I prefer to use Conky to achieve very similar results as Rainmeter. However, I have also run and tested Rainmeter using WINE on Zorin OS and it runs on the Zorin OS desktop pretty much flawlessly.
You can also use Animated Wallpapers on Zorin OS desktop using additional apps Where is Background Plus in 16? - #3 by Storm
This guide will show you how to have Live Wallpaper on Zorin 16
[Zorin Os 16 Pro with dragon live wallpaper]
Installation of concerning apps and libs
Installation of mpv
sudo apt install mpv
Compiling tool for Xwinwrap
sudo apt-get install git xorg-dev build-essential libx11-dev x11proto-xext-dev libxrender-dev libxext-dev
Now downloading and compiling Xwinwrap
git clone https://github.com/ujjwal96/xwinwrap.git
sudo make install
To set …
Hadn't even considered Wine. Thanks! I'm using Hidamari from the software app on Zorin for the animated wallpapers and it works great.
I'm a sucker for anything that mentions glass, can I down load the icons?
Wasn't able to get Rainmeter to show anything but managed to get a couple basic widgets with Conky. It gave me a headache but found Conky Manager (really old and unsupported that I could tell).
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Conky (Tangent topic) on Zorin OS
It took most of the day to get a somewhat decent widget but I got some good practice on the terminal and learned some about Conky. It's a shame it isn't being developed. I appreciate the tips.
Perhaps this conky stuff should have its own thread, just saying
Nope, It's Fedora 38 - Gnome.
Another try on Core with animated wallpaper and a bit of Conky.
The revival of the I Little Pony Icon Theme
Quite the contrast between the happy colors and the intimidating rainbow pony
accompanied by Air Wolf theme melody
This one looks good too, but
@Storm's badass pony is hard to beat
Yes! I wasn't competing, I just like the Lil Pony Pride wallpaper.