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Slacker Alternatives

Slacker is described as 'Never show up as idle on Slack, Microsoft Teams, Skype, etc. Slacker moves your mouse pointer for you whenever you are idle - the result is that you always show as active on any corporate/office instant messaging tools running on your work computer' and is an app. There are six alternatives to Slacker for Mac, Windows, Android and F-Droid. The best alternative is Amphetamine, which is free. Other great apps like Slacker are Don't Sleep, Caffeine for Mac, Coffee: Keep Display Awake and InsomniaX.

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    Amphetamine

    40 alternatives to Amphetamine 

    Welcome to Amphetamine4, the most awesome keep-awake utility ever created for macOS. Amphetamine can keep your Mac, and optionally its display, awake through a super simple on/off switch, or automatically through easy-to-configure Triggers.

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    Don't Sleep

    29 alternatives to Don't Sleep 

    Don't Sleep is a small portable program to prevent system shutdown, Standby, Hibernate, Turn Off and Restart.

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    1.  PortableDon't Sleep can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    Caffeine for Mac

    40 alternatives to Caffeine for Mac 

    Caffeine is a tiny program that puts an icon in the right side of your menu bar. Click it to prevent your Mac from automatically going to sleep, dimming the screen or starting screen savers. Click it again to go back. Hold down the Command key while clicking to show the menu.

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    Discontinued

    This software has not been updated in 9 YEARS!(Reassigned from dangerous by IanDorfman on 2019-04-18)

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    Coffee: Keep Display Awake

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Android
    • F-Droid
    42 alternatives to Coffee: Keep Display Awake 

    Coffee allows you to keep the display awake without having to change the device settings. It can be toggled at various places:

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    InsomniaX

    28 alternatives to InsomniaX 

    It always has been a missing feature: disabling the sleep mode on a Apple Laptop. Who does not want to use it as a big juke-box or go warwalking. The best looking server ever, especially at about one inch height.

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    Discontinued

    The software is discontinued from July 2017 http://semaja2.net/2017/06/thank-you-and-farewell-for-now/

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    Caffeine by IntelliScape Solutions

    36 alternatives to Caffeine by IntelliScape Solutions 

    Caffeine is a tiny program that puts an icon in the right side of your menu bar. Click it to prevent your Mac from automatically going to sleep, dimming the screen or starting screen savers. Click it again to go back. Right-click (or Cmd-click) the icon to show the menu.

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