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Open Source Tasker Alternatives

The best open source alternative to Tasker is AutoHotkey. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to Tasker and 15 is open source so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting open source alternatives to Tasker are UI.Vision RPA, Easer, Actiona and Repeat.

Tasker alternatives are mainly Task Automation Apps but may also be Workflow Automation Tools or Home Automation Tools. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Tasker.
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  • Android
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  1. AutoHotkey is a free, open-source scripting language for Windows that allows users to easily create small to complex scripts for all kinds of tasks such as: form fillers, auto-clicking, macros, etc.

    ⚫︎ LightweightAutoHotkey consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    ⚫︎ Support for scriptingAutoHotkey supports scripts and macros to automate or customize tasks.
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    Tasker is only for Android, AutoHotkey is only for Windows

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    This application is for desktop windows, while tasker is for automation on android devices.

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  2. Open-source task and test automation tool and Selenium IDE. The UI.Vision RPA software is a browser extension that can do desktop automation as well! Use it for web automation, form filling, screen scraping and Robotic Process Automation (RPA).

    ⚫︎ Command line interfaceUI.Vision RPA either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
    ⚫︎ Works OfflineUI.Vision RPA can be used without the need to connect to the internet.
    ⚫︎ Support for scriptingUI.Vision RPA supports scripts and macros to automate or customize tasks.
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    UI.Vision RPA software is a browser extension, but it can do desktop automation as well!
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    Is an extension for a browser and not an app

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    Easer

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Android
    • Android Tablet

    Easer is an event-driven Android automation app. It knows various events, and you, the user, could tell it what to do on what event (and even combine multiple events!). Routine actions no longer need to be taken manually.

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    It's the only actively developed free and open-source software Android automation app.

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    piante

    Many functions being gradually added. Provides sufficient functionality for everyday use; not as comprehensive as Tasker

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    Actiona

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Actiona (formerly known as Actionaz) is a task automation tool. It allows you to create and execute action lists.

    ⚫︎ No registration requiredYou can use most of the features in Actiona without registration.
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    Repeat

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Java

    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.

    ⚫︎ Support for scriptingRepeat supports scripts and macros to automate or customize tasks.
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    entr

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    Run arbitrary commands when files change.

    ⚫︎ Command line interfaceentr either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
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    TapTap

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Android

    TapTap is a port of the double tap on back of device feature from Android 12 to any Android 7.0+ device

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    ControlPlane

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac

    ControlPlane, a fork of MarcoPolo , brings context-sensitive awareness to OS X.

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    Discontinued

    crashes out on the latest MacOS and no longer actively maintainedSee https://www.controlplaneapp.com/2017/11/the-state-of-controlplane/

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    LibreTasks

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Android

    An automated event/action manager that allows users to automate system functionality based on incoming application intents.

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    Discontinued

    Last update is from July 2018.

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    Eonza

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Self-Hosted

    Eonza is a program for creating and managing scripts. It is a free, open source cross-platform program for working with scripts and automating actions on the computer.

    ⚫︎ Support for scriptingEonza supports scripts and macros to automate or customize tasks.
    ⚫︎ PortableEonza can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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