Timer for Macs

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Apr 16th, '09, 21:46
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Timer for Macs

by TheJerseyDevil » Apr 16th, '09, 21:46

The Timer tool sounds ridiculously useful. I'd much rather just set it instead of nervously watching the clock for a few minutes, especially since I'm prone to forgetting. I would love to be able to use the timer, but I have a Mac. Any chance on making a timer feature that is Mac compatible?

I'm stuck using a pizza timer widget right now that is hideous!

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by Proinsias » Apr 16th, '09, 22:20

As much as I hate to encourage the use of timing devices for tea is there any issue with using a web based one?

This kind of thing.

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by Anelezel » Apr 16th, '09, 22:34

There is a widget for tea timing on the apple website, its super cute and you can customize the colors.

Here you go!

http://www.apple.com/downloads/dashboar ... timer.html

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by TheJerseyDevil » Apr 16th, '09, 23:05

Thank you Anelezel! You have no idea how long I searched that exact page for something like that :P

Proinsias - I don't always have internet. The wireless in my dorm is rather moody :P
And why do you discourage the use of a timer?

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by geeber1 » Apr 17th, '09, 11:15

Jersey,

I use this Tea Timer on my mac:

http://www.herwig-henseler.de/teatimer

I like that it lets you choose left or right-handed. I have it set to open when I log-in, and it sits in my dock.

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by ASUnurse26 » Apr 26th, '09, 14:09

I tried using the Mac widget tea timer and when I enter a time and hit the start button it doesn't count down. It doesn't do anything. I also can't figure out how to customize it. Any thoughts? Any help would be appreciated!

Sarah

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