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Duplicate Windows Alternatives

Duplicate Windows is described as 'visually copies any window in Mac OS X live and on-the-fly. It’s like display mirroring for individual windows! I created the tool to display windows across multiple monitors in extended desktop mode during presentations' and is an app. There are nine alternatives to Duplicate Windows for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, iPhone, iPad and Google Chrome. The best alternative is OnTopReplica, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Duplicate Windows are PiP for Mac, WindowWatcher, Afloat and PiP-Tool.

Duplicate Windows alternatives are mainly Window Managers but may also be Media Players. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Duplicate Windows.
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    OnTopReplica

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    A lightweight application that provides a real-time thumbnail replica of any window of your choice. OnTopReplica will stay always on top, allowing you to keep track of the original window while working and without having to keep the keyboard focus on it.

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    PiP for Mac

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac

    macOS Picture in Picture window preview and AirPlay Receiver.

    ⚫︎ Picture in PicturePiP for Mac allows you to put a video, web page or app in a floating window (always on top of other windows).
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  3. WindowWatcher

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    WindowWatcher is a free hybrid window magnifier and remote control spy. It gives Windows the ability to have proper and resizable picture-in-picture support above and beyond Aero Snap.

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    Afloat

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • SIMBL

    Make any app able to float on top.

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    PiP-Tool

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    PiP tool is a software to use the Picture in Picture mode on Windows. This feature allows you to watch content (video for example) in thumbnail format on the screen while continuing to use any other software on Windows.

    ⚫︎ Picture in PicturePiP-Tool allows you to put a video, web page or app in a floating window (always on top of other windows).
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    Picture In Picture

    • Mac
    • Google Chrome

    Picture in Picture (PiP) allows watching videos from the internet while working at a computer. Using unique algorithms, the program finds videos on web pages and allows to open them in a floating window, that remains in the front.

    ⚫︎ Picture in PicturePicture In Picture allows you to put a video, web page or app in a floating window (always on top of other windows).
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    Overlay2

    • Mac
    • Windows

    Overlay2 is like digital tracing paper for your computer. It opens a semi-transparent floating image over video capture or editing software, or 3D modelling software, so you can use the image as a reference or positioning guide.

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    Overlay

    • Mac

    A frame that allows you to have an image or even PDF displayed semi-transparently in front of everything. It enables you to copy, trace, or compare designs, images, and documents with ease, since you can lock the frame and make it undisturbed by mouse gestures.

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    MagicPip

    • iPhone
    • iPad

    Magic Pip is an app that can let you view all kinds of stuff in the PiP window. And it can float above other apps, almost like a split-screen!

    ⚫︎ Picture in PictureMagicPip allows you to put a video, web page or app in a floating window (always on top of other windows).
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