Such a chip is sorely lacking for everyone who has previously used Windows. It’s not very convenient to start the Calendar application every time to see the desired date, the start date of the week or other information.
In the case of Itsycal, the necessary data will be just a click away. And the application can flexibly customize the format for displaying date and time in the menu bar.
Download Itsycal: developer site
2. Nightowl – quick theme switching in macOS
You can change the design color with a single click on the icon in the menu bar, set a shift according to the schedule or depending on the time of sunrise and sunset.
In addition, you can disable theme switching in applications where the user does not like the dark interface.
Download Nightowl: Developer site
3. CopyClip to view clipboard history
We have already talked about the most advanced applications to expand the capabilities of the buffer exchange on Mac.
If you need a simple and free alternative – pay attention to CopyClip. The application simply displays the last items copied to the computer in the macOS menu bar.
Download CopyClip: App Store
4. Spectacle. Managing windows using the hot keys
The easiest program to solve this problem is Spectacle.
The program is sharpened for management using custom shortcuts. You can set a convenient key combination to place the window on any half of the screen, on its third or quarter.
So without a mouse or trackpad you can conveniently arrange applications in a few seconds.
Download Spectacle: website
5 developer. Correct picture-in-picture mode work with Helium
To unpin a clip, for example, on YouTube, you need to call contextual m twice nude. After that, to position the window anywhere on the screen, you have to hold down the Command key, you can change the volume or rewind only on the tab with the movie, and to switch to full-screen mode you have to turn off the picture in the picture.
In addition, the chip is not embedded to some web players.
The small Helium app is a compact browser window that adjusts to the size of the video being played. You just need to transfer the link from the video to the application and you can use it.
The window has all the controls, like the original player on the playback page, can be placed anywhere on the screen, it is possible to make the picture translucent.
Download Helium: developer site
6. Amphetamine so that the computer doesn’t fall asleep
This small extension is designed to prevent the Mac from transitioning from indeed created mode.
This may be necessary to complete the download, project rendering, file transfer, or other time-consuming process. The operating system itself may not wait for the task to complete and go to sleep.
The application icon is located in the menu bar, from where the program is controlled.
Download Amphetamine: App Store
7. Macs Fan Control – manual control of computer cooling
The utility is useful both users of older Mac models and owners of new computers.
On older models, de cooling struggling to cope with the task, you can further accelerate the system, and the new – you can set a larger threshold, so that when you open multiple tabs in your browser, Mac did not start prepare to take off.
Download Macs Fan Control: developer’s site
8. Correct removal of applications with AppCleaner
The easiest way to delete system trash when uninstalling programs is through the AppCleaner application.
Download AppCleaner : developer site