stalonetray Alternatives

    stalonetray is described as 'Stalonetray is a stand-alone system tray (notification area) for X Window System/X11. Working with virtually any EWMH-compliant window manager, it has minimal build and run-time dependencies (X11 lib only). Complete XEMBED support under development' and is an app in the OS & Utilities category. There are more than 10 alternatives to stalonetray for a variety of platforms, including Windows, PortableApps.com, Thunderbird, Linux and Windows Live Messenger. The best alternative is RBTray, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like stalonetray are 4t Tray Minimizer (Freemium), DM2 (Free, Open Source), Clicky Gone (Free, Open Source) and TrayIt! (Free).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Oct 23, 2019

    • Allows almost any program to be minimized to the system tray by right clicking its minimize button.

      Discontinued

      Last update is from 2015 but the project has been forked: https://github.com/benbuck/rbtray

      • Free • Open Source
      • Windows
      • PortableApps.com
    • 4t Tray Minimizer is a lightweight but powerful window manager, which helps you to free up space on the desktop and the taskbar via the following actions: Minimize To Tray...


    • DM2 provides several Windows enhancements that may help in every-day work.

      Discontinued

      Last version is from 2007

      • Free • Open Source
      • Windows
      • PortableApps.com
    • Clicky Gone allows you to hide your selected windows from view, this includes the taskbar button associated with the application.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Windows
      • PortableApps.com
    • TrayIt! - minimize to the system icon tray any program (Outlook Express, Notepad, Word, Internet Explorer, Sunbird, Thunderbird, Opera, OpenOffice etc.

      Discontinued

      The official website is no longer available. Last version, 4.6.5.5, released on June 2008, can be still downloaded from Softpedia.

      • Free
      • Windows
    • FireTray is system tray extension for Linux and Windows that targets Mozilla Firefox, https://alternativeto.

      Discontinued

      The developer announced in December 2015 that the extension was no longer developed: https://foudil.fr/blog/209/the-web-is-not-the-platform/ The extension still works on XUL-based Firefox forks like Waterfox and Pale Moon

      • Free • Open Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Waterfox
      • Pale Moon
      • Thunderbird
      • SeaMonkey
      • Firefox
    • PowerMenu is a small application that some extra menu items to the windows control menu in addition to the standard "Close", "Maximize", etc options.

      Discontinued

      The app is no longer updated, but it can be still downloaded from the official website.

      • Free
      • Windows
      • Windows Explorer
    • Minime is a tool that allows you to minimize applications to the system tray using a simple hotkey.

      Discontinued

      Last Update: 2013-04-10. See https://sourceforge.net/projects/minime-tool/

      • Free
      • Windows
    • The Wonderful Icon is a small Windows utility that resides in your PC's taskbar tray.
      • Free
      • Windows
    • HideWin sits in the system tray and enables you to hide any top-level window with its popup tray menu or an ALT+letter hotkey that it assigns automatically.

      Discontinued

      The official website is no longer available. Last version, 1.0, released on June 13th, 2008, can be still downloaded from Softpedia.

      • Free
      • Windows