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How to Prepare a Schedule for File Configuration

Power Manager can be managed using a technique called file configuration. File configuration involves placing a file of settings and commands in a secure folder for Power Manager to read. In this recipe we use the new -file-configuration flag added to pmctl. This flag eases the creation of the configuration file. Read more…

Published 4 May 2022

How to Run a Script When the Battery is Charged

You can create an event in Power Manager to automatically perform tasks when the computer's battery reaches a specific charge. In this recipe, we will create an event that runs a script when the battery reaches 90% charged. Read more…

Published 17 January 2022

Power Manager 5.9.0 Released

We are pleased to announce the launch of Power Manager 5.9. This update introduces a new astronomic calculations library and improvements to the user interface. Read more…

Published 21 November 2021

Power Manager 5.8.0 Released

We are pleased to announce the launch of Power Manager 5.8. This update adds support for running Shortcuts as part of a schedule. Read more…

Published 27 October 2021

Power Manager 5.7.0 Released

We are pleased to announce the launch of Power Manager 5.7. This update changes how Pluggable Authentication Modules (PAM) are used in preparation for the next version of macOS. Read more…

Published 29 September 2021

Power Manager 5.6.0 Released

We are pleased to announce the launch of Power Manager 5.6. This update introduces new log out trigger options and minor fixes. Read more…

Published 11 February 2021


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