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W10Privacy Alternatives

W10Privacy is described as 'The by default highly questionable set options concerning privacy and data protection in Windows 10 brought me to the idea for the development of this little program' and is an app in the os & utilities category. There are more than 10 alternatives to W10Privacy for Windows, Linux and Mac. The best alternative is ShutUp10++, which is free. Other great apps like W10Privacy are WPD, Privatezilla, WindowsSpyBlocker and DisableWinTracking.

W10Privacy alternatives are mainly Privacy Tools but may also be System Tweakers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of W10Privacy.
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  • FreeProprietary
  • Windows

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  1. ShutUp10++ icon

    ShutUp10++

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    O&O ShutUp10++ means you have full control over which comfort functions under Windows 10 and Windows 11 you wish to use, and you decide when the passing on of your data goes too far.

    ⚫︎ PortableShutUp10++ can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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  2. WPD icon

    WPD

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    The real privacy dashboard for Windows.

    ⚫︎ Privacy focusedWPD is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
    ⚫︎ PortableWPD can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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  3. Privatezilla icon

    Privatezilla

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    Privatezilla integrates the most critical Windows 10 privacy settings and allows you to quickly perform a privacy check against these settings. Active settings are marked with the status "Configured" and indicates that your privacy is protected.

    ⚫︎ PortablePrivatezilla can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    ⚫︎ Privacy focusedPrivatezilla is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
    ⚫︎ Block TrackersPrivatezilla has a feature to block trackers from tracking you.
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  4. WindowsSpyBlocker icon

    WindowsSpyBlocker

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    WindowsSpyBlocker is an application written in Go and delivered as a single executable to block spying and tracking on Windows systems.

    ⚫︎ PortableWindowsSpyBlocker can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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  5. DisableWinTracking icon

    DisableWinTracking

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    A tool to use some of the known methods of disabling tracking in Windows 10. (Telemetry, DiagTrack Log, Services, hosts-file, IP blocking, Windows Defender / WifiSense, OneDrive).

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    Discontinued

    Last release was in April 2017 and the GitHub repository has been archived.

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  6. privacy.sexy

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Mac
    • Linux

    Open-source tool to enforce privacy & security best-practices on Windows and macOS, because privacy is sexy 

    ⚫︎ Block Trackersprivacy.sexy has a feature to block trackers from tracking you.
    ⚫︎ Privacy focusedprivacy.sexy is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
    ⚫︎ No Trackingprivacy.sexy will not track or use your personal data.
    ⚫︎ No Logsprivacy.sexy doesn't keep any logs of your activities.
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  7. Private WinTen icon

    Private WinTen

    • Free PersonalOpen Source
    • Windows

    Private WinTen is an advanced Privacy tool for windows it provides a simple and comprehensive UI for tweaking privacy settings, as well as options to block system access to files and registry keys in order to enforce privacy whenever Windows does not provide a satisfying setting...

    ⚫︎ PortablePrivate WinTen can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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  8. Spybot Anti-Beacon icon

    Spybot Anti-Beacon

    • Windows

    Spybot Anti-Beacon is a standalone tool which was designed to block and stop the various tracking (telemetry) issues present in Windows 10. Also blocks similar tracking functionality in Windows 7, Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 operating systems.

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    Full Protection on Windows 10
  9. Destroy Windows Spying icon

    Destroy Windows Spying

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    Even though Windows 10 did bring many of the features users expected of it, such as a Start Menu and revamped icons, it also came with several issues and a very important one is related to its tracking behavior.

    ⚫︎ PortableDestroy Windows Spying can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    Warning

    The original developer has flagged version by newer developers as dangerous: https://twitter.com/nummerok/status/1007868805840850945

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  10. SharpApp icon

    SharpApp

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    SharpApp is a free and portable tool building upon a PowerShell engine and community powered script files for disabling telemetry functions in Windows 10, uninstalling preinstalled apps, installing software packages and automating Windows tasks.

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