Frequent contributor JonRedcorn2 switches up his desktops on the reg, and this recent one caught our eye. It’s symmetrical and interesting, and isn’t too busy with widgets and tools. Here’s how you can get the same look.
As usual, this is a Windows desktop, which means Rainmeter is running behind the scenes here. If you’re not familiar with Rainmeter, this guide can help you get started.
Once you have the basics down, here’s what you’ll need:
There’s a few moving parts here, but the kicker is that a lot of it has been customized specifically to JonRedcorn2’s tastes, so if you’re not sure how to get the same look or feel, or how it’s been modified, make sure to head over to the Flickr link below and ask your questions.
Do you have a good-looking, functional desktop of your own to show off? Share it with us! Post it to your personal Kinja blog using the tag Desktop Showcase or add it to our Lifehacker Desktop Show and Tell Flickr pool. Screenshots must be at least at least 1280×720 and please include information about what you used, links to your wallpaper, skins, and themes, and any other relevant details. If your awesome desktop catches our eye, you might get featured!
Optical Desktop | Flickr