LaunchControl Alternatives for Mac

    There are many alternatives to LaunchControl for Mac if you are looking for a replacement. The best Mac alternative is Lingon. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Cronnix. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 10 alternatives to LaunchControl and five of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to LaunchControl are Plisterine (Paid), LaunchD Task Scheduler (Paid) and Launchd Editor (Paid).

    This page was last updated Mar 13, 2020

    1. [The Lingon open-source project on SourceForge.net (http://sourceforge.net/projects/lingon/) is no longer developed.] Lingon is a graphical user interface for creating an editing launchd configuration files for Mac OS X.
      • Mac
      An application that helps you easily create, edit, and manage launch agents.

      Discontinued

      App developer is MIA, hasn't been updated since 2016. Uservoice support goes unanswered.

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    2. LaunchD Task Scheduler is a very simple to use and intuitive task scheduler for your Mac. It Creates, Edits and Delete Tasks which are used to automate launching application or scripts based on your specified schedule.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      CronniX is an Aqua frontend to the powerful Unix tool "cron". Cron is a Unix system service that allows scheduled execution of scripts, programs, applications - in short anything that can be started from the command line.

      Discontinued

      App is permanently discontinued from developer.

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    3. Launchd Editor provides a graphical way to edit the property lists that launchd uses to start programs.

      Discontinued

      Homepage & author not available.

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