Remen recommended Launchy. a month ago
Launchy is a free cross-platform utility designed to help you forget about your start menu, the icons on your desktop, and even your file manager.
WinLaunch is an OSX like launcher for Windows that allows users to easily organize their apps to their liking in a fullscreen pop up-display.
Find and Run Robot
Find and Run Robot is a hotkey launched search box aimed at keyboard users that uses an adaptive live search to find the programs and files one needs.
Enso Portable is a portable distrobution of the community version of Enso Launcher (of which is not developed anymore) which is a quasi-modal "humanized" app launcher f...
You invoke it with a key press that doesn't infer with other shortcut keys, like Win+Q. It display a small window at the location you want. You type a few letters of a comma...