Introduction: Make Rocket Dock Look EXACTLY Like Mac OS X's Dock
Step 1: Step One
First of all yeou need Rocketdock - rocketdock.com/
When you're on the site click the Download (Marked in the Image)
Step 2: Step Two
Now Click the Download Button
It will say:
in light Blue text
Save the File to you're Desktop.
The download is 6.2MB in size and Should note take up too much space
Step 3: Step Three
Double Click the .exe File (What you just Downloaded)
The icon is show in the Image
Double click it, Then click Run
Select the Language as English and finish the setup
Step 4: Step Four
Now that its finnaly installed remove all the Shortcut's and other things on the dock by Dragging them onto the desktop, They will go poof and dissapear.
Now you need a MAC OS X skin for you're rocket dock
Download the Leopard Skin here - rocketdock.com/addon/skins/4939
Save it to the desktop and Extract it
(To extract right click the file then click Extract)
Step 5: Step Five
Now that you Have Rocketdock and The MAC theme for RocketDock
You need to install the Theme.
After you extract the File open the new folder that appears
In the folder there is another Folder called Mac OS X Leopard
You don't need to open that folder
Move or copy that folder to the rocketdock Skin's folder
The Skins folder is found by:
My computer > Local dick (C:) > Program Files > RocketDock > Skins
and just put the folder in that place
Now exit rocketdock and run it again
Right click the dock, then select
On the left side of the window that appears select Style
Click the Theme selector (Left of the get More button)
then select Mac OS X Leopard
Step 6: Step Six
What you think you're done?
Now you need some stuff to put in the Dock
Here i will suggest the stuff to put in it
What i use:
My Computer Shortcut - To get this just Click start then Right click Computer then Check Show on desktop then drag it to the Dock
Safari Shortcut - www.apple.com/safari/
Firefox Shortcut - www.mozilla.com/en-US/firefox/firefox.html
Adress Book (Contacts Shortcut) - To find the contcts folder in vista select the start bar and find Contacts, then right click and create a shortcut to the desktop.
Calander Docklet - rocketdock.com/addon/docklets/4048 - To install do exactly what you did with the Mac OS X skin but put the Folder in the Docklets Folder, Then right click the dock then add item...
Then add iCal
Dashboard (Yahoo Widgets) - au.widgets.yahoo.com/
iTunes - www.apple.com/downloads/
iPhoto (Photoscape) - www.photoscape.org/ps/main/download.php
Notebook (Notepad) - It comes with windows :)
WindowsBlinds7 - www.stardock.com/products/windowblinds/downloads.asp - Completely changes the look of Vista
VistaLogon - www.stardock.com/products/logonstudio/downloads.asp - (Changes the Logon Screen for Vista)
HxD Editor - You don't need this.. Im not giving you the icon ither sorry
Laptop - Just a shortcut to one of my Folders (Yes i will give you the Icon)
PBP Unpacker - You dont need it (You do get the icon)
Master Volume Control - rocketdock.com/addon/docklets/6321 (It Comes with the Icon)
iChat (MSN) - You know where to download it..... (Icons Comes in the ICON Pack)
Just a Couple of Folders with the icon Changed to look like a Mac OS X folder
Mac Recycling bin
My Preferences (Control Panel) - Just a shortcut to the control pannel with a changes icon
Step 7: Step Seven
Download the icons
Heres the info
in .png format
a MASSIVE 255 icons
Made for Vista (and XP)
Step 8: You're Done!
Now just Put the icons into The dock ;)
Have fun using the new looking RocketDock
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