ScreenDimmer Alternatives

    ScreenDimmer is described as 'Having two monitors on OSX is both a joy and a pain. Simple things like viewing a movie or playing a game quickly become a hassle when you have one screen playing and the other blasting full brightness your face'. There are seven alternatives to ScreenDimmer for Mac and Windows. The best alternative is Shades, which is free. Other great apps like ScreenDimmer are myPoint Shade (Paid), EasyOnTheEyes (Free), Nocturne (Free, Open Source) and Turn Off the Lights for Desktop (Paid).

    This page was last updated Jul 25, 2021

      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      Shades is a FREE utility for controlling the brightness of your screen. It runs in the background providing always-available fine-grained control over the brightness of your display via a slick Mac-like interface.
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    1. Stop burning your eyes! myPoint Shade is caring for your eyes' comfort. If you work in a dark room or struggle with eye strain and headache, myPoint will tune up your displays - this way it will care for your health and comfort.
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    2. FREE and simple screen shader app. Complete multiple display support, including latest OS X. • Five presets. Easy to change too. • Multiple monitor support, even on latest macOS. • Quickly detects all monitor changes. • Fine control.
    3. Nocturne is simple app for switching a computer to night vision mode. It has a few tricks up its sleeve: color correction, window shadow toggling, and background removal.

      Discontinued

      The project has been abandoned. Last version, 2.0.0, released in September 2009, can be still downloaded from Google Code Hosting

    4. Turn Off the Lights for Desktop is a powerful, helpful app to dim your whole desktop and protect your eyes at night. Turn Off the Lights for Desktop allows you to work, play in a dark environment without damaging your eyes.
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      • Mac
      • Windows
      A desktop app that shows you how much time left in percentage.
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    5. If you work in a dark room, or in room lit by the sun, or struggle with eye strain and headache, Simple Screen Shade will dim your displays - this way it will care for your health and comfort.
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