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WindowSpace 2.0 (32-bit version)

At a Glance
  • Generic Company Place Holder WindowSpace 2.0 (32-bit version)

WindowSpace hands you more control over moving and manipulating your windows in a manner reminiscent of many Linux window managers. You can maximize a window vertically or horizontally with a hotkey, minimize it to the system tray or have it 'snap' to the edges of other windows or the screen for smooth positioning.

You'll also be able to use the keyboard for previous mouse-only actions such as moving or resizing a window, by holding down one or more keys (such as the Windows + Alt keys) and using the arrow keys. WindowSpace includes a number of pre-defined hotkeys for its custom options, but you can change them to suit your preferences. The same goes for options listed when you right-click a window's title bar and look under the WindowSpace item.

The latest 2.0 version of WindowSpace adds new window-management options, such as "rolling up" a window to hide everything but its title bar, or stretching a window to the top and bottom of your screen. The new version also adds a number of new hotkey choices.

If you typically juggle many open windows, WindowSpace could make managing them more efficient. On my test system, the lightweight utility used about 4MB of memory.

Note: This software comes in 32-bit and 64-bit versions. This is the 32-bit version. If your 64-bit PC is running 64-bit XP or 64-bit Vista, please download the 64-bit version instead.

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At a Glance
  • Generic Company Place Holder WindowSpace 2.0 (32-bit version)

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