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    FireGestures Alternatives

    FireGestures is described as 'Firefox extension which enables you to execute various commands with five types of gestures:' and is a Mouse Gestures Tool in the Web Browsers category. There are more than 10 alternatives to FireGestures for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Firefox and Google Chrome. The best alternative is Gesturefy, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like FireGestures are Strokeit (Free Personal), Easystroke (Free, Open Source), crxMouse Chrome Gestures (Free) and Mouse Gesture Events (Free).

    This page was last updated Apr 27, 2018
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
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    • Waterfox
    • Pale Moon
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    FireGestures is a Firefox extension which enables you to execute various commands with five types of gestures:
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    1. Customizable mouse gesture addon, which supports over 40 different actions.
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      • Windows
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      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      The program is no longer updated.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.



    2. Easystroke is a 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.

      Discontinued

      The project is no longer developed. Last version, 0.6.0, released in March 2013, can be still downloaded from GitHub.

      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Chrome OS
      • Google Chrome
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      crxMouse Chrome Gestures extension brings the power of the Chrome browser to your fingertips, boosting your productivity by unlocking fully customizable mouse gestures, keystrokes, and actions.
    3. Control your browser faster and easier with gestures using mouse movement.


    4. 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 seems to be no longer updated. Last version, 1.5.0, released in November 2015, can be still downloaded from the official website.

    5. 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.
    6. This extension allows you to execute common commands using mouse gestures, rocker navigation, scroll wheel navigation and page scrolling.

      Discontinued

      The extension is no longer updated and it doesn't work on Firefox 57. It still works on XUL-based Firefox forks like Waterfox and Pale Moon

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      High Sign is an application that allows you to easily create and map custom gestures to perform common actions on their Windows PC.

      Discontinued

      The project is no longer developed. Last version, High Sign Alpha Preview 2, released in February 2009, can be still downloaded from CodePlex.

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