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Screen Ruler is a desktop utility displaying translucent rulers on top of all your windows on your screen, horizontal and vertical rulers.
  • background may become translucent (but not the ticks)
  • diplay units: pixels, inches, and centimeters
  • ticks on top and bottom (i.e. left and right) of the ruler
  • rulers have no window shadow
  • display the position of the mouse relative to the ruler origin
  • anchor vertical and horizontal ruler
  • additional pixel-by-pixel moving with the cursor keys

What's New

Version 2.2 adds the following:
  • measuring in Pica
  • better visual display when displaying inches and centimeters
  • includes default dpi settings for all current Apple hardware


Mac OS X 10.1 or later

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Current Version (2.x)


Downloads 6,966
Version Downloads 5,141
License Shareware
Date 10 Apr 2003
Platform OS X / PPC 32
Price $9.95
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