Cairo (alternative desktop environment)

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Cairo (alternative desktop environment)

#1 Post by Midas » Sun Oct 02, 2022 6:34 am

Cairo Desktop (https://cairodesktop.com/) doesn't look portable to me (only installers for downloading) but it still seems an interesting piece of software against the current trend of UI dumbing-down in recent Windows (e.g., 10 & 11).

Cairo Desktop main offers are a normal taskbar, a programs menu, a "Dynamic Desktop" ("your desktop is browse-able, meaning that you never need to open a file explorer to find your things"[?!]) as well as folder stacks.
Cairo is a desktop environment for Windows. Our goal is to develop a desktop experience that increases productivity and advances current technology standards. With a focus on stability, performance, and productivity, Cairo aims to deliver an interface that exceeds expectations and delivers superior ease of use.

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Cairo Desktop latest release is v0.4.245 (changes and downloads at https://github.com/cairoshell/cairoshell/releases).

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