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Old 12-28-03, 01:01 PM
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what program is this on the desktop? [big pic]




I want it...
Old 12-28-03, 02:24 PM
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looks like a skin for windowblinds:

http://www.stardock.com/

or a tweeked-out blackbox install:

http://bb4win.org/news.php
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That looks like a cool one. I use a simpler one called Coolmon for my system stats.

http://coolmon.arsware.org/
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Very cool. I may have to give it a go on my computer but I don't know if I can give up StyleXP.
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Yeah that looks like CoolMon actually. Have Style XP too. Can you have WindowsBlinds together with it on the same PC?
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If someone can tell me exactly what I need to get and set up to have that as my desktop, I'd be all for changing over. It looks so effient. Having the cpu and ram usage right there would be great.
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If you want CPU & RAM usage easily accessible, try statbar:

http://www.statbar.nl

I use an older version because it's far less bloated - but here you can see it working on my computer:



Uptime, RAM, CPU, Lock/Reboot/Shutdown/Lock, Disk info, Up & Download rates, Keeps clock synched, Winamp controls.
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try http://www.samurize.com/
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Originally posted by iamjn
try http://www.samurize.com/
That link appears to be broken.
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OK, he told me how:


well, i changed my desktop with Active Desktop,
here is a link for it. with that u can make those windows. i used Coolmon for the pc stats, here

here are a few screenshots to help u on the way:







after this, install Coolmon. u'll see an icon in the tray.


rightclick, and enable the 3 things on the next pic




basically just see all the pics on this link
(sorry it's in Dutch ) just watch the pics and change to your likings
Have fun!
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it would be great if coolmon didn't reset itself everytime i hit "show desktop" which i use constantly.
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hmm... i guess i'm not understanding how to integrate coolmon with the active desktop program... any clues? i don't see this when i right-click on coolmon:



also, you say enable 'the three things on the next pic'... what 3 things??
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ok another question... how do you stretch your backgroud image with active desktop?
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There should be a dropdown menu with three options: Center, Tile, and Stretch for your background.
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ack! so i had this running for a while before, and active desktop took over my pc... it kept opening up tons of IE windows.. this happen to anyone else?
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Perhaps I missed it, but did we figure out how to configure the desktop like in the first post?
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Originally posted by PixyJunket
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I have nothing but praise for the man. A cool, down to earth person too. He even paid for my taxi as I left his afterparty.
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Originally posted by Nazgul
Perhaps I missed it, but did we figure out how to configure the desktop like in the first post?
CoolMon for the stats, and Active Desktop for everything else...
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I love the pict! Is this doable in WinME? I really really like it
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Originally posted by mkdevo
CoolMon for the stats, and Active Desktop for everything else...
I still can't figure out how to integrate coolmon or the links box on the right side.

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