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Docky

Docky

Docky is a fully fledged dock application that makes opening common applications and managing windows easier and quicker. Docky is fully integrated into the GNOME Desktop and features a no nonsense approach to configuration and usage.

Docky provides an application launcher, running application management, and various "docklets" including a CPU monitor, weather report and clock. It is similar to other docks such as Avant Window Navigator and Cairo-Dock.

Applications can integrate with Docky to add extra items to their context menus or modify their icons to display more information. This package includes integration helpers for a number of applications, including Banshee, Gajim, Rhythmbox, Deluge, Tomboy, Liferea, Pidgin and Zeitgeist.

 Docky 2.2.0

Price
Free to download

Size
0.5MB
License

GNU GPL v3

Developer
Docky Developers

Website
wwww.go-docky.com

System Requirements
Compositing window manager

Support:
Wiki, Launchpad, Mailing List

Selected Reviews:
Tech Drive-in

Features include:

  • Simple and intuitive
  • 4 different hiding modes
  • Themes:
    • Classic
    • Air
    • Glass
    • Grayscale
    • HUD
    • Smoke
  • Docklets (little plugins) for additional functionality including:
    • BatteryMonitor Docklet
    • Bookmarks Docklet
    • Clock Docklet
    • Clippy
    • CPUMonitor Docklet
    • Desktop Docklet
    • GMail Docklet
    • Mounter Docklet
    • NetworkManager Docklet
    • NPR Docklet
    • RecentDocuments Docklet
    • SessionManager Docklet
    • Timer Docklet
    • Trash Docklet
    • Weather Docklet
    • WorkspaceSwitcher Docklet
  • Advanced indicators
  • Zeitgeist integration
  • Window management
  • Highly customizable including Window Dodge, Intellihide
  • Panel Mode
  • 3D Background
  • Manage windows without launcher

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