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Added a note about downloads in the README

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@@ -4,6 +4,14 @@ This project is an open-source menubar clock and calendar for the [UNIX / Julian
system. It is implemented as an `NSMenuExtra`, and the source code may interest those of you attempting to build
your own `MenuExtra`s for OS X.
+Installation
+------------
+You can download a compiled copy of `Solcounter.menu` from the GitHub downloads section:
+<http://github.com/elliottcable/Solcounter.menu/downloads>
+
+Once you’ve downloaded (or compiled, see below) a copy of `Solcounter.menu`, and activated MenuCracker (see
+below), you only need to double-click the `.menu` file to install `Solcounter.menu`.
+
### MenuCracker
To use this, you first need to apply MenuCracker to your `SystemUIServer`. This can be downloaded from their
SourceForge here: <http://sourceforge.net/projects/menucracker/files/>
@@ -13,8 +21,7 @@ To install, simply mount the DMG and double-click `MenuCracker.menu`. That will
Future versions of `Solcounter.menu` will do this for you; this is a temporary measure.
-Compilation
------------
+### Compilation
To build `Solcounter.menu` for yourself, you’ll need to procure the `NSMenuExtra` headers. I can’t distribute
these with the project, as I’m unsure of the legal status of headers derived from Apple’s proprietary binaries.
This, however, is not difficult.

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