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Egg is described as *'- Compact Multifunction Timer

Looking for a program to measure how much time you spend on jobs, time chess games, or to prevent you freezing soft-drink cans? Egg is an easy to use timer that can do these tasks and more! It can count up and down, is settable by second divisi'* and is an app. There are more than 25 alternatives to Egg for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, Linux, iPhone and PortableApps.com. The best alternative is Hourglass, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Egg are wnr, SnapTimer, Gestimer and Free Stopwatch.

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  1. Hourglass icon

    Hourglass

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    100 alternatives to Hourglass 

    Hourglass is the most advanced simple countdown timer for Windows. Just enter a time in just about any format, and hit Enter.

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    1.  Dark ModeHourglass supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    2.  LightweightHourglass consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    3.  Command line interfaceHourglass either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
    4.  PortableHourglass can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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  2. wnr icon

    wnr

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    100 alternatives to wnr 

    Effective time-management, better than pomodoros Work and rest, with wnr now.

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    1.  Pomodoro TimerPractice the Pomodoro Technique in wnr to stay focused and productive.
    2.  Dark Modewnr supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
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  3. SnapTimer icon

    SnapTimer

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • PortableApps.com
    64 alternatives to SnapTimer 

    All the timers I tested were too complex for my taste. I decided to write one that was dead simple, so you could run it, type in a time and hit enter. The aim of SnapTimer is to get out of the way and help you be productive.

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    1.  LightweightSnapTimer consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    2.  PortableSnapTimer can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    3.  Pomodoro TimerPractice the Pomodoro Technique in SnapTimer to stay focused and productive.
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  4. Gestimer icon

    Gestimer

    • Mac
    74 alternatives to Gestimer 

    Gestimer - For those little reminders during the day. Drag & drop to quickly create reminders with this beautifully designed menu bar app for your Mac.

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    1.  RemindersGestimer allows you to set reminders for tasks, events or actions, based on parameters of time, place or condition.
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  5. Free Stopwatch icon

    Free Stopwatch

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    32 alternatives to Free Stopwatch 

    Free Stopwatch is a free, full-featured and accurate flexible digital stopwatch software for Windows 10 and Windows 7.

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    1.  PortableFree Stopwatch can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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  6. CookTimer icon

    CookTimer

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • PortableApps.com
    35 alternatives to CookTimer 

    CookTimer is a simple cross-platform countdown timer that helps when cooking, making tea or eggs. It also works for any other timing purpose such as working out. it was developed using wxWidgets and was tested on Windows and Linux.

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    1.  RemindersCookTimer allows you to set reminders for tasks, events or actions, based on parameters of time, place or condition.
    2.  PortableCookTimer can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    Discontinued

    No releases since 2012, and hosting site is available only through Internet Archive mirror.

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    TTclock

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    76 alternatives to TTclock 

    TTclock is a simple, compact alarm clock, countdown timer and stopwatch that can be minimized to the system tray. It has two display modes: pure clock and control panel.

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    1.  PortableTTclock can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    KTimer

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    49 alternatives to KTimer 

    It allows you to enter several tasks and to set a timer for each of them. The timers for each task can be started, stopped, changed, or looped.

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  9. Ethervane Stopwatch icon

    Ethervane Stopwatch

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    36 alternatives to Ethervane Stopwatch 

    Ethervane Stopwatch is a simple timer for Windows 2000 or later. It can be used for example to track the time spent working or performing other activities on the computer. The timer can be paused and resumed at any time.

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    Discontinued

    The program seems to be no longer updated, but last version, 1.6.0 build 30, released in February 2012, it's fully working and can be still downloaded from the official website.

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  10. AS Timer (formerly Alinof Timer) icon

    AS Timer (formerly Alinof Timer)

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    46 alternatives to AS Timer (formerly Alinof Timer) 

    Alinof Timer is a very easy to use timer for your Mac. Just set the desired time using the mouse scroll and press «start». Once the time elapsed, a message with a sound alarm will be displayed on the screen. Nothing more simple ...

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