WinSpy++ Alternatives

    WinSpy++ is described as 'Note: WinSpy++ appears to have been superceded by WinSpy. WinSpy++ is a handy programmer's utility which can be used to select and view the properties of any window in the system. WinSpy is based around the' and is an app in the Development category. There are more than 10 alternatives to WinSpy++ for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, BSD and PortableApps.com. The best alternative is Process Explorer, which is free. Other great apps like WinSpy++ are htop (Free, Open Source), AutoIt (Free), Glances (Free, Open Source) and SystemExplorer (Free).

    This page was last updated Aug 5, 2021

    1. Process Explorer shows you information about which handles and DLLs processes have opened or loaded. The display consists of two sub-windows.
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    2. htop is an interactive process viewer for Linux. It is a text-mode application (for console or X terminals) and requires ncurses. htop is an interactive top replacement that runs in the terminal.
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    3. Use a straightforward BASIC-like scripting language to automate your Windows GUI. Simulate key presses, mouse movement, window attributes and much more.
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      AutoIt vs WinSpy++ opinions
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      AutoIt is mainly a sripting/automation language. There is a little tool included in the package, that has a spy functionality!
      Negative comment over 4 years ago

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    4. Glances is a cross-platform monitoring tool which aims to present a large amount of monitoring information through a curses or Web based interface. The information dynamically adapts depending on the size of the user interface.
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    5. System Explorer is an enhanced Taskmanager that provides detailed information about running processes, startup programs, IE add-ons (BHOs), drivers, services network connections, system resources and more.
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    6. Window Detective is a programmer's tool used to "spy" on an application's windows and allows you to view and even modify some of its properties.
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    7. vtop is a graphical command-line tool that uses unicode braille to chart CPU and memory usage. It can be easily extended.
    8. Task Manager DeLuxe (TMX) is based on MiTeC System Information Component Suite and offers powerful features available in standard Windows Task Manager in lightweight portable package with many more enhancements.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      WinSpy is a tool for retrieving details of an open window in the Windows desktop environment. It appears that it has superceded WinSpy++.
      WinSpy vs WinSpy++ opinions
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      AntumDeluge WinSpy++ has been superceded by WinSpy.
      Positive comment almost 3 years ago

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      • Free PersonalProprietary
      • Windows
      WinDowse is an application to analyze the children from a window, result then an efficient and magnific application to analyze the Windows system structure.
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