Launchd Editor Alternatives

    Launchd Editor is described as 'provides a graphical way to edit the property lists that launchd uses to start programs' and is an app in the Development category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Launchd Editor for Windows and Mac. The best alternative is Startup Delayer, which is free. Other great apps like Launchd Editor are Lingon (Paid), LaunchControl (Paid), Plisterine (Paid) and LaunchD Task Scheduler (Paid).

    This page was last updated Aug 12, 2016

    1. Startup Delayer gives you the power to optimize your Startup Process by delaying applications from starting up as soon as you log into your computer.

      Discontinued

      has not been updated since 2015.

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    2. [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.


    3. LaunchControl is the new face of launchd(8). It allows you to manage system- and user services on your Mac.
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      • 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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    4. 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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    5. Improve the loading time of Windows by delaying the startup of programs! Every time you start Windows a lot of programs starts automatically making Windows really unresponsive for minutes.
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    6. USB Autorun of any files and launcher for portable USB flash drive software - AutoRunnerX for Windows
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      Oolauncher is an application launching management. It gets auto-start applications from registry and start folders and starts them one by one. It offers much more options than windows to launch an application, like order, priority, window show style and etc.

      Discontinued

      Website and app unavailable.

    7. LaunchLater allows you to defer the launch of applications that run at Windows login. This lets Windows focus on booting itself first, then subsequently running a list of configured startup apps using a schedule that you control. Sometimes, procrastination really does pay off!
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