Watch it in motion on Youtubewww.youtube.com/watch?v=od8AR5…
Windows 8.1 RTM with alternative desktop
You can resize each and everything visible on the desktop.
You can easily add more icons (tiles).
You can drag and drop each icon.
You can adjust the transparency for each icon individually.
You can change the color of each icon in seconds.
Play videos in your sidebar
Slideshow in your sidebar
Get information about CPU usage and RAM usage
Get an alarm clock
Connect to your FTP server
Get shutdown options on your desktop
Get weather and weather forecast for one week
Clock and date
Wi Fi strength and usage (Disabled by default to safe resources for not wireless users. Add it via controlpanel of Avedesk)
Search on the sidebar
Fullscreen slideshow added to sidebar
Fullscreen music player added to sidebar
Fullscreen weather forecast added to sidebar
Click on your userpicture to hide your desktop
The musicplayer needs additional software which you can get herecd-art-display.deviantart.com/
Work in progress.
All screenshots Windows 8.1 RTM
Can also be used on XP, Vista,Windows7 and Windows8. You have to change some directories for older OS. To do so rightclick the desklet, go to shortcut and add the path you need.
Almost all of the icons are designed and copyrighted by
You can find the complete set of the best "Metro" icons heredakirby309.deviantart.com/art/…
Thanx for your nice comment. Have a nice weekend.
I like the weather app too. Only i should make the fonts a little bit less bold. What do you mean?
Have a great weekend my friend
If you don't mind, is that a coincidence? :\ (mine is a Rainmeter Skin)
Great great work you did there!
But I have some 'Fehler' here... It says: gid.effectlet(29) error 8002801d:
What is it? What went wrong? Kannst Du mir helfen, bitte
Thanx for looking and commenting.