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KRuler Alternatives

KRuler is described as 'on-screen ruler for measuring pixels. Position the 0 at your starting point and measure the precise pixel distance between the starting point and your cursor' and is an app. There are more than 25 alternatives to KRuler for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Android and iPhone. The best alternative is Meazure, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like KRuler are PixelSnap 2, Bluegrams Screen Ruler, Shottr and Measure Schmeasure.

This page was last updated Feb 24, 2022
KRuler
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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Linux

KRuler is an on-screen ruler for measuring pixels. Position the 0 at your starting point and measure the precise pixel...

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  1. Meazure

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    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?

  2. PixelSnap 2

    • Mac

    PixelSnap is an app for macOS that makes it easier for designers and web-developers to measure anything on their screens by just clicking and dragging around the cursor.



  3. Bluegrams Screen Ruler

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    A lightweight and configurable ruler tool for Windows Desktop. Measure the size of elements on the screen in pixels, centimeters, inches and points. Move and resize precisely using the mouse or the keyboard and add custom marking lines.

  4. Shottr is a small, fast, human-sized screenshot app built for those who care about pixels. It was crafted with Swift, optimized for M1, and is completely free at the moment.

  5. Measure Schmeasure

    • Free PersonalProprietary
    • Windows

    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.



  6. ScreenRuler

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    ScreenRuler lets you measure objects on your Ubuntu desktop using six different metrics.

  7. Pixus

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows

    Pixus is an AIR pixel ruler application, a handy tool for web and interface designers.

    Discontinued

    The program is no longer updated. Last version, 1.0 R78, released in August 2009, can be still downloaded from Google Code.

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  8. A Ruler for Windows

    • FreeProprietary
    • 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.

  9. PixelStick

    • Mac

    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.

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  10. On-Screen Ruler

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    On-screen Ruler is a lightweight, free, semi-transparent ruler to measure portions of the screen. It has a lot of features (and related keys shortcuts) and several language translations are available too.

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