I know this is very late, but I wanted to post two things I noticed with macOS Mojave regarding the new Screenshot.App tool and Dark Mode.

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Screenshot and Grab

Mojave has improved the screen shot tool, replacing Grab.app with Screenshot.app. The latter is great because you can capture screen recordings (video)!

But, I also like the simplicity of Grab. I'm also a creature of habit...

So, before I upgraded from High Sierra, just make a copy of Grab.app. Then, copy it back into Applications and it'll still work like before. Here are both running - The menu bar is Grab, the floating toolbar is screenshot:

Mojave's Screenshot.app and High Sierra's Grab.app

Dark Mode or Dark Menu Bar and Dock

Dark Mode. Hmmm. It's either all light or all dark.

Mojave's "Looks" - either Light or Dark

I liked High Sierra's "Dark Menu Bar and Dock" since that gave a nice visual separation. So, if you want Dark Mode to revert to this setting (akin to Light Mode with a Dark Menu Bar and Dock), then:

  1. Set your Preferences > Appearance to Light
  2. Open up Terminal and enter:
    defaults write -g NSRequiresAquaSystemAppearance -bool Yes
  3. Logout or restart...
  4. Go to Preferences > Appearance and select Dark

To undo, use this command line instead:

defaults delete -g NSRequiresAquaSystemAppearance

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