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When I use my Mac, I like have a standard windows organization to do my Work:

  • I put 4 consoles opened side by side on console 1
  • I put Safari in other
  • Mail and iCal in another
  • TextMate on other etc

And depending on the work I do, I'd like to have different window configuration. And when I have a external monitor connected, I need another configuration.

Is there any tool to make this? What is the best way to do it?

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AppleScript would probably help, although it would be different depending on your exact needs. –  Benjamin Dobson Sep 24 '09 at 15:36
    
I did not look around much for a tool, I just wrote my own AppleScript program to reposition some of my windows for when I connect an external monitor. If you are familiar with AppleScript, look into position of window … of application process … in System Events. –  Chris Johnsen Oct 23 '09 at 21:42

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Haven't tried it but there is Layout V1.0:

http://www.andrewandoru.com/2009/02/08/labs-mac-os-x-application-layout/

Don't know if it is Spaces and/or multi-monitor aware though...

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breeze has global and application window states. the states can be triggered using they keyboard and are resolution independent. pair this with sizeup and windowflow and you'll be set.

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Divvy is another fine window management solution.

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