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Is there documentation to get started building docklets with this?

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I have searched here, at the main site and googled it but have found nothing. Is there documentation on how to get started making your own docklets for ObjectDock Plus? Like a sample walk through so you know where to start. It looks pretty powerful but how do you know how to use it?

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Ah follow up. Just to be clear I meant making docklets with SysStats for ObjectDock not docklets in general. Sorry about that. =) I don't mean in code I mean from the configuration tool. I read that you don't need to know how to code to make stuff with SysStats.

Thanks for any help.

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I started by deconstructing an existing docklet to see how it worked. The Italian clock docklet is a reasonably simple one to start with.

THe main thing to understand is that you have 'meters' which produce information (eg time, cpu speed, disk space) and the output of these can be routed to the 'overlays' which are the visible/displayed part of the docklet. The overlays can be images or text, which can be manipulated by the meters eg fading, rotating, changing etc.

Mix in scripting to all of this and you have the general picture. Scripts can be used as meters, or to massage the info from a meter before manipulating an overlay (for example).

Re Objectdock, there's nothing special to do with the docklets designed for it except maybe regarding the visible size - this'll be limited by the dock's size.

AFAIk there's no central place for docklet creation apart from here, where Judge (Systats author) often guides the noob provided specific questions are asked.

HTH

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