Apple Spaces Alternatives
Dexpot turns your monitor into up to 20. It creates and manages virtual desktops and enables you to work far more efficiently and comfortably with many simultaneously opened windows on Windows 95/98/ME and NT4/2000/XP/2003/Vista (incl. x64).
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- - Dexpot is the most popular Windows alternative to Apple Spaces.
- - Dexpot is the most popular free alternative to Apple Spaces.
Dead app. 3 years since the last update. Not compatible with current version of Windows. See changelog: http://www.dexpot.de/?id=changelog
Compiz is a compositing manager adding fancy effects to your windows, from drop shadows to awesome desktop effects like the Desktop Cube or the Expo view.
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- - Compiz is the most popular Linux alternative to Apple Spaces.
- - Compiz is the most popular Open Source alternative to Apple Spaces.
VirtuaWin is a virtual desktop manager for the Windows operating system (Win9x/ME/NT/Win2K/XP/Win2003/Vista/Win7/Win10). A virtual desktop manager lets you organize applications over several virtual desktops (also called ‘workspaces’).Suggest and vote on features
- PortableVirtuaWin can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
Experience Raskin's unique bird's eye view to browse and manage your pictures, presentations, PDFs…
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- - Raskin is the most popular Mac alternative to Apple Spaces.
- Works OfflineRaskin can be used without the need to connect to the internet.
Mission Control, formerly Exposé, is a feature of the OS X operating system.
- - Mission Control is the most popular commercial alternative to Apple Spaces.
WindowsPager is a desktop-switcher/pager for Windows to manage virtual workspaces/desktops. It will integrate smoothly into the desktop panel.WindowsPager has no features, suggest some!Discontinued
Hasn't been updated since 2011, see changelog:http://windowspager.sourceforge.net/changelog.html
Desktops allows you to organize your applications on up to four virtual desktops. Read email on one, browse the web on the second, and do work in your productivity software on the third, without the clutter of the windows you’re not using.Sysinternals Desktops has no features, suggest some!Discontinued
last version released: 2012
mDesktop is a lightweight application that allows the user to utilize multiple virtual desktops. Also, mDesktop integrates with Hotcorners. mDesktop currently supports up to ten virtual desktops.Suggest and vote on features
One of Vistas most talked-about new features is the Desktop Window Manager (DWM). A new set of thumbnail APIs can be used to access thumbnails of open windows. This virtual desktop program takes advantage of this new API and uses some tricks of its own to provide a powerful...Vista and XP Virtual Desktops has no features, suggest some!
KWin is a window manager for the X Window System, and is in the process of becoming a Wayland compositor. It is an integral part, and the default window manager of the Plasma Workspaces, but it can also be used on its own or with other desktop environments.Suggest and vote on features
TotalSpaces provides a grid of spaces on OSX Lion
An easy to use 2D grid of desktops, inspired by the implementation OS X Snow Leopard. Navigate using the cursor keys, choose your transitions, and quickly access a birds eye view of your grid of spaces where you can manage your a.TotalSpaces has no features, suggest some!
Adds eye-candy effects to windows (and start menu) like deformations (e.g: jelly windows - that makes moved window wiggle like being made from jelly; or fold - which hides windows by folding up horizontally, and unfolds when showing), physics (e.g.Suggest and vote on features
Nimi Visuals FeaturesDiscontinued
It says that it has automatically stopped production.