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Nail it! Alternatives

Nail it! is described as 'Nail It is an ancient but tiny utility that lets you make any window stay on top of other windows temporarily' and is an app in the os & utilities category. There are five alternatives to Nail it! for Windows, Windows Explorer, SIMBL and Mac. The best alternative is DeskPins, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Nail it! are WindowTop, Afloat, Window On Top by Compzets.com and Stay On Top.

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  • FreeProprietary
  • Windows

Nail It is an ancient but tiny utility that lets you make any window stay on top of other windows temporarily.

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    DeskPins

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Windows Explorer
    12 alternatives to DeskPins 

    DeskPins can be used to make any application topmost, that is, to keep it above all other windows. Just grab a pin from the DeskPins icon in the system notification area (a.k.a. taskbar tray) and click on any window.

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    1.  LightweightDeskPins consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    2.  Windows Explorer ExtensionDeskPins can extend Windows Explorer in various ways, for example add context menu options, etc..
    Discontinued

    The program seems to be no longer updated. Last version, 1.32, released in February 2015, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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    WindowTop

    10 alternatives to WindowTop 

    Set window on top, make it dark, transparent and more.

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    Afloat

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • SIMBL
    21 alternatives to Afloat 

    Make any app able to float on top.

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  4. Window On Top by Compzets.com icon

    Window On Top by Compzets.com

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    12 alternatives to Window On Top by Compzets.com 

    "Window On Top" is a small gadget made by Compzets.com which keeps any specific window on top of other windows. It does not have any user-interface (UI), it just sits on your tray bar and works with only a single keyboard shortcut.

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    1.  PortableWindow On Top by Compzets.com can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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  5. Stay On Top

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    13 alternatives to Stay On Top 

    Set a window to stay on top with this single-function but handy application.

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