here are some (for windows): http://www.charten.com/Products/BitRule.htm http://www.spadixbd.com/freetools/jruler.htm http://www.iconico.com/caliper/

any others? what's the best one?

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I use http://iconfactory.com/software/xscope but this article recently prompted me to try using Google's Chrome:

http://net.tutsplus.com/articles/general/why-web-developers-should-switch-to-google-chrome/

Answered almost 7 years ago by Tony Crockford
  • +1 for the fantastic xScope. A must have app for designers and/or front-end devs. Andy Ford almost 7 years ago
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I run linux, so KRuler, of course.

http://linuxappfinder.com/package/kruler

Answered almost 7 years ago by Abinadi Ayerdis
o.k.w 2355
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Cool Ruler. This is not in my typical toolbox but my client was using it and seems like their vendor too.

Answered almost 7 years ago by o.k.w
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I used to use the iconico calipers, but now use "gorgeous ruler" - one of several ruler widgets for Opera.

Answered almost 7 years ago by Richard Grevers
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Web developer toolbar for firefox for web pages GIMP and screenshots for other goodies.

Answered almost 7 years ago by Michael Fitzpatrick