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Stack WM is described as 'Stack is a productivity tool, that helps managing multiple open windows. It is most useful on big screens, very wide screens and multiple monitor configurations' and is a Window Manager in the os & utilities category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Stack WM for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, KDE and PortableApps.com. The best alternative is Rectangle, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Stack WM are DisplayFusion, AquaSnap, WindowGrid and altdrag.

Stack WM 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 Stack WM.
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  1. Rectangle icon

    Rectangle

    60 alternatives to Rectangle 

    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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    1.  Ad-freeRectangle doesn't contain any form of external advertising.
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  2. DisplayFusion icon

    DisplayFusion

    35 alternatives to DisplayFusion 

    DisplayFusion will make your multi-monitor life much easier. With powerful features like Multi-Monitor Taskbars, TitleBar Buttons and fully customizable Functions, DisplayFusion will make managing your multiple monitors painless.

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    1.  Support for Multiple MonitorsDisplayFusion supports the use of multiple displays.
    2.  LightweightDisplayFusion consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    3.  Support for scriptingDisplayFusion supports scripts and macros to automate or customize tasks.
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  3. AquaSnap icon

    AquaSnap

    • Windows
    • PortableApps.com
    82 alternatives to AquaSnap 

    Aquasnap is a powerful window manager that helps you arrange and organize multiple applications on your desktop with minimum effort. It allows you to achieve maximum multitasking, especially if you own a high-resolution monitor or a multi-monitor setup.

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    1.  Support for Multiple MonitorsAquaSnap supports the use of multiple displays.
    2.  PortableAquaSnap can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    Dock window to sides or corners
    Snap window to monitor edges or other applications
  4. WindowGrid icon

    WindowGrid

    63 alternatives to WindowGrid 

    WindowGrid is a modern window management program that allows the user to quickly and easily layout their windows on a dynamic grid.

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    1.  PortableWindowGrid can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    2.  LightweightWindowGrid consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    3.  Support for Multiple MonitorsWindowGrid supports the use of multiple displays.
    Discontinued

    No updates since 2016, bug reports on maintainers' BitBucket page go unresponded to. https://bitbucket.org/joshua_wilding/windowgrid-binaries/issues?status=new&status=open

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  5. altdrag icon

    altdrag

    78 alternatives to altdrag 

    AltDrag allows you to move and resize windows much easier. When you have it running you can simply hold down the Alt key and then use your mouse to drag any window, and it doesn't matter where in the window you click.

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    1.  Portablealtdrag can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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  6. Divvy icon

    Divvy

    • Mac
    • Windows
    80 alternatives to Divvy 

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

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    1.  Support for Multiple MonitorsDivvy supports the use of multiple displays.
    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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  7. Actual Window Manager icon

    Actual Window Manager

    36 alternatives to Actual Window Manager 

    Total Windows® Facelift!.

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    1.  Support for Multiple MonitorsActual Window Manager supports the use of multiple displays.
    Tabbed Explorer feature adds tabs to vanilla system Windows Explorer (also known as File Explorer since Windows 10).
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  8. KDE Mover-Sizer icon

    KDE Mover-Sizer

    83 alternatives to KDE Mover-Sizer 

    KDE Mover-Sizer is a lightweight program enabling KDE-style alt-click moving and resizing for Windows XP, 7, 2000, 2003, Windows Server, and Vista.

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    1.  Support for Multiple MonitorsKDE Mover-Sizer supports the use of multiple displays.
    2.  LightweightKDE Mover-Sizer consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
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  9. Bismuth icon

    Bismuth

    • Linux
    • KDE
    51 alternatives to Bismuth 

    KDE Plasma add-on, that tiles your windows automatically and lets you manage them via keyboard, similarly to i3, Sway or dwm.

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    GridMove

    53 alternatives to GridMove 

    GridMove - A window management tool that can quickly arrange your windows into desktop grids.

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