TOKYO (Tom Bluewater) – Suddenly Susan, we have been under cold temperatures in the Tokyo area for the past several days. I guess we are in the winter. Umm… I definitely don’t like it. I guess we have to endure it for the next four months.
Well, we are releasing the second software title of the month today. This new release is called Deskcap 3.
Deskcap 3 is a desktop application that lets you create a virtual frame on your desktop. Imagine a situation where you have to create a desktop movie. If you have a large display like one capable of showing 2,560 points x 1,440 points, you may only need a portion of it, say, 1,440 points x 900 points at the top left corner. In this situation, you can use Deskcap 3 to create a virtual frame so that it will cover the outside of the visible area with a color frame.\n\nYou can create any number of virtual frames. The application comes with a status menu. In order to set a virtual frame, you can just select one under the status menu.
- The application has been re-written from scratch in Swift.
- The user can now take a screenshot of the visible area of the current frame.
- Create a virtual work area. Save one as a preset.
- Select one of the two frame types (solid frame or border frame) from application’s status menu. Choose a frame from application’s status menu to set a virtual work area over the desktop area.
- Set the border width of border frames.
- Take a screenshot of the visible area of the current frame.
- Let the application delay in taking a screenshot by counting down numbers.
- Languages: English only.
- The application supports the retina display. (tested with 2014 2.6 GHz 13″ MacBook Pro)
- Application file size: 20.6 MB.
- The application comes with a built-in 11-page user guide. Click on the button that says ‘User’s guide’ in the Home screen.
- 10.14 (tested with 10.14.6), 10.15 (tested with 10.15.1)
- 64-bit system
- The application is free to use for the first week. Further continuous use of this application will require a one-time purchase of an in-app product.
- The application window is not resizable. Its size is fixed.
Version 3.0.5 (Released on December 6th, 2019)
- The tooltip of the top point label now indicates the height between the top edge of the menu bar to the bottom edge of the window.
- When the user selects one of the following colors in creating a new frame, the application set a wrong color to the frame window: Dark salmon, Salmon, Light salmon.
- The application will disable the new frame toolbar button when it is allowed to go poof 5 seconds after startup.
- Fix: When the user chose to delay in taking a screenshot, the application started counting down numbers without showing the start number.
Version 3.0.2 (Released on November 26th, 2019)
- The application is now compatible with macOS 10.13.
- Some changes are made to the appearance mode (Light, Dark).
There is no trial or demo version available since the application is available for free.
There is no video tutorial at this time.
This application does not collect privacy data from its users. It does not share any type of data with a third party.
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