Open Sidebar Alternatives
Pokki puts web-connected apps in your taskbar, so they're always only one click away. Welcome to the modern desktop.
- - Pokki is the most popular Windows alternative to Open Sidebar.
- - Pokki is the most popular free alternative to Open Sidebar.
The program seems to be no longer updated. Social pages are not updated since 2014. Last version can be still downloaded from the official website.
XWidget is a free desktop customization platform. It’s light, handy with powerful visual widget editor and very subtle animations. The Android page is found here: http://android.xwidget.com/
- - XWidget is the most popular Android & Android Tablet alternative to Open Sidebar.
AveDesk is a program that will give you the possibility to have icons on your desktop which could update themselves. Each icon of Avedesk is in fact a desklet, a little plug-in that can virtually do anything.
Easily convert millions of web widgets, games and videos – designed to live on home pages, blogs or social network profiles – into gadgets for your Sidebar. If you like widgets on the web, you’ll love them on your Sidebar.
- - Amnesty Generator is the most popular Mac alternative to Open Sidebar.
- - Amnesty Generator is the most popular Open Source alternative to Open Sidebar.
SE-DesktopApps is set of desktop tools that can help you in your daily routine and increase your productivity: explorer, desktop notes, media player, program launcher, clock with alarms and wallpaper changer.Discontinued
The company stopped development for its applications. Last versions can be still downloaded from the official website.
Dashboard is an application for Apples Mac OS X operating systems, used for hosting mini-applications known as widgets. First introduced in Tiger, it is a semi-transparent layer that is invisible to the user unless activated by clicking its icon in the Dock.
macOS Dashboard FeaturesDiscontinued
Discontinued since macOS Catalina.
gDesklets is an architecture for "desklets", which are tiny applets sitting on your desktop in a symbiotic relationship of eye candy and usefulness.
- - gDesklets is the most popular Linux alternative to Open Sidebar.
The project is no longer developed and the official website is no longer available. Last version, 0.36.3, released in January 2011, can be still downloaded from Launchpad
Vista Rainbar is a Windows Sidebar clone for Rainmeter.
Entirely free and easy for using, this sidebar, whose you can change the background between around ten choice, offers many gadgets such as clock, calendar, RSS feeds, weather... with the possibility, for most of them, to c.Discontinued
Last version, 4.3, was released on July 2008, but it is still downloadable.