A Ruler for Windows is a virtual on screen pixel ruler / reading guide for Windows 7, Vista, XP and 2000.
The ruler lets you quickly and easily measures objects on your screen. It's an ideal tool for designing web sites, working with graphics and perfecting the look of your digital products.
The reading guide helps you read through text on your screen much like a ruler edge helps you read through lines of text on a printed page. This makes A Ruler for Windows an ideal tool for dealing with long e-mails, wide spreadsheets and fine print documents on your screen.
The program switches between ruler and reading guide modes with a mouse click or key press.
By default, both the ruler and reading guide have the following 'skins' to choose between: wood grain, stainless steel, plastic see thru and yellow construction. However, you can create your own skins by setting the background and colors to whatever you like. You can even share these with your friends!
The ruler itself has been designed to be easy to read, with large clear numbering.