Workrave

Average User Rating:
4.9
out of 7 votes
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Quick Specs

Version:
1.9.3
File Size:
13.63MB
Date Added:
February 04, 2011
Price:
Free
Operating Systems:
Windows 95/98/NT/2000/XP
Total Downloads:
4,797
Downloads Last Week:
28
Additional Requirements:
Not available

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All User Reviews
  • All Versions:

    4.9

    out of 7 votes

    • 5 star: 6
    • 4 star: 1
    • 3 star: 0
    • 2 star: 0
    • 1 star: 0
  • Current Version:

    4.7

    out of 3 votes

    • 5 star: 2
    • 4 star: 1
    • 3 star: 0
    • 2 star: 0
    • 1 star: 0
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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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