Caffeine for Mac Alternatives

    Caffeine for Mac is described as 'Caffeine is a tiny program that puts an icon in the right side of your menu bar. Click it to prevent your Mac from automatically going to sleep, dimming the screen or starting screen savers. Click it again to go back. Hold down the Command key while clicking to show the menu' and is a popular app in the OS & Utilities category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Caffeine for Mac for Mac, Windows, Linux and Android. The best alternative is Amphetamine, which is free. Other great apps like Caffeine for Mac are KeepingYouAwake (Free, Open Source), Don't Sleep (Free), Caffeine for Linux (Free, Open Source) and Caffeine for Windows (Free).

    This page was last updated Jan 19, 2021

      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      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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    1. This is a kernel extension and clients that allow the MacBook to disable sleeping when the lid is closed. MOUNTAIN LION IS NOT SUPPORTED
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    2. 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.
      • Mac
      SmartSleep lets you select each sleep state. Additionally the new SmartSleep state lets your notebook just sleep while the battery has a high level. If the battery level drops below a certain point (default is less then 20% or 20 minutes) it will switch to sleep and hibernate.

      Discontinued

      Program hasn't been updated since 2013. No longer on app store.

      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      Deep Sleep is a simple Dashboard widget which allows users to put their computer into hibernation mode, also sometimes called software suspend mode. This widget only works on a limited number of Apple computer models.

      Discontinued

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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      Welcome to AntiSleep, the powerful tool to prevent from goes to sleep mode.100 000+ satisfied users around the world use this app every day.Join us, Try AntiSleep now!Keep Awake : ? System ? Display and External Displays ? Wi-Fi Network ? Audio In - Out
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    3. This application is used to prevent the computer from going to sleep without changing system settingscan disable sleep with lid closedSafe Sleep (Hibernate) with one clickone click activation / deactivationschedule deactivationmenu icon with commands menuno...
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    4. 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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    5. A tiny menu bar application, that prevents your Mac from sleeping for a set amount of time.

      Discontinued

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      • Mac
      SleepTime is a light-weight app that lives on your menu bar, letting you easily set a timer to put your Mac on sleep automatically after a specified time period you choose.
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