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Mac OS X Picture in Picture

Always on top window preview similar to the popular windows only OnTopReplica

PiP demo

Code Info

  • Nibless cocoa app
  • OpenGL/Metal renderer
  • CoreGraphics based capturer (looking for alternative)
  • No third party dependency
  • Uses private framework for native pip support

Features

  • Clone any visibile window
  • Crop the preview
  • Auto and manual resize preserving the aspect ratio
  • Multiple window preview from same process, cmd+n to open and cmd+w to close
  • Pinch to zoom
  • Native picture in picture support cmd+p
  • Minimal modern UI

To do

  • Almost all the missing features when compared to OnTopReplica

Installation

Manual download

PiP-1.40.dmg

Download and install via Homebrew

brew install --cask amitv87-pip

Build from source and run

# checkout code
git clone https://github.com/amitv87/PiP.git
cd pip

# build using xcode
xcodebuild
open build/Release/PiP.app

# or simply
./run.sh

# right click on the window and select an option from the list
# right click again and select last option to crop the preview