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Dropshelf Alternatives

Dropshelf is described as 'place to put things. Drag anything to the edge of the screen, and a shelf slides out. Drop files, text clippings and links — whatever you want to keep handy' and is a File Manager in the file management category. There are nine alternatives to Dropshelf for Mac, Windows, iPhone and iPad. The best alternative is Unclutter. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Dragthing. Other great apps like Dropshelf are Dropzone, Yoink, Shelfit and Dock.

Dropshelf alternatives are mainly Application Launchers but may also be Clipboard Managers or File Managers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Dropshelf.
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  1. Unclutter icon

    Unclutter

    97 alternatives to Unclutter 

    Unclutter is a new handy place on your desktop for storing notes, files and pasteboard clips.

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    Dropzone

    • Mac
    16 alternatives to Dropzone 

    Dropzone is a productivity app for the Mac that makes it faster and easier to move and copy files, launch applications, upload to many different services, and more.

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    Yoink

    • Mac
    • iPhone
    • iPad
    14 alternatives to Yoink 

    Yoink simplifies drag and drop between windows, apps, spaces and fullscreen apps.

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    1.  Distraction-freeYoink has a distraction-free mode for when you need to focus.
    2.  LightweightYoink consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
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    Dragthing

    52 alternatives to Dragthing 

    DragThing is the original dock designed to tidy up your Macintosh desktop.

    It puts all your documents, folders, and applications just a single click away. Highly flexible, it allows multiple docks, each customised to suit your exact needs.

    It stores frequently-used clippings su.

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    Discontinued

    Notice on https://www.dragthing.com/ of discontinuation as of 2019.

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    Shelfit

    • Windows
    9 alternatives to Shelfit 

    Worry less about juggling multiple windows or deciding where you want to store things. With Shelfit you can quickly open up a shelf, drag files in, and then when you're ready just drag them back out.

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    Dock

    47 alternatives to Dock 

    In OS X, the Dock is used as a repository for any program or file in the operating system. It can hold any number of items and resizes them dynamically to fit while using magnification to clarify smaller resized items.

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    Dropover

    • Mac
    9 alternatives to Dropover 

    Dropover is a macOS utility that makes Drag and Drop easier. Use it to stash, gather or move any draggable content without having to open side-by-side windows.

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    1.  Upload ScreenshotUpload your screenhots directly to the cloud in order to easily share them with others.
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    MultiDock

    • Mac
    65 alternatives to MultiDock 

    MultiDock is a simple application that allows you to organize frequently used applications, documents and folders using small panels (Dock’s).

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    DragonDrop

    3 alternatives to DragonDrop 

    DragonDrop makes dragging and dropping on your Mac way better.

    DragonDrop lets you set down what you're dragging, leaving you free to find your destination without worrying about keeping the mouse button held down. Plus, you can paste things into DragonDrop, and cut or cop.

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