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SleepLess Alternatives

SleepLess is described as 'This application is used to prevent the computer from going to sleep without changing system settings' and is a prevent sleep mode app in the os & utilities category. There are more than 10 alternatives to SleepLess for Mac, Windows, Android and F-Droid. The best alternative is Amphetamine, which is free. Other great apps like SleepLess are Caffeine for Mac, Don't Sleep, Should I Sleep and Coffee: Keep Display Awake.

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  • Mac

This application is used to prevent the computer from going to sleep without changing system settings

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  1. Amphetamine icon

    Amphetamine

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac

    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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  2. Caffeine for Mac icon

    Caffeine for Mac

    • FreeProprietary
    • 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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  3. Don't Sleep icon

    Don't Sleep

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

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

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  4. Should I Sleep icon

    Should I Sleep

    • Mac

    Annoyed by the display getting dim when you're reading or watching something? What if the computer could “see and hear” you?

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  5. Coffee: Keep Display Awake icon

    Coffee: Keep Display Awake

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Android
    • F-Droid

    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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  6. Lungo icon

    Lungo

    • Mac

    Keeps your Mac awake.

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    Econap

    • Free PersonalProprietary
    • Windows

    Econap helps you to save energy and increase your comfort. Before your pc enters the sleep mode, Econap will check if something important is running on your system. If so, it will wait until your download, backups, videos etc. are finished. Finally your pc will go to sleep.

    ⚫︎ CustomizableEconap is easy to customize with themes or similar features.
    ⚫︎ PortableEconap can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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  8. Theine icon

    Theine

    • Mac

    Prevent your Mac from falling asleep, dimming your screen or starting the screensaver. Theine keeps macOS awake just like caffeine does with you.

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    InsomniaX

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac

    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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    NoDoze

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    NoDoze simulates keyboard/mouse activity to keep the screensaver from activating. Its activity depends on currently running programs. You can use regular expressions or Windows wildcards to choose when the screensaver is deactivated.

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