Top 15 ModernMix Alternative and Similar Softwares | Aug 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 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. Launchpad Manager

Launchpad Manager Delete, Rearrange, Group or Ungroup any of your Launchpad Icons, or simply put them into alphabetical order!......

3. DreamRender

DreamRender DreamRender replaces your desktop wallpaper and icons with stunning animations. You can choose from 1000's of different effects ranging from slow and peaceful through to manic, most effects can also react to your currently playing music. If you think some effects are missing then easily make up new ones using......

4. DreamScene

DreamScene Have you ever wished that you could make your desktop background something more exciting than just a regular picture? Would you like to use a video, even a slide show of your favorite pictures, as your desktop background? If so, then you're in luck. Windows DreamScene can make this happen.......

5. Types

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......

6. Elokab

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

7. DeskScapes

DeskScapes Bring your wallpaper to life with DeskScapes™!DeskScapes is a program that allows users to have animated wallpaper on their Windows 7, Vista or XP desktop. It supports playing video as animated wallpaper, dynamically generated content as animated wallpaper, and more. Users also have the ability to change specific colors in......

8. Nerdtool

Nerdtool Nerdtool allows you to display many things directly on top of your desktop; weather reports, headline news, and system vitals are just a few uses.Nerdtool is capable of displaying shell outputs with ANSI escaped formatting, but can also manipulate the final output's colors, size, and font. If more intricacy is......

9. VeBest Icon Groups

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......

10. DisplayFusion

DisplayFusion DisplayFusion will make your dual monitor (or triple monitor or more) experience smooth and painless. With DisplayFusion you can add a taskbar to every monitor that works and looks just like the Windows Taskbar. Or take advantage of advanced multi-monitor wallpaper support, Flickr integration for image searching and fully customizable......

11. FCorp My Desktop

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

12. XWidget

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/......

13. VBGadgets

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

14. PaperPlane Smart Launch

PaperPlane Smart Launch PaperPlane Smart Launch is a free launcher program aka. shortcut manager which enables you to launch your desktop like an iPad. If you are familiar with Mac OS Launchpad, you could say that it's a better Launchpad just for your Windows. It enables you to quickly access your most used......

15. ObjectDock

ObjectDock ObjectDock is a program that enables users to organize their shortcuts, programs and running tasks into an attractive and fun animated Dock. By allowing users to have more control over how they organize their desktop, users can take control of their desktop icons and shortcuts to have them be available......