Are you tired of your ordinary clock gadget on your Windows desktop and want to try some fresh and stylish desktop clocks? Thanks to the powerful Windows desktop customization tool, Rainmeter, there are lots of ways to customize the desktop according to your interests. Here are our top 5 picks among the Rainmeter clocks designed by deviantART users.
If you are not familiar with Rainmeter, read our instructions on Rainmeter for beginners first.
Loop Clock for Rainmeter:
These fantastic loop shaped analog clocks are a good example to show the power of Rainmeter in Windows desktop customization.
Omnimo is a windows desktop customization tool that overlays your desktop with a beautiful tiled interface similar with Windows Phone 7. It enables you to add useful widgets for weather, Gmail, calendars, news feed, Twitter, system monitoring and many other things to your desktop. The best thing about Omnimo is that you can easily drag and drop the widgets through its setup to customize your desktop depending on your taste and style. (more…)
There are several desktop customization tools available for Windows but not all of them are as versatile as Rainmeter. By installing Rainmeter you will be able to access lots of cool widgets and applets which neatly float on your desktop and give you quick information such as CPU usage, calendar, weather, RSS feeds, emails, Tweeter activities and application launchers. What makes Rainmeter a powerful customization tool is the large community of active developers and designers which make provide Rainmeter users with a wide variety of skins, themes and options to choose from.
Using Blend 2.0 for Windows 7 theme, Gauss Aqua Wallpaper and modifying Omnimo 3.1 for Rainmeter , Flickr user lordalpha1 has created this awesome minimalistic Windows 7 Desktop . to accomplish this he has also modified to the background.ini, weather.ini and rss.ini files which resulted into this clean desktop.
Well! The anticipated Rapture did not happen on May 21th, but it inspired Flickr user alexajo89 to create this beautiful desktop running windows 7:
The theme used is Windows 7 Shine 2.0 theme with a turned down transparency.He has used Rainmeter tool with Uixx Big Clock and Simple Weather widget and the start button comes from Placebo theme for Windows 7.