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Ruler Alternatives

Ruler is described as 'lightweight tool for Windows. It allows you to measure the size and distance between elements on the screen in pixels' and is an app in the os & utilities category. There are four alternatives to Ruler for Mac and Windows. The best alternative is Red Lines Tools, which is free. Other great apps like Ruler are xScope, Designer Tools and QuickLens.

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  • Windows

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    Red Lines Tools

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac

    This is a collection of tools created to help developers and designers build and inspect UI. But a lot of flexible settings make this app useful for a wide range of users.

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    xScope

    • Mac

    Created for designers by ARTIS Software & The Iconfactory, xScope is a powerful set of tools that are ideal for measuring, aligning and inspecting on-screen graphics and layouts.

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    Designer Tools

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    Designer Tools is intended to help designers and developers with routine work. It contains a loupe tool that helps you copy the color of any pixel on the screen.

    Discontinued

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    Loupe - select color of any pixel on the screen.
  4. Inspect your UI for colors, dimensions, angles, alignments, layouts across monitors! Do all this with a suite of tools: Lens, Ruler, Frame, Guide, Monocle and Crosshair.

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