True Launch Bar Alternatives

    The most popular alternative is Docky, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked 43 alternatives to True Launch Bar so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting True Launch Bar alternatives are Winstep Nexus (Freemium), Cairo-Dock (Free, Open Source), RecentX (Paid) and ObjectDock (Paid).

    The list of alternatives was last updated on Oct 11, 2019

    • Radian is a simple radial application launcher. The interface is triggered by a continuous right-click and is divided into four slices. Each slice can be configured differently.
      • Windows
    • A simple dock for Windows which features extensive theming capabilities and blurry reflections. The dock is fully compatible with Windows Vista/7/8/8.1.

      Discontinued

      See notice at https://github.com/ldom66/clever-dock

      • Free • Open Source
      • Windows


    • BMPanel (bitmap panel) is a lightweight, NETWM compliant panel for X11 Window System, which contains a desktop switcher, taskbar, system tray and clock.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Linux
      • BSD
    • BarLaunch is a program launcher which starts up the program. It is a convenient tool to start the program quickly. BarLaunch has a lot of customizing.

      Discontinued

      No longer updated. Last version, V8.10, was released on October 2003, but it can be still downloaded from the official website.

      • Windows
    • [Last update was released on 05 Oct 2007, but you can download it from Softpedia.com on...

      Discontinued

      Last update was released on 05 Oct 2007, but you can download it from Softpedia.com

      • Free
      • Windows
    • TurboLaunch is a fully configurable tool-bar style application that can be set up to run many programs and perform certain pre-programmed actions.
    • Krento is a modern application manager and widget engine for Microsoft Windows. Krento can save your desktop space and assist you in boosting your productivity.

      Discontinued

      The project is no longer developed. Last version, 3.2.135.9, can be still downloaded from the official website.

      • Free • Open Source
      • Windows
    • A free and improved clone of the Microsoft Office Shortcut Bar.
    • Jump Folder is a Windows 7 tool designed to mimic some aspects of the Windows XP Start Menu.
      • Free
      • Windows
    • macOS Transformation Pack will give you all new macOS user experience such as theme, wallpapers, system resources, and new OS X features combined altogether in single package working on Windows platform.