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Windows 7: Stardock / Object Dock ?

09 Jul 2009   #1
Cindy

Windows 7 Ultimate RC1 / XP Black 2009
 
 
Stardock / Object Dock ?

I'm just about to download this and try it in Windows 7, just wondering if any one is using Object Dock freeware ?

Link > Stardock ObjectDock


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09 Jul 2009   #2
Quill

Clients: XP/Win7/ubuntu
 
 

As with most dock applications, some of the functionality is missing under Windows 7. Stardock say they have a new version in the pipeline, but no release date yet.
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09 Jul 2009   #3
Cindy

Windows 7 Ultimate RC1 / XP Black 2009
 
 

Hi Quill

I have installed Object Dock (in Vista compat mode) and all seems to be working - its a nice app !

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11 Jul 2009   #4
Cindy

Windows 7 Ultimate RC1 / XP Black 2009
 
 

In Stardock Objectdock i have changed about everything and used my own icons, i cant find anything that don't work within the app so i feel safe in saying if you want a great dock try Stardock freeware ! I it ! .
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11 Jul 2009   #5
Uber Philf

W7 RTM Ultimate x64
 
 

yes indeed, i use it too, its really handy
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12 Jul 2009   #6
shakennstirred

win 7 64bit(SP1)
 
 

i installed it and its running fine in win 7 64bit
didnt need to run it in Vista compat mode
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13 Jul 2009   #7
Quill

Clients: XP/Win7/ubuntu
 
 

One of the things that doesn't work with any dock I've tried under Windows 7, is right click functionality. If, for example, you try to run 'manage' from the right click menu on 'My Computer', assuming you have that as a dock item, gives what you can see in the screen shot.

So far I've tried:

RKlauncher
RocketDock
ObjectDock
Nexus
YZDock
XWindows Dock


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13 Jul 2009   #8
edrik

Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 64-bit
 
 

Is there a FREE dock software that supports Tabbed Docks ?
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13 Jul 2009   #9
Quill

Clients: XP/Win7/ubuntu
 
 

If I remember correctly, objectDock has a tabbed interface you can choose. There's also sTabLauncher which is quite cool.

If you're into Yahoo Widgets you can also try Tab Launcher - Yahoo! Widgets.

There are others...
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13 Jul 2009   #10
DjiXas

 
 

I have bought pro and it works fine on win7 x64, not sure about free
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