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Mouse Jiggler Alternatives

Mouse Jiggler is described as 'very simple piece of software whose sole function is to "fake" mouse input to Windows, and jiggle the mouse pointer back and forth' and is an app in the os & utilities category. There are seven alternatives to Mouse Jiggler for Windows, Android, F-Droid and Mac. The best alternative is Caffeine for Windows, which is free. Other great apps like Mouse Jiggler are KeepOn, Lungo, Keep Screen On and No Sleep.

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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Windows

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  1. Caffeine for Windows icon

    Caffeine for Windows

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    If you have problems with your PC locking or going to sleep, caffeine will keep it awake. It works by simulating a keypress once every 59 seconds, so your machine thinks you're still working at the keyboard, so won't lock the screen or activate the screensaver.

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  2. KeepOn icon

    KeepOn

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Android
    • F-Droid

    KeepOn is free and open-source (FOSS), without any ads/tracks and no Internet use.

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  3. Lungo icon

    Lungo

    • Mac

    Keeps your Mac awake.

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  4. Keep Screen On icon

    Keep Screen On

    • FreeProprietary
    • Android

    Annoyed by your screen turning off when you're using certain apps? Don't change your display settings and waste battery by keeping the screen on when the home screen is open. Just install this app and tell it which apps you want to keep the screen on for.

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  5. No Sleep icon

    No Sleep

    • FreeProprietary
    • Android

    no Sleep prevents your device going in deep sleep mode.

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  6. Wakeful icon

    Wakeful

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    Keeps your computer in an active state. No install required, fully portable and can run from a USB. Completely free for everyone.

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    From VirusTotal: 28 security vendors and no sandboxes flagged this file as malicious https://www.virustotal.com/gui/file/c1cfba23dbe0385937a4306fbccb934ba4234c502993080b7cfacc171ada4ec1

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  7. Coffee_FF

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    Coffee will keep your computer wide awake while your network is active or a program. Coffee prevents standby when your traffic speed on a selected network adapter is above the user configurable threshold or specific software selected.

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