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    Best GridMove Alternatives

    GridMove is described as '- A window management tool that can quickly arrange your windows into desktop grids' and is a Window Manager in the os & utilities category. There are more than 50 alternatives to GridMove for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Android and The best alternative is AquaSnap, which is free. Other great apps like GridMove are WindowGrid, BetterTouchTool, Preme for Windows and Divvy.

    GridMove is mainly a Window Manager but alternatives to it may also be Application Launchers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of GridMove.
    This page was last updated Mar 15, 2022
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    GridMove - A window management tool that can quickly arrange your windows into desktop grids.
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    1. Aquasnap is a powerful window manager that helps you arrange and organize multiple applications on your desktop with minimum effort. It allows you to achieve maximum multitasking, especially if you own a high-resolution monitor or a multi-monitor setup.
    2. WindowGrid is a modern window management program that allows the user to quickly and easily layout their windows on a dynamic grid.


      No updates since 2016, bug reports on maintainers' BitBucket page go unresponded to.

      WindowGrid vs GridMove opinions
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      Simple installation, probably even easier to use.
      Positive comment about 2 years ago


    3. BetterTouchTool is a great, feature packed app that allows you to configure many gestures for your Magic Mouse (1 & 2), Macbook Trackpad and Magic Trackpad (1 & 2) and also Mouse Gestures for normal mice.
    4. Preme is a free software for Windows which lets you add cool desktop features and enhances the desktop functionality.
    5. Divvy is an entirely new way of managing your workspace. It allows you to quickly and efficiently "divvy up" your screen into exact portions.


      The project seems no longer developed. Last version, 1.5.2, released in August 2019, can be still downloaded and bought from the official website and from the Appstore.

    6. ShiftIt is an application for OSX that allows you to quickly manipulate window position and size using keyboard shortcuts. It intends to become a full featured window organizer for OSX.


      This project is looking for a new maintainer. Until that transition is completed, there will likely not be further development on this project.from

    7. KDE Mover-Sizer is a lightweight program enabling KDE-style alt-click moving and resizing for Windows XP, 7, 2000, 2003, Windows Server, and Vista.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      Penc is a window manager app for macOS designed for use with the trackpad. It lets you use trackpad gestures along with the Command key to move, resize and snap windows to the screen.
    8. Moom allows you to easily move and zoom windows to predefined areas of the screen, or to make them full-screen, using either the mouse or the keyboard.
    9. WinDock is a window manager ideal for large, or multi-monitor setups.
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