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You deserve a break
About the Release Notes

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The latest release of Time Out is version 2.3.

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Time Out 2.3
(Release 2037): released 2017-10-01; requires macOS 10.10 or later; High Sierra compatible

Optional postpone and skip display and limits

Option to show break labels as mini pie chart

Theme changes

Other improvements

Time Out 2.2.1
(Release 2030): released 2017-03-17; requires macOS 10.10 or later; Sierra compatible
Time Out 2.2
(Release 2029): released 2017-03-13; requires macOS 10.10 or later; Sierra compatible

Optionally track breaks and/or app usage via a new Activity feature

More themes

Break theme improvements

Break action improvements

Added a View menu

Other improvements

Time Out 2.1
(Release 2024): released 2016-09-19; requires macOS 10.10 or later; Sierra compatible

Better Schedule options

The Status item can now omit Micro breaks

New menu commands to improve discoverability

Improved Play Sound action

Added a Post Tweet action

More actions

Setup Assistant assistance

Supporter improvements

Other improvements

Time Out 2.0.2
(Release 2022): released 2016-03-23; requires macOS 10.10 or later; El Capitan compatible

Scheduler improvements

Mac App Store fixes

Time Out 2.0.1
(Release 2021): released 2016-03-14; requires macOS 10.10 or later; El Capitan compatible

Added Dejus YouTube themes

Made some things more intuitive

Mac App Store fixes

Time Out 2.0
(Release 2020): released 2016-03-03; requires macOS 10.10 or later; El Capitan compatible

Redesigned app icon

Get started quickly with the Setup Assistant

Redesigned Preferences window

No longer needs to be in the Dock

New menubar status item

Assign global keyboard shortcuts to start, defer, pause, etc

Add any number of breaks

Rename, label and comment on breaks

Scheduling improvements

Limit breaks to a time range

Support for natural breaks

Better appearance

Customizable HTML-based break themes

Redesigned & movable control panel during breaks

Add actions to notify of due, starting or finishing breaks

Enhanced app exclusions

Faster app updates

Several advanced options

New supporter options

Help improvements

Optimized for Yosemite and El Capitan

Time Out 1.7.1
(Release 1036): released 2012-11-25; requires macOS 10.7 or later; 64-bit; Mountain Lion-ready
Time Out 1.7
(Release 1035): released 2012-07-25; requires macOS 10.7 or later; 64-bit; Mountain Lion-ready
Time Out 1.6.5
(Release 1032): released 2012-04-22; requires macOS 10.5 or later; Universal Binary; Lion-ready
Time Out 1.6.4
(Release 1031): released 2012-02-21; requires macOS 10.5 or later; Universal Binary; Lion-ready
Time Out 1.6.3
(Release 1030): released 2011-11-11; requires macOS 10.5 or later; Universal Binary; Lion-ready
Time Out 1.6.2
(Release 1028): released 2011-09-29; requires macOS 10.5 or later; Universal Binary; Lion-ready
Time Out 1.6.1
(Release 1027): released 2011-08-30; requires macOS 10.5 or later; Universal Binary; Lion-ready
Time Out 1.6
(Release 1026): released 2011-08-29; requires macOS 10.5 or later; Universal Binary; Lion-ready
Time Out 1.5.7
(Release 1024): released 2011-01-06; requires macOS 10.4 or later; Universal Binary; Snow Leopard-ready
Time Out 1.5.6
(Release 1023): released 2010-02-15; requires macOS 10.4 or later; Universal Binary; Snow Leopard-ready
Time Out 1.5.5
(Release 1022): released 2009-09-10; requires macOS 10.4 or later; Universal Binary; Snow Leopard-ready
Time Out 1.5.4
(Release 1021): released 2009-05-04; requires macOS 10.4 or later; Universal Binary; Leopard-ready
Time Out 1.5.3
(Release 1020): released 2008-06-19; requires macOS 10.3.9 or later; Universal Binary; Leopard-ready
Time Out 1.5.2
(Release 1019): released 2008-02-04; requires macOS 10.3.9 or later; Universal Binary
Time Out 1.5.1
(Release 1018): released 2007-08-06; requires macOS 10.3.9 or later; Universal Binary
Time Out 1.5
(Release 1017): released 2007-07-30; requires macOS 10.3.9 or later; Universal Binary
Time Out 1.4.1
(Release 1015): released 2006-04-22; requires macOS 10.3.9 or later; Universal Binary
Time Out 1.4
(Release 1014): released 2006-02-28; requires macOS 10.3.9 or later; Universal Binary
Time Out 1.3.2
(Release 1010): released 2005-09-29; requires macOS 10.3.9 or later; Tiger and Intel compatible
Time Out 1.3.1
(Release 1009): released 2005-09-28; requires macOS 10.3.9 or later; Tiger and Intel compatible
Time Out 1.3
(Release 1008): released 2005-06-28; requires macOS 10.3.9 or later; Tiger and Intel compatible
Time Out 1.2
(Release 1004): released 2005-03-28; requires macOS 10.2 or later
Time Out 1.1
(Release 1003): released 2004-11-08; requires macOS 10.2 or later
Time Out 1.0
(Release 1002): released 2003-08-18; requires macOS 10.2 or later