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    LeDimmer Alternatives

    LeDimmer is described as 'small Windows application (<200KB) that sits in the system tray and simply dims the screen around the foreground window'. There are more than 10 alternatives to LeDimmer for Mac and Windows. The best alternative is Cinemadrape, which is free. Other great apps like LeDimmer are Pliim (Free, Open Source), HazeOver (Paid), Ghoster (Free) and Window Focus (Paid).

    This page was last updated Aug 19, 2020
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    LeDimmer is a small Windows application (<200KB) that sits in the system tray and simply dims the screen around the...
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      CinemaDrape helps you focus on your current task on the screen (such as a video in a web page, a photo or a document editor area) by instantly blanking or dimming the other less important areas in a web page or in the background windows.
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      One click and be ready to go up on stage and present!.


    1. Too many windows to manage? Big display? Or getting lost in multiple monitors? HazeOver is for you! ? TRIAL version: HazeOver.com
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      Dims all windows except the active one.
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      write in auto-hot-key,simple and elegant
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    2. If you want to concentrate on a task at hand on your Mac, Window Focus is an absolutely essential app.


    3. TunnelVision allows you to hide the parts of the screen where your mouse cursor is not, effectively increasing privacy (though at a cost).
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    4. Stay Focused is a small app which lives in your menu bar. Its role is to help you to stay concentrate on one task without any distractions. The focus mask will always follow on every workspace.
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      Windows only: Instantly blank out your desktop and all of your running apps with Dropcloth, a Windows copy of previously mentioned Mac-only app Backdrop.
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    5. Clutter Cloak is a tiny anti-distraction program for Windows XP.

      Discontinued

      Official website inaccessible but download still available at download sites.

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      A desktop app that shows you how much time left in percentage.
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