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SwitchResX for Mac

By Stephane Madrau Free to try

Key Details of SwitchResX

  • Custom resolutions, desktop icon position saving & more
  • Last updated on 09/10/20
  • There have been 2 updates within the past 6 months
  • The current version has 0 flags on VirusTotal badge_icon

Developer's Description

SwitchRes X helps you manage the resolution of all your monitors. You can access to the resolutions of all your displays in a simple, customizable menu. SwitchRes X incorporates features relative to the Monitor Resolution, Monitor BitDepth, and Video Mirroring into one single utility. You can use its menu in the Menu Bar or click on the Finder Desktop with its Contextual Menu Plugin to gain access to all these settings from within every application. It even allows you to create new custom resolutions.

Full Specifications

What's new in version 4.10.1

  • Corrects a bug showing resolutions menus with badges when using dark mode
  • Corrects a bug showing not showing checkmark if a chosen resolution uses a warning symbol
  • Correctly restores mirroring state when quitting a monitored Application using a Display Set
  • Correctly saves custom resolutions with blanking values bigger than 4095
  • Corrected recording of any color profile change if AppleScript recording is used
  • Corrects some issues applying Display Sets when using the "Computer wakes up" event
  • Doesn't leave temporary files after saving custom resolutions


Release September 10, 2020
Date Added September 10, 2020
Version 4.10.1

Operating Systems

Operating Systems Macintosh
Additional Requirements
  • macOS Catalina
  • macOS Mojave
  • macOS High Sierra
  • macOS Sierra
  • OS X El Capitan
  • OS X Yosemite
  • OS X Mavericks


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