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Hide Icons
Hide Icons
5.0
Hide Icons free download for Mac

Hide Icons

Version 2.0

Hides or Shows Desktop icons.

Hide Icons overview

Hide Icons simply Hides or Shows Desktop icons either by a menu or by a Services shortcut. It behaves correctly when Expose is invoked and will learn which Desktop goes with which Space by watching you.

Supports any number of monitors and Spaces. Can remove the menu (just re-run Hide Icons for get back the menu). Lazy update (every 1 minute) for time varying Desktop and is aware of Appearances (i.e. Dark Mode) changes for macOS 10.14 and above.

What’s new in version 2.0

Updated on May 14 2022

  • Complete rewrite of internal class to work around various Apple bugs
  • Tested with multiple monitors (including 4k) and multiple Spaces
  • Still no workaround for flashing icons under Big Sur when switching Spaces

Information

License

Free

Size

3.7 MB

Downloads

180

App requirements

  • Intel 64
  • Apple Silicon
  • macOS 10.12.0 or later
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macupdate-293
Aug 30 2021
1.1
5.0
Aug 30 2021
5.0
Version: 1.1
Version 1.2 is available from Mac App store- allows for one click toggle between Show and Hide Desktop icons. I would update here, but for some reason, macupdate doesn't recognize me as the developer and simply refuses to allow me to take ownership. Alas..
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