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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- - Dexpot is the most popular Windows alternative to TotalSpaces.
- - Dexpot is the most popular free alternative to TotalSpaces.
Dead app. 3 years since the last update. Not compatible with current version of Windows. See changelog: http://www.dexpot.de/?id=changelog
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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- - VirtuaWin is the most popular Open Source alternative to TotalSpaces.
- PortableVirtuaWin can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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This is for windows, not mac0
App Fleet is a workspace management tool written entirely for the Linux Desktops, designed and finely tested on GNOME. It offers creation of workspace configurations that can later be launched using a startup workspace launcher.
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- - App Fleet is the most popular Linux alternative to TotalSpaces.
Mission Control, formerly Exposé, is a feature of the OS X operating system.
- - Mission Control is the most popular Mac alternative to TotalSpaces.
- - Mission Control is the most popular commercial alternative to TotalSpaces.
Comments about Mission Control as a Alternative to TotalSpacesThis alternative is disputed. Mission Control is still a legitimate TotalSpaces alternative, but it might have issues that some users think are important.Guest
because it sucks?? it just boils a 2D-grid of spaces down to 1 long row which is a total mess if you are working with more than 3 or 4 spaces...4Guest
I wish mission control had the granularity of controls like TotalSpaces0Guest
its miserable if you use more than 4 spaces2Guest
Standard Apple "embrace and reduce". It reproduces the core function of TotalSpaces and all the space managers that came before, but with a reduced feature set. No grid, less control of transitions and key bindings.0
WindowsPager is a desktop-switcher/pager for Windows to manage virtual workspaces/desktops. It will integrate smoothly into the desktop panel.WindowsPager has no features, suggest some!Discontinued
Hasn't been updated since 2011, see changelog:http://windowspager.sourceforge.net/changelog.html
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.Sysinternals Desktops has no features, suggest some!Discontinued
last version released: 2012
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.Suggest and vote on features
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. This virtual desktop program takes advantage of this new API and uses some tricks of its own to provide a powerful...Vista and XP Virtual Desktops has no features, suggest some!
KWin is a window manager for the X Window System, and is in the process of becoming a Wayland compositor. It is an integral part, and the default window manager of the Plasma Workspaces, but it can also be used on its own or with other desktop environments.Suggest and vote on features
Adds eye-candy effects to windows (and start menu) like deformations (e.g: jelly windows - that makes moved window wiggle like being made from jelly; or fold - which hides windows by folding up horizontally, and unfolds when showing), physics (e.g.Suggest and vote on features
Nimi Visuals FeaturesDiscontinued
It says that it has automatically stopped production.
Sawfish is an extensible window manager using a Lisp-based scripting language. Its policy is very minimal compared to most window managers. Its aim is simply to manage windows in the most flexible and attractive manner possible.Suggest and vote on features
- Support for scriptingSawfish supports scripts and macros to automate or customize tasks.