This page is a wiki. Please login or create an account to begin editing.


Shades

Rating:
Your rating: None Average: 5 (1 vote)
Category:
Year released:
Author:
Publisher:
#1
[www].se [ftp].se [mirror].us [mirror].de
shades-1.2b2.zip (4.58 MB)
MD5: 1bd9ee6fbd4b113adbb3e8d256230b0c
For Mac OS X
#2
[www].se [ftp].se [mirror].us [mirror].de
shades-1.2b3.zip (6.03 MB)
MD5: cacada0e73b83e5c5debb7708f516c34
For Mac OS X
Emulation
Guides on emulating older applications

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.

Though all modern Apple laptops have brightness controls for dimming the screen in dark conditions, there are several situations where the built in controls are unsatisfactory. The granularity of control is rather coarse, and the minimum brightness setting still quite bright when working in pitch darkness.

Perhaps you need to use your machine in a darkroom, or like to work late at night without disturbing your partner who sleeps beside you?

Perhaps you need to dim the screen on a desktop machine, and the display you are using offers no such facility?

If this is the case for you, then try Shades.

Note: Shades may interfere with colour calibration software, and should not be used if colour accuracy is critical.

https://www.charcoaldesign.co.uk/shades

-

DL #1 - Shades for Mac OS X Tiger

DL #2 - Shades for Mac OS X Leopard / Snow Leopard

Compatibility
Architecture: PPC x86 (Intel:Mac)

Mac OS X 10.4 - Mac OS X 10.6