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    MoveInactiveWin Alternatives

    MoveInactiveWin is described as 'Sometimes a lot of deskop clutter can hide a window (eg, open file, programs, files-explorer, dialogs)' and is a Window Manager in the OS & Utilities category. There are more than 50 alternatives to MoveInactiveWin for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, PortableApps.com, Linux and Android. The best alternative is Rectangle, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like MoveInactiveWin are AquaSnap (Freemium), WindowGrid (Free), BetterTouchTool (Paid) and Dexpot (Free Personal).

    This page was last updated May 19, 2022
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    • Windows
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    Sometimes a lot of deskop clutter can hide a window (eg, open file, programs, files-explorer, dialogs)
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    1. Move and resize windows on macOS with keyboard shortcuts. Rectangle is a window management app based on Spectacle, written in Apple Swift.
    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.


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

      Discontinued

      No updates since 2016, bug reports on maintainers' BitBucket page go unresponded to. https://bitbucket.org/joshua_wilding/windowgrid-binaries/issues?status=new&status=open

    4. BetterTouchTool is a great, feature packed app that allows you to configure many gestures for your Magic Mouse (1 & 2), Macbook Trackpad and Magic Trackpad (1 & 2) and also Mouse Gestures for normal mice.
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      Dexpot turns your monitor into up to 20. It creates and manages virtual desktops and enables you to work far more efficiently and comfortably with many simultaneously opened windows on Windows 95/98/ME and NT4/2000/XP/2003/Vista (incl. x64).

      Discontinued

      Dead app. 3 years since the last update. Not compatible with current version of Windows. See changelog: http://www.dexpot.de/?id=changelog



    5. 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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      Sizer is a freeware utility that allows you to resize any window to an exact, predefined size. This is extremely useful when designing web pages, as it allows you to see how the page will look when viewed at a smaller size.
    6. Preme is a free software for Windows which lets you add cool desktop features and enhances the desktop functionality.
    7. Divvy is an entirely new way of managing your workspace. It allows you to quickly and efficiently "divvy up" your screen into exact portions.

      Discontinued

      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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      • Windows
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      Allows almost any program to be minimized to the system tray by right clicking its minimize button.

      Discontinued

      Last update is from 2015 but the project has been forked: https://github.com/benbuck/rbtray

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