Open Source dmenu Alternatives
The most popular alternative is Albert, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to dmenu so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting dmenu alternatives are Rofi (Free, Open Source), Quicksilver (Free, Open Source), Ulauncher (Free, Open Source) and Gnome Do (Free, Open Source).
- Omnilauncher for Linux to help you quickly find and run apps and do other useful things.
- Rofi started as clone of simpleswitcher, written by Sean Pringle a popup window switcher roughly based on superswitcher.
- Quicksilver is a fast and free Mac OS X productivity application that gives you the power to control your Mac quickly and elegantly.
- Fast application launcher for Linux. Custom shortcuts for web URLs and scripts. Extensions supported.
- GNOME Do allows you to quickly search for many items present on your desktop or the web, and perform useful actions on those items.
- ASuite is a simple application launcher to manage an unlimited number of files, folders and webpage for quick access.
- Gnome-Pie is a circular application launcher for Linux. It is made of several pies, each consisting of multiple slices. The user presses a key stroke which opens the desired pie.
- Google Quick Search Box is an open source search box that allows you to search data on your computer and across the web.
- A replacement for i3-dmenu-desktop
Its purpose is to find .desktop files and offer you a menu to start an application using dmenu.
- Quickly search, find and launch apps, contacts, bookmarks, artists, albums and songs on your Android phone.