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Magnet (Windows Manager) Alternatives for Mac

There are many alternatives to Magnet (Windows Manager) for Mac if you are looking for a replacement. The best Mac alternative is Rectangle, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to Magnet (Windows Manager) and many of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to Magnet (Windows Manager) are Divvy, Tiles, Shiftit and Moom.

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  1. Rectangle icon

    Rectangle

    60 alternatives to Rectangle 

    Move and resize windows on macOS with keyboard shortcuts. Rectangle is a window management app based on Spectacle, written in Apple Swift.

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    1.  Ad-freeRectangle doesn't contain any form of external advertising.
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    Almost everyone thinks Rectangle is a great alternative to Magnet (Windows Manager).
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    free and does the same thing

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    Features: Magnet. Price: $0. Also open-source.

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    Divvy

    • Mac
    • Windows
    80 alternatives to Divvy 

    Divvy is an entirely new way of managing your workspace. It allows you to quickly and efficiently "divvy up" your screen into exact portions.

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    1.  Support for Multiple MonitorsDivvy supports the use of multiple displays.
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    The project seems no longer developed. Last version, 1.5.2, released in August 2019, can be still downloaded and bought from the official website and from the Appstore.

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    Tiles

    3 alternatives to Tiles 

    Tiles is a window manager which allows you to easily reorganize windows by either dragging them to the edges of the screen, using keyboard shortcuts, or the menu bar.

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    1.  LightweightTiles consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
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    Works more or less the same as magnet but is free!

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    Shiftit

    64 alternatives to Shiftit 

    ShiftIt is an application for OSX that allows you to quickly manipulate window position and size using keyboard shortcuts. It intends to become a full featured window organizer for OSX. It is a complete rewrite of the original ShiftIt by Aravindkumar Rajendiran which is not...

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    1.  No registration requiredYou can use most of the features in Shiftit without registration.
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    This project is looking for a new maintainer. Until that transition is completed, there will likely not be further development on this project.from https://github.com/fikovnik/ShiftIt/blob/master/README.md

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    Moom

    64 alternatives to Moom 

    Moom makes window management as easy as clicking a mouse button—or using a keyboard shortcut, if you're one of those types of people.

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    yabai

    63 alternatives to yabai 

    yabai started as a C99 rewrite of chunkwm, originally supposed to be its first RC version.

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    HyperDock

    • Mac
    56 alternatives to HyperDock 

    HyperDock adds Windows 7 like features and more to Mac OS X.

    Select individual application windows & tabs just by moving the mouse on a dock item, use mouse clicks to quickly open new windows and many more."

    Window Previews Ever wondered how to activate a single wind.

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    Discontinued

    The last version (1.7) is from January 2017, but it's still available to download.

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    Penc

    59 alternatives to Penc 

    Penc is a window manager app for macOS designed for use with the trackpad. It lets you use trackpad gestures along with the Command key to move, resize and snap windows to the screen.

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    BetterSnapTool

    44 alternatives to BetterSnapTool 

    BetterSnapTool is a utility that mimics Windows 7 Aero snap, allowing you to easily manage your window positions and sizes by either dragging them to one of your screens corners or to the top, left or right side of your screen.

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    1.  Support for Multiple MonitorsBetterSnapTool supports the use of multiple displays.
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    Cinch

    54 alternatives to Cinch 

    Cinch is Aero Snap for Macs- it offers simple, mouse-driven window management by defining the left, right, and top edges of your screen as hot zones. Cinching to the left or right edges of the screen will resize the window to fill exactly half the screen, allowing you to easily...

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