I’ve got 3 penguins on my Desktop !
Like OFJay, I’ve never liked the appearance of WinXP, but then he went and found CrystalXP and much much better it looks. Installation was no problem and with the Black style applied, I actually quite like the whole show now. (You need Windows Media Player 10 – an 11meg download – and the pack itself weighs in at 54meg).
Mind, one thing that comes with that is ObjectDock, and I know I’ve said this before, but Aqua Dock is possibly a better bet. The former is a 7meg+ download, but the latter is only 740K and system performance is slower (for me) with ObjectDock installed. I’ve certainly never had any problems with Aqua Dock.
Plugins – I’ve restored the Blogtimes plugin below, and also put in WP Pulse. The line monitors comment activity for the past x number of posts – don’t go letting me flatline now !
As for further playing with the layout, that’s on hold. I’ve much other work to do – and much thinking as to how to do it (that’s the WP stuff) – it’s not as straightforward as I first thought – so playing here isn’t on the agenda.
And I’m playing Metroid Prime again. Went to resume, and the save had been erased, so back to the beginning I went …