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ControlPlane Alternatives for Mac

There are many alternatives to ControlPlane for Mac and since it's discontinued a lot of people are looking for a replacement. The best Mac alternative is Sidekick. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Home and Away or Ikuna. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 10 alternatives to ControlPlane and six of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to ControlPlane are Remount, Workspaces and Bunch by Brett Terpstra.

ControlPlane alternatives are mainly Task Automation Apps but may also be Workflow Automation Tools or Application Launchers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of ControlPlane.
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    Sidekick

    • Mac
    2 alternatives to Sidekick 

    Sidekick is an application that automatically updates your laptop settings based on where you are. Just install the app, configure the places that you frequent, (home, work, a coffee shop, etc.) and never fuss with your settings again!

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    Discontinued

    The program is no longer updated. Last version, 4.2.8, released in August 2015, can be still bought from the official website.

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    Remount

    • Mac
    3 alternatives to Remount 

    Automatically connect to a network drive on Mac Os X start up and login.

    Remount remembers your network drives and mount them at login. Remount recognizes different network services and differents between WiFi-Networks.

    Multiple Services Remount recognizes your network shares.

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    Workspaces

    3 alternatives to Workspaces 

    Workspaces is a straightfoward productivity tool for Mac to recreate your work environment in two clicks. Simply drop files, folders, apps and websites into the application and select the ones you want to auto-launch. Open them all by clicking the START button.

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  4. Home and Away

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    3 alternatives to Home and Away 

    If you take your laptop back and forth to work (or anywhere else), you may find that, depending where you are, you want certain volumes to mount and certain applications to launch. Home and Away can automate this task for you by allowing you to set up different networks.

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    Discontinued

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    Ikuna

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    3 alternatives to Ikuna 

    Create a personalized, 3-sec launchable workspace for every project.

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    Bunch by Brett Terpstra

    3 alternatives to Bunch by Brett Terpstra 

    Bunch is a little macOS utility that sits in your Dock (or your Menu Bar). It doesn’t have any windows. When you right/ctrl-click the Dock icon (or click the menu item), it gives you a list of “Bunches” you can select from, each one launching a group of applications that you...

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