Workrave

Average User Rating:
4.9
out of 7 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    1.9.3
  • Total Downloads:
    4,797
  • Date Added:
    February 04, 2011
  • File Size:
    13.63MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    28
  • Operating Systems:
    Windows 95/98/NT/2000/XP

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5 stars

"Great, great program!"

July 04, 2014  |  By Thomas5020

 |  Version: Workrave 1.10.1

Pros

- Free
- Works Well
- Includes useful exercises and demonstrates them for you!
- Ability to customize break times and limits
- Ability to enable or disable the 'skip' and 'postpone' buttons

Cons

- Y'know what? I actually can;t find any!

Summary

If you sue a computer loads like it do, you will find yourself with a rather annoying thing called RSI, I have got a Repetitive Strain Injury which causes pain and discomfort in the wrists and arms/shoulders. Thanks to this free program, I am able to easily address the issue and so far my wrists are getting better and I can now use a mouse without pain or a wrist support! Oh, time for a micro break!

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5 stars

"Best of it's class (for the price)"

October 09, 2013  |  By dufaus

 |  Version: Workrave 1.10.1

Pros

- Rest and Break timers start (5 seconds) after you stop typing or using mouse
- Can adjust settings to suit your use
- No ads

Cons

- Can be (very) annoying when you first start using it, but then again, it's meant to be

Summary

I've used Workrave for at least 7 years and have had no RSI related injuries in all that time. Since I work in IT and I'm on a computer at least 7 hours a day, I find no injuries quite remarkable. I'd recommend Workrave to anyone.

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Full Specifications

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General
Publisher Workrave
Publisher web site http://www.workrave.org/
Release Date February 04, 2011
Date Added February 04, 2011
Version 1.9.3
Category
Category Educational Software
Subcategory Teaching Tools
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows 2000, Windows NT, Windows XP
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 13.63MB
File Name workrave-win32-v1.10.1-installer.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 4,797
Downloads Last Week 28
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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