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Task Manager

Easy to use task manager

Status: stable
Author: Mike Massonnet mmassonnet@xfce.org
Roadmap: http://wiki.xfce.org/roadmaps/taskmgr

  • Support for Linux, OpenBSD, NetBSD, FreeBSD and OpenSolaris.
  • Monitors the CPU and memory usage.
  • Tree view columns can be reordered.
  • View processes as a tree.
  • Display window icons/names.
  • Customizable with some settings.
  • Filter process list on process names.
  • Support for Gtk+3.

Main Window

Latest Release

  • xfce4-taskmanager 1.5.7 released (2024/02/29 15:40)
    xfce4-taskmanager 1.5.7 is now available for download from https://archive.xfce.org/src/apps/xfce4-taskmanager/1.5/xfce4-taskmanager-1.5.7.tar.bz2 https://archive.xfce.org/src/apps/xfce4-taskmanager/1.5/xfce4-taskmanager-1.5.7.tar.bz2?sha1 https://archive.xfce.org/src/apps/xfce4-taskmanager/1.5/xfce4-taskmanager-1.5.7.tar.bz2?sha256 What is xfce4-taskmanager? ========================== Easy to use task manager. Website: https://docs.xfce.org/apps/xfce4-taskmanager/start Release notes for 1.5.7 ======================= - Update copyright year - build: Fix -Wcast-align warning from clang - Fix UBSan errors - settings-dialog: Fix XtmRefreshRate memory leak - Dark mode for process-statusbar - Dark mode for process-monitor - Allow multiple instances via command line option. - Fix blurry app icons when UI scale > 1 - Use symbolic window picker icon in toolbar - Fix broken "show-legend" setting sync - Translation Updates: Catalan, Croatian, Estonian, Greek, Hebrew, Italian, Occitan (post 1500), Polish, Spanish, Swedish, Turkish

Previous Versions

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Installation Instructions


  • Gtk3
  • Cairo 1.5
  • Libwnck 3.0 (optional)
  • Xmu 1.1.2

Extract source code

tar xf xfce4-taskmanager-<VERSION>.tar.bz2
cd xfce4-taskmanager-<VERSION>
./configure # or ./configure --prefix=/usr

Now you can already run the application:


Install system wide

sudo make install

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Reporting Bugs

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