Witch Alternatives

    Witch is described as 'lets you access all of your windows by pressing a shortcut and choosing from a clearly arranged list of window titles'. There are more than 10 alternatives to Witch for Mac, Windows and Linux. The best alternative is Compiz, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Witch are Contexts (Paid), VistaSwitcher (Free), Mission Control (Paid) and Hyperswitch (Free).

    This page was last updated Jun 30, 2021

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      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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      • Mac
      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. VistaSwitcher is an elegant and powerful task management utility for Windows OS.

      Discontinued

      The program is no longer updated.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

    2. Mission Control, formerly Exposé, is a feature of the OS X operating system.
      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      HyperSwitch provides a compelling alternative to HyperDock for keyboard junkies. What's New Version 0.2.365-dev: Fix an issue that could delay activations after long idle periods.


    3. 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.
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    4. ActiveDock - Alternative Dock for macOS, Apple Dock replacement Customizable Dock for macOS, Application Launcher,Window Manager/Window Switcher, Star Menu for Mac… Problem: Apple Dock is the command center for your Mac.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      Fast and simple app switcher for Mac.
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    5. Launch apps by holding down spacebar while pressing a key.
    6. Unleash the power of your keyboard by letting you bind ANY action to a shortcut. It's open-source and fully extendable. You can code you own actions or use one from the community !.
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