EarthDesk for Mac

EarthDesk for Mac

Download Editors' Rating:
4
Excellent
Average User Rating:
3.3
out of 26 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    5.7.1
  • Total Downloads:
    52,843
  • Date Added:
    Apr. 05, 2011
  • Price:
    Free to try (Watermark on image); $24.95 to buy
  • File Size:
    39.88MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    24
  • Platform:
    Mac
  • Product ranking:
    #9 in Screensavers

Editors' Review

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A static desktop image, although pretty, often loses its luster in a short time. EarthDesk, with multiple, real-time updated views of Earth, presents the perfect replacement for the stale, static image on your screen. In addition to the stunning views of Earth, the program features numerous options for configuring map images, giving you complete control over the maps on your screen. We like the variety of views and 3D renderings of the globe as seen from space. Maps also can be centered on a particular city. You can watch as the map remains stationary while the sun and moon move about your home location as the center point, for example. EarthDesk's customization options and ease of use make it not only educational, but fun for anyone with an interest in our planet.

 
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User Reviews
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5 stars

"Easy on the eye"

April 15, 2011  |  By joe.mckenna

 |  Version: EarthDesk 5.7.1

Pros

Works very well.

Cons

A little slow to load

Summary

Very good response when I had a problem

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 5.7.1
  • Fixes a bug that would prevent EarthDesk from starting up if the "Restore Background" option in the Display Tab was not checked.
  • Options in the Shading menu are now renamed so that the same text is displayed in both the Display Tab menu and the menu bar menu.
  • Minor performance and stability enhancements.
General
Publisher Xeric Design
Publisher web site http://www.xericdesign.com
Release Date April 05, 2011
Date Added April 05, 2011
Version 5.7.1
Category
Category Screensavers & Wallpaper
Subcategory Screensavers
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Mac OS X 10.5 PPC, Mac OS X 10.6, Mac OS X 10.5 Intel, Mac OS X 10.5.6 Intel, Mac OS X 10.6 Intel, Macintosh
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 39.88MB
File Name earthdesk.dmg
Popularity
Total Downloads 52,843
Downloads Last Week 24
Pricing
License Model Free to try
Limitations Watermark on image
Price $24.95

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