Gesturefy Alternatives

    Gesturefy is described as 'Customizable mouse gesture addon, which supports over 40 different actions' and is a Mouse Gestures App in the Web Browsers category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Gesturefy for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Firefox and Google Chrome. The best alternative is StrokesPlus.net, which is free. Other great apps like Gesturefy are Strokeit (Free Personal), crxMouse Chrome Gestures (Free), Easystroke (Free, Open Source) and Just Gestures (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Nov 25, 2021

    1. StrokesPlus.net, the successor to StrokesPlus, is a completely free mouse gesture recognition utility for Windows which allows you to create powerful mouse gestures that save you time.
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      • Free PersonalProprietary
      • Windows
      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      The program is no longer updated.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.

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      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Chrome OS
      • Google Chrome
      • Yandex.Browser
      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.
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    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.

    3. 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      The program seems to be no longer updated.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.

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    4. 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.
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    5. 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.

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    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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    7. Foxy Gestures implements mouse gestures for Firefox and is heavily inspired by FireGestures . Functionalities: Mouse gestures using left, middle, or right button. Configurable gesture mapping with many built-in commands.
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    8. Control your browser faster and easier with gestures using mouse movement. Contains the most frequently used functions for best performance. Diagonal gestures support.
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