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    SyMenu Alternatives

    SyMenu is described as 'portable menu launcher and Start Menu replacement to organize your applications quickly and easily.
    On top of that SyMenu is able to automatically index any application installed on the host pc'
    and is an app in the os & utilities category. There are more than 25 alternatives to SyMenu for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Online / Web-based and BSD. The best alternative is, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like SyMenu are Keypirinha, Launchy, LiberKey and Windows System Control Center.

    SyMenu is mainly a Application Launcher but alternatives to it may also be File Search Utilities or System Information Utilities. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of SyMenu.
    This page was last updated Apr 21, 2022
    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    • .NET Framework
    SyMenu is a portable menu launcher and Start Menu replacement to organize your applications quickly and easily. On top of...
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    1. is a website offering many free, commonly used Windows applications that have been specially packaged for portability. These portable applications can be used from removable media such as USB flash drives.
    2. A lightning fast and flexible keystroke launcher for Windows. No installation required (portable). Extensible with Python3 plugins.

    3. Launchy is a free Windows and Linux utility designed to help you forget about your start menu, the icons on your desktop, and even your file manager.


      The project seems to be no longer maintained: last stable version, 2.5, and beta version, 2.6 beta2, were released in 2010. The program works anyway and can be still downloaded from the official website.

    4. Portable applications launcher, LiberKey includes 305 portable applications. In all areas : Audio, Video, Graphics, Internet, Games, Security, Education, System and more..


      no updates since 2015

      LiberKey vs SyMenu opinions
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      A good collection of Portable Software.
      Positive comment about 4 years ago

    5. WSCC is a free (for personal use), portable program that allows you to install, update, execute and organize the utilities from various system utility suites. WSCC can install and update the supported utilities automatically.

    6. PStart is a simple tray tool to start user defined applications. Designed to run portable applications, you can start anything runnable from USB key devices or removable disks.


      nothing since 2007

    7. ASuite is a simple application launcher to manage an unlimited number of files, folders and webpage for quick access. It is designed to work with removable storage (uses relative paths) media like USB sticks, hard drives, iPods, etc.


      This program is slowly sinking into neglect and abandonment since 2011.

    8. Quick Cliq is a portable menu based application launcher and productivity tool with features that you won’t find anywhere else!
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
      FramaKey is a package of portable and ready-to-use Free Software that can be carried on a USB key designed to make the user’s life much easier.


      developer no longer working on it

    9. Portable Start Menu is a simple and free start menu application that can be installed on USB sticks or local PCs.
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