2

Quicksilver on the Mac is crashing all the time. QSB or Google Desktop Search are both slow enough to be unusable. What are the alternatives?

1
  • you have Quicksilver crashing constantly? Weird. I've never had it crash once in the nearly one year I've been running it.
    – warren
    Nov 16 '10 at 2:47
4

Stick with what Steve Jobs gave you: Spotlight Search. Apple + Space and type away!

3

LaunchBar. Very fast and stable.

2

I consider Alfred to be the up-to-date, highly functional, maintained version of Quicksilver. It seems a lot snappier, and I've been using it in place of Quicksilver since I found out about it. Try it out!

1

I use Namely -- it is probably the most basic launcher, but that is exactly what I want.

1
  • most basic, fastest, lightest-weight and best. Very very smart, too Oct 4 '10 at 4:21
0

Overflow's Pretty nice, I use it, plus i got it for free from Macheist :>

0

Your timing couldn't be more perfect:

This article came out on June 1st and is literally called, "Nine Great Launchers to Speed up Your Workflow"

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.