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Circle Dock

0.92 Alpha
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License:
Free Freeware
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Publisher:
Eric Wong
OS:
Windows 8 / 7 / Vista / XP
Updated:
Mar 30, 2012
Technical:
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Circle Dock Review

Circle Dock is a free and open source launcher app filed under desktop enhancement software and made available by Eric Wong for Windows.

The review for Circle Dock has not been completed yet, but it was tested by an editor here on a PC and a list of features has been compiled; see below.

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Circle Dock has been picked by our editors as good software.
Circle Dock has been tested for viruses and malware.
We have tested Circle Dock 0.92 Alpha against malware with several different programs. We certify that this program is clean of viruses, malware and trojans. [Read more]

Publisher's Description

A Windows application launcher with style:

Circle Dock is an application launcher arranged in a circular or ellipsoid dock shape. By using special dock items (dock folders) it is possible to create multi-layered docks which can be summoned using a user-defined keystroke combination and/or a mouse button click - this defaults to the middle mouse button although the program supports the X1 and X2 mouse buttons found on modern mice and, if modifiers are used in conjunction with the mouse, the left and right mouse buttons can also be used.

Circle Dock is 100% managed code written in C# and requires the Net Framework (version 2 or better).

Circle Dock features and highlights:
  • Launch your programs from a circular dock
  • Drag and drop your files, folders, and shortcuts onto a circular dock that you can re-size
  • Rotate the dock with either your mouse wheel or the keyboard arrow keys
  • Change the image shown for the icons and change the skins (compatible with icons and skins for Rocket Dock, Object Dock, etc.)
  • The dock appears where your mouse is by pressing a hotkey (default is F1) or your middle mouse button, other options available
  • Tested on computers with multiple monitors, Windows XP/Vista/7, 32-bit & 64-bit, and requires only .Net Framework 2.0
  • Automatically works on all Windows Vista and 7 computers and most Windows XP computers
  • A new settings panel that allows you to customize many options. It updates your dock as you make changes
  • Change the image used for the dock icons with the easiest method out there: Just set the program to "Icon Replacement Mode" in the right-click menu of the center icon and you can change all the icon images by just dragging and dropping new PNG images onto them
  • Built in support for Windows HD Icons. Vector and detailed PNG's come through with great clarity
  • Toggle the visibility of the dock by moving your mouse to any edge of your screen. By default, the left and right edges are used for toggling
  • Rotate the dock with your mouse wheel or arrow keys (customizable)
  • Reorder and Organize the dock items with new adjustment interface
  • By default, clicking on the center button does not open the start menu
  • New easy method of upgrading from older versions

Circle Dock is licensed as Freeware for Windows (32-bit and 64-bit) operating system / platform from desktop enhancement software without restrictions. Circle Dock 0.92 Alpha is available to all software users as a free download (Freeware).


This launcher software is filed under:
  • Circle Dock Download
  • Freeware Desktop Enhancement Software
  • Open source and GPL software
  • Free Software Download

Compatibility with this launcher software may vary, but will generally run fine under Microsoft Windows 10, 8, 8.1, 7, Vista and XP on either a 32-bit or 64-bit setup. A separate x64 version may be available from Eric Wong.

Page maintained by Fernando Ortega.

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