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    Emcee is described as 'gives you a better way: one customizable keystroke or hot-corner gesture, or a tap on an icon brings up live thumbnail views of all your apps, both desktop and Windows Store, in one convenient, easy to manage view' and is a Window Manager in the os & utilities category. There are nine alternatives to Emcee for Windows, Linux and Mac. The best alternative is Dexpot. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try WinXCorners or Sawfish. Other great apps like Emcee are Mission Control, BetterDesktopTool, 9Desks and Topdesk.

    Emcee is mainly a Window Manager but alternatives to it may also be Desktop Environments. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Emcee.
    This page was last updated May 24, 2022
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    Emcee gives you a better way: one customizable keystroke or hot-corner gesture, or a tap on an icon brings up live...
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      Dexpot turns your monitor into up to 20. It creates and manages virtual desktops and enables you to work far more efficiently and comfortably with many simultaneously opened windows on Windows 95/98/ME and NT4/2000/XP/2003/Vista (incl. x64).

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      Dead app. 3 years since the last update. Not compatible with current version of Windows. See changelog: http://www.dexpot.de/?id=changelog

    1. Mission Control, formerly Exposé, is a feature of the OS X operating system.
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    2. WinXcorners lets you use your monitor's corners to trigger special events like starting the screen saver or showing the Windows Task view. It activates when your mouse cursor hovers at the screen corners and can be customized to do a number of actions.
    3. Sawfish is an extensible window manager using a Lisp-based scripting language. Its policy is very minimal compared to most window managers. Its aim is simply to manage windows in the most flexible and attractive manner possible.
    4. Looking for Expose and Spaces on Windows ? BetterDesktopTool makes Expose and Spaces like Features avialabe on Windows PCs. Offering Mouse + Keyboard shortcuts and Active-Edges it is easy to use.


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      up to nine virtual desktops.
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      TopDesk radically reduces the time you spend switching between tasks by giving you the ability to quickly find the window you want from a thumbnail view.
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      WinFlip emulates Windows Vistas "Flip 3D" effect for Windows XP. Using the hotkey of your choice, you can find the window youre looking for in a fast, clean 3D interface.
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      The ultimate desktop organizer. DeskPose NXT helps you to find your applications fast, organize your desktop and become more productive.
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