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Centered start button (viorb)

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TheAslan
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Joined: June 4th, 2009, 10:41 pm

Centered start button (viorb)

Post by TheAslan »

Hiya!

I just wondered that is there any chance to center start button in taskbar? I know there's a chance to hide it but any chance to center it?

Thanx!!
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maminscris
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Joined: April 24th, 2009, 3:17 pm
Location: Bucharest, Romania Lat 44,43° Lon 26,1°

Re: Centered start button (viorb)

Post by maminscris »

Zero at programing, zero at writing codes, so far 2 at making images
But I'm good at copy/paste, and I not always like this
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gschoppe
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Joined: April 26th, 2009, 8:30 pm
Location: St Johnsbury, VT

Re: Centered start button (viorb)

Post by gschoppe »

yes

1) kill the start button (startkiller)
2) create a duplicate in rainmeter using chris'n'soft's openstartmenu utility
3) position duplicate as you wish, and set z-order as stay topmost
4) ????
5) profit


two known issues with this:
1) sits over taskbar items (no biggie, the start menu is a lot smaller than them, so it doesn't really obscure everything)
2) you lose access to the startmenu's occasionally useful right-click menu (ask yourself.. how many times have I used this feature)

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