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I currently use "Stay," and have tried other tools (haven't really loved any of them), but I am looking for a window management tool that does the following:

  1. Store my window locations
  2. Have a separate profile for different monitor setups
  3. Allow me to quickly modify the location with hotkeys
  4. Automatically load my default settings when I attach/detach a display

Any help would be great!

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We've already had lots of window management questions. See What Window Management Options Exist for OS X? and Can I get Windows 7-like resizing on Mac OS X?. – Nathan Greenstein Jun 20 '11 at 15:01
Yeah, that is not what I am speaking off though. I guess my question is: Is there a more reliable app like "Stay" that I could get? – andrewpthorp Jun 20 '11 at 15:50
I know, which is why I didn't close this question. – Nathan Greenstein Jun 20 '11 at 16:12
Some apps that allow resizing to custom bounds: Breeze, Divvy, SizeUp, Moom – user495470 Oct 31 '11 at 13:29
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I never used stay but I am using Moom (Apple store) and pretty happy with it. It stores windows positions and has configurable hotkeys. There is no automatic settings for different displays but since you can assign hotkeys to configuration is not a big issue.

It is very stable.

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Hands down, Moom is the best - and exactly what I was looking for. – andrewpthorp Oct 18 '11 at 13:44





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I prefer DoublePane. It's $2.99 on Mac App Store.

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