Stay On Top

By James Vaughan Free Editors' Rating
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Editors' Review

Download.com Staff Feb 27, 2009
Set a window to stay on top with this single-function but handy application. Stay On Top's interface is merely an icon in the system tray. Many users keep multiple programs running. Though some applications feature a stay-on-top feature, the option is not always available. Stay On Top displays the list of active windows when right-clicked. Select a listed window to force it to stay on top of all windows. To return to normal windows functionality, simply reselect the listed item. Though the feature is extremely basic, a small instruction or help file is needed for novices. This freeware is a great help to any user who wants a window to stick on top.

Full Specifications

What's new in version 1.1


Release November 7, 2008
Date Added September 13, 2005
Version 1.1

Operating Systems

Operating Systems Windows 95, Windows 2000, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows, Windows XP, Windows NT
Additional Requirements Windows 95/98/Me/NT/2000/XP/2003 Server


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Developer's Description

Allows you to force a window to "stay on top" of the other windows. Just right-click on the icon in the system tray and a menu will display listing all open visible windows. Just select the window you want to "stay on top". You can also use this menu to tell windows to STOP staying on top.

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