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TileDock - an addon for Windows 10 Taskbar

TileDock - an addon for Windows 10 Taskbar

I'm starting to write a simple tool that will add group of tiles similar to the new Windows 10's Start Menu, that will be pinned to our taskbar using their own icons (multiple icons in taskbar). So far, I've been doing some research related to detecting the taskbar's icon locations, it was not easy, back in Windows XP times, was easier with that taskbar's structure it had back then, with the arrival of Windows 7 (maybe Vista) and newer Windows versions, that taskbar has changed offering a different structure access using MSAA (Microsoft Active Accessibility), so I finally could find the way to get each taskbar's icon location (coordinates, s
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Experimenting background changer for Windows 10

Experimenting background changer for Windows 10

I was trying to add background picture customization to Windows 10's Start Menu, but it was a failure, because Windows 10 uses a global Modern UI class "Windows.UI.Core.Corewindow" for the entire family of Windows Apps, and annoyingly the Start Menu is also part of that, consequently modifying the Start Menu background picture also affects another Windows Apps, giving them strange behaviours specially while resizing them,making it hard to accomplish what my old Windows 8 Start Screen Customizer was capable of. This is a snapshot sample of the Start Menu with a translucent background, and since the Start Menu is using Aero Glass, it was impos
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