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Instant Rainmeter Desktop Customization Tool How-to by Ken Lim

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Building a bar graph cityscape (Intermediate)

In the last recipe, we took the standard meter and measure elements of Rainmeter and used them to create a fairly unique desktop.

In this recipe, we will take the standard bar graph and explore how we can manipulate it into something completely different. By default, the bar graph is a horizontal bar as follows:

Building a bar graph cityscape (Intermediate)

In this recipe, we are going to paint it black, turn it on its side, and make it into a building.

Getting ready

To start, I've created a simple wallpaper that looks a little bit like a cityscape at sunset.

How to do it...

  1. Create a new skin folder and name it sunset.
  2. This time, create another folder ...

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