Conky Alternatives for Windows
Rainmeter allows you to display customizable skins on your desktop, from hardware usage meters to fully functional audio visualizers. You are only limited by your imagination and creativity.
- - Rainmeter is the most popular Windows alternative to Conky.
- - Rainmeter is the most popular Open Source & free alternative to Conky.
Comments about Rainmeter as a Alternative to Conky
rain meter is more usable than conky-1
Conky does not customize Desktop, it is a system monitor, Rainmeter shows some info but it is designed to customize the user interface.1
I thinks it is more like a desktop customize software that include some system monitor function, not mainly design as a system monitor, and it is definitely not a conky clone or any alternative.-3
This isn't a desktop monitoring tool-1
Conky Is not a Desktop customisation platform, it is a system monitor.3
GKrellM is a single process stack of system monitors which supports applying themes to match its appearance to your window manager, Gtk, or any other theme.
- - GKrellM is the most popular Mac & Linux alternative to Conky.
Comments about GKrellM as a Alternative to Conky
Works flawlessly out of the box, while being nice to look at as well.3
I've used GKrellM for years in Linux. Very simple to set up and displays the info I like to keep an eye on. I didn't realise it's available on Windows too.3
Cross platform, Open source and Configurable in a user-friendly way, Definitely the best alternative in my book0
XWidget is a free desktop customization platform. It’s light, handy with powerful visual widget editor and very subtle animations. The Android page is found here: http://android.xwidget.com/
- - XWidget is the most popular Android & Android Tablet alternative to Conky.
Opinions about XWidget as a Alternative to Conky
This little application displays system information on your desktop in a similar way to some other desktop information tools. Unlike others, this application looks like wallpaper but stays resident in memory and continues to update the display in real time.
Opinions about Desktop Info as a Alternative to Conky
Lets you keep your eye on system resource usages of your PC. It supports 43 kinds of information including CPU, Memory, Network, and detailed HDD usages, so you may discover what's limiting your system performance in each occasion.
Moo0 System Monitor Features
How many times have you walked up to a system in your office and needed to click through several diagnostic windows to remind yourself of important aspects of its configuration, such as its name, IP address, or operating system version If you manage multiple computers you...
AveDesk is a program that will give you the possibility to have icons on your desktop which could update themselves. Each icon of Avedesk is in fact a desklet, a little plug-in that can virtually do anything.
BGINFO for X, also called BGINFO4X, is a clone of the popular program BGINFO for Windows created by Sysinternals.
- - BGINFO4X is the most popular iPhone alternative to Conky.
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WPInfo displays system information on the Windows wallpaper. It works similarly to BGInfo from SysInternals but it adds a few unique features:
The project is no longer developed. Last version, 1.1.0 beta1, released in April 2015, can be still downloaded from GitHub.
It's a little something we made to make Windows customization easier. ScreenStyler has an intuitive UI and combines several apps and resources for fast, awesome results.