Security Task Manager Alternatives

    Security Task Manager is described as 'shows comprehensible information about programs and processes running on the computer' and is an app in the OS & Utilities category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Security Task Manager 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 Security Task Manager are htop (Free, Open Source), Glances (Free, Open Source), Process Lasso (Freemium) and Windows Task Manager (Free).

    This page was last updated Aug 5, 2021

    1. Process Explorer shows you information about which handles and DLLs processes have opened or loaded. The display consists of two sub-windows.
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    2. htop is an interactive process viewer for Linux. It is a text-mode application (for console or X terminals) and requires ncurses. htop is an interactive top replacement that runs in the terminal.
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    3. Glances is a cross-platform monitoring tool which aims to present a large amount of monitoring information through a curses or Web based interface. The information dynamically adapts depending on the size of the user interface.
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    4. Process Lasso is NOT yet another task manager. It is a process priority optimization and system automation utility. Priority optimization, affinity optimization, core optimization, automated rules, automated power schemes, you name it and Process Lasso has it.
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    5. Windows Task Manager is a task manager application included with Microsoft Windows NT family of operating systems that provides detailed information about computer performance and running applications, processes and CPU usage, commit charge and memory information, network...


    6. System Explorer is an enhanced Taskmanager that provides detailed information about running processes, startup programs, IE add-ons (BHOs), drivers, services network connections, system resources and more.
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    7. System Monitor is a tool to manage running processes and monitor system resources.
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    8. Should I Remove It? is a very simple website that helps users, both technical and non technical, decide what programs they should remove from their PC.

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      Reason Antivirus download (which includes Should I Remove It?) triggers several potential issues on VirusTotal. See https://www.virustotal.com/gui/file/606ccde5db8afea09fa35803a6755cc5cf278db834c3624157af8e07c2230d02/detection

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    9. A neat free utility that helps you to take control of any file or folder when it is locked by some application or system. For every locked resource, you get a list of locking processes and can unlock it by terminating those processes.
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    10. This tool controls programs, disk, CPU. Replace task manager, tweak and tune up XP or Vista. Speed up windows startup. Get rid of spyware and viruses.

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      Be careful! The downloader of AnVir Task Manager can install malwares! To avoid the InstallManager read the post at Forum

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