Set a schedule for each app (or All apps) to allow unblocked usage for specific days and times.
A failed attempt to access an app is recorded with the date, time, and optional photo (for iSight equipped Macs).
Does not modify any system or application files. Works with the apps and settings you currently use.
Set a timeout value to automatically exit inactive apps after the elapsed time expires. Great for Mac Mail and Safari.
Hide the icon and use a fake error message so the user won't know the app is blocked.
Many options to control how and when blocked apps can be used.
« The more I think about this app, the more uses I think of. Have a shared family Mac? Keep the kids from messing with Quicken or other financial apps. »
« Mac App Blocker is an elegant, inexpensive Mac app that password protects every app on your Mac. If you have the password, you can use the app. No password? No app. »
« Plus, Mac App Blocker keeps track of when someone tries to use an app without authorization and takes a photo (on iSight equipped Macs). »
« So this is a good tool for anyone with a Mac that travels, anyone with a Mac in the office, and just as important, anyone with a Mac at home that has family members who may have access.»
« Creating a passcode for individual applications should be a built-in feature for all devices. »
« Mac App Blocker is a very useful app that offers security when you can’t simply put in a login password. This is perfect for a shared work computer or a shared family computer. »