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WinGuake Alternatives

WinGuake is described as 'A Windows-oriented version of the popular Guake Terminal for Linux' and is a terminal emulator in the os & utilities category. There are three alternatives to WinGuake for Windows, BSD, Linux and mintty. The best alternative is Guake terminal, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like WinGuake are mintty-quake-console and Windows Quake Style Console.

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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Windows

A Windows-oriented version of the popular Guake Terminal for Linux.

Learn more about WinGuake

  1. Guake is a top-down terminal for Gnome (in the style of Yakuake for KDE, Tilda or the terminal used in Quake). Guake is already package by a number of distribution (among them are Fedora, Debian, Ubuntu or ArchLinux).

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  2. mintty-quake-console icon

    mintty-quake-console

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • mintty

    An AutoHotkey script that enables a quake-style terminal-on-a-hotkey for mintty.

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  3. Windows Quake Style Console icon

    Windows Quake Style Console

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    Windows Quake style console wrapper (cmd wrapper), that shows at Win+~ key and allow to run inside it different programs, e.g. FAR Manager.

    Discontinued

    The project is no longer supported. Last update was made on August 19th, 2013.

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