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Good Quality Apps For Windows to Make Your Computers Seem Modern (Sequel)

kimlimjustin profile image Justin Maximillian Kimlim ・2 min read

Are you bored with the layout of windows apps? Try to make your computer modern with these open-source applications!

Before going through, this post is a continuance from the previous post I made, you can read it here:

1. Notepads
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Notepads (Notepad Sets) is a modern, lightweight text editor with a minimalist design. Notepads has the following features:

  • Fluent design with a built-in tab system.
  • Blazingly fast and lightweight.
  • Launch from the command line or PowerShell by typing: notepads or notepads %FilePath%.
  • Multi-line handwriting support.
  • Built-in Markdown live preview.
  • Built-in diff viewer (preview your changes).
  • Session snapshot and multi-instances.

Documentation site: https://www.notepadsapp.com/
GitHub link: https://github.com/JasonStein/Notepads
Get it from Microsoft Store: https://www.microsoft.com/en-id/p/notepads-app/9nhl4nsc67wm?rtc=1

2. Fluent Terminal
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The fluent terminal is a terminal emulator based on UWP and web technologies with a good design. Fluent terminal has some features such as multiple tabs and windows, import and export themes, and others. You can find out the whole features here.

GitHub link: https://github.com/felixse/FluentTerminal
Get it from Microsoft Store: https://www.microsoft.com/store/apps/9p2krlmfxf9t?cid=storebadge&ocid=badge

3. ImageGlass

ImageGlass

ImageGlass is a lightweight software application that targetting to help you view images in a clean and intuitive working environment.

Documentation site: https://imageglass.org/
GitHub link: https://github.com/d2phap/ImageGlass
Download it here: https://imageglass.org/release/imageglass-8-0-12-8-kobe-30#downloads

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Lucifer Chase

Files is another great looking app to replace the win explorer. A bit slow sometimes on older devices.

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