Please email us if you use a program that you would like to see integrated with Kaleidoscope 2.
The Mac App Store version has some differences to comply with Application Sandboxing:
You can purchase directly from Black Pixel from within Kaleidoscope, click the green "Buy" button in the window title bar and complete the purchase form. You can also visit our web store if you are purchasing multiple licenses, or prefer to order on the web.
Kaleidoscope 2 is also available on the Mac App Store.
Yes, we do. Send us an email describing your license needs, and we will get back to you shortly.
The upgrade price for the Direct Sale version of Kaleidoscope 2 is $34.99.
If you have a Direct Sale license you can enter your license here to generate a coupon. Kaleidoscope 1 Mac App Store customers can send their purchase receipt to support to receive a discount coupon to purchase a Direct Sale upgrade.
Upgrade pricing is not available on the Mac App Store.
The Direct Sale version of Kaleidoscope 2 will detect a Mac App Store license of Kaleidoscope 2 (if previously installed) and automatically activate. Apple does not provide a means to transfer a Direct Sale license to a Mac App Store license.
Please email Black Pixel Support with proof of your academic status (such as photo of your Student ID, or by emailing from your academic address) for assistance.
From Kaleidoscope 2 you can go to the Help menu and select "Send Feedback…", or you can email us at email@example.com.
Kaleidoscope 2 requires macOS 10.12 or newer.
Kaleidoscope 2 requires installation of the Kaleidoscope Command-line tool (ksdiff) to work with version control clients, as well as command-line version control utilities such as git and svn. You can install ksdiff via the Integration option under the Kaleidoscope program menu.
Kaleidoscope can be activated by either using the "Click to Activate" link in your order confirmation email, or by downloading the license file from the same email, and dragging it into the Registration window.
Send an email to Black Pixel Support for assistance.
Kaleidoscope is free to download from the App Store. We offer a two-week trial that lets you try all the Pro features for free. You can purchase the Pro version with an In-App Purchase.
Once your trial expires, the free version of Kaleidoscope will allow you to compare a single set of folders.
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