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Monochromatic Redux by Varelse42 Monochromatic Redux by Varelse42
Monochromatic Redux

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17 February 2010 Fixed a bug with the docks.

December 2009 Skin of the Month
Monochromatic Redux by ~Varelse42 gives your desktop an incredibly nice trashy look. It makes perfect use of high quality images and simultaneously fits any screen resolution which is quite rare. If you like that trashy, underground, graffiti style, this is probably the best suite you have come along with so far.
(Awarded by #Rainmeter)

Featured on Lifehacker in the awesome Reduxman wall by <a href="[link]"Karmat111

This is the promised sequel to my Monochromatic mini-suite I promised back in October. It's finally a full featured suite! Requires the latest version of Rainmeter

Features:
Systems bar
Weather bar
Dock
RSS Reader
Notes
Calendars
iTunes Controller with lyrics
Slideshow
10 ft HUD

Instructions:
Extract and install into My Documents/Rainmeter/Skins. If you use any other directory, it will not work. Open up DefaultVariables.txt and change the variables to suit you.

To display the lyrics, add an exception to your firewall and antivirus. You will also need to uncheck Keep On Screen for the skins menu. It also doesn't like the song being changed frequently.

To change the height of the frame, open up DefaultVariables.txt located in Rainmeter\Skins\Redux and set Taskbar to whatever to want. To get rid of the space, set Taskbar to 0.

Requires Nircmd for the volume control.

Credits:
Karmat111 for helping me beta test it.
Kaelri-for inspiration and code borrowed for Enigma
kenz0-for help with code and for his LyricsGrabber skin
legacee-code
sgtevmckay-inspiration for part of the weather bar

I used a few things I didn't make in the suite and screenshot.
Weather Icons-Flat Weather Icons by LavAna
Dock Icons-Ecqlipse 2 by chrfb
Wallpaper-Zyklus:eins by Pixellabor
Visual style-Razor 2 Final by zrageburn
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:iconanonymous7410:
Anonymous7410 Featured By Owner Mar 25, 2014
could u add the mozilla to chrome instead?
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mikazu85 Featured By Owner Aug 27, 2013
awesome
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JacobDenny Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2013
it wont work, i know im doing something wrong so im not worried lol but what i really want is that background o.O

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Flipslide Featured By Owner May 31, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Maybe you wann try this [link] for lyrics in your next desktop ;)
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Fuxiaoqiang Featured By Owner May 22, 2013
很好
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Fuxiaoqiang Featured By Owner May 22, 2013
Very goog!
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tabrez1234 Featured By Owner Mar 18, 2013
how to download
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XAerifyX Featured By Owner Feb 9, 2013
I installed it in Documents/Rainmeter/Skins, but it doesn't show up on my rainmeter...

what's wrong?
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nahel22 Featured By Owner Jan 23, 2013
thanks !!
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kshpesty Featured By Owner Jan 18, 2013
How to add exception of the lyricsfetcher to the firewall ? I can't find anyway to add a vbscript exception
Very nice skin anw :D
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