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Alfred for Mac

Quick launcher for apps and more.

Free
In English
4.6
Based on 219 user rates

Alfred overview

Alfred is an award-winning productivity application for OS X. Alfred saves you time when you search for files online or on your Mac. Be more productive with hotkeys, keywords, and file actions at your fingertips.

Loads of app-launching, file-searching goodness - free for you to download and use with no strings attached. Alfred is the ultimate productivity tool for your Mac. Get it and see for yourself.

What’s new in version 5.5

General Improvements
  • Add "View in Alfred" as new default result modifier action in Advanced prefs, uses new rich views
  • Overhaul the top level window / view framework to allow for the dynamic heights and widths of the new Workflow UI Components. Rewrite Alfred window location and sizing logic to better constrain to display height
  • New custom Markdown renderer for Workflow "About" and Change Log
  • Prevent text from slightly overflowing selection on right side of Alfred Window input fields in macOS 15+

Full list of changes available here

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Alfred for Mac

Free
In English
Version 5.5
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What customer like

Customization
User Experience
Social media integration

What needs improvements

Privacy

Alfred qualities

Value
5.0
Ease of use
4.0
Features
5.0
Reliability
4.0
Customer support
5.0

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4.6

(154 Reviews of Alfred)

  • Comments

  • User Ratings

Nicksloan
Nicksloan
Aug 18 2023
5.1.2
0.0
Aug 18 2023
0.0
Version: 5.1.2
I cannot speak too highly of Alfred. I was a contented LaunchBar user for years until it had an issue with the Setapp version of Path Finder which Obdev didn't seem interested in fixing, so I switched to Alfred and a world of opportunity opened up. The downside is that it has cost me several days of tweaking but the upside is that it has revolutionised the way I search and navigate my Mac. Sure I could have improved my use of LB too, but the fact that Alfred has plentiful guidance and an active forum makes all the difference. It also gives the user far more customisation options, and has so far been rock solid. It's one of those apps where you think "I wish it could do that"…then find it can.
PhilipE5836
PhilipE5836
Aug 9 2023
5.1.2
0.0
Aug 9 2023
0.0
Version: 5.1.2
Quicksilver is the best.
GianMarco.Tavazzani
GianMarco.Tavazzani
Jul 30 2022
5.0.1
0.0
Jul 30 2022
0.0
Version: 5.0.1
I must say, I do appreciate the never stopped intensity of the effort to update under any aspect this great gem!
GianMarco.Tavazzani
GianMarco.Tavazzani
Jul 27 2022
5.0
0.0
Jul 27 2022
0.0
Version: 5.0
I'm a bit scared by the warning I had that High Sierra is almost no more supported and I wonder if I should or not upgrade (if this update is LESS effective than the one I have)
JamesHarrisPhoto
JamesHarrisPhoto
Jul 14 2022
5.0
0.0
Jul 14 2022
0.0
Version: 5.0
Does version 5 *finally* let you assign custom letters to an app to launch?
kozzy49-1
kozzy49-1
Apr 29 2023
5.1
5.0
Apr 29 2023
5.0
Version: 5.1
learnit77
learnit77
Apr 27 2023
5.1
1.0
Apr 27 2023
1.0
Version: 5.1
opexxx
opexxx
Nov 17 2022
5.0.5
5.0
Nov 17 2022
5.0
Version: 5.0.5
regis4
regis4
Feb 17 2022
4.6.3
5.0
Feb 17 2022
5.0
Version: 4.6.3
Johninsapporo
Johninsapporo
Dec 2 2021
4.6.1
5.0
Dec 2 2021
5.0
Version: 4.6.1
Remik_K
Remik_K
Oct 16 2021
4.6
5.0
Oct 16 2021
5.0
Version: 4.6
Globalmouser
Globalmouser
Oct 15 2021
4.6
5.0
Oct 15 2021
5.0
Version: 4.6
freddofoxxy
freddofoxxy
May 26 2021
4.3.4
3.0
May 26 2021
3.0
Version: 4.3.4
far_g
far_g
May 19 2021
4.3.4
5.0
May 19 2021
5.0
Version: 4.3.4
marrygarry001
marrygarry001
May 14 2021
4.3.4
5.0
May 14 2021
5.0
Version: 4.3.4
ozshadow
ozshadow
Dec 16 2020
5.0
Dec 16 2020
5.0
Version: null
mugsuk
mugsuk
Aug 7 2020
3.0
Aug 7 2020
3.0
Version: null
henry79
henry79
Jun 25 2020
4.0
Jun 25 2020
4.0
Version: null
Gazman
Gazman
Mar 22 2020
5.0
Mar 22 2020
5.0
Version: null
Scott-C-H-
Scott-C-H-
Dec 16 2019
5.0
Dec 16 2019
5.0
Version: null
Pereubu
Pereubu
Aug 1 2019
4.0
Aug 1 2019
4.0
Version: null
arkadiusz-janik-macupdate
Jul 10 2019
5.0
Version: null
tobi-4
tobi-4
Jun 5 2019
3.0
Jun 5 2019
3.0
Version: null
Gustav-Holm
Gustav-Holm
May 31 2019
5.0
May 31 2019
5.0
Version: null
Jef4
Jef4
May 31 2019
5.0
May 31 2019
5.0
Version: null
Mrsin
Mrsin
May 30 2019
5.0
May 30 2019
5.0
Version: null
dscheimberg
dscheimberg
May 12 2019
5.0
May 12 2019
5.0
Version: null
Vyggo
Vyggo
Feb 11 2019
4.5
Feb 11 2019
4.5
Version: null
pigerleo
pigerleo
Dec 21 2018
5.0
Dec 21 2018
5.0
Version: null
Stef-Vandenabele
Stef-Vandenabele
Dec 19 2018
5.0
Dec 19 2018
5.0
Version: null
Alex-Reynish
Alex-Reynish
Nov 30 2018
5.0
Nov 30 2018
5.0
Version: null
Aargl
Aargl
Nov 8 2018
5.0
Nov 8 2018
5.0
Version: null
DragonMaster
DragonMaster
Oct 8 2018
5.0
Oct 8 2018
5.0
Version: null
david-384
david-384
Jul 5 2018
0.5
Jul 5 2018
0.5
Version: null
DrPfaff
DrPfaff
Jun 14 2018
5.0
Jun 14 2018
5.0
Version: null
ray-brooks
ray-brooks
Jun 10 2018
5.0
Jun 10 2018
5.0
Version: null
LeroyMorrison
LeroyMorrison
Apr 30 2018
5.0
Apr 30 2018
5.0
Version: null
Jlock
Jlock
Feb 23 2018
5.0
Feb 23 2018
5.0
Version: null
Ervins Strauhmanis
Ervins Strauhmanis
Feb 15 2018
5.0
Feb 15 2018
5.0
Version: null
VanRijn63
VanRijn63
Jan 8 2018
5.0
Jan 8 2018
5.0
Version: null
ether358
ether358
Oct 24 2017
5.0
Oct 24 2017
5.0
Version: null
jan_de_smet
jan_de_smet
Oct 19 2017
5.0
Oct 19 2017
5.0
Version: null
aadams
aadams
Oct 13 2017
4.5
Oct 13 2017
4.5
Version: null
Funjoy
Funjoy
Aug 3 2017
5.0
Aug 3 2017
5.0
Version: null
jeanbenoitv
jeanbenoitv
Jul 28 2017
4.5
Jul 28 2017
4.5
Version: null