Alternatives to Pixus for all platforms with any license

  • Meazure icon

    Meazure

    What are the dimensions of that image? How big is this window? Does this layout fit on an NTSC display? What color are these pixels? What does this icon look like close up? How can I capture an arbitrary portion of the screen? These...

    Open Source Windows

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    Screen Ruler

    Simple way to measure the distance between two points on your screen. Get the exact location and size of an element on a web page. Measure in pixels, centimeters, millimeters, points, inches or your own units.

    Commercial Windows

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    JR Screen Ruler

    JR Screen Ruler, also known as JRuler - Free virtual ruler for your computer screen. This Screen Ruler is a great tool that allows you to accurately measure anything on your screen. This is especially useful when measuring graphics...

    Free Windows

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    KRuler

    KRuler is a screen ruler tool for measuring the size, in pixels, of items on the screen. This package is part of the KDE 4 graphics module.

    Open Source Linux

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    A Ruler for Windows

    Free on screen pixel ruler software for windows:The ruler easily measures objects on your screen. It's an ideal tool for designing web sites, working with graphics and perfecting the look of your digital products. The reading...

    Free Windows

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    Art Directors Toolkit

    Art Directors Toolkit (ADT) is the “Designer's On-screen Toolset” for Artists and Designers working with digital media.

    Commercial Mac

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    ScreenRuler

    ScreenRuler lets you measure objects on your Ubuntu desktop using six different metrics. FEATURES * Horizontal and vertical measurement in 6 different metrics: pixels, centimeters, inches, picas, points, and as a percentage of...

    Open Source Linux

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    PixelWindow

    PixelWindow is a simple, light-weight, cross-platform application for measuring things on your screen. It creates a transparent window that acts like a pixel ruler with its width and height reported in the center. Just drag it around...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    PMeter

    PMeter is a very handy pixel meter. There are plenty of desktop rulers around, but it's hard to find a good one, which is free. PMeter is a simple to use desktop ruler allowing to switch between 3 user configurations easily. For...

    Free Windows

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    Measure Schmeasure

    Measure Schmeasure is a simple screen ruler for measuring the width or height between pixels in any application. Just load it up and measure away. It can be set to always appear on top of other windows and it can measure both...

    Free Personal Windows

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    JR Screen Ruler Pro

    JR Screen Ruler Pro (aka JRuler Pro) is a great tool to accurately measure anything on your screen. This is especially useful when measuring graphics, web page browser sizes or whatever. Screen Ruler can display Pixels, Inches, Picas...

    Commercial Windows

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    PixelStick

    PixelStick is a tool for measuring distances and angles on the screen. Excellent for designers or anyone who wants to measure a distance on their screen in any window or application.

    Commercial Mac

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    Screen Ruler Professional

    Screen Ruler: Measure anything on your screen. Do you need a way to measure the distance between two points on your screen? To get the exact location and size of an element on a web page? To measure in pixels, centimeters...

    Freemium Mac Windows

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    Pixel Ruler

    Know the exact size and position of any element with this screen ruler. Pixel Ruler features horizontal and vertical orientation, dynamic mouse measurement tracking in pixels, cool design.

    Free Windows

  • ReadingRuler

    When you read a book, don´t you use your finger or a ruler to follow the line? ReadingRuler does the same thing on your desktop. ReadingRuler is a virtual plastic ruler to help you reading. What it does is just to guide your...

    Free Windows

Pixus Comments

The first ruler app I've used. It looks good and starts qui ...

Comment by newmania
about Pixus Jun 2011

The first ruler app I've used. It looks good and starts quickly. Very easy to learn.

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