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We've compiled a list of 14 free and paid alternatives to AveDesk. The primary competitors include Conky, XWidget. In addition to these, users also draw comparisons between AveDesk and KDE Plasma Workspaces, Moss, Bginfo. Also you can look at other similar options here: About.

Free Open Source

Conky displays any kind of information on your desktop

XWidget is a free desktop customization platform.

KDE Plasma Workspaces
Free Open Source

Plasma Workspaces is the umbrella term for all graphical environments provided by KDE.

Free Open Source

Moss is a live wallpaper, an alternative to Conky for Android.

How many times have you walked up to a system in your office and needed to click through several...

Free Open Source

NerdTool is a GeekTool-like application that displays information directly on your desktop.

Free Open Source

gDesklets is an architecture for "desklets", which are tiny applets sitting on your...

Free Open Source

BGINFO for X, also called BGINFO4X, is a clone of the popular program BGINFO for Windows created by...

Free Open Source

myBoard is a Windows port of Mac OS X dashboard.

8GadgetPack makes it possible to use gadgets on Windows 8 / 8.1 / 10.

AveDesk is a program that will give you the possibility to have icons on your desktop which could...

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AveDesk Overview

AveDesk is a program that will give you the possibility to have icons on your desktop which could update themselves. Each icon of Avedesk is in fact a desklet, a little plug-in that can virtually do anything. A desklet can be just a regular shortcut, a mail checker, a calendar, a clock, etc.

It depends on the imagination of the desklets programmer.

Also, the user can set a large amount of properties for each desklet: alpha level, drop shadow, grayscaling, label style, etc.

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