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This package was approved as a trusted package on 4/5/2019.

WinXcorners allows you to assign events to trigger on your main monitor corners, it activates when your mouse cursor hovers them, i.e. when you move your mouse cursor to your screen edges.

These are the options that you can select

  • Show all windows, using Task view, the new Windows 10 feature.
  • Show desktop
  • Start Screen Saver, and
  • Turn off monitors

Requirements - Windows 10 x86/x64

To install WinXcorners, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install winxcorners

To upgrade WinXcorners, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade winxcorners


  • tools\chocolateyinstall.ps1 Show
    $ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';
    $packageName = 'winxcorners'
    $url = '*/0B_iiJl28uix-MG84QTI2cFlNUWs?e=download' 
    $checksum = 'C2AE7DD33557629DA1984B35D8BC200817AFD3D727129F1D00575E30E2F56EB7'
    $checksumType = 'sha256'
    $toolsDir = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
    Install-ChocolateyZipPackage -PackageName "$packageName" `
                                 -Url "$url" `
                                 -UnzipLocation "$toolsDir" `
                                 -Checksum "$checksum" `
                                 -ChecksumType "$checksumType"

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This package has no dependencies.

Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • vhanla




Release Notes

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
WinXcorners 64 Monday, March 4, 2019 approved
WinXcorners 285 Wednesday, July 11, 2018 approved
WinXcorners 150 Friday, May 18, 2018 approved
WinXcorners 119 Thursday, April 26, 2018 approved
WinXcorners 226 Thursday, December 14, 2017 approved
WinXcorners 300 Friday, June 30, 2017 approved

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