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Screen Shader is described as 'chrome extension designed to tint the screen a “cozy” orange color to reduce eye strain, eye fatigue, and restore day/night balance, while also providing a wide variety of settings for everyone's different tastes!' and is a color temperature tool in the web browsers category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Screen Shader for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Android and Android Tablet. The best alternative is f.lux, which is free. Other great apps like Screen Shader are LightBulb, Gammy, Midnight Lizard and Iris mini.

Screen Shader alternatives are mainly Color Temperature Tools but may also be Screen Dimmers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Screen Shader.
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Screen Shader is a chrome extension designed to tint the screen a “cozy” orange color to reduce eye strain, eye fatigue,...

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  1. f.lux icon

    f.lux

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    53 alternatives to f.lux 

    Software that makes the color of your computer's display adapt to the time of day, warm at night and like sunlight during the day.

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    Color Presets
  2. LightBulb icon

    LightBulb

    49 alternatives to LightBulb 

    LightBulb is an application that reduces eye strain produced by staring at a computer screen when working late hours. As the day goes on, it continuously adjusts gamma, transitioning the display color temperature from cold blue in the afternoon to warm yellow during the night.

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    1.  LightweightLightBulb consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    2.  PortableLightBulb can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    3.  Dark ModeLightBulb supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
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  3. Gammy icon

    Gammy

    • Windows
    • Linux
    51 alternatives to Gammy 

    Adaptive screen brightness and temperature for Windows and Linux.

    Discontinued

    The project is no longer being worked on and the repository has been archived

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    Works well on Linux Mint with KDE Plasma desktop.

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  4. Midnight Lizard icon

    Midnight Lizard

    • Google Chrome
    • Firefox
    • Microsoft Edge
    21 alternatives to Midnight Lizard 

    Midnight Lizard web-extension for Google Chrome™ and Mozilla Firefox™ provides custom color schemes for all websites.

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    1.  Dark ModeMidnight Lizard supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
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  5. Iris mini icon

    Iris mini

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    47 alternatives to Iris mini 

    Iris mini is free and minimalistic version of Iris. Small. Minimalistic. Free. Portable. Automatic. Awesome for everyone. Just double click and it will work.

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    Windows Night Light

    • Windows
    47 alternatives to Windows Night Light 

    To schedule Night Light so it turns on automatically, select Start > Settings > System > Display > Night light > Night light settings.

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    1.  Dark ModeWindows Night Light supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    2.  LightweightWindows Night Light consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    3.  Support for Multiple MonitorsWindows Night Light supports the use of multiple displays.
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    Desktop Dimmer

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    45 alternatives to Desktop Dimmer 

    Enable darker-than-dark dimming for internal and external screens.

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    Discontinued

    The last commit to the project is from November, 16 2017 and it gave some users a bunch of deprecation errors when they tried to install and run it.

    Desktop Dimmer For Windows
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    SunsetScreen

    48 alternatives to SunsetScreen 

    Whether you're a morning lark or night owl, SunsetScreen allows you to set the time of the sunset and sunrise, so you can have full control over your sleep cycle.

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    1.  PortableSunsetScreen can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    2.  LightweightSunsetScreen consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
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    "More Options" Window
  9. Kumux

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Chrome OS
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)
    51 alternatives to Kumux 

    Kumux is a dynamic circadian color scheme for code editors and other software. It adjust color temperature, color hues, contrast and brightness levels throughout the day based on the position of the sun.

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    CareUEyes

    • Windows
    49 alternatives to CareUEyes 

    CareUEyes is a very simple but useful program when it is about your eye care. The program comes with a very simple and clean interface and needs to technical knowledge. Even a novice computer user can download and use it easily.

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    1.  LightweightCareUEyes consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    2.  Dark ModeCareUEyes supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
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