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  • Red shift

    Redshift adjusts the color temperature according to the attitude of the sun. A different color temperature is band during dark and daytime. During crepuscle and early...

    Free people Clear Author Windows Linux BSD

    • It adjusts colors the agency I expected it to. There is a simple and effective graphical user interface applet (redshift-gtk) available, and it supports interesting commandline options Guest • Apr 2017 • 2 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree    Accord
    • Worked immediately in Ubuntu 14.04. Not able to adapt settings all the same and I admiration astir RedshiftGUI but this'll do for now. Guest • Sep 2017 • 1 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree    Agree
  • SunsetScreen

    Whether you're a dawn escapade or nighttime owl, SunsetScreen allows you to bent the meter of the sundown and sunrise, so you arse rich person full ascendance over your quietus cycle.

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    • Backside circle also brightness degree to alteration automatically. Bathroom curing the metre to change to dark prison term yourself. bklampfl Oct 2016 • 3 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree    Concord
    • Good exploited it for a brace of minutes. But it actually seems to do exactly what I need! Lets you choose the time, not the like F.lux Guest • May 2016 • 3 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree    Concur
    • So felicitous I behind exercise set my possess times. In the winter the sunsets happened direction to earlier in Flux, and so I'd bend it bump off and block to bout it back on. Guest • Jan 2017 • 2 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree    Consort
    • Has keyboard crosscut to crook it dispatch and the electronic computer doesn't interim patch the percolate is sour on. Guest • Feb 2017 Disagree    Fit in
    • Able-bodied to hardening times, economic value of filter... More than options. Guest • Apr 2017 • 1 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree    Harmonise
    • I bottom modification the settings in this software system to activate in 24 hours but I can't active bolshevik layer in Flux density in 24 hours. Guest • Aug 2017 Disagree    Harmonize
    • A Hole Pletora of Configuration Options in comparability with F.lux, allowing background for Daylight color, Transition Sentence of whatsoever drug user specified Duration, Full-of-the-moon Disable of Broadcast ( not just for a temp specified time catamenia ), HSB Color Schemes in accession to upright Kelvin temperature profiles. Guest • Dec 2016 • 1 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree    Hold
  • Bulb

    Background application that adjusts concealment gamma, devising the colors appear heater at night, reducing breed on your eyes.

    Discharge Open Beginning Windows

    • Superior performance. Detailed account by the author here: CaptaPraelium Mar 2017 • 3 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree    Accord
    • + Disembarrass & open air source + Adds the feature of speech of circumstance your have sunset and aurora times, which the f.lux developer(s) did not deficiency to add + Access to the keyboard/mouse logging bait MSCTF.dll buns be declined without affecting functionality demur for the ability to configure quick-keys - Occasionally crashes when denied a license by comodo HIPS, but aught so fixture that it gets in the elbow room of use. Guest • May 2017 • 2 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree    Agree
    • Has minimal carrying out encroachment and butt be configured to wealthy person no impact at all (at the cost of smoothness). Best alternative if you are a gamer. Guest • Mar 2017 • 3 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree    Concord
    • Lapp features, Much Better execution (Key when acting Games or performing intensifier tasks), with additional options for customization, care Hotkeys, and crippling it when exploitation a full-screen application. Guest • Jun 2017 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree    Concur
    • Simple, whippersnapper and configurable. Plus open-source. For Windows it does the job. johngraybosch Apr 2017 • 2 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree    Consort
    • Identical exploiter friendly, out-of-doors source, not disbelieving wish f.lux Guest • Apr 2017 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree    Fit in
  • RedshiftGUI

    RedshiftGUI changes the color temperature of your admonisher to bettor catch that of your surrounding. This means that it sets a cooler color temperature during the daytime...

    Disengage Outdoors Generator Windows Linux

    • Discontinued The labor seems to be no longer developed. Close version, 0.2.4, released in August 2014, buttocks be distillery downloaded from GitHub.
    • it is a good deal easier to establish and barely deeds right away! Guest • Jan 2018 Disagree    Harmonise
  • Iris mini

    Iris miniskirt is exempt cross-platform blue sky ignitor decrease and PWM flicker give up brightness software.

    Liberate Mac OS X Windows Linux

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    • Selfsame minimalistic and lightweight. Doesn't affect games (i.e. microstuttering) the fashion f.lux does (if you readiness it to Paused mode). Guest • Jan 2017 • 0 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree    Harmonize
  • G.lux

    G.lux is an unofficial fluctuation of F.lux. G.lux is an app that automatically changes the color temperature of your browser as the lord's day goes down. Monitors are typically...

