DeskSpace Alternatives

    DeskSpace is described as '3D desktop visualisation tool, allowing you to seamlessly switch between 9 desktops' and is an app in the OS & Utilities category. There are more than 10 alternatives to DeskSpace for Windows, Android and PortableApps.com. The best alternative is Cairo Shell, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like DeskSpace are VirtuaWin (Free, Open Source), Dexpot (Free Personal), bug.n (Free, Open Source) and WindowBlinds (Paid).

    This page was last updated Oct 13, 2021

    1. Cairo is a desktop environment for Windows. Its goal is to develop a desktop experience that increases productivity and advances current technology standards.
      show more
      • 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’).
      show more


      • 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

      show more
    2. bug.n is a tiling window manager add-on for Microsoft Windows. It is written in the scripting language AutoHotkey.
      No screenshots yet
    3. WindowBlinds is a computer program that allows users to skin the Windows graphical user interface. It has been developed by Stardock since 1998, and is the most popular component of their flagship software suite, Object Desktop.
      WindowBlinds vs DeskSpace opinions
      pros, cons and recent comments
      windowblinds allows configuration of only one desktop but not multiple desktops
      Negative comment about 1 year ago

      0


    4. Emerge Desktop is a replacement Windows "shell" (the desktop environment normally provided by Windows Explorer) for Windows 2000 and above.

      Discontinued

      Emerge Desktop is no longer maintained. Last version, 6.1.3, released in 2012, and the source code are still available on SourceForge

      show more
    5. 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.
    6. Talisman Desktop is a configurable Windows shell replacement introduced in 1997 by Lighttek Software. It is available in a number of languages including English, French, Spanish, Swedish, Portuguese, Russian and Italian.
      show more
    7. The SphereXP is a 3D desktop replacement for Microsoft Windows. Taking the known concept of three-dimensional desktops to its own level. It offers a new way to organize objects on the desktop such as icons and applications. It has been tried out by millions worldwide.

      Discontinued

      Official website not accessible. Available here: http://www.majorgeeks.com/files/details/spherexp.html

      show more
    8. GeoShell - The premier minimalist Windows shell replacement. It replaces the default Explorer interface. It features menu bars—“geoBars”—that can be dragged-and-dropped anywhere on the users screen.

      Discontinued

      The official website is no longer available. Last version, 4.11.10, can be still downloaded from SourceForge.

    Showing 10 of 17 alternatives