Cockpit is the missing Mac control center for all your apps and tasksSystem tasks (CPU, RAM usage and more)
Use Cockpit for running almost any task with a click of a button. Thanks to its plugin based architecture, Cockpit is highly extendable: you set the limits!
And with its super easy approach it is perfect for newcomers and pros.
Preinstalled Controls Plugins
Batch image editing
Batch file renaming
Control iTunes (supports cover art, ratings)
Control safari (fast bookmark access, switch tabs, ...)
Capture tasks (Screen, Audio Video Capture, ...)
Create todos, iCal events, mails and more
Browse the Controls Gallery for even more free plugins
Cockpit is based on plugins called Controls. Each Control consists of up to 12 tasks that are referenced to 12 buttons in the Cockpit Control Panel window.
Tasks can consist of Automator workflows, Apple Script or shell scripts.
Example use cases for Cockpit and tasks:
System optimization tasks
Control multimedia apps like EyeTV or DVD Player
Launch files and applications
Batch convert files like video or audio files
Backup files or volumes
and much much more
Extend Cockpit with new Controls plugins. Browse through dozens of Controls in the built in Controls Gallery letting you experience new plugins every day.
Once you found your preferred Control in the Controls Gallery, just click "Install" and Cockpit will automatically download and install it for you.
Global Hotkeys and More
In the Cockpit Controls Manager you can not only set global hotkeys for every task in a Control, it also lets you manage your Controls in every aspect.
Sort Controls with drag and drop
Deactivate and activate Controls
Install and uninstall Controls
Access the Controls Gallery and more
Creating your own Controls is super easy thanks to the built-in editor. There are no coding skills required.
Controls can be built by using Automator, Apple Script or shell script or a combination of those 3 types.
When finished, you can submit your Control to the Controls Gallery and share it with Cockpit users worldwide!
With the new Cockpit you can build Controls just like the ones preinstalled for you. it is even possible to display messages in the Controls Display or on overlays.
You can even display outputs from scripts and more using the Automator action "Display Text", which can be accessed directly in Automator.
Furthermore you can set a Control icon and a monochrome blue display icon to give it the final touches.
Super easy development, no coding skills required
Develop with Automator, Apple Script or shell script
Built-in editor for Apple Script (with code highlighting) and shell script
Automator is just a click away
Test-run your tasks
Support for your Control icon and display icon
Support for displaying messages via display or overlay
Submit your Control to the Controls Gallery with Cockpit
More information is available in the Cockpit help built into Cockpit
Fixed minor bugs reported by our users.
Cockpit (com.greenandslimy.cockpitapp) is a Mac software application that has been discovered and submitted by users of Software.com.
Operating System: Mac
Default Install Path: /Applications/Utilities/Cockpit.app
Minimum OS version: 10.6