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    Magnet (Windows Manager) Alternatives for Windows

    Magnet (Windows Manager) is not available for Windows but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on Windows with similar functionality. The best Windows alternative is DisplayFusion, which is free. 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 Windows so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Windows alternatives to Magnet (Windows Manager) are AquaSnap (Freemium), WindowGrid (Free), altdrag (Free, Open Source) and Preme for Windows (Free).

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    1. DisplayFusion will make your multi-monitor life much easier. With powerful features like Multi-Monitor Taskbars, TitleBar Buttons and fully customizable Functions, DisplayFusion will make managing your multiple monitors painless.
    2. Aquasnap is a powerful window manager that helps you arrange and organize multiple applications on your desktop with minimum effort. It allows you to achieve maximum multitasking, especially if you own a high-resolution monitor or a multi-monitor setup.
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      I could never get it to work, it would just sit on my taskbar tray but never did anything remotely similar to Magnet on OSX. As a matter of fact, the only thing it did was prompt me to buy stuff.
      Negative comment over 3 years ago


    3. WindowGrid is a modern window management program that allows the user to quickly and easily layout their windows on a dynamic grid.


      No updates since 2016, bug reports on maintainers' BitBucket page go unresponded to.

    4. AltDrag allows you to move and resize windows much easier. When you have it running you can simply hold down the Alt key and then use your mouse to drag any window, and it doesn't matter where in the window you click.
    5. Preme is a free software for Windows which lets you add cool desktop features and enhances the desktop functionality.

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


      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.

    7. WindowManager helps you to improve your work flow by remembering and restoring the position and size of your programs and windows.
    8. Taekwindow is a simple, lightweight and free Windows program that allows you to move and resize windows by dragging them with the Alt key, similar to many X11 window managers.
    9. bug.n is a tiling window manager add-on for Microsoft Windows. It is written in the scripting language AutoHotkey.
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    10. KDE Mover-Sizer is a lightweight program enabling KDE-style alt-click moving and resizing for Windows XP, 7, 2000, 2003, Windows Server, and Vista.
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