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EventGhost Alternatives for Linux

EventGhost is not available for Linux but there are a few alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is Repeat, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 10 alternatives to EventGhost and three of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to EventGhost are xdotool and LIRC.

EventGhost alternatives are mainly Text Expanders but may also be Task Automation Apps or Workflow Automation Tools. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of EventGhost.
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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Windows

EventGhost is an advanced, easy to use and extensible automation tool for MS Windows. It can use different input devices...

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  1. Repeat icon


    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Java

    Repeat is a full-fledged, Java mouse/keyboard record/replay and automation hotkeys/macros creation using modern programming languages, and more advanced automation features. Working across three major OSes: Windows, OSX, and Linux.

  2. This tool lets you simulate keyboard input and mouse activity, move and resize windows, etc. It does this using X11's XTEST extension and other Xlib functions.


  3. LIRC icon


    • FreeProprietary
    • Linux

    LIRC - linux infrared remote control

    LIRC is a package that allows you to decode and send infra-red signals of many (but not all) commonly used remote controls.

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