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Adjustable Idle Detection

Dear David,

You're Time Out software has helped me tremendously with my RSI. I appreciate the time you've spent developing the application and intend to continue supporting you/it.

I find that the idle detection time value is too long for my work flow. If you could make the idle detection time value adjustable or shorter, I would greatly appreciate it. I believe that others would make use of this feature as well.

Thank you for taking the time to read my message.

You have my support regardless,

Michael C.

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Re: Adjustable Idle Detection

Hi Michael,

Thank you for the kind words; much appreciated.

Time Out detects idle at 30 seconds, and considers it "officially" idle at 60 seconds. What period would you prefer?

I did consider making this configurable, but my philosophy is to keep things as simple as possible, not adding extra options unless they add significant value, to avoid making the app too complex. But I can see some merit in adding an option for this, even if only on the Advanced page. If I get more requests for this, I'll certainly reconsider adding it.