Description: myPoint Pro combines five tools in one: Crosshairs, Grille, Coordinates, Mouse Locator and Shade. All tools are customizable: hotkeys, color, opacity, size, thickness, offset.
Crosshairs tool displays two thin lines according mouse position. Features: - Full screen on all monitors. - Customizable gauge, colour, transparency and offset from mouse position. - Hotkey to toggle the tool visibility.
Grille tool displays grille by horizontal and vertical lines. Features: - Full screen on all monitors. - Customizable gauge, aperture, colour and transparency. - Customizable offset from mouse position - when the grille follows the mouse. - Two modes: Follow mouse and Pin. - Hotkeys to change aperture size. - Hotkey to toggle the tool visibility.
Coordinates tool displays information about current mouse position in menu bar. Features: - Five origin points to calculate cursor position: left-top, left-bottom, right-bottom, right-top and custom. - Set custom origin by a hotkey. - Move mouse cursor to origin point by a hotkey. - Input panel to set precisely mouse position. Open panel by a hotkey or from the application's menu. - Copy current coordinates to the clipboard. - Display coordinates in X-Y or Y-X format. - Hotkey to toggle the tool visibility. - Hotkeys to handle the tool.
Mouse Locator reveals the mouse cursor position with a gently animated mouse locator - just press a hotkey or wave with the mouse. Features: - Full screen on all monitors. - Locator activation: hotkey combination; single modifier key; mouse gesture. - Locator customization: colors and size; animation speed and repetition.
Shade allows you to adjust the brightness of your monitors. It can dim monitors up to 100%. The tool doesn't fiddle with the monitor settings - it places translucent layers on top of your desktop and running applications. Features: - Support full screen. - Support all connected monitors with desktop shade settings and up to six monitors with per screen shade settings. - The shade includes level and color, this way you can adjust different shade for each screen. - Respect mirroring displays and doesn't overshadowing them additionally. - Uses hotkeys to deal with shade level. In addition the level can be changed in application's menu in menu bar extras. - Shade level is not limited - it can be up to 100%. - Safety timeout - the total shading above 90% is treated as Heavy and will be decreased after the timeout elapsed. - Customization - hotkeys, colors, shade level, timeout.
myPoint Pro general features: - Show or hide application menu in menu bar extras via a hotkey. - Can start automatically at user login. - Customizable hotkeys to handle tools and their features. - All tools can be enabled and disabled. - All settings can be modified in the settings panel. - Support multiple users, screens and desktops.
myPoint is built on Apple's security paradigm - sandboxing - this way it is reducing the threat of rogue code and malicious software.
Note: When myPoint is running, no icon is shown in the Dock. The control is through a menu in Menu Bar Extras.
What's New in Version 1.3
• In Coordinates module: A new Flying Panel with mouse coordinates: - The panel can follow the mouse pointer or it can stand aside at user defined position. - The panel is shown above all applications. - The panel's behavior and appearance are customizable. Tip for laptop users - shrink the flying panel and hide myPoint from menu bar to free more screen space. Tip for large screen users and presenters - expand the flying panel to make it visible from long distance.
• In Grille module: Grille from Bands. Now the right Grille can be constructed by pressing two hotkeys: Pin the grille and Apply bands. This feature is very useful for tasks like Rule of Thirds. The number of bands can be set in preferences panel.