Umwelt Alternatives

    Umwelt is described as 'Allows to lock/unlock your Windows PC from your Android smartwatch or phone with Bluetooth proximity or the fingerprint reader. Also warns you if someone is stealing the laptop. The Mac version has less functionality but works with any BtLe device'. There are four alternatives to Umwelt for Mac, Windows and Linux. The best alternative is Bluetooth-Unlock, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Umwelt are Guardian Angel (Paid), Handylock (Free, Open Source) and BtProx (Free Personal).

    The list of alternatives was last updated May 14, 2018

    Platforms

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Features

    • Login

    License

    • Free
    • Open Source
    • Paid
    All Filters

    • Bluetooth-unlock is a python script that checks for your device periodically to check if you are there and if no connection is found, then your Linux Based Computer locks, then... View 4 alternatives to Bluetooth-Unlock
      No screenshots yet
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
    • Guardian Angel watches over your Mac, locking it whenever you leave, and automatically unlocking it when you return. View 8 alternatives to Guardian Angel
      • Mac


    • handyLock is an application that locks your Mac screen when you move away from it. This way your Mac is safe and secured from unauthorized access. View 8 alternatives to Handylock

      Discontinued

      The program is no longer developed. Last version, 1.2.10, released in June 2016, can be still downloaded from the official website.

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
    • Lock Windows workstation upon disconnection of bluetooth device. The program is able to run user specified commands on device connection and … View 4 alternatives to BtProx
      • Free PersonalProprietary
      • Windows
    Showing 4 of 4 alternatives