Top Process Meter Gadget inspired by the well-known AddGadgets.com Windows Sidebar gadgets.
The Top Process Meter Gadget monitors the CPU utilization of the top 10 processes on your computer, with styling to match the Gadgets suite.
Please be aware that Rainmeter's ability to monitor processes is limited; multiple processes with the same name (like "svchost", the host process for many Windows services) will only show the single most active instance. Processes with CPU utilizations below 0.1% will not be not shown. In addition, depending on your computer and installed software, using this Gadget may have a noticeable performance impact on your system. Do not expect this Gadget to show the exact same activity as Windows' Task Manager or Resource Monitor applications.
If your Top Process Meter shows "0.0 kB" for the memory usage of your processes, and/or if the "Idle" process appears as the first process, you will need translate certain string values. Open the TopProcessVariables.inc file and set the translation variables to the proper values for your locale.
- Displays the top 10 processes, ordered by CPU utilization.
- Displays the amount of memory used by each process.
- Displays graph of total CPU utilization (optional).
- Shows Resource Monitor when gadget is double-clicked.
- Scales to any desired size.
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The installer is in the form of a patch, which will patch your existing Gadgets installation without affecting your existing configuration or layouts. If you don't have the Gadgets suite installed, it will install as a standalone skin.
3.0.1-b1 - 2018-02-17: Beta 1 release.