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Timer Applet Alternatives

Timer Applet is described as 'countdown timer applet for the GNOME panel' and is an app. There are more than 10 alternatives to Timer Applet for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, iPhone, Android and Linux. The best alternative is Hourglass, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Timer Applet are wnr, SnapTimer, XNote Stopwatch and TimeLeft.

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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Linux

Timer Applet is a countdown timer applet for the GNOME panel.

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  1. Hourglass icon

    Hourglass

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    Hourglass is the most advanced simple countdown timer for Windows. Just enter a time in just about any format, and hit Enter.

    ⚫︎ Dark ModeHourglass supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    ⚫︎ CustomizableHourglass is easy to customize with themes or similar features.
    ⚫︎ Command line interfaceHourglass either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
    ⚫︎ LightweightHourglass consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    ⚫︎ PortableHourglass can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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  2. wnr icon

    wnr

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows

    Effective time-management, better than pomodoros Work and rest, with wnr now.

    ⚫︎ Pomodoro TimerPractice the Pomodoro Technique in wnr to stay focused and productive.
    ⚫︎ Dark Modewnr supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
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  3. SnapTimer icon

    SnapTimer

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • PortableApps.com

    All the timers I tested were too complex for my taste. I decided to write one that was dead simple, so you could run it, type in a time and hit enter. The aim of SnapTimer is to get out of the way and help you be productive.

    ⚫︎ LightweightSnapTimer consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    ⚫︎ PortableSnapTimer can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    ⚫︎ CustomizableSnapTimer is easy to customize with themes or similar features.
    ⚫︎ Pomodoro TimerPractice the Pomodoro Technique in SnapTimer to stay focused and productive.
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  4. XNote Stopwatch icon

    XNote Stopwatch

    • Windows

    XNote Stopwatch is a versatile and flexible multifunctional digital stopwatch / countdown timer / clock software for PC. Helpful for timekeepers at sport competitions, time tracking of work, or even as a metronome.

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  5. TimeLeft icon

    TimeLeft

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows

    TimeLeft is a versatile desktop utility - it can be used as a countdown clock, reminder, clock, alarm clock, tray clock, stopwatch, timer, sticker, auction watch, work days/hours countdown clock and time synchronization utility. TimeLeft uses Winamp skins to show digits and text.

    ⚫︎ CustomizableTimeLeft is easy to customize with themes or similar features.
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  6. No Frills Timer icon

    No Frills Timer

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    No Frills Timer keeps track of the amount of time you spend connected to the Internet. It is designed to be small, fast, and reasonably easy to use.

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  7. Stopwatch icon

    Stopwatch

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • Java

    A Java countdown timer and stopwatch. Features a fullscreen and a resizable window mode. All actions are available on the popup menu or as keyboard shortcuts.

    Supports sound clip types of AIFF, AU, WAV and MIDI (uses the Java Sound engine).

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    This shows Stopwatch in window mode, the popup menu and the preferences dialog.
  8. Timer and Stopwatch icon

    Timer and Stopwatch

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Android
    • Android Tablet

    Timer and stopwatch may be needed in an unexpected moment, but with this application you will never be alone with the problem.

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    Cuppa

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac

    Cuppa is a small application for Mac OS X to time your cup of tea as it steeps. Tired of leaving your tea too long, to become bitter and cold, or drinking it too soon and not appreciating its full potential? Then this utility is for you!

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    Main interface (Dock menu)
  10. Tic Toc Timers icon

    Tic Toc Timers

    • FreeProprietary
    • iPhone

    Imagine a world where people call back in a timely fashion. Your hot dates are never late for dinner. You never miss your next intergalactic flight. You never late for work because you never oversleep.

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