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    Freedom Alternatives for Windows

    There are many alternatives to Freedom for Windows if you are looking for a replacement. The best Windows alternative is Cold Turkey, which is free. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to Freedom and many of them are available for Windows so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Windows alternatives to Freedom are FocusMe (Paid), Productivity Owl (Free), SelfRestraint (Free, Open Source) and Temptation Blocker (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated May 5, 2022
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    Freedom is an application that disables networking on an Apple computer for up to eight hours at a time. Freedom will free...
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    1. Cold Turkey is a productivity program that you can use to temporarily block yourself off of popular social media sites, addicting websites and games so that you can get your work done!
    2. The All-In-One Application and Website Blocker for Windows, Mac and Android.

    3. The Productivity Owl is a Google Chrome extension that eliminates your time wasting habits on the internet.
      Productivity Owl vs Freedom opinions
      pros, cons and recent comments
      Productivity Owl only works in Google Chrome, and is not as radical as Freedom in blocking all wifi access.
      Negative comment over 6 years ago

    4. If you find yourself constantly ending up on distracting websites, you know what a time sink your computer can be. Unfortunately, you can't just stop using your computer because you need it to be able to get work done.


      The URL to the official website does not work & source at Github has not been updated for an extended period

      SelfRestraint vs Freedom opinions
      pros, cons and recent comments
      First it is free, lightweight, portable, and it allows for blocking specific websites
      Positive comment about 5 years ago

    5. Temptation Blocker is a program that lets you lock yourself out of specific applications for a specified period of time. A window displays how much time remains. In order to unblock a program you must enter a 32 character string as a disincentive.


      last modified 2005-09-12

    6. Iris is software which makes monitors healthy for the eyes. With iris you can reduce the blue light emitted from your screen for better sleep, reduce the brightness of your screen without PWM and avoid eye pain.
      Iris vs Freedom opinions
      This alternative is disputed. Iris is still a legitimate alternative to Freedom, but it might have issues that some users think are important.
      Primarily Iris is for adjusting monitor settings. It does have a break feature. Freedom is a proper blocking app.
      Negative comment 9 months ago

    7. InternetOff allows you to quickly turn off the internet so that you can go offline. When you need the connection, you can enable the internet easily for some period (and it will be automatically turned off) or permanently in just two clicks.
      InternetOff vs Freedom opinions
      pros, cons and recent comments
      It turns the internet off, not blocking websites
      Negative comment almost 5 years ago

    8. SprintWork is an effective distraction blocking and time tracking software that can help you get work done on time and recover valuable time lost to social media and games.
    9. [This app is developed by the same company that's behind Freedom ]
    10. FocusOS transforms Your computer + phone to a 100% distraction free workplace. Use the power of whitelists to finish your project. Only use applications and web pages you need. Whitelist phone numbers that are allowed to call you.
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