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CubeDesktop NXT Alternatives

CubeDesktop NXT is described as 'provides you up to 16 workspaces, each with its own wallpaper and set of icons, allowing you to quickly and easily switch between them using a live and interactive 3D environment' and is a Window Manager in the os & utilities category. There are more than 10 alternatives to CubeDesktop NXT for Windows, Linux, BSD and PortableApps.com. The best alternative is Compiz, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like CubeDesktop NXT are Dexpot, VirtuaWin, bug.n and KWin.

CubeDesktop NXT alternatives are mainly Window Managers but may also be Desktop Environments or Desktop Customization Tools. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of CubeDesktop NXT.
This page was last updated Jun 28, 2022
  • Windows

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  1. Compiz

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    Compiz is a compositing manager adding fancy effects to your windows, from drop shadows to awesome desktop effects like the Desktop Cube or the Expo view.

  2. Dexpot

    • Free PersonalProprietary
    • Windows

    Dexpot turns your monitor into up to 20. It creates and manages virtual desktops and enables you to work far more efficiently and comfortably with many simultaneously opened windows on Windows 95/98/ME and NT4/2000/XP/2003/Vista (incl. x64).

    Discontinued

    Dead app. 3 years since the last update. Not compatible with current version of Windows. See changelog: http://www.dexpot.de/?id=changelog



  3. VirtuaWin

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • PortableApps.com

    VirtuaWin is a virtual desktop manager for the Windows operating system (Win9x/ME/NT/Win2K/XP/Win2003/Vista/Win7/Win10). A virtual desktop manager lets you organize applications over several virtual desktops (also called ‘workspaces’).

  4. bug.n

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    bug.n is a tiling window manager add-on for Microsoft Windows. It is written in the scripting language AutoHotkey.

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  5. KWin

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • BSD

    KWin is a window manager for the X Window System, and is in the process of becoming a Wayland compositor. It is an integral part, and the default window manager of the Plasma Workspaces, but it can also be used on its own or with other desktop environments.



  6. DeskSpace

    • Windows

    DeskSpace is a 3D desktop visualisation tool, allowing you to seamlessly switch between 9 desktops.

  7. Virtuoz

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    Virtuoz was designed to be a minimal and robust program that allows to have more than one desktop on Windows. It was inspired by Sysinternals Desktops, but uses a different approach, which doesn’t impose the limitations which Desktops is bound to.

  8. 9Desks

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    9Desks - Virtual Desktops, desktop manager, multi desktops, enhanced virtual desktops

  9. Gala

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    Gala is a window manager / compositing manager and an integral part of Pantheon, the desktop environment of elementary OS.

  10. goScreen

    • Windows

    GoScreen is truly indispensable tool on any Microsoft Windows computer.

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