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SystemExplorer Alternatives

SystemExplorer is described as 'System Explorer is an enhanced Taskmanager that provides detailed information about running processes, startup programs, IE add-ons (BHOs), drivers, services network connections, system resources and more' and is a popular process management tool in the os & utilities category. There are more than 50 alternatives to SystemExplorer for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, BSD and PortableApps.com. The best alternative is Process Explorer, which is free. Other great apps like SystemExplorer are Process Hacker, htop, Process Monitor and Glances.

SystemExplorer alternatives are mainly Process Management Tools but may also be Process Monitoring Tools or System Information Utilities. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of SystemExplorer.
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  • FreeProprietary
  • Windows
  • PortableApps.com

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    Process Explorer

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    • PortableApps.com

    Process Explorer shows you information about which handles and DLLs processes have opened or loaded. The display consists of two sub-windows.

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    Has a many more options. Can save and load View\Column set, i.e., how it is viewed, can switch between to your different custom view setting\Column set.

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  2. Process Hacker is a feature-packed tool for manipulating processes and services on your computer.

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    htop is an interactive process viewer for Linux. It is a text-mode application (for console or X terminals) and requires ncurses. htop is an interactive top replacement that runs in the terminal.

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    Process Monitor

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    • PortableApps.com

    Process Monitor is an advanced monitoring tool for Windows that shows real-time file system, Registry and process/thread activity.

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  5. Glances is a cross-platform monitoring tool which aims to present a large amount of monitoring information through a curses or Web based interface. The information dynamically adapts depending on the size of the user interface.

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  6. Windows Task Manager is a task manager application included with Microsoft Windows NT family of operating systems that provides detailed information about computer performance and running applications, processes and CPU usage, commit charge and memory information, network...

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    GNOME System Monitor

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • GNOME

    System Monitor is a tool to manage running processes and monitor system resources.

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  8. vtop is a graphical command-line tool that uses unicode braille to chart CPU and memory usage. It can be easily extended.

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    StatusPilatus

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Monitor your PC like never before!.

    Discontinued

    Last real update to the app was in January 2019, no new versions are planned.

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    Resource Monitor

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    Resource Monitor is a system application in Microsoft Windows operating systems. It is used to view information about the use of hardware (CPU, memory, disk, and network) and software (file handles and modules) resources in real time.

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