Process Scanner Alternatives

    Process Scanner is described as 'With ProcessScanner Uniblue takes the perspiration and guesswork out of researching the processes running on your PC' and is an app in the OS & Utilities category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Process Scanner for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Android and PortableApps.com. The best alternative is Process Explorer, which is free. Other great apps like Process Scanner are htop (Free, Open Source), Process Monitor (Free), Glances (Free, Open Source) and Process Lasso (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Aug 5, 2021

    1. Features: • monitor process properties, control processes; • monitor computer CPU, memory, swap and network usage; • monitor disks and mounts for available and used space; • search for open files . It is part of MATE.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      PrcView is a process viewer utility that displays detailed information about processes running under Windows. For each process it displays memory, threads and module usage. For each DLL it shows full path and version information.

      Discontinued

      The official website is no longer available. Last version, 5.2.15.1, released on 2006, can be still downloaded from Wayback Machine.



    2. Python System Monitor (Psymon) is a cross-platform, task and performance monitor. Features: Global processes monitoring. System load history (cpu,memory,network and disks). Disks informations. Network connections.

      Discontinued

      The project is no longer developed. Last version, 1.0, released in December 2011, can be still downloaded from Google Code Archive

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    3. The Extended Task Manager provides additional Windows process management features and information about disk activity and network port usage.
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    4. A manager for tasks on the Android platform. An excellent task manager & killer. It can also optimize memory, storage, & cache. It integrates well with ES File Explorer & users can easily switch between the two apps.

      Discontinued

      The app was deleted from the play store

      Warning

      The app was bought by another company and bundled with adwares.

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    5. TaskInfo is a poweful utility that combines and improves features of Task Manager and System Information tools. It visually monitors (in text and graphical forms) different types of system information in any Windows system (95, 98, ME, NT 4.
      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      pserv.cpl is a Windows Control Panel Applet that Allows you to -control all NT services and devices -uninstall applications -replace eventviewer -replace task manager -connect to remote machines
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    6. Chameleon Task Manager is Windows task manager that enables the complete control of processes running on a computer optimizing the performance of Windows. It also provides more detailed information about programs. Why use Windows Task Manager? Improved software response.
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    7. SterJo Task Manager is a FREE and advanced utility for process managing which allows you to get details on everything that’s running on your computer. The program is divided in several sections covering the main parts of each system.
    8. Processes is a power tool to help you monitor and control the processes running on your Mac. It provides both a wide overview of the activity on your system, while also allowing you to drill-down to the inner workings of each individual process.
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