Free and Open Source Virtual Desktop Manager

If you usually have tons of windows opened you may find that they take too much taskbar space and are hard to get around, WindowsPager is an excellent free and portable virtual desktop manager for Windows developed by Jochen Baier, it allows to separate opened windows onto different virtual desktops, it’s easy to use and highly customizable, and allows to manage desktops and windows with hotkeys to improve efficiency.


  • It does not need to be installed.
  • Allows to drag and drop a window from one desktop to another.
  • Supports dual monitor and multi monitor.
  • Allows to switch between different virtual desktops / move a window from one desktop to another with customizable keyboard shortcuts( hotkeys ).
  • Integration into the Windows taskbar.
  • Two modes available:
    • 1, Display a thumbnail for each virtual desktop on the taskbar.
      Free and Open Source Virtual Desktop Manager
    • 2, Display the number of virtual desktops inside a system tray icon.
      Free and Portable Virtual Desktop Manager
  • Allows to customize the number of rows and columns of virtual desktops.
  • Allows to pin selected windows always on topmost.
  • Allows to set specified windows always visible.
  • Allows to shutdown, reboot, log out, sleep, hibernate Windows via the right button pop up menu.
  • It does not need administrator rights.
  • Checkout the online manual for detailed operating instructions.

WindowsPager works on Windows 7, Windows XP / 2000 / Vista, including 32-bit and 64-bit platforms.

WindowsPager is a 5.01MB download available from

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