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I'm finally getting to setting up Rainmeter and I have hit a few snags.

First, are there white Steam, Chrome, and Word icons for the launcher? Google isn't bringing anything up. If need be I can make them but I figured I'd check first.

Second, I want the big digital clock seen in a lot of screen shots, as in Swift Castiel's background here:

190271d1295072299-post-your-windows-desktops-screenie.jpg

I can't find what it's called.

Third, I want a launcher icon to browse my computer, preferably bringing up the libraries menu as the folder does in Windows 7.

Fourth, I'd like to hide my Windows taskbar completely. Do you guys use Taskbar Eliminator?

I want to add a Windows Start Orb to the Rainmeter Task Bar with something more Rainmeter style oriented. Suggestions?

And finally, I want an addon that will do both CPU-Z and GPU-Z tasks.

By this I mean core clock, voltage, memory speed and timings, and IMC (NB) speed for the CPU. For the GPU, I just want core (or Shader) clock, memory clock, and core voltage.

I'd also like temperatures for all 6 cores and single GPU core.







I'll continue to research, but your help is definitely appreciated as I know some of you guys are masters with Rainmeter.

Here's a screenie of my current desktop as I work on it:

RainmeterSetup.png
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Take a look over at the Rainmeter section at Deviantart. There is a ton of Rainmeter skins, grapchis, icons, ect. you can use.

[[URL="http://browse.deviantart.com/customization/skins/sysmonitor/rainmeter/"]link[/URL]]

There's a SpeedFan plugin that comes with Rainmeter I use to meter gpu and cpu temps and the like. There is also a MotherBoardMonitor plugin you can use too.
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I'm in for watching this as i gave up on rain meter.
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Originally Posted by zzM;12054670 
Take a look over at the Rainmeter section at Deviantart. There is a ton of Rainmeter skins, grapchis, icons, ect. you can use.

[[URL="http://browse.deviantart.com/customization/skins/sysmonitor/rainmeter/"]link[/URL]]

There's a SpeedFan plugin that comes with Rainmeter I use to meter gpu and cpu temps and the like. There is also a MotherBoardMonitor plugin you can use too.

Is there a realtemp plugin? Speedfan always gives me totally different values for temperatures.
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Originally Posted by xxbassplayerxx;12054768 
Is there a realtemp plugin? Speedfan always gives me totally different values for temperatures.

Don't think there is. Here's the list of the current Rainmeter plugins..

http://rainmeter.net/RainCMS/?q=Plugins
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