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Block an App on Mac

Block distracting apps on your Mac to stay focused and get things done. With 1Focus, you can block email, social media or video games. You can even block the internet by blocking the App Store and installed web browsers. Here’s how:

How to Block Distracting Apps on Mac

Steps (3 minutes):

  1. Download 1Focus on the Mac App Store.
  2. Open 1Focus. You can reopen the 1Focus window by clicking its arrow icon in the top right of your screen. 1Focus menu bar item
  3. Click the + button under Apps. Add an app to block in 1Focus
  4. Select the app to block. You can use the search field in the top right to find an app.
  5. Start blocking.

Done! Tip: With 1Focus, you can also block websites on your Mac.


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