Launchy is a free Windows and Linux utility designed to help you forget about your start menu, the icons on your desktop, and even your file manager. Launchy indexes the programs in your start menu and can launch your documents, project files, folders, and bookmarks with just a few keystrokes.

License

Free

Supported Platforms

Mac Windows Linux

Link to official Launchy site

Official Website

Features

Program Launchers Customizable Extensible by Plugins/Extensions File Searching Indexed search Plugins Portable Relative Paths Skinnable Add a feature

Categories

File Management OS & Utilities

Tags

Discontinued desktop-search keystroke-launcher launch-bar start-menu

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I haven't seen an alternative even close in feature set and precision. A genuine time saver. Still works on Windows 10. And no, even though you can type your way to a program in Windows, it doesn't...

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Used Launchy for 2-3 years without issue. The past year has not been good. crashes on a daily basis (counter-productive) often becomes unresponsive for no identifiable reason (eating up as much as...

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