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Holographic Icon Pack v.1.2 by RadVisual Holographic Icon Pack v.1.2 :iconradvisual:RadVisual 1,877 637 Frost Dragon, Ford Focus and Wall-E WIP by g3xter Frost Dragon, Ford Focus and Wall-E WIP :icong3xter:g3xter 4 2
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Rainmeter Workshop: Autoscaling and You
I've been beating my head against a wall working on a new suite.  The hardest, and most tedious thing has been making the skins resizable.  It involves a lot of simple math, and trial and error.  Over the course of the next few Workshops I'm going to share some of the things that I've learned about resizing skins, as well as other cool things to do with position formulas and dynamic variables.  They'll start off pretty basic and work towards more complicated topics.
Simple Taskbar

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I keep seeing taskbar skins that fit only one specific desktop resolution.  It's possible to make a skin fit any resolution, and usually it's  fairly simple.  A decent grasp on simple algebra, geometry and arithmetic helps greatly though.  The taskbar below fits any resolution.  I'm assuming that you're somewhat familiar with Rainmet
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Rainmeter Workshop - 1
RAINMETER WORKSHOP
When I first started using Rainmeter I scoured Deviant Art for skins that fit what I was looking for. I didn’t find any. So I ended up dissecting skins, reading the help file, and discovered that it’s not nearly as complicated as it looks.
The goal of this series is to show how easy it is to make your own skins. I’ll be showing simple skins and code and talking about everything from basic skin creation to some of the more complicated things you can do with Rainmeter.
MAKING A NOTES SKIN
The skin I’ll be demonstrating is probably the simplest notes skin you can create. The skin is fundamentally made by combining different blocks of code. Each block as its own unique name. Each block of code is either a Measure or a Meter. Measures can be thought as a piece of code that stores information, and a Meter is one that displays something. The skin also shows the use of several different features, all of which I’m going to explain. These fea
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Neon Space Rainmeter   2.4  (18/09/2017) by 99villages Neon Space Rainmeter 2.4 (18/09/2017) :icon99villages:99villages 5,630 1,734

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