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TotalSpaces
TotalSpaces
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TotalSpaces

Brings back grid-style Spaces and more.

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TotalSpaces overview

TotalSpaces is a desktop manager that brings back grid Spaces to OS X and more!

  • Define your grid - and navigate left, right, up and down between your desktops
  • Choose your transitions - Cube, slide and other effects, or turn them off altogether to really speed up your Mac
  • Manage your desktops and windows from the Overview Grid - a birds-eye view of your grid
  • Hotkeys, hot-corners, circulation options and more

What’s new in version 2.9.9

Updated on May 30 2021

Version 2.9.9:

Note: TotalSpaces2 is not compatible with Apple Silicon Macs.

  • Improved compatability.
View older TotalSpaces updates

Information

License

Shareware

Size

12.3 MB

Downloads

21689

App requirements

  • Intel 64
  • OS X 10.9.0 or later
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Just-Fred
Just-Fred
May 30 2021
2.9.9
0.0
May 30 2021
0.0
Version: 2.9.9
I bought an M1 MacBook Pro and still cannot get used to working with it without TotalSpaces. According to Binary Age, the developers, "The support in Big Sur is imperfect, and we are not able to support Apple Silicon macs at all. "So we have to admit that it’s the end of the road for TotalFinder and TotalSpaces2. We will not work on making TotalFinder or TotalSpaces2 work with the next version of macOS, and they will not be ported to Apple Silicon macs." That's the bad news. The good news is, "For a while now we have been working on a new version of TotalSpaces, TotalSpaces3. This version will work without modifying the system, and works with SIP enabled. It is a significant challenge to achieve an equivalent experience without the level of access that code injection provided us, but we believe it will be more than usable. "It is intended for Apple Silicon macs only (at this time), and is currently in private alpha testing."
ben-marko
ben-marko
Jan 13 2021
2.9.6
5.0
Jan 13 2021
5.0
Version: 2.9.6
Awesome, I love it as it! It really easy to see what is on individual desktops, and also makes it easier to move windows between desktops. Unfortunately broken under Big Sur. I will happily pay for an upgraded version!
ric0ric
ric0ric
Mar 13 2020
2.8.8
1.0
Mar 13 2020
1.0
Version: 2.8.8
Apple SIP is a valuable system protection measure. TotalSpaces requires it be disabled for installation and not be re-enabled. This is a major problem and for me at least means that TotalSpaces is unusable.
Shock-J
Shock-J
Mar 10 2020
2.8.7
4.5
Mar 10 2020
4.5
Version: 2.8.7
Version 2.8.7 was removed from the Developer's website due to significant bug. The current stable version is still 2.8.6.
Andy49
Andy49
Feb 6 2019
2.7.7
2.5
Feb 6 2019
2.5
Version: 2.7.7
2.7.9 just destroyed everything that was saved. I can't switch spaces, I can't set apps except for all spaces, I can only use 16x16 setting. every preference is gone. Time Machine does not work for this.
Just-Fred
Just-Fred
Oct 4 2018
2.7.6
0.0
Oct 4 2018
0.0
Version: 2.7.6
Hooray! I upgraded to Mojave and had some issues with this. Like others, this is an indispensable app; it's become part of the way I use my Mac. Oddly, the in-app updater takes it only to v2.75. How is this different?
Rjmorita
Rjmorita
Aug 29 2018
2.7.2
5.0
Aug 29 2018
5.0
Version: 2.7.2
I cannot live without this app.
ben-marko
ben-marko
Jun 28 2018
2.6.24
5.0
Jun 28 2018
5.0
Version: 2.6.24
Mojave beta 1 kills it completely. Hope it is updated soon. <sobbing>
Foulger
Foulger
Feb 22 2018
2.6.13
4.5
Feb 22 2018
4.5
Version: 2.6.13
1013.4 beta 4 kills the app, causes all screens to flash together
ben-marko
ben-marko
