Swish Alternatives

    Swish is described as 'The missing gesture layer for macOS'. There are more than 50 alternatives to Swish for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, Linux, PortableApps.com and Windows Explorer. The best alternative is AutoHotkey, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Swish are AquaSnap (Freemium), Rectangle (Free, Open Source), BetterTouchTool (Paid) and Karabiner Elements (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Oct 13, 2021

    1. GridMove - A window management tool that can quickly arrange your windows into desktop grids.
      • 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. HOW IT WORKS - Double press and hold Command Key (?


    2. Repeat is a full-fledged, Java mouse/keyboard record/replay and automation hotkeys/macros creation using modern programming languages, and more advanced automation features. Working across three major OSes: Windows, OSX, and Linux.
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    3. 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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      • Mac
      HyperDock adds Windows 7 like features and more to Mac OS X. Select individual application windows & tabs just by moving the mouse on a dock item, use mouse clicks to quickly open new windows and many more.
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    4. 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. It is a background application that emulates the behaviour of KDE, which is a rather good Linux desktop environment.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      Trackpad++ is a free driver with a control panel for windows running on a mac through bootcamp, it enables you to use OS X like trackpad gestures like tapping, pinching in, pinching out, swiping etc, visit the official website to get more information like system requirements and...
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      VEEER is a lightweight window manager for your mac OSX - designed for designers & developers and built for a maximum workflow speed.
    5. Sometimes a lot of deskop clutter can hide a window (eg, open file, programs, files-explorer, dialogs) Move a window without activating it. Alt+LClick (and hold) to drag the target window into view.
    6. A lightweight utility for allowing you to quickly snap windows to a tiling grid under your existing Linux window manager. Can be triggered via keyboard shortcuts, the command line, or D-Bus calls.
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