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Choosy Alternatives

Choosy is described as 'opens links in different browsers as specified, according to rules, set by the user' and is a Web Browser in the os & utilities category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Choosy for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, Linux, Windows S and Microsoft Edge. The best alternative is Browserosaurus, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Choosy are Finicky, Junction, Browser Select and Velja.

This page was last updated May 23, 2022
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  • Mac

Choosy opens links in different browsers as specified, according to rules, set by the user.

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  1. Browserosaurus

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac

    Browserosaurus is an open-source (MIT license), Electron-based app for macOS. It works by setting itself as the default browser; any clicked links in non-browser apps are now sent to Browserosaurus where it’ll present you with a menu of all your installed browsers.

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    You need to pick every time the browser, doesn't allow to have rules to automatically open the appropriate one.

    Negative comment over 2 years ago
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  2. Finicky

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac

    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!.

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    The app is a free and open source. Configuration is easy and pleasing for developers

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  3. Junction

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • FLATHUB
    • GNOME

    Choose the application to open files and links.

  4. Browser Select

    • 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.

  5. Velja

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac

    Open links in a specific browser or a matching native app. Easily switch between browsers.



  6. Account Surfer

    • Windows

    Quickly switch between accounts and browsers with Account Surfer.

  7. Braus

    • 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.

  8. Browser Fairy

    • Mac

    One tool to rule them all.

  9. Switchbar

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac

    Any time you click on a web link with your Mac, Switchbar will prompt you to choose which browser, browser profile or email client to open that link with.

  10. LinCastor Browser

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac

    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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