Apr 4 2017
2.4.9
5.0
Apr 4 2017
5.0
Version: 2.4.9
Updating TotalFinder and re-enabling SIP has disabled TotalSpaces2. I had to disable SIP again to get it to work. Will there be an update to TotalSpaces2 that allows re-enabling of SIP?
Andy49
Andy49
Apr 3 2016
2.3.9
2.5
Apr 3 2016
2.5
Version: 2.3.9
Why is this program listed as a new version when the version number is the same as the last one? where's the update?
Jim-Leff
Jim-Leff
Jul 6 2015
2.2.20
0.0
Jul 6 2015
0.0
Version: 2.2.20
Note that this app (like TotalFinder) has been discounted 50% (to $9) due to the fact that it will not work in El Capitan (though there is a workaround: turn off the new "System Integrity Protection"). More info at http://blog.binaryage.com/el-capitan-update/
Swo
Swo
Apr 28 2015
2.2.20
0.0
Apr 28 2015
0.0
Version: 2.2.20
While I understand that developers need to eat too, the idea of almost paying $20 for an app that mimics the Spaces function from an earlier version of the Mac OS (I am currently running Yosemite) is nuts. I understand that some users may have been really enamored of that earlier functionality, but considering that that was a fifth or a sixth the cost of the entire OS (before Apple began giving it away) it strikes me as too expensive.
Michael-Vilain
Michael-Vilain
Jan 28 2015
2.2.9
0.0
Jan 28 2015
0.0
Version: 2.2.9
WARNING: Apples recent security update (2015-01) for 10.8 *breaks* TotalSpaces 1.2.11 which still worked prior to this update. Now it's gone and I'm stuck without a solution.
JamesHarrisPhoto
JamesHarrisPhoto
Jan 12 2015
2.2.9
0.0
Jan 12 2015
0.0
Version: 2.2.9
Version 2.2.9 is not new. It was released last October.
Jazzyguy
Jazzyguy
Oct 17 2014
2.0.17
5.0
Oct 17 2014
5.0
Version: 2.0.17
The GRID is not present in Yosemite.Instead it returns you to a window that signifies your start page. I wrote to the Developer and so far no answer.
Stormchild
Stormchild
Sep 25 2014
2.0.17
5.0
Sep 25 2014
5.0
Version: 2.0.17
I've used this for about a week now and it would already be painful not to have it. I'm a pretty heavy spaces user, and being able to switch desktops instantly with no transitions has taken a ton of friction out of my workflow. The grid overview makes it much easier to see what's on each desktop. If you love virtual desktops, I can't recommend this enough -- especially for Linux users who find the slow transitions frustrating. What really sold me on TS2 is that it works with Mission Control instead of trying to replace it. Makes it much more stable, and even allows you to keep using the regular Mission Control overview (which I do).
Me2
Me2
Sep 21 2014
2.0.17
5.0
Sep 21 2014
5.0
Version: 2.0.17
Screen Casts Onlline does a fantastic review of this app and this is the reason I'm buying it. Thank you PRC
Stormchild
Stormchild
Sep 16 2014
2.0.17
5.0
Sep 16 2014
5.0
Version: 2.0.17
The original never worked for me, but (at least for the 15 minutes I've spent with it so far) TS2 is awesome. The Mission Control integration is seamless. With a single row arrangement and all transitions turned off, it makes desktop switching super fast, but I can still swipe up to see the regular Mission Control view (which I still prefer for certain things, like moving all windows that belong to the same app in one drag). Very cool.
F451
F451
Oct 26 2013
1.2.11
0.0
Oct 26 2013
0.0
Version: 1.2.11
There are now two versions of TotalSpaces: 1) TotalSpaces is for OS X Lion and Mountain Lion only, 2) TotalSpaces2 is for OS X Mavericks. TotalSpaces2 for Mavericks is a paid upgrade from TotalSpaces. Please download it and test it before upgrading your licence. Existing TotalSpaces users get a 40% Discount. Upgrades for recent purchases (since 10th June 2013) are FREE. Upgrade price is $10.80.
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