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Alliv2 by SN37 Alliv2 by SN37
Alliv2 for Rainmeter is a somewhat minimalist and stretchable-background tob bar launcher that it is designed to save your desktop space as long as you really need it. it also shows your digital time (24-hour format) on your right-hand size on your screen.

Just double click and proceed, it's a .rmskin format that launches your appropriate program. If everything fails, try to open the skin up by using 7-zip and extract manually directly to your Rainmeter skin directory.

Unlike the previous version, this skin has a clock on the right hand side of the top bar. There you'll have several links below.

Links: Shows your favorite sites you have visited.

Docs: Shows and launches your Documents directory instead of going through and it also shows how many files are inside in each one.

Apps: Launches your favorite programs you have launched several times. You can edit them as long as you want.

Pics: Shows your local [or removable (if you have a flash drive)] photo directory, and also launches your preferred on-line photo-sharing sites.

Song: Shows your local [or removable (if you have a flash drive)] music directory, and also shows your title of your song and artist (iTunes required).

Net: The so-called your internet browser launcher of choice.

Date: Your time (24-hour format), day, date, month, and year.

Sys: System statistics: Shows your current status on your screen (e.g. your uptime, CPU, RAM, Free space on your hard drive or SSD, your SWAP, and your i/o internet connections. And also shows your recommended programs for system utilities (some software is recommended to launch them to do so).

Today: It's your virtual newspaper, once you wake up and log in, you'll have your today's weather forecast and your on-line news to help you to stay informed for a little bit. It also shows you the analog time and your current day.

Those icons came from ~VClouds, used in the Weather app from my skin.

Tutorials online on YouTube HD
Changing your RSS feed = [link]
Changing your weather location / Fahrenheit-Celsius "switch" = [link]

A few notes
+ Due to the concerns about submitting Rainmeter skins, if you want to submit a remixed version of my skin, just make sure that the skin is packed as a .rmskin file.

+ If you have any issues, I highly recommend you to do a clean re-install of my skin, if it is not possible, do a clean re-install of Rainmeter, before that, just backup your files first.

:bulletblue: Changes: Removed issue: "<!CDATA" bug and made the news feed slim, despite of the sixth through eighth feed absence. If it appears, try to reinstall it, or maybe it's your website feed [try an alternate site that is related to it].

:bulletorange: NowPlaying and file size on "Song" has been changed again, if you see a bunch of digits on the "Song" section, please update it. A Rainmeter 2.1 Beta is required.
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rockyshea Featured By Owner Feb 3, 2014
I really love this launcher, was exactly what I was looking for, but in trying to add and alter it slighty, I found a button that isn't working, and not sure if you could help me figure out why.

LeftMouseDownAction=!execute [Advanced Combat Tracker.exe]

Target: "C:\Program Files (x86)\Advanced Combat Tracker\Advanced Combat Tracker.exe"

I was able to get another button to work, but for whatever reason, this one is not launching.
SN37 Featured By Owner Feb 4, 2014  Hobbyist Interface Designer
Didn't you see Leftmousedownaction in the launcher? I'd just wanted to know.
rockyshea Featured By Owner Feb 6, 2014
I ended up just adding the entire target line, and that seemed to do the trick.
SN37 Featured By Owner Feb 7, 2014  Hobbyist Interface Designer
Good. :)
KOTPA Featured By Owner Dec 16, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
GREAT work!
SN37 Featured By Owner Dec 19, 2012  Hobbyist Interface Designer
Thanks ;)
KOTPA Featured By Owner Dec 20, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
fde93 Featured By Owner Mar 10, 2012
I can't get the weather part to work :/ Some help please?
SN37 Featured By Owner Jan 23, 2013  Hobbyist Interface Designer
You should re-install the skin and re-configure the issue you've got. For the weather, you'll need to go to The Weather Channel's official webpage [[link] to find your location. After you have found your location, on your URL, you'll see the 8-digit code. Copy the code and paste it (and replace) on my zip code that I just set it as default, and refresh that skin. Hope that helps.

Sorry for the late respond... ;)
garrettrussell Featured By Owner Jul 30, 2011  Professional Digital Artist
Above most of the elements, there are random white little bars that seem to server no purpose. It's a little annoying, but great theme otherwise.
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