GCstar Alternatives

    GCstar is described as 'free open source application for managing your collections. Detailed information on each item can be automatically retrieved from the internet and you can store additional data, such as the location or who you've lent it to' and is a popular app in the News & Books category. There are more than 100 alternatives to GCstar for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Android and iPhone. The best alternative is TagSpaces, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like GCstar are Simkl (Freemium), tinyMediaManager (Freemium, Open Source), Agent Ransack (Freemium) and Memento (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Sep 26, 2021

    1. TagSpaces is an open source personal data manager. It helps you organize and browse your files on every platform. Cross-platform file tagging and file finding
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Chrome OS
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      • Google Chrome
      • VLC media player
      • Plex
      • Kodi
      Simkl is a TV, anime, and movie tracker that keeps a history of all the shows and movies you watch in one, central location. It’s a mobile app, a website, Google Chrome extension to keep track of everything you watch and integrates with many TV apps.
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    2. tinyMediaManager is a media management tool written in Java/Swing. It is written to provide metadata for the Kodi Media Center (formerly known as XBMC), MediaPortal and Plex media server.
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    3. Agent Ransack is a tool for finding files and information on your hard drive fast and efficiently. When searching the contents of files Agent Ransack also displays the text found. Users can then quickly browse the results without having to separately open each file!
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    4. Memento is a personal database that allows you to store all personal data in one place. Collections, purchases, inventory, recipes, tasks – let Memento handle all that. Main features: * Storing entries with custom fields;
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    5. A personal booru-style media tagger that can import files and tags from your hard drive and popular websites. Content can be shared with other users via user-run servers.
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    6. MediaElch is a MediaManager for Kodi. It directly accesses XBMCs database (SQLite and MySQL) and thumbnail cache to store information about movies and TV shows.
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    7. FileLocator Lite enables you to locate files on your pc. It performs a thorough and quick search for any file you want to find. It is a free reduced functionality version of FileLocator Pro. It is free for both personal and commercial use.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      Tellico is a KDE application for organizing your collections. It provides default templates for books, bibliographies, videos, music, video games, coins, stamps, trading cards, comic books, and wines.
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    8. Catalog your books, movies, music, software, toys, tools, electronics, & video games in a nice interface. Import all your stuff onto your digital shelves using your Mac’s iSight webcam, our wireless barcode scanner, or your keyboard.
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