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Instant Rainmeter Desktop Customization Tool How-to by Ken Lim

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Adding captions to your wallpaper (Simple)

By now, you should be comfortable with the installation and management of Rainmeter skins. In this recipe, we will create our first custom skin!

Here's a picture of a dog that I took. It's a nice and content dog. So I set it up as my desktop wallpaper.

Adding captions to your wallpaper (Simple)

Now, let's have some fun with it.

Getting ready

You will need to prevent Windows from hiding the file extensions of files. To do this, you need to open the Windows Control Panel.

  1. In Windows XP and Windows 7, click the Start button and select Control Panel.
  2. In Windows 8, open the Search charm by moving your mouse to the right of the screen. Type Control Panel into ...

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