BBClean-XZ Released, Works On Windows 7XZero450 released his customized BBClean for public use. It has some features not used before, since – as XZero450 himself puts it – “never made it into the public releases because they were unpolished, untested, or were incomplete by my standards. Some were rejected by noccy who at the time was in charge of the development”. BBClean-XZ works perfectly well under Windows 7 and comes in a full package including, among other things, a customized bbleanskin. According to XZero450, bbleanskin “has some tweaks and changes. The major one that comes to mind is that it unrolls all the windows that have been rolled up. This is because I had issues with certain applications remembering that size and thus were no bigger than the titlebar the next time they were started. This will cause Blackbox to take a little longer to shutdown depending on the amount of windows skinned”. There is also a new SystemBarEx version, the plugin XZero “inheritedMore Like This
Embedding Steampunk videos in the journal...Strange how we are unable to upload videos directly to DeviantArt but we can do so in the journals. In my recent deviations I have simply provided a link to a short video on youtube and knocked up the image to get your attention. However, here I can embed the actual youtube video.More Like This
All credit to Jeff Wayne and Rage Software & GT Interactive at www.thewaroftheworlds.com/
These are the two introductions from Jeff Wayne's War of the Worlds RTS PC game.
The original videos are very low quality and very small in width and height. It was also bundled in a format that was not available to all systems. So, I have extracted the video from the Bink FMV files bundled with the PC game, removed the interpolation that caused the weird horizontal lines and have created a new version with smoother and less jagged video.
The quality is not up to modern standards but we aren't going to get any better unless the