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    Sysinternals Desktops Alternatives

    Sysinternals Desktops is described as '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' and is an app in the Network & Admin category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Sysinternals Desktops for Windows, PortableApps.com, Spaces and Mac. The best alternative is Dexpot. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try VirtuaWin or WindowsPager. Other great apps like Sysinternals Desktops are Windows 10 Virtual Desktop Enhancer (Free, Open Source), TotalSpaces (Paid), mDesktop (Free, Open Source) and Virtuoz (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Nov 20, 2020
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    Desktops allows you to organize your applications on up to four virtual desktops. Read email on one, browse the web on the...
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      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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      Dead app. 3 years since the last update. Not compatible with current version of Windows. See changelog: http://www.dexpot.de/?id=changelog

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      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’).


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      WindowsPager is a desktop-switcher/pager for Windows to manage virtual workspaces/desktops. It will integrate smoothly into the desktop panel.

      Discontinued

      Hasn't been updated since 2011, see changelog:
      http://windowspager.sourceforge.net/changelog.html

    1. An AutoHotkey script to switch and move programs between Windows 10 Virtual Desktops and set different wallpapers. Light, lightning fast, free, and with AHK you can use almost any key/mouse combos (even override Windows shortcuts).
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      TotalSpaces provides a grid of spaces on OSX Lion


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      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.
    2. Virtuoz was designed to be a minimal and robust program that allows to have more than one desktop on Windows. It was inspired by Sysinternals Desktops, but uses a different approach, which doesn’t impose the limitations which Desktops is bound to.
    3. 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.
    4. Effectively manage your desktop with nVIDIA Quadro View. Using NVIDIA Quadro ViewDesktop Management Software, professionals have maximum flexibility and unprecedented control of a single or multiple display environments.
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      up to nine virtual desktops.
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