Download Task Manager - Best Software & Apps

  • Task Manager DeLuxe

    1.2.0.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Task manager for power users

    7
    56 votes
    • PROS:Powerful features, Tons of information for troubleshooting, No installation required
    • CONS:Interface doesn't have Aero transparency
  • RunAsDate

    1.10

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Task manager to run programs when you want them to

    6
    29 votes
    • PROS:Allows different programs to be run simultaneously at different times, Works via the GUI or command line, Doesn't require installation
    • CONS:Doesn't work with all applications
  • System Explorer

    4.1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Symbian

    Full featured task manager

    7
    18 votes
    • PROS:Complete system analysis, Includes links to obtain more information, Extra tools to manage startup items and browser add-ons
    • CONS:None worth mentioning
  • ToDoList

    6.5.10

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Palm OS

    Improve your productivity with this handy task manager

    7
    32 votes
    • PROS:Handy tree-like structure, You can choose between standard or portable installation, Highly detailed entry for each task, Variety of exporting/importing options
    • CONS:No support for recurring tasks
  • ASTRO File Manager with Cloud

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    Manage files and perform backups on your Android device

    6
    101 votes
    • PROS:Very easy to navigate files, Task and process manager, Perform application backups, Handles ZIP and TAR files
    • CONS:No support for RAR file format
  • Todoist: To-Do List and Task Manager

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    The minimalist task manager comes to Windows

    -
    No votes yet
    • PROS:Very simple to use, Easy to sign up, Great date recognition, Online, mobile apps also available
    • CONS:Not much support, Many features not very obvious, No notifications with basic version
  • Kill Process

    1.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Neat alternative to Windows Task Manager

    6
    6 votes
    • PROS:Shows running processes instantly, Shows which processes relate to which programs
    • CONS:Doesn't offer anything significantly better than Windows Task Manager
  • AntiFreeze

    1.01

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Alternative task manager to unfreeze your computer

    6
    4 votes
    • Osmo

      0.2.8

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Handy, lightweight personal information manager

      6
      10 votes
      • PROS:Simple and easy to use, Complete calendar tool, Supports task alarm and recurring alarms, Complete contacts list
      • CONS:Old interface design
    • Todoist

      for Mac

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Mac
      Web Apps

      The minimalist task manager comes to Mac

      7
      11 votes
      • PROS:Very simple to use, Easy to sign up, Great date recognition, Online, mobile apps also available
      • CONS:Not much support, Many features not very obvious, No notifications with basic version
    • Security Task Manager

      2.1.6

      License
      try Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Security Task Manager analyzes all the processes of your computer

      7
      20 votes
      • System Explorer Portable

        4.1.0

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        A powerful task manager in your pocket

        8
        9 votes
        • PROS:Can be run from a USB key, Complete system analysis, Includes links to obtain more information, Extra tools to manage startup items and browser add-ons
        • CONS:None worth mentioning
      • QuickData Fix for Task Manager

        1

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Fix Task Manager Disabled by Administrator

        10
        4 votes
        • DBCTaskman

          (32 bits)

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Use the Windows 8 Task Manager in Windows 7

          8
          7 votes
          • PROS:Ports the Windows 8 Task Manager into Windows 7
          • CONS:Still a work-in-progress
        • TickTick - Todo & Task List

          Chrome extension 1.1.1.1

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows
          Android
          Web Apps
          Mac

          User-Friendly Daily Task Manager for your browser

          -
          No votes yet
          • PROS:The basic version is free to download, TickTick is very easy to use and will require little experience
          • CONS:Advanced features can only be accessed with the professional version, This system is available for desktops as add-on
        • ProcX

          1.000

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Excellent task manager to check system active processes

          7
          6 votes
          • PROS:Shows apps that active processes belong to, Shows related DLL files, Can replace Windows Task Manager straight away, Links to Google for more info,
          • CONS:No explanations about the differences between the 3 ways to kill processes
        • Astrid Tasks

          4.6.3

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Android

          Cute, compact task manager

          9
          10 votes
          • PROS:Very easy to use, Syncs with Google Tasks, Producteev, Good search and filter, Backup tasks
          • CONS:None so far
        • MKN TaskExplorer

          5.0

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Alternative task manager with monitoring tools

          6
          23 votes
          • PROS:Optional replacement for the Task Manager, Real-time graphics, Monitors system performance and memory, Extended information about each process
          • CONS:May be too technical, Basic documentation
        • Dynamo

          2.0

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Pocket PC

          Task manager with animated images for each program

          5
          2 votes
          • DBCTaskman

            (64 bits)

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows

            Use the Windows 8 Task Manager in Windows 7

            -
            No votes yet
            • PROS:Ports the Windows 8 Task Manager into Windows 7
            • CONS:Still a work-in-progress
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