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VirtualScreenMaximizer Alternatives

VirtualScreenMaximizer is described as 'Small utility that maximizes user's windows over the entire virtual screen area (that is, all monitors). It registers configurable hotkeys and runs in the traybar' and is a Window Manager in the os & utilities category. There are more than 25 alternatives to VirtualScreenMaximizer for Windows, PortableApps.com and Windows Explorer. The best alternative is Dexpot. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try altdrag or Sizer. Other great apps like VirtualScreenMaximizer are RBTray, Taekwindow, KDE Mover-Sizer and GridMove.

VirtualScreenMaximizer alternatives are mainly Window Managers but may also be System Cleaners or System Tweakers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of VirtualScreenMaximizer.
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  • FreeProprietary
  • Windows

Small utility that maximizes user's windows over the entire virtual screen area (that is, all monitors). It registers...

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  1. Dexpot icon

    Dexpot

    • Free PersonalProprietary
    • Windows

    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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    Discontinued

    Dead app. 3 years since the last update. Not compatible with current version of Windows. See changelog: http://www.dexpot.de/?id=changelog

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  2. altdrag icon

    altdrag

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    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.

    ⚫︎ Portablealtdrag can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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  3. Sizer icon

    Sizer

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    Sizer is a freeware utility that allows you to resize any window to an exact, predefined size. This is extremely useful when designing web pages, as it allows you to see how the page will look when viewed at a smaller size.

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  4. RBTray icon

    RBTray

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • PortableApps.com

    Allows almost any program to be minimized to the system tray by right clicking its minimize button.

    ⚫︎ PortableRBTray can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    Discontinued

    Last update is from 2015 but the project has been forked: https://github.com/benbuck/rbtray

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  5. Taekwindow icon

    Taekwindow

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    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.

    ⚫︎ PortableTaekwindow can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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  6. KDE Mover-Sizer icon

    KDE Mover-Sizer

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    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.

    ⚫︎ LightweightKDE Mover-Sizer consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
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  7. GridMove icon

    GridMove

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    GridMove - A window management tool that can quickly arrange your windows into desktop grids.

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  8. WinSize2 icon

    WinSize2

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    WinSize2 can move windows automatically to a predefined place and / or resize the width and/or height to a predefined size.

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    Discontinued

    No updates since "V 2.38.04 (2011-06-10)". See http://winsize2.sourceforge.net/en/

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    DM2

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • PortableApps.com

    DM2 provides several Windows enhancements that may help in every-day work. One of the nicest and most popular features of DM2 is minimizing windows to floating icons® (unique feature!) freeing both task bar and tray bar space.

    ⚫︎ PortableDM2 can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    Discontinued

    Last version is from 2007

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  10. AutoSizer icon

    AutoSizer

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    AutoSizer automatically resizes programs for you, keeping them at a specific size or keeping them maximized. One popular use is to keep Internet Explorer maximized when you go on the web.

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    Discontinued

    Last updated: "AutoSizer 1.71 (December 3rd, 2008)". See release date: http://www.softpedia.com/hubs/Window-Maximizer/

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