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    Caffeine for Windows Alternatives for Windows

    There are many alternatives to Caffeine for Windows for Windows if you are looking for a replacement. The best Windows alternative is Don't Sleep, which is free. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 10 alternatives to Caffeine for Windows and ten of them are available for Windows so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Windows alternatives to Caffeine for Windows are Mouse Jiggler (Free, Open Source), Econap (Free Personal), noblackout (Free, Open Source) and NoDoze (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jan 24, 2022

    1. Don't Sleep is a small portable program to prevent system shutdown, Standby, Hibernate, Turn Off and Restart.
      Most users think Don't Sleep is a great alternative to Caffeine for Windows.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      Mouse Jiggler is a very simple piece of software whose sole function is to "fake" mouse input to Windows, and jiggle the mouse pointer back and forth.


    2. Econap helps you to save energy and increase your comfort. Before your pc enters the sleep mode, Econap will check if something important is running on your system. If so, it will wait until your download, backups, videos etc. are finished. Finally your pc will go to sleep.
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    3. Simulates activity (=> disables screensaver and powersaving) while running programms (any .exe) from a choosen directory. Main purpose is to choose the steam directory to disable monitor powersaving while running steam games.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      NoDoze simulates keyboard/mouse activity to keep the screensaver from activating. Its activity depends on currently running programs. You can use regular expressions or Windows wildcards to choose when the screensaver is deactivated.


    4. Coffee will keep your computer wide awake while your network is active or a program. Coffee prevents standby when your traffic speed on a selected network adapter is above the user configurable threshold or specific software selected.
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    5. Prevents your computer from going to sleep, hibernate, dim the display or start the screensaver. Application runs in the system tray when closed. New in version v1.3: -Parameter support. v1.2: Option to let display fall asleep. v1.1: Sleep timer.
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    6. Prevents your computer from going into sleep mode. Keeps your computer in an active state. No install required, fully portable and can run from a USB. Completely free for everyone. Tools... Run on PC startup. Hide the window in the tray menu (near the clock).
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    7. When it's not possible to change the screensaver settings in your Windows environment, then it's almost impossible to show things on your screen for a longer period without activating the screensaver.
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    8. Lightweight, portable, and very practical application that displays and locks the computer idle time, falsely informing the system about user interaction.
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