xfdashboard Alternatives

    xfdashboard is described as 'provides a GNOME shell dashboard like interface for use with the Xfce desktop'. There are six alternatives to xfdashboard for a variety of platforms, including Linux, BSD, Windows, Ubuntu and Deepin. The best alternative is GNOME, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like xfdashboard are Compiz (Free, Open Source), Window Maker (Free, Open Source), GNUstep (Free, Open Source) and DDE (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Apr 23, 2021

    1. GNOME 3 has been designed from the ground up to help you have the best possible computing experience. Learn about what it has to offer. Simple and easy to use
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      • 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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    2. Window Maker has a reputation for being fast, efficient and highly stable. Window Maker has been characterized as reproducing "the elegant look and feel of the NeXTstep GUI" and is noted as "easy to configure and easy to use.
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    3. GNUstep's core framework provides open source version of the Cocoa's (formerly known as OpenStep from NeXT) APIs and tools for as many platforms as possible.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      • Ubuntu
      • Deepin
      DDE (Deepin Desktop Environment) is a Desktop Environment (DE) written in Qt for Deepin.


    4. The Application Finder is a program to find and launch installed applications on your system, and quickly execute commands.
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