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Nenad Hrg's OnlyStopWatch has what we need in a desktop stopwatch, plus a few extras. For starters, it's portable freeware, so you can take it with you on a USB thumb drive. It can time to the millisecond, so it's precise enough for nearly any use. It counts down, too; and you can start the Stopwatch feature from a preset time point. A fullscreen view and high-contrast color options make for good visibility at a distance or outdoors. And you can start and stop the timer with a mouse click, which means any device that can activate a mouse click, so OnlyStopWatch has a tremendous range of potential applications. We tried OnlyStopWatch 3.44 for 64-bit Windows. A 32-bit version is also available, and each takes up less space than a small JPEG, so carrying both versions on a USB drive is no problem.

OnlyStopWatch opens with running minutes, seconds, and (in smaller numerals) milliseconds. The toolbar activates and lists function keys for basic commands: F5 Reset, F6 Continue/Pause, and so on. Why Continue/Pause and not Start/Stop? Perhaps because OnlyStopWatch's controls have been translated from German (a few commands aren't translated) but then many other interface languages are available, too, as well as interface colors. OnlyStopWatch offers a range of two-tone highlighted color schemes that may not suit every taste but offer good visual contrast. We enabled the hours counter on the Program menu. We could turn off milliseconds, set the mouse click option, change the color and language, and set other preferences, too.

A computer stopwatch that doesn't keep totally accurate time isn't worth reviewing, and most that do are freeware; so when evaluating stopwatch apps, we consider what sets one apart from the others. OnlyStopWatch has the feel of a field-tested application. We'd like a color-picker (we always want one, though) and maybe customizable numerals, but as a PC timekeeping instrument, it's hard to fault.

 
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Full Specifications

What's new in version 3.44

Version 3.44 has fixed bug in the translation export.

General

Publisher Nenad Hrg
Publisher web site http://www.softwareok.com
Release Date August 02, 2013
Date Added August 03, 2013
Version 3.44

Category

Category Desktop Enhancements
Subcategory Alarms & Clock Software

Operating Systems

Operating Systems Windows 98/Me/NT/2000/XP/2003/Vista/Server 2008/7/8
Additional Requirements None

Download Information

File Size 67.84KB
File Name OnlyStopWatch_x64.zip

Popularity

Total Downloads 2,579
Downloads Last Week 1

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License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free
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