Rainmeter Skins uses for the desktop customization where it allows you to customize your windows desktop to display different information with the help of lots of widget or applets. Rainmeter comes under the GNU GPL v2 license and it is open source so you can download and use it for free to make your windows desktop look stunning.
From the official sources, you can download and installed the packages of ready to use skins. These packages of skins are called suites.
Main functionalities of Rainmeter Skins
- Desktop Clocks
- System Monitor
- Whether Informations widgets
- App launcher
- RSS Reader
- Audio Player and much more
Rainmeter was released on the Feb 2001, by the Kimmo ‘Rainy’ Pekkola
How it All Works
- Download Rainmeter application
- Download skins
- Install and run skins to windows desktop with the Rainmeter platform
How To Download Rainmeter Application
Rainmeter is a free open source program so you can download the application for free from the official website.
- Go to the rainmeter.net
- Click on the download link
- Wait till it finishes the installation
Once to download is finished, tap on the download file to start the installation process.
Now you just need to follow the installation process as it recommend to follow.
You are done
How To Install Rainmeter Skins To Windows
Rainmeter Skins are developed for the Windows operating system so if you are having windows 7 or later versions like Windows 8, 8.5, 10 so you can install Rainmeter Skins for your desktop customization.
Here we are going to share that how you can install any Rainmeter Skins to windows.
You can install your downloaded Rainmeter skin in two ways,
- Automatic installation, if your Rainmeter Skin is the .rmskin format
- If your Rainmeter Skin is in archive format then you have to go for the manual installation
if your Downloaded Skin is in .rmskin format then it can be easily installed in few clicks with the help of a Rainmeter Skin Installer. Just double-click on the skin .rmskin file to finish installations.
As we tell in starting that Manual Installation is to install the skin with the archive file, like ZIP, RAR etc. First, you have to extract the file and for doing this you windows device much have any archive file extractor like 7zip.
If you are having any archive file extractor then ok, otherwise you have to download anyone as per your choice.
How to extract the file
- Just right click on the file
- Tap on the extract
- Chose the folder where you want to extract the file
- You are done
In the extracted file you will find one file called “readme” here you can read all of the further instructions
Or you can directly move the skin file to the Rainmeter application
Or watch this videos for more guidance
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