At-a-glance monitoring of essential system performance.
The idea is very simple. I like iStat Pro for the mac OS (http://www.islayer.com/apps/istatpro/) and I wanted similar system performance at-a-glance on windows too.
Seeing the new features in the Windows 7 taskbar I considered it would now be possible to present some very basic visual information in the taskbar.
If you want to configure the app to start with a specific monitor open you can do it with the "-type" flag.
So for example:
TaskbarSystemMonitor.exe -type cpu
Will open the monitor with CPU selected. The other options are "mem" and "net" for Memory and Network.
I like to make three shortcuts with the three different types and put them in the windows startup directory so they start when Windows starts.
New In v0.4
- Fixed an issue with windows 8
- Removed the "MEM" and "NET" and "CPU" prefix from the titlebar (it wasnt needed)
New In v0.3
- There is now an option to disable the animated progress bars, some users were finding them anoying
- There are now two command-line arguments you can use to define which monitor starts up and whether or not to show the animated progress bars.
New In v0.2
- Fixed some crashes and other annoying issues
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