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A light and portable application which will enable you to restore your desktop layout

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TaskLayout screenshotTaskLayout is a portable and lightweight software utility that will empower you to save and restore your screen layout only pressing one click (or a hotkey). This tool allows you to save your screen window positions, lists of running apps, and many more. You can also import shortcuts and .bat files for easy and fast migration, explore your visible windows, set periodically autorun for some actions, or to assign a hotkey in order to close and restore layouts.

Being a portable tool, there is no need to install it on your computer. You can also put it on a portable USB drive, take it with you wherever you go and run it on every computer.


- keep active desktop layout (list of functioning programs, corresponding window positions, etc)
- determine any custom commands as a part of layout (e.g. "mailto:[email protected]", sleep windows, etc)
- use commands library to choose the command from a set of standard ones
- import BAT files and Windows shortcuts for fast migration
- discover visible windows with the Finder tool (retrieve command line and other properties)
- assign hotkeys to restore and close layout
- autorun for periodic tasks (e.g. lock Windows every 1 hour to have a break)
- sequential application startup for old computers when restoring layout
- verify updates from website
- TaskLayout needs no installation


  • Lets you easily save and load your layouts.
  • Allows you to set hotkeys for each layout.
Name TaskLayout
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Product Homepage TaskLayout
License Free to try (Shareware)
Last Week Downloads 5
All Time Downloads 1,940
Filename TaskLayout-v0.6.0.0-Installer.exe
Filesize 3.1MB
MD5 Checksum 0A160C291F44062C3F564EEB366BD033
OS Support Windows All
Category Desktop Enhancements

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Old Versions

Software Date Added
TaskLayout June 13, 2017 - Latest Version
TaskLayout December 15, 2015
TaskLayout November 17, 2015
TaskLayout July 22, 2015
TaskLayout April 16, 2015

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