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Divvy Reviews

Divvy is an entirely new way of managing your workspace.

Social recommendations and mentions

We have tracked the following product recommendations or mentions on Reddit and HackerNews. They can help you see what people think about Divvy and what they use it for.
  • What's a good window management app similar to PowerToys?
    I've been using Divvy ( for that for years . - Source: Reddit / 9 days ago
  • Lasso - Window Manager for macOS
    I love Divvy but it hasn't had an update in forever and basically is abandoned. Hopefully I can finally replace it with this :). - Source: Reddit / 2 months ago
  • Divvy / GTile like behavior
    Gnome has an awesome plugin called gTile, and for Windows/Mac there is a very similar plugin known as Divvy Is there anything similar available for AwesomeWM? - Source: Reddit / 5 months ago
  • What purchase has improved your quality of life as a web dev?
    This next one isn't necessarily a purchase - but just knowing how to use your computer well is a big deal. Most programmers/computer users I've worked with are constantly fumbling around and moving windows and closing and opening things over and over and well: they appear very foolish and expensive for no reason. So apps like Alfred and Divvy + shortcuts and just organizing your windows will improve your life/dev... - Source: Reddit / 6 months ago
  • Questions from a Windows User
    Divvy is great. You draw where you want the window. I seem to remember there being presets. - Source: Reddit / 7 months ago
  • Consultants who WFH, what monitor do you use?
    I also use a program called divy for snapping windows to certain areas of the screen so I can easily divide the workspace - Source: Reddit / 7 months ago
  • Manual tiling like Divvy
    I always liked the idea behind Divvy, so I tried to make something similar as a kwin script instead of studying for my exams. - Source: Reddit / 9 months ago
  • Moving a macOS window by clicking anywhere on it
    I like divvy. Create your own grids. Works with a mouse or keyboard. - Source: Hacker News / 11 months ago
  • [macOS] [Magnet] [$9.99-> $3.99] [Window snapping tool]
    Rectangle is great as a snapping tool as mentioned elsewhere in this thread, but also Divvy is great for window management (macOS + Windows). - Source: Reddit / 11 months ago
  • What do you use the "Hyper" and "Meh" keys for?
    I use Hyper for window management with Divvy. - Source: Reddit / about 1 year ago
  • Window management question for MacOS (ultrawide monitor)
    I've been using Divvy for years. Works great. - Source: Reddit / about 1 year ago
  • LG’s new 16:18 monitor
    I really found Divvy for Window Management to be great. A lot of the other window managers seemed really fixed in what they could set where Divvy let you build your own grid and boxes. - Source: Hacker News / about 1 year ago
  • It's true
    I’ve used Divvy for ~7 yrs and always liked being able to resize based on the tile setup they use. Made a global shortcut of Cmd+Shift+D and it does what I need. - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • That's the best Windows 11 description I've seen to date.
    Also Divvy paid, but worth it. More granular control over the grid to place windows. Works excellent with a multi monitor setup. - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • I'm sick of the subpar desktop experience of both Windows and Linux. What's the window management workflow like on MacOS?
    Also Divvy. A bit more polished, maybe a bit less configurable, great middle option for most. - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • The true reason to get a 49”
    Also, for grid tiling, I'm super surprised no one's mentioned Divvy here so far. It's exactly what you're looking for. - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • Hyper and meh
    Utilities which I need to be used in any app - like - Source: Reddit / almost 2 years ago
  • ultra wide screen monitor software
    I use Mizage - Divvy it works perfectly.It supports Shortcuts and has a free version with a 10 second annoy popup. Doesn't cost much, though and was definitly worth the money for me. - Source: Reddit / almost 2 years ago
  • New to Mac. Software/Usability suggestions for DevOps work?
    - Some Window Manager. I am using Divvy, but there are many alternatives. - Source: Reddit / almost 2 years ago

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