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    TileWindows Alternatives

    TileWindows is described as 'helps you to easily organize your desktop: Move and resize your application windows, so you can view them side by side, by using keyboard shortcuts' and is a Window Manager in the os & utilities category. There are more than 25 alternatives to TileWindows for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, Linux, Android and MacPaw Setapp. The best alternative is Rectangle, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like TileWindows are BetterTouchTool, altdrag, Divvy and Shiftit.

    TileWindows is mainly a Window Manager but alternatives to it may also be Application Launchers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of TileWindows.
    This page was last updated May 23, 2022
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    1. Move and resize windows on macOS with keyboard shortcuts. Rectangle is a window management app based on Spectacle, written in Apple Swift.
    2. BetterTouchTool is a great, feature packed app that allows you to configure many gestures for your Magic Mouse (1 & 2), Macbook Trackpad and Magic Trackpad (1 & 2) and also Mouse Gestures for normal mice.


    3. AltDrag allows you to move and resize windows much easier. When you have it running you can simply hold down the Alt key and then use your mouse to drag any window, and it doesn't matter where in the window you click.
    4. Divvy is an entirely new way of managing your workspace. It allows you to quickly and efficiently "divvy up" your screen into exact portions.

      Discontinued

      The project seems no longer developed. Last version, 1.5.2, released in August 2019, can be still downloaded and bought from the official website and from the Appstore.

    5. ShiftIt is an application for OSX that allows you to quickly manipulate window position and size using keyboard shortcuts. It intends to become a full featured window organizer for OSX.

      Discontinued

      This project is looking for a new maintainer. Until that transition is completed, there will likely not be further development on this project.from https://github.com/fikovnik/ShiftIt/blob/master/README.md



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      Taekwindow is a simple, lightweight and free Windows program that allows you to move and resize windows by dragging them with the Alt key, similar to many X11 window managers.
    6. 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.
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      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.
    7. BetterSnapTool is a utility that mimics Windows 7 Aero snap, allowing you to easily manage your window positions and sizes by either dragging them to one of your screens corners or to the top, left or right side of your screen.
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      HyperDock adds Windows 7 like features and more to Mac OS X.
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