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Breakaway is a utility that will pause/resume iTunes for you whenever you unplug and/or plug in your headphones. You can now walk away from your computer for a moment without missing a beat of your favorite song, or disturbing anyone with your speakers coming on.

Optionally, you can enable mute button functionality, which makes your mute button act as a pause for iTunes. Need to take a call? Hit mute on your keyboard and talk all you need. As soon as you unmute, iTunes will resume once more.

Note: If you want to use Breakaway solely for mute button functionality, be sure to disable "Headphones mode"


What's New in Breakaway

Version 2.0.1:
  • [FIX] Preferences accessible through icon double-click

Requirements for Breakaway

  • Mac OS X 10.5 or later
  • iTunes 7.0.1 (lowest tested version).
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Breakaway User Discussion

4.5 4
Current Version (2.x)
Downloads 47,020
Version Downloads 33,555
License Free
Date 22 Aug 2011
Platform OS X / PPC 32 / Intel 32
Price Free
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