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    Divvy Alternatives

    Divvy is described as 'entirely new way of managing your workspace. It allows you to quickly and efficiently "divvy up" your screen into exact portions' and is a popular Window Manager in the OS & Utilities category. There are more than 50 alternatives to Divvy for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, Linux, PortableApps.com and Windows Explorer. The best alternative is DisplayFusion, which is free. Other great apps like Divvy are Rectangle (Free, Open Source), AquaSnap (Freemium), WindowGrid (Free) and altdrag (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jun 18, 2021

    1. DisplayFusion will make your multi-monitor life much easier. With powerful features like Multi-Monitor Taskbars, TitleBar Buttons and fully customizable Functions, DisplayFusion will make managing your multiple monitors painless.
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    2. Move and resize windows on macOS with keyboard shortcuts. Rectangle is a window management app based on Spectacle, written in Apple Swift.


    3. Aquasnap is a powerful window manager that helps you arrange and organize multiple applications on your desktop with minimum effort. It allows you to achieve maximum multitasking, especially if you own a high-resolution monitor or a multi-monitor setup.
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      Some users think AquaSnap is a great alternative to Divvy, some don't.
    4. WindowGrid is a modern window management program that allows the user to quickly and easily layout their windows on a dynamic grid. WindowGrid gives functionality to the normally useless right mouse button when moving a window. Doing this will enable the grid snap mode.

      Discontinued

      No updates since 2016, bug reports on maintainers' BitBucket page go unresponded to. https://bitbucket.org/joshua_wilding/windowgrid-binaries/issues?status=new&status=open

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      Essentially the same functionality without paying a premium for Mac OS design trends. Customization is sufficient. It does exactly as it's asked without hiccup.
      Positive comment over 1 year ago

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    5. AltDrag allows you to move and resize windows much easier. When you have it running you can simply hold down the Alt key and then use your mouse to drag any window, and it doesn't matter where in the window you click.
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    6. ShiftIt is an application for OSX that allows you to quickly manipulate window position and size using keyboard shortcuts. It intends to become a full featured window organizer for OSX.

      Discontinued

      This project is looking for a new maintainer. Until that transition is completed, there will likely not be further development on this project.from https://github.com/fikovnik/ShiftIt/blob/master/README.md

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    7. Preme is a free software for Windows which lets you add cool desktop features and enhances the desktop functionality.
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    8. Taekwindow is a simple, lightweight and free Windows program that allows you to move and resize windows by dragging them with the Alt key, similar to many X11 window managers.
    9. WindowManager helps you to improve your work flow by remembering and restoring the position and size of your programs and windows.
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    10. Penc is a window manager app for macOS designed for use with the trackpad. It lets you use trackpad gestures along with the Command key to move, resize and snap windows to the screen. HOW IT WORKS - Double press and hold Command Key (?
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