Open Source Moom Alternatives

    The best open source alternative to Moom is Rectangle, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to Moom and 18 is open source so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting open source alternatives to Moom are altdrag (Free, Open Source), Shiftit (Free, Open Source), Taekwindow (Free, Open Source) and GridMove (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Sep 24, 2021

    1. Move and resize windows on macOS with keyboard shortcuts. Rectangle is a window management app based on Spectacle, written in Apple Swift.
    2. 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.
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    3. 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.

      Discontinued

      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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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      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.
    4. GridMove - A window management tool that can quickly arrange your windows into desktop grids.


      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      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. HOW IT WORKS - Double press and hold Command Key (?
    5. yabai started as a C99 rewrite of chunkwm, originally supposed to be its first RC version.
    6. Amethyst is a tiling window manager for Mac similar to the xmonad tiling window manager popular on Linux. Amethyst is written in Objective-C and has configurable shortcuts, multi-monitor support, multiple layouts, and the option to float certain applications.
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    7. 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. It is a background application that emulates the behaviour of KDE, which is a rather good Linux desktop environment.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      Lightweight automation and productivity power-tool for OS X.
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