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    OnTopReplica Alternatives

    OnTopReplica is described as 'A lightweight application that provides a real-time thumbnail replica of any window of your choice. OnTopReplica will stay always on top, allowing you to keep track of the original window while working and without having to keep the keyboard focus on it' and is an app in the os & utilities category. There are more than 10 alternatives to OnTopReplica for Mac, Windows, Linux, Google Chrome and SIMBL. The best alternative is Helium, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like OnTopReplica are Pennywise, PiP for Mac, TurboTop and WindowWatcher.

    OnTopReplica is mainly a Window Manager but alternatives to it may also be Media Players. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of OnTopReplica.
    This page was last updated Sep 15, 2021
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    A lightweight application that provides a real-time thumbnail replica of any window of your choice. OnTopReplica will stay...
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      Helium is a floating browser window that allows you to watch media while you work. Your content will never fall behind your other windows even as you switch tasks.

      Discontinued

      The official website is unavailable (domain for sale) and the last version (1.9) was released in October 2015. It can still be downloaded from the GitHub repository though.

    1. Pennywise opens any website or media in a small floating window that remains on top of all other applications. Pennywise windows stays up all the time. No need to keep struggling with alt + tab, use Pennywise for easy multitasking.


    2. macOS Picture in Picture window preview and AirPlay Receiver.
    3. Like the "Always on Top" feature that some programs have? TurboTop lets you set any window to be "Always on Top!"

      Discontinued

      Last version is from 2016. See release date: http://www.savardsoftware.com/turbotop/download.asp

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      WindowWatcher is a free hybrid window magnifier and remote control spy. It gives Windows the ability to have proper and resizable picture-in-picture support above and beyond Aero Snap.
      WindowWatcher vs OnTopReplica opinions
      Most users think WindowWatcher is a great alternative to OnTopReplica.
      Lu9 Pro: Better mouse & keyboard "redirection" integration Con: Less user friendly
      Positive comment over 2 years ago

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      Regioning the window is complicated, not user friendly
      Negative comment almost 6 years ago

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      Allows resize, zoom in and looks good. I don't miss OnTop Replica :)
      Positive comment almost 4 years ago

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      • FreeOpen Source
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      Make any app able to float on top.
    4. PiP tool is a software to use the Picture in Picture mode on Windows. This feature allows you to watch content (video for example) in thumbnail format on the screen while continuing to use any other software on Windows.
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      Sticky Previews is a lightweight productivity tool that lets you create live previews of any window or a screen region of your choice.
    5. Picture in Picture (PiP) allows watching videos from the internet while working at a computer. Using unique algorithms, the program finds videos on web pages and allows to open them in a floating window, that remains in the front.
    6. Duplicate Windows visually copies any window in Mac OS X live and on-the-fly. It’s like display mirroring for individual windows! I created the tool to display windows across multiple monitors in extended desktop mode during presentations.
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