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Old 1st July 2013, 15:03   #45
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Originally Posted by OlexijL View Post

Even if i consider this as plugin, it is still standalone app and you have to run it in the background (minimized window) till the end of the timer.

You don't have to run the app minimized for it to work and you get the benefit of seeing the minutes decrease as the timer counts down. If I don't go to bed right away, the timer can even be stopped and restarted with a new countdown.

The built-in icon for the app is rather bland. So I used the black and white clock face icon from the Windows "shell32.dll" in the shortcut I made for it. That looks a lot better on the taskbar.

Thanks again for suggesting it.

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