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Easystroke is described as 'gesture-recognition application for X11. Gestures or strokes are movements that you make with you mouse (or your pen, finger etc.) while holding down a specific mouse button' and is a Gesture Control tool in the os & utilities category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Easystroke for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Firefox, Linux, Mac and Google Chrome. The best alternative is X-Mouse Button Control, which is free. Other great apps like Easystroke are StrokesPlus.net, Gesturefy, Piper and Strokeit.

Easystroke alternatives are mainly Gesture Control Tools but may also be Key Mapping Tools or System Tweakers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Easystroke.
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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Linux

Easystroke is a gesture-recognition application for X11. Gestures or strokes are movements that you make with you mouse (or...

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  1. X-Mouse Button Control is a Windows application to remap your mouse buttons and expand the capabilities of your mouse!

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  2. StrokesPlus.net, the successor to StrokesPlus, is a completely free mouse gesture recognition utility for Windows which allows you to create powerful mouse gestures that save you time.

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    Gesturefy

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Firefox

    Customizable mouse gesture addon, which supports over 40 different actions.

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    Easystroke is a gesture app for the whole desktop, while Gesturefy is only for Firefox.

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    Gesturefy is great, but it oly works in your browser, not outside of it.

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    Piper

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • Flatpak

    Piper is a graphical user interface to configure gaming mice. Configuration options include changing the resolution (DPI) of the mouse, adding and removing profiles, setting LED colors and changing button behaviors.

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    Strokeit

    • Free PersonalProprietary
    • Windows

    StrokeIt is an advanced mouse gesture recognition engine and command processor. What is a mouse gesture? Mouse gestures are simple symbols that you "draw" on your screen using your mouse.

    Discontinued

    The program is no longer updated. Last version, 9.7, released in January 2010, can be still downloaded from the official website.

    On Windows XP


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    Mouse Gesture Events

    • FreeProprietary
    • Firefox
    • Google Chrome

    Control your browser faster and easier with gestures using mouse movement.

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  7. Two-Finger History Jump icon

    Two-Finger History Jump

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Firefox

    This add-on allows you to jump back/forward in the browser's history by swiping horizontally with two fingers on your touchpad. Swiping to the left will take you back one page, while swiping to the right will do the opposite. It mimics the default behaviour on Mac OS.

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    Just Gestures

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    Just Gestures represent an easy and elegant way how to enhance your mouse with endless possibilities. The main idea is to get maximum efficiency of mouse and to use keyboard as less as possible.

    Discontinued

    The program is no longer updated and the official website was replaced by a different blog. Last version, 1.5.0, released in November 2015, can be still downloaded from Github

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    smartUp Gestures

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Google Chrome
    • Firefox

    smartUp is a Google Chrome and Firefox extension which boost productivity by you mouse. Features include mouse gestures, simple drag, super drag and so on.

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    Foxy Gestures

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Firefox

    Foxy Gestures implements mouse gestures for Firefox and is heavily inspired by FireGestures .

    A large library of built-in commands.
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