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Power Manager 4.5.4 Released

Today we released Power Manager and Power Manager Pro 4.5.4. This update fixes a bug affecting the macOS 10.12 beta releases and includes updates to third party libraries. Read more…

Published 30 August 2016

How to Show an Inactivity Warning

Inactivity triggered events are frequently used to automatically log out or shut down Macs left unused or idle. This is great for public computers and Macs in academic environments such as labs. In this recipe, we learn how to warn users well before the log out. Read more…

Published 3 August 2016

How to Trigger an Event with the Power Manager Application

On-demand events can be triggered manually. In this recipe we show how to do this using the Power Manager application on macOS. Read more…

Published 21 July 2016

How to Add On-Demand Behaviour to an Event

Power Manager events are typically performed when a specific trigger is detected. The range of available triggers is large and often extended in our free updates, but sometimes it is useful to be able to trigger your events manually. Read more…

Published 5 July 2016

Signed for macOS 10.12 Sierra

Last week at WWDC, Apple announced that it is now possible to digitally sign disk images. From today, all DssW disk images have been signed. Read more…

Published 20 June 2016

Preparing for macOS 10.12 Sierra

We will be supporting macOS 10.12, the successor to OS X 10.11. As with previous major updates to the Mac operating system, we are working with the developer previews and preparing updates where needed. Read more…

Published 14 June 2016


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