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Cairo Shell

Cairo is a desktop environment for Windows. Its goal is to develop a desktop experience that increases productivity and advances current technology standards.

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What is Cairo Shell?

Cairo Shell is a free and open-source replacement shell for the Microsoft Windows operating systems. Like other shell alternatives, it replaces the default Windows Shell. With a dynamic desktop, folder stacks, and new ways to interact with your apps, Cairo is fast, productive, and easy to use.

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  • English

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Our users have written 3 comments and reviews about Cairo Shell, and it has gotten 43 likes

Cairo Shell was added to AlternativeTo by Pr1me on and this page was last updated . Cairo Shell is sometimes referred to as Cairo.

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Just letting other people know old comments are old. Lots of development has happened and is happening check out the github release: https://github.com/cairoshell/cairoshell/releases

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runical1991
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I don't know. It seems nothing really happens here. The last forum post is from September. Too bad, seems like a good idea...

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Pr1me
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Really like the idea, but never tried. Hope that the development circle is smaller now it's open-source.

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Tags

  • Shell Extension
  • shell-replacement
  • shell-interface
  • taskbar
  • taskbar-replacement

Cairo Shell platform details

Windows

Cairo requires Windows 7 or later, including Windows 10, and .NET 4.7.1 or later (already included with Windows 10 1709 and newer)

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    Files UWP merely replaces the file browser, not the full explorer shell like Cairo.
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