Clean Slate will let you quickly clean up your desktop by hiding all the icons that normally junk it up.Quickly hide the icons on your desktop
It's useful for taking screenshots, giving presentations, or just plain making your desktop look more organized.
When was the last time you wanted a clean desktop?
Was it when:
you were giving a presentation
you wanted to show your screen to someone
you were recording a screen movie
you wanted less clutter
you were taking a screenshot
If you're like many Mac users, you keep things on the desktop that you use a lot, or that you're working on at the moment, or that you plan to keep around. Over time, these things pile up.
Many of us have lots of icons on our desktop because we use the desktop for lots of things. But when it comes time to show our desktop to others, then we want it to be clean. You can spend precious time cleaning it by hand - filing, renaming and rearranging icons,
Or you can use Clean Slate to quickly hide your desktop icons until you need them again.
Clean Slate offers:
Good for presentations, screen shots, screen movies & serendipity
keyboard shortcut for quick access
you choose: show it in the menu bar, in the dock, or neither
select any image on your computer using the picture browser: iPhoto, Lightroom and Aperture photos, Documents folder, Pictures folder, or anywhere else
drag in pictures from most image programs or from the web
no fuss multiple monitor support
start at login
support for Exposé: your choice: show icons or not
Finder integration: double-click to see desktop icons or control-click to see icons in a menu
Fixed a bug where quitting Clean Slate would not quit the background and menubar application in cases where the user would expect that it should
Clean Slate (com.oldjewel.clean-slate) is a Mac software application that has been discovered and submitted by users of Software.com.
Operating System: Mac
Default Install Path: /Applications/Clean Slate.app
Minimum OS version: 10.6
Copyright: (c)2011, Old Jewel Software