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LaunchLater Alternatives

LaunchLater is described as '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!' and is an app in the os & utilities category. There are more than 25 alternatives to LaunchLater for Windows, Mac and Android. The best alternative is Glary Utilities, which is free. Other great apps like LaunchLater are MSConfig, Startup Delayer, Winpatrol and Lingon.

LaunchLater alternatives are mainly System Cleaners but may also be Duplicate File Finders or Defrag Tools. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of LaunchLater.
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  • Windows

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  1. Glary Utilities icon

    Glary Utilities

    • Windows
    • Android
    243 alternatives to Glary Utilities 

    Glary Utilities offers numerous powerful and easy-to-use system tools and utilities to fix, speed up, maintain and protect your PC.

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    1.  PortableGlary Utilities can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    Windows 10 / 5.66
    Windows 10 / 5.66
  2. MSConfig icon

    MSConfig

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    33 alternatives to MSConfig 

    MSConfig, or Microsoft System Configuration Utility, is a utility to troubleshoot the Microsoft Windows startup process.

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  3. Startup Delayer icon

    Startup Delayer

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows
    25 alternatives to Startup Delayer 

    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.

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    1.  PortableStartup Delayer can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    Discontinued

    has not been updated since 2015.

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  4. Winpatrol icon

    Winpatrol

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows
    25 alternatives to Winpatrol 

    Winpatrol provides a multitude of functions including startup control. It is a useful addition to any armoury to maintain computer as best as possible. Oh and a cute scotty icon for your toolbar!

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    1.  LightweightWinpatrol consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    Discontinued

    No update since 2017, website certificate is expired, twitter account is inactive and they seem not to be answering support requests.

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  5. Lingon icon

    Lingon

    • Mac
    12 alternatives to Lingon 

    Lingon is a graphical user interface for creating an editing launchd configuration files for Mac OS X.

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    WhatInStartup

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    23 alternatives to WhatInStartup 

    This utility displays the list of all applications that are loaded automatically when Windows starts up. For each application, the following information is displayed: Startup Type (Registry/Startup Folder), Command-Line String, Product Name, File Version, Company Name, Location...

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    1.  PortableWhatInStartup can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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  7. Kerish Doctor icon

    Kerish Doctor

    • Windows
    157 alternatives to Kerish Doctor 

    Kerish Doctor is an all-in-one solution for automatic maintenance of Windows-based computers.

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    LaunchControl

    • Mac
    14 alternatives to LaunchControl 

    LaunchControl is the new face of launchd(8). It allows you to manage system- and user services on your Mac. Use it to:

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    1.  Schedule BackupLaunchControl supports scheduling of your backups at specific times or intervals.
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  9. Starter icon

    Starter

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    23 alternatives to Starter 

    Starter is yet another startup manager for Microsoft Windows (21 languages)

    As a primary purpose, Starter allows one to view and manage all the programs that are starting automatically whenever operating system is loading. It enumerates all the hidden registry entries, startup f.

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    1.  PortableStarter can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    Discontinued

    Last version, v5.6.2.9, was released on May 2009, but can be still downloaded from the official website.

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  10. SlimCleaner icon

    SlimCleaner

    • Windows
    214 alternatives to SlimCleaner 

    SlimCleaner is a freeware PC maintenance program that uses crowd-sourced feedback to make up-to-date optimization recommendations for users. In many ways it's like other cleaning apps. It includes a windows database cleaner, a privacy protector, junk cleaner, a file...

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    1.  PortableSlimCleaner can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
      Bundleware

      The installer contains adware and possibly other malware. Be careful during the installation: https://alternativeto.net/discussions/applications/11718/be-careful-in-the-installation/

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      The easy-access toolbank for opening windows tools
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