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    WindowSwitcher for macOS Alternatives

    WindowSwitcher for macOS is described as 'When Mac several applications are running, with many windows open, it is difficult to manage the chaos and to work productively. Manually switching between windows and placing them on the screen wastes a lot of time' and is a Window Manager in the OS & Utilities category. There are more than 10 alternatives to WindowSwitcher for macOS for Mac, Windows and Linux. The best alternative is Compiz, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like WindowSwitcher for macOS are Contexts (Paid), Witch (Paid), Hyperswitch (Free) and VistaSwitcher (Free).

    This page was last updated Apr 27, 2020
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    When Mac several applications are running, with many windows open, it is difficult to manage the chaos and to work...
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      Compiz is a compositing manager adding fancy effects to your windows, from drop shadows to awesome desktop effects like the Desktop Cube or the Expo view.
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      Switch between application windows effortlessly – with a click, a quick gesture, keyboard shortcuts or search; no matter how many of them you have open; even on multiple spaces & multiple displays.
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    1. Witch lets you access all of your windows by pressing a shortcut and choosing from a clearly arranged list of window titles.
      • FreeProprietary
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      HyperSwitch provides a compelling alternative to HyperDock for keyboard junkies.
    2. VistaSwitcher is an elegant and powerful task management utility for Windows OS.

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      The program is no longer updated. Last version, 1.1.5, released in May 2012, can be still downloaded from the official website.



    3. Mission Control, formerly Exposé, is a feature of the OS X operating system.
    4. Command-Tab Plus Is a Powerful and Customizable macOS App’s and Windows SwitcherCommand-Tab Plus is designed to help you switch between apps and windows in a faster and more convenient way. A great alternative for Mac App’s switcher.
    5. Application Launcher, improved Dock for macOS, alternative to Apple Dock, uBar, HyperDock.
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      Fast and simple app switcher for Mac.
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      Launch apps by holding down spacebar while pressing a key.
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