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Slate Alternatives for Mac

There are many alternatives to Slate for Mac if you are looking for a replacement. The best Mac alternative is Rectangle, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to Slate and many of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to Slate are Divvy, Shiftit, yabai and Penc.

Slate alternatives are mainly Window Managers but may also be Application Launchers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Slate.
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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Mac

Slate is a window management application similar to Divvy and SizeUp (except better and free!). Originally written to...

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  1. Move and resize windows on macOS with keyboard shortcuts. Rectangle is a window management app based on Spectacle, written in Apple Swift.

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    Divvy

    • Mac
    • Windows

    Divvy is an entirely new way of managing your workspace. It allows you to quickly and efficiently "divvy up" your screen into exact portions.

    Discontinued

    The project seems no longer developed. Last version, 1.5.2, released in August 2019, can be still downloaded and bought from the official website and from the Appstore.

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  3. ShiftIt is an application for OSX that allows you to quickly manipulate window position and size using keyboard shortcuts. It intends to become a full featured window organizer for OSX.

    Discontinued

    This project is looking for a new maintainer. Until that transition is completed, there will likely not be further development on this project.from https://github.com/fikovnik/ShiftIt/blob/master/README.md

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  4. yabai started as a C99 rewrite of chunkwm, originally supposed to be its first RC version.

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    Penc

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac

    Penc is a window manager app for macOS designed for use with the trackpad. It lets you use trackpad gestures along with the Command key to move, resize and snap windows to the screen.

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  6. Amethyst is a tiling window manager for Mac similar to the xmonad tiling window manager popular on Linux. Amethyst is written in Objective-C and has configurable shortcuts, multi-monitor support, multiple layouts, and the option to float certain applications.

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    Moom

    • Mac

    Moom allows you to easily move and zoom windows to predefined areas of the screen, or to make them full-screen, using either the mouse or the keyboard.

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    Mjolnir

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac

    Lightweight automation and productivity power-tool for OS X.

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    VEEER

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac

    VEEER was built with maximizing your workflow speed in mind - which makes it an essential designer & developer productivity tool.

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    Light Pillar Mosaic

    • Mac
    • MacPaw Setapp

    Some apps should be a swipe away. Mosaic is a helpful Mac window manager, which makes it a breeze to resize and organize windows, view multiple documents alongside, thus improving your productivity.

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