GhostWin Alternatives

    GhostWin is described as 'allows you to make any window slightly or completely transparent, and automatically adjusts the transparency level of windows that are being moved or sized so you can see' and is an app in the OS & Utilities category. There are more than 10 alternatives to GhostWin for Windows and Windows Explorer. The best alternative is MenuTools, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like GhostWin are eXtra Buttons (Free), SmartSystemMenu (Free, Open Source), Moo0 WindowMenuPlus (Free) and Peek Through (Free).

    The list of alternatives was last updated May 23, 2018

    • Adjust the transparency of your active and inactive windows, taskbar, and desktop with this small application, which suffers from a minor performance glitch.


      The official website is no longer available. Last version, v1.04, released on April 09, 2002, can be still downloaded from Wayback Machine.

      • Free
      • Windows