Is Apple's standard date and time clock too big for you? Does it consume too much space for the information? Then, you should try TinyDateTime. It aims to close this gap. It provides you with the necessary information: day and time. Both are shown in a small font to save you even more space in your status bar.

In addition, TinyDateTime provides quick access to a monthly calendar with the current day highlighted.

Of course, you can also easy access the system Time & Date preferences.


  • Small day and time to save space in the status bar.
  • Quick access to calendar view.
  • Open Date & Time preferences quickly.
  • Simple and effective! TinyDateTime saves your precious screen space.

What's New

Version 1.1:
  • [ADD] Translation for: german, spanish.
  • [FIX] localized clock (24h vs am/pm format).

Frequently Asked Questions

Does TinyDateTime launch at login?
Yes! You can enable TinyDateTime to launch at login by clicking on the status bar item and select "Launch at login".
Can I switch to a different month in the calendar?
Sure, just use the black triangles on the side of the month label to browse the next or previous months.
Why does launch at login not work?
Please ensure that TinyDateTime is installed under /Applications. Otherwise, the launch at login features does not work.
Can I try before I buy?
Yes! There is a special trail version to help you decide whether TinyDateTime does what you need.
I need troubleshooting or have an enhancement request, what to do?
Great, I'm always interested in feedback. In TinyDateTime use the Feedback / Issue reporting item in the menu or supply your request here. I try to get back to you as soon as possible.
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