Getting Amethyst Windows
Amethyst Windows is available for direct download as appxbundle on the release page.
- doesn’t use DLL injection to manipulate windows
- integrated with windows 10 virtual desktops
- fast and light
Amethyst Windows uses two modifiers.
The keyboard shortcuts configured are:
||Rotate layouts clockwise|
||Rotate layouts counterclockwise|
||Swap focused window to main window|
||Swap focused window counterclockwise|
||Swap focused window clockwise|
||Change focus counterclockwise|
||Change focus clockwise|
||Expand main pane|
||Shrink main pane|
||Move window to next screen|
||Move window to previous screen|
||Force windows to be revalutated|
||Throw focused window to space left|
||Throw focused window to space right|
||Throw focused window to space 1|
||Throw focused window to space 2|
||Throw focused window to space 3|
||Throw focused window to space 4|
||Throw focused window to space 5|
This layout has one column per window, with each window extending the full height of the screen.
The rotated version of Column, where each window takes up an entire row, extending the full width of the screen.
This layout places the windows in grid occuping space in horizontal when necessary.
This layout places the windows in grid occuping space in vertical when necessary.
In this layout, the currently focused window takes up the entire screen, and the other windows are not visible at all.
The rotated version of tall.
The default layout. This gives you one “main pane” on the left, and one other pane on the right. The main window is placed in the main pane (extending the full height of the screen), and all remaining windows are placed in the other pane. The main pane can be shrinked/expanded.
This software is released with the MIT license.
Feel free to fork master and open a PR.
I got ideas and code snippets from the following projects: