FalconX is a tool written in VB.NET that centers your taskbar icons with animations.
FalconX uses the UIAutomation API
to get the width of your taskbar and uses SetWindowPos
to move the taskbar.
It uses Dot Net Transitions (https://github.com/UweKeim/dot-net-transitions) for the animations.
Usage at IDLE
GPU: GeForce RTX 2080 8GB
CPU: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-8700K CPU @ 4.80GHz
Memory: 16.00 GB RAM DDR4
Current resolution: 3x 2560 x 1440, 144Hz
FalconX Build 01.08.2019 188.8.131.52 August * FalconX should work again with third-party startmenu's * Made form sizable for the people who could'nt see the buttons at the bottom. FalconX Build 14.07.2019 184.108.40.206 July * Added option to center between the left Start, search etc... buttons and the right Tray menu * Bug fixes and optimizations FalconX Build 14.07.2019 220.127.116.11 July * Bug fixes and optimizations FalconX Build 13.07.2019 18.104.22.168 July * Icons don't flicker anymore :) * New easier to use Settings * Bug fixes and optimizations FalconX Build 11.07.2019 22.214.171.124 July * Attempt to fix flickering icons bug FalconX Build 24.06.2019 June * Changed normal User32.dll Declarations to System.Runtime.InteropServices * Made it a 32bit application # May fix some startup issues FalconX Build 23.06.2019 June * Automatically fixes position on DPI change within < 10 seconds * Automatically fixes position on icon size change within < 10 seconds * Automatically fixes position on left offset change within < 10 seconds FalconX Build 22.06.2019 June * Improved CPU usage to 0%/0.1% at idle * Updates actual Memory usage for task manager * Automatically fixes position on resolution change within < 10 seconds * Switched to (UI Automation COM API) instead of (UI Automation .NET) FalconX Build 18.06.2019 June - Removed taskbar style (acrylic) - Removed taskbar style (transparant) - Removed taskbar style (blur) # TranslucentTB does it better. And caused issues in FalconX. FalconX Build 17.06.2019 June * Added taskbar style (acrylic) FalconX Build 16.06.2019 June * Tried to fix Error HRESULT E_FAIL has been returned from a call to a COM component * Added taskbar style (transparant) * Added taskbar style (blur) FalconX Build 15.06.2019 June * Added extra loop thread to calculate the left offset * Added light and dark mode icons * Added option to set custom offset * Tried to fix the 0xffffff error on startup (Hope it's fixed now) FalconX Build 13.06.2019 June * Added refresh option FalconX Build 10.06.2019 June * Program rewritten * Only supports main taskbar * Choose between animations * Choose animation speed * Supports small taskbar icons * Supports taskbar labels * Compatible with TranslucentTB * Compatible with third party start menu's * No-GUI _______________________________________________________________________________ Program rewritten... (june 10th 2019) | Project renamed to FalconX (december 11th 2018) | Started project Falcon10 (june 15th 2018) | Finding ways to center the taskbar (may 6th 2018)