PixelStick Alternatives

    PixelStick is described as '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' and is an app in the Development category. There are more than 25 alternatives to PixelStick for Windows, Mac, Linux and Online / Web-based. The best alternative is Meazure, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like PixelStick are Bluegrams Screen Ruler (Free, Open Source), Pixus (Free, Open Source), On-Screen Ruler (Free) and Measure Schmeasure (Free Personal).

    This page was last updated Sep 12, 2020

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      KRuler is an 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.
      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      GizmoLoupe is a simple utility to analyze (with zoom) images of your screen, measure the dimensions of objects on the screen and determine pixels color. GizmoLoupe also allows drawing a route on a map, to set the scale and to calculate the length of the path.


      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      An original way to measure routes, shapes, areas, anything that you can see on your screen Simply draw your line with mouse clicks on a nearly-transparent window over your map, chart or diagram Set Meander's scale against a known distance A selection of units included;...
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      Yardstick is a small Utility, which helps you to measure anything, you can display on your screen. You draw a line or a polygon across the document to measure and Yardstick tells you the overall leng th and the area enclosed by the polygon.
    1. Measure any object on your screen with a portable ruler.
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    2. Screen Ruler: Measure anything on your screen.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      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.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      Window Ruler is a program that permits you to: • Test if your application windows fit in a certain screen resolution (very useful for developers!); • Measure any window by dragging the red ball (left-upper corner).
      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      It's a screen ruler for Windows.
      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Windows
      • Online
      MB-Ruler measures distances and angles on the screen and distances on a map. It has a screen loupe function, a RGB value window and you can place temporary points, lines, rectangles, ellipses, polylines, texts and bitmaps as markers on the screen.
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