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Clips is described as 'is your Mac OS X clipboard reinvented. Use Clips to increase productivity during your daily computing experience. Try Clips today and finally see clipboard and snippet management, the Mac way' and is a clipboard manager in the office & productivity category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Clips for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Android and iPhone. The best alternative is CopyQ, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Clips are Ditto, ClipboardFusion, RecentX and CLCL.

Clips alternatives are mainly Clipboard Managers but may also be File Search Utilities or Application Launchers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Clips.
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  1. Multi-Platform Clipboard Manager with Advanced Features.

    ⚫︎ Support for scriptingCopyQ supports scripts and macros to automate or customize tasks.
    ⚫︎ PortableCopyQ can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    Shows a list of previously copied text or images.
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    Ditto

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • PortableApps.com

    Ditto is an extension to the standard windows clipboard. It saves each item placed on the clipboard allowing you access to any of those items at a later time.

    ⚫︎ PortableDitto can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    ⚫︎ CustomizableDitto is easy to customize with themes or similar features.
    ⚫︎ Dark ModeDitto supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    ⚫︎ LightweightDitto consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
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    Ditto allows you to easily view and search past entries


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    ClipboardFusion

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Blackberry
    • Windows S
    • Android Tablet
    • Windows Phone
    • iPad
    • Google Chrome
    • Kindle Fire

    ClipboardFusion is a powerful clipboard manager, complete with HotKeys, text scrubbing, text replacing and completely customizable clipboard Macros. ClipboardFusion can remember your clipboard history, and even sync it between computers using the ClipboardFusion Online service.

    ⚫︎ End-to-End EncryptionClipboardFusion has E2E Encryption, for entire or parts of the app.
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    Quick History Menu
  4. RecentX is an innovative launcher that gives you instant access to your files, folders, programs, websites & clipboard history. It automatically remembers your favorite & recent items so that you can launch them even faster.

    ⚫︎ File TaggingRecentX can organize and highlight your files with tags and labels.
    ⚫︎ Windows Explorer ExtensionRecentX can extend Windows Explorer in various ways, for example add context menu options, etc..
    ⚫︎ PortableRecentX can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    CLCL

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    CLCL is clipboard caching utility.

    ⚫︎ PortableCLCL can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    ⚫︎ LightweightCLCL consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
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    ClipX

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    ClipX is a tiny clipboard history manager. It is sweet, it is free, use it. You can use the system tray icon to restore your old clipboards and use a hotkey to paste them directly inside your favorite editor.

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    Discontinued

    The project seems to be no longer developed. Last version, ClipX 1.0.3.9 beta 7, released in July 2008, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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    Parcellite

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    Parcellite is a lightweight GTK+ clipboard manager. This is a stripped down, basic-features-only clipboard manager with a small memory footprint for those who like simplicity.

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    Shapeshifter

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    Shapeshifter is a clipboard utility for managing your clipboard history in Windows.

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    Shapeshifter uses your Windows Aero colors, this would be the Blue version
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    Klipper

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • KDE

    Klipper is a free and open source, multifunctional clipboard manager for the KDE interface.

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    Diodon

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    Aiming to be the best integrated clipboard manager for the Gnome/Unity desktop.

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