Download Menu Bar - Best Software & Apps

  • Synergy

    1.3.7

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    Windows
    Mac

    Control many computers with the same keyboard and mouse

    7
    11 votes
    • PROS: Simple to transfer control from one screen to another, Only requires the network name of the other machine, Clipboard, screensaver and screen-lock sync
    • CONS: No guidance about enabling TCP/IP networking setup
  • Clementine

    1.2.0

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    Windows
    Mac

    Lightweight, easy-to-use music player

    9
    22 votes
    • PROS: Build your own library, Support for online music networks, Includes tag editor and cover manager, Visualization effects, Nice interface and controls
    • CONS: Not many library management options
  • Memory Clean

    4.6

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    Platform
    Mac

    Instantly boost the memory in your Mac

    7
    14 votes
    • PROS: Instantly flushes RAM, Can speed-up your Mac when lagging, Easy and simple to use, Monitors RAM in menu bar
    • CONS: Not nessecary if you have plenty of RAM, Should be used with caution
  • iStat Menus

    4.10

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    Platform
    Mac

    Monitor your Mac processes from the Menu bar

    7
    17 votes
    • PROS: Tasteful and discreet, Monitors absolutely everything, Elegant control panel makes it easy to activate monitoring
    • CONS: Makes Menu Bar a bit cluttered, Some of the info isn't much use for most users
  • Start8

    Beta 1.17

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    Platform
    Windows

    Bring back the start menu without giving up the Modern UI

    7
    33 votes
    • PROS: Great compromise between Modern UI and traditional start menu, Useful customizations, Wide Windows 8 or traditional Windows 7 start menu, Automatically matches the color of your task bar
    • CONS: 30 day trial
  • Jumpcut

    0.63

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    Platform
    Mac

    Extend the power of your clipboard

    7
    42 votes
    • PROS: Remembers all the text you've copied or cut, Simple and accessible via Menu bar,
    • CONS: Preferneces take a while to appear, Recording hotkey wouldn't work
  • LeoColorBar

    1.3.0

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    Platform
    Mac

    Adjust your desktop picture on Leopard

    3
    14 votes
    • PROS: Choose any color for menu bar, Set image under menu bar
    • CONS: Limited features
  • Shotty

    2.0.2

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    Windows
    Mac

    Capture and share images online in two clicks

    9
    7 votes
    • PROS: Doesn't interrupt work, Basic built-in editor, Lets you share images online in different hosting services, Works with Aero transparency effects
    • CONS: The uploading feature sometimes doesn't work properly
  • Amigo

    1.2.0

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    Platform
    Mac

    Facebook from your menu bar

    7
    7 votes
    • PROS: Control from menu bar, Notifications, Quick links to friends, Integrated search
    • CONS: A little expensive for what it is, Not very well implemented
  • Bartender

    1.0.6

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    Platform
    Mac

    Manage your unruly menu bar icons

    7
    15 votes
    • PROS: Great flexibility, Custom keyboard shortcuts, Ability to change Bartender icon into hipster glasses
    • CONS: Some icons didn't show up in Bartender
  • Camouflage

    2.0

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    Platform
    Mac

    Instantly hide clutter on your desktop

    6
    30 votes
    • PROS: Instantly wipes your desktop clean, Integrated with Finder, Access directly from Menu Bar
    • CONS: Using a hotkey may cause instability
  • Aion

    1.7.1

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    Platform
    Mac

    Keep track of time in any time zone

    7
    8 votes
    • PROS: Sits in menu bar, Search for time zones by city, Time calculator
    • CONS: Time calculator can be confusing
  • Radium

    3.0.4

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    Platform
    Mac

    Listen to radio stations from around the world

    8
    14 votes
    • PROS: Huge number of radio stations, Radio stations from many different countries, Integrated in the Menu Bar, Stable and clear streaming
    • CONS: Many stations are obscure, No way to filter stations by theme, Not clear how to add your own streams
  • DeskConnect

    1.0.1

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    Platform
    Mac

    Keep your Apple devices linked

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    • PROS: Easy to access via Menu Bar, No setup procedure, Great for those on same WiFi or network
    • CONS: Requires DeskConnect installed on all devices,
  • MenuTab for Facebook

    4.1

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    Platform
    Mac

    Quickly access Facebook in your menu bar

    7
    11 votes
    • PROS: Keyboard shortcut for quick access, Visual and aural notifications, Ability to chat
    • CONS: Basically the mobile Facebook site, Ads
  • StatusDuck

    0.76

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    Platform
    Mac

    Don't like your Dock? Use the Menu Bar instead

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    • PROS: Displays Dock items in the Menu Bar, Displays app status, Supports adding folders, Supports drag and drop,
    • CONS: No major time savings over using the Dock
  • Farensius

    1.2.1

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    Platform
    Mac

    Handy weather app for your Menu Bar

    10
    1 vote
    • PROS: Unobtrusive, Easy to access, Five-day forecast
    • CONS: Location configuration may not be exact at first, Not very detailed
  • Brightness

    1.1.2

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    Platform
    Mac

    Simple screen brightness controller for your desktop

    3
    4 votes
    • PROS: Easy to access via Menu Bar
    • CONS: Requires Activity Monitor to close it