Top 15 ModernMix Alternative and Similar Softwares | Mar 2017

Run Modern (Metro) apps in a window on your desktop with ModernMix

- Run modern applications in resizable windows on your desktop
- Easily switch between windowed, maximized, and fullscreen
- Quickly close running moderns apps with the new 'x' overlay
- Pin modern applications to the desktop taskbar

1. ModernStart

ModernStart is a free software that enables you open the Start screen and also Windows 8 apps in desktop mode. Users need to use Ctrl + Shift + K hotkey to run an app in desktop mode and then Ctrl + Shift + R hotkey to restore the full-screen.Before you......

2. XWidget

XWidget is a free desktop customization platform. It’s light, handy with powerful visual widget editor and very subtle animations. The Android page is found here: http://android.xwidget.com/......

3. TotalSpaces

TotalSpaces provides a grid of spaces on OSX LionAn easy to use 2D grid of desktops, inspired by the implementation OS X Snow Leopard. Navigate using the cursor keys, choose your transitions, and quickly access a birds eye view of your grid of spaces where you can manage your application......

4. Folderview Screenlet

Folderview Screenlet is a Linux alternative to Fences (which is for Windows).You can create fences on your desktop just like the original Fences software. You can also change the size and move your icons all over the desktop or hide everything on the desktop with a double click.......

5. VBGadgets

Some nice gadgets for your Windows desktop......

6. FCorp My Desktop

Customize your PC Logon Screen, Auto change your Wallpaper and capture your desktop screenshot.......

7. WinBubble

WinBubbles is an easy-to-use FREE tweaking and customization utility that focuses on enhancing your Windows 7 and Vista Experience. Even If your not a dedicated or just starting to learn to customize your computer, WinBubble will make every tweaking much easier.The lightweight version WinbubblesLite is a portable app and can......

8. Types

“Types” is a free and lightweight utility for Windows that allows you to edit program associations, icons, context menus and other properties of various file types displayed in Explorer.The software licensed under the GNU General Public License version 2. source code avaliable by link: http://ystr.github.io/apps/types/Types.7z......

9. Video-Desk

DreamScene alternative with radio & MP3 visualization support.......

10. DesktopCoral

DesktopCoral is an unusual program designed to "reserve" some portion of your desktop which is shielded from maximized applications..Essentially, it acts like an invisible resizeable docking bar, which can be docked to any side of your desktop. This invisible dock acts as a barrier to maximized applications and essentially shields......

11. VeBest Icon Groups

VeBest Icon Groups is a powerful, but easy to use and rich in animation utility. VeBest Icon Groups is a software, intended for just creative and occupied people who extremely value every spare minute and who don't want to search for the icon to launch the desired software or open......

12. Crebs

Create Background Slideshow (CreBS) is a Python/GTK application used to create and set desktop background slideshows for GNOME, and by extension the Linux distributions that use it, such as Fedora and Ubuntu. The image set defined is stored along with your ordinary wallpapers so it can be reselected in the......

13. DeskSpace

DeskSpace is a 3D desktop visualisation tool, allowing you to seamlessly switch between 9 desktops. DeskSpace gives you more space for your windows and icons. You can eliminate desktop clutter by arranging your windows and icons across up to six desktops, all easily reachable by navigating a desktop cube.It gives......

14. 360desktop

360desktop is free software that extends Windows as a 360 degree workspace, plus an online environment for creating interative 360 degree wallpaper, with a gallery and a widget platform, for sharing your favorite 360's with everybody.Features: extends the Windows desktop as a 360 degree workspace, online platform for creating interactive......

15. Elokab

Elokab Desktop Environment is an open-source independent desktop environment for Linux which uses QT libraries like KDE .......