Marxio Timer is a free, award winning, powerful program that can run over 16 actions predefined actions like:
- Turn off, restart computer
-Llogout user or lock workstation
- Hibernate or suspend computer
- Display text or play sound
- Run or close selected, running program or process
- Temporarily deactivate screensaver
- Send/press selected key combination to active window
- Click mouse at selected coordinates - left, right, middle button
- Make desktop screenshot and save to file
- Stopper to measure time (ascending)
Actions can be executed at the time specified by user - when idle time elapses or at selected hour. It can also repeat actions after n minutes or start countdown seconds to execute action. Marxio Timer can display countdown window, can be minimized to tray icon, on taskbar or hidden from user eyes completely. Started actions can be secured with password - no terminate possible if user doesn't know the right password.
Created actions can be saved for further use and shortcut can be put on Windows desktop or autostart group to speed up access to created actions.
Marxo Timer has eye friendly user interface, a lot of keyboard shortcuts, almost any visual control has a hint describing its function, so even program manual is not needed, even for kids :)
Program is very easy to use with a user friendly interface. See screenshots above.
Few examples of what Marxio Timer can do:
timer - shutting down computer at selected hour,
reminder - display text or play sound at selected time, like every 30 min, once, after 30 min, in 30 min, after idle time, cpu usage level,
running or terminating other applications - Timer works in background and executes or terminates specificed program based on its title name or filename,
stopwatch - with start/stop/pause/reset buttons and optional title,
parental control - locks computer after specified time elapses, thus blocking childred to play games - password needed to unlock computer or make screenshots every 10 seconds for further preview,
energy saver - computer enters hibernate/standby mode after specified "idle time" elapses, saving your energy bills, or just makes itself quiet when you are already aslept,
security - locks computer after or every selected "idle time" making it Windows settings independent or more customizable,
watching movies - just play your movie and run this action. Screensaver will be temporarily disabled until you close this program,
make screenshots - one or many, once or cyclically. Useful action if you want to remind youself of what you did during work day,
cyclically reset computer - reset your computer or terminal and start booting it from network again using bootp/dhcp protocol
tens of other actions - according to your needs and thanks to very frequent updates, extending MT by new actions.
Marxio Timer can now easily replace about 5-7 different applications with equal or similar functionality, but also adding unique, easy to use scheduler settings that is rarely found in freeware appplications.