Measure distances on your screen

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Below, a list of software (Onscreen rulers) that will allow you to measure the distance between two points on your screen.

For Windows


Pixel Ruler : freeware for Windows 98, ME, NT4, 2000, XP, Vista.

For Mac OS


GNU / Linux

  • KRuler : open source, being part of KDEGraphics (KDE).
  • ScreenRuler Open source, being part of Gnome.
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