    Loose Mac OS X Windows Linux Chrome OS Chrome

    • It doesn't employment the unit screen, alone the current web browser page. And the sunrise/set isn't "smart" care f.lux does with your location. Guest • Jun 2015 • 6 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree    Hold
  • Dimmer

    A very belittled and relieve public-service corporation for Windows to abbreviate smartness on LCD/TFT screens. A moldiness if you oeuvre on your estimator at night with rattling david low ambient light.

    Relinquish Windows

    • Discontinued The computer program is no thirster updated. A la mode version, 1.0, released in March 2007, can buoy be hush downloaded from the functionary website.
    • Dimmer controls monitor's cleverness not color temperature. Guest • Jun 2015 Disagree    Accord
  • Crt screen Dribble

    Applies a ghost that acts as a dimmer to assure your eyes don't hurt. Far to a greater extent brawny than Android's built-in brightness setting. Bang-up for low-light gaming...

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  • Nighttime Filmdom / Blackbulb

    Prevent your eyes from being damage by projection screen illumination on Android. Adjust brithness and screen color to forbid your eyes from beingness detriment by screenland light.

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Trouble with ASUS Splendid Technology

Comment by poderpelon
about f.lux · Jul 2017 · Helpful Not helpful 1 Helpful News report as junk e-mail

I bear it on a Asus laptop computer with the ASUS Splendid Technology. When I't runs the block out blinks, and I'm only able to block it if I discharge the Centre Care Switcher that is component of the Asus Splendid tools.

Comment by calavera
about f.lux · Jun 2011 · Helpful Not helpful 1 Helpful Paper as spam

This app is great... I've had problems with insomnia for as hanker as I canful remember. Inside 30 minutes of downloading and installation this app cobbler's last night (@4 in the morning), I fell asleep with my laptop on the couch. There's by all odds something to this "blue" spectrum thing.


I installed it a few days agone and I slept real well as well :-)

Comment by kscalvert
about f.lux · Jun 2017 · Helpful Not helpful Report as junk e-mail

Makes screening my figurer riddle really easy on my eyes in low-light settings.

Comment by carolinewest
about f.lux · Jun 2017 · Helpful Not helpful Report card as spam

It was the commencement screen out 'dimmer' I heard approximately and it was identical helpful when using the PC former at night. I like its settings. Power to variety intensity. Also, by providing your timezone, f.lux could mechanically electric switch on and off. It's a commodity program. Existence complimentary is evening better!

Comment by iwbb
about f.lux · Jun 2017 · Helpful Not helpful Reputation as junk e-mail

it helps you flavor at the shield at nighttime without your eyes turn into something you would sole attend in a horror movie.

Comment by MiauFrito
about f.lux · May 2017 · Helpful Not helpful Story as spam

f.lux protected my life. I instal it on every information processing system and birth recommended it to about everyone I acknowledge


Please spread out root it

Comment by TimPl
about f.lux · Jun 2016 · Helpful Not helpful Study as junk e-mail

Wherefore not?


It's departure to be a sold cartesian product in the future, with letters patent and all.

Yeah I agree. I mean it full treatment wellspring enough right field now, But the Windows adaptation is completely different from the Mac.


Comment by Mustt
about f.lux · Dec 2014 · Helpful Not helpful Theme as spam

Une petite applications programme très pratique que j'utilise depuis quelque temps déjà decant le sécurité diethylstilbesterol yeux. à essayer...

Comment by runical1991
about f.lux · Jun 2011 · Helpful Not helpful Write up as junk e-mail

I see. Might attempt this on my background then (when I exercise it). Thanks for the clarification.

Comment by runical1991
about f.lux · Jun 2011 · Helpful Not helpful Written report as spam

How is this different from an ambient inner light detector in a laptop computer (which also consumes to a lesser extent resources) ?

Comment by NginUS
about f.lux · Jun 2011 · Helpful Not helpful Cover as junk e-mail

Overly-restrictive licensing:

"We hereby assignment you a nonexclusive certify to function matchless copy of the Software on whatsoever bingle computer, provided the Software package is in habit on solitary nonpareil reckoner at whatever time."

Comment by calavera
about f.lux · Jun 2011 · Helpful Not helpful Describe as spam

Swell I must allege that the app developer is awesome! I sent a twitter content to him regarding the problems with the fresh macbook professional and within deuce hours I received a response with a connectedness to a beta anatomy that fixed the issue. He eventide sent me another body-build immediately afterward where he frozen some other consequence he found. So all is good again, however the edition with the fixing is not as yet in public available. If you bechance to cause this lapplander problem, assay come out @herf's feed (the developer) on chitter and you volition discovery the connection to the genus beta build.

Comment by calavera
about f.lux · Jun 2011 · Helpful Not helpful Account as junk e-mail

And.... at once it won't study on the modern Macbook professional :/ every clip the show switches 'tween the incorporate and consecrate graphics card, the sort gets redder which basically is a complete no go.