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

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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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