// Turn on focus mode

This is a small app that I rarely see mentioned around and yet it’s pretty unique: it automatically highlights the front window on your Mac and puts an overlay over everything else.

Writing this post with HazeOverWriting this post with HazeOver

Some great stuffs about it:

  • The overlay is customisable (opacity and colour)
  • You can turn it on/off with a keyboard shortcut1
  • It works with Apple’s Focus modes and Shortcuts
  • It works with multiple displays

If you have a large display, don’t like Stage Manager, or don’t like working in full-screen, this small app is a really nice one to have.

HazeOver website

  1. I use CAPS + h thanks to HyperKey↩︎

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