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Mouse Gesture Events Alternatives

Mouse Gesture Events is described as 'Control your browser faster and easier with gestures using mouse movement' and is a Gesture Control tool in the web browsers category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Mouse Gesture Events for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Firefox, Mac and Microsoft Edge. The best alternative is StrokesPlus.net, which is free. Other great apps like Mouse Gesture Events are Gesturefy, Strokeit, Easystroke and Two-Finger History Jump.

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  • FreeProprietary
  • Firefox
  • Google Chrome

Control your browser faster and easier with gestures using mouse movement.

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  1. StrokesPlus.net, the successor to StrokesPlus, is a completely free mouse gesture recognition utility for Windows which allows you to create powerful mouse gestures that save you time.

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  2. Gesturefy icon

    Gesturefy

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Firefox

    Customizable mouse gesture addon, which supports over 40 different actions.

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  3. Strokeit icon

    Strokeit

    • Free PersonalProprietary
    • Windows

    StrokeIt is an advanced mouse gesture recognition engine and command processor. What is a mouse gesture? Mouse gestures are simple symbols that you "draw" on your screen using your mouse.

    Discontinued

    The program is no longer updated. Last version, 9.7, released in January 2010, can be still downloaded from the official website.

    On Windows XP
  4. Easystroke icon

    Easystroke

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    Easystroke is a gesture-recognition application for X11. Gestures or strokes are movements that you make with you mouse (or your pen, finger etc.) while holding down a specific mouse button.

    Discontinued

    The project is no longer developed. Last version, 0.6.0, released in March 2013, can be still downloaded from GitHub.

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  5. Two-Finger History Jump icon

    Two-Finger History Jump

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Firefox

    This add-on allows you to jump back/forward in the browser's history by swiping horizontally with two fingers on your touchpad. Swiping to the left will take you back one page, while swiping to the right will do the opposite. It mimics the default behaviour on Mac OS.

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  6. Just Gestures icon

    Just Gestures

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    Just Gestures represent an easy and elegant way how to enhance your mouse with endless possibilities. The main idea is to get maximum efficiency of mouse and to use keyboard as less as possible.

    Discontinued

    The program is no longer updated and the official website was replaced by a different blog. Last version, 1.5.0, released in November 2015, can be still downloaded from Github

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  7. smartUp Gestures icon

    smartUp Gestures

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Google Chrome
    • Firefox

    smartUp is a Google Chrome and Firefox extension which boost productivity by you mouse. Features include mouse gestures, simple drag, super drag and so on.

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  8. All-In-One Gestures icon

    All-In-One Gestures

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Waterfox
    • Pale Moon
    • Firefox

    This extension allows you to execute common commands using mouse gestures, rocker navigation, scroll wheel navigation and page scrolling.

    Discontinued

    The extension is no longer updated and it doesn't work on Firefox 57. It still works on XUL-based Firefox forks like Waterfox icon Waterfox and Pale Moon icon Pale Moon

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  9. Foxy Gestures icon

    Foxy Gestures

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Firefox

    Foxy Gestures implements mouse gestures for Firefox and is heavily inspired by FireGestures .

    A large library of built-in commands.
  10. Mouse Gestures for Edge icon

    Mouse Gestures for Edge

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    • Microsoft Edge

    An extension for Microsoft Edge that allows customers to perform basic browsing tasks by right-clicking and then gesturing with the mouse.

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