite_Screen is a free tool to move or scroll your desktop. Many know about the function of some graphic cards which allow to set a virtual desktop resolution, bigger as the screen resolution.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      WinFlip emulates Windows Vistas "Flip 3D" effect for Windows XP. Using the hotkey of your choice, you can find the window youre looking for in a fast, clean 3D interface.
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