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Lingon Alternatives

Lingon is described as '[The Lingon open-source project on SourceForge.net (http://sourceforge.net/projects/lingon/) is no longer developed.]' and is an app in the os & utilities category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Lingon for Mac and Windows. The best alternative is Startup Delayer, which is free. Other great apps like Lingon are LaunchControl, Plisterine, LaunchD Task Scheduler and Cronnix.

This page was last updated Sep 15, 2021
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[The Lingon open-source project on SourceForge.net (http://sourceforge.net/projects/lingon/) is no longer developed.]

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  1. Startup Delayer

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows

    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.

    Startup Delayer vs Lingon opinions
    pros, cons and recent comments

    They share no common functionality

    Negative comment almost 3 years ago
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  2. LaunchControl is the new face of launchd(8). It allows you to manage system- and user services on your Mac. Use it to:

    LaunchControl vs Lingon opinions
    Almost everyone thinks LaunchControl is a great alternative to Lingon.

    It does everything Lingon does and much more.

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    It is the only tool telling me why a job does not work. Saves al lot of time.

    Positive comment about 3 years ago
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  3. Plisterine

    • 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.

  4. LaunchD Task Scheduler

    • Mac

    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.

  5. Cronnix

    • 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.

    Cronnix vs Lingon opinions
    pros, cons and recent comments

    Lingon is for startup scripts. Cronnix is for cron jobs.

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  6. Launchd Editor

    • Mac

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

    Discontinued

    Homepage & author not available.

  7. My Startup Delayer

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    Improve the loading time of Windows by delaying the startup of programs!.

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  8. Oolauncher

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    Oolauncher is an application launching management.

    Discontinued

    Website and app unavailable.

  9. LaunchLater

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    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!

    Discontinued

    The last release was in February 2018.

  10. Start-Q

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    Start-Q is a freeware that allows delayed launch of startup items to start applications in a more orderly fashion.It lets windows users create a Queue for your startup applications.

    Discontinued

    The product is no longer available on the official website, but last version, v1.3, released on January 2011, can be still downloaded from Wayback Machine.

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