Licence: Freeware
Version 2.1.3 | Release Date: 2012-08-31 | Download
InsomniaX Changelog Most recent changes with links to updates. en Version 2.1.3 (5 bugs fixed) Fri, 31 Aug 2012 19:20:11 +0000 Version 2.1.2 (3 bugs fixed) Fri, 31 Aug 2012 19:20:11 +0000 Version 2.1.1 (2 bugs fixed) Mon, 21 Aug 2012 19:20:11 +0000 Version 2.1.0 (2 bugs fixed; 3 new features) Mon, 20 Aug 2012 19:20:11 +0000
Version 2.1.2 | Release Date: 2011-07-29 | Download

support lion (OSX 10.7+)

Insomnia.kext is now on r7
Insomnia r7 has had a complete recode, much lighter now!
InsomniaX has received rebuild of majority of systems
When lid is closed screen will now sleep as well
Sleep Display now works in Snow Leopard
New status bar icon set
Apple Remote support has been removed
Hibernation options have been removed
Warning options have been removed
Update feature has been removed

Version 1.3.5 | Release Date: 2009-09-17 | Download

Now functional in Snow Leopard retail

Fixed bug relating to versions of OSX less then 10.6

Hibernation has been hidden but not removed please read the readme if you use this feature, bugs have also been fixed in the hibernation for 10.6

Version 1.3.4 | Release Date: 2009-09-03 | Download

Added Snow Leopard support.

Version 1.3.3 | Release Date: 2008-03-29 | Download
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Version 1.3 | Release Date: 2007-07-09 | Download

-Added Hibernation Hack (Please read readme warnings)
-Added Menu item to sleep machine
-Added Menu item to sleep display
-Added Help menu item (Opens readme file)
-Added option to only load on battery
-Added option to only load on ac power
-Added beta update option
-Added readme item
-AuthTool now gives much better feedback
-Insomnia state is set instantly now
-Apple Remote support has been revamped (Only patches the Sleep button now)
-General Optimisations

Version 1.1 | Release Date: 2007-04-29 | Download
  • Added Hotkey
  • Added latest Intel work around
  • Cleaned some code
  • Output from load/unload now fed into log file (Use Console to read)
Version 1.0 | Release Date: 2007-02-27 | Download


  • Apple-Remote support
  • Sound effects
  • Menu bar item
  • Faster speeds (Not really a feature and probably not noticeable)
  • Keychain support

However it also is missing the following features:
In built jiggler
Keyboard shortcuts
No main GUI interface (All done in the menu bar now)
Log capabilities

Version 0.4 | Release Date: 2007-02-12 | Download
  • Added Intel support
  • Added unload timer
  • Added key binds for menu items
  • Added sound effects
Version 0.3 | Release Date: 2006-08-15 | Download

Version 0.3:

* NOTE: Remove old preference file before upgrading
* Added Update System
* Added Prefrence page
* Fixed Jiggler Daemon

Version 0.1b | Release Date: 2006-07-14 | Download
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