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Simply Nova by Nova-7-Sev-dd Simply Nova by Nova-7-Sev-dd
SimplyNova is an old skin of mine (my first as a matter of fact). After being voted Skin of the Month on the Rainmeter group it has gained nearly 500,000 downloads through out all the sites it's currently on and is used in many different ways by Rainmeter users, admins and teachers.

I have gone through all the code and corrected mistakes (always an ongoing process though), got rid of unneeded code, added comments through all files and much more. There are a few changes from the original - better link icons (which as of yet still need some work to allow for icons that you'll actually want/need as users.

I love seeing what people do with these skins - so if you use it please shoot me a message with a link. I don't care what you do with it - just like to see the different uses :)

All updates and pertinent information about this skin are now located in one of my journal entries due to a long list of items. Get it here: SimplyNova UPDATES Journal
CREDIT | LAPTOP DISPLAY by | leozerosty | No editing, just stuck the screen shot on.
CREDIT | SOCIAL ICONS | Original design is from a CSS3 file - author unknown | Edited for use in Rainmeter
PUBLICATION | Check out Armando Ferreira's video if you're new to Rainmeter and want to learn how to use SimplyNova & Rainmeter. Video Here
PUBLICATION | Featured on main page of
PUBLICATION | Skin of the Month on Rainmeter Group | SOTM

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omgitsalic Featured By Owner Edited 23 hours ago  New member
How do you keep one skin on top, such as when you click on the facebook button, the horizontal bar goes on top of the weather and click and it does not look good.
Nova-7-Sev-dd Featured By Owner Sep 16, 2014  Professional Interface Designer
That's a very very nice screen shot there
jenkinrocket Featured By Owner Sep 7, 2014
There was an extra '=' sign in the 'Password' field above the 'Measures' section that prevented the email new messages from showing correctly. Deleted it to correct the problem :).

Otherwise, extremely great design. Look forward to learning Lua and making some skins myself.
Nova-7-Sev-dd Featured By Owner Sep 16, 2014  Professional Interface Designer
Yeah, that's there on purpose. Should show instructions just above about what to actually put in there. Glad it's motivating though :)
Kenny167 Featured By Owner Sep 7, 2014  New member
I did that and it still isn't working. Any ideas? I've tried refreshing it and saving it over again multiple times, and it's still not working
heartparasite Featured By Owner Aug 29, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Hi there, I'm currently using this skin and have set up my gmail account. The problem is it does not show the number of emails, something like ", new Emails".

Thanks in advance!
brandfrot Featured By Owner Edited Aug 27, 2014  New member
i have edited the weather to celsius, but where do i enter my area code for the weather?
Nova-7-Sev-dd Featured By Owner Sep 16, 2014  Professional Interface Designer
When you edit the skin, you'll see in the variables an area for WeatherLocation - it will also contain instructions for getting your location code
budyniek1112 Featured By Owner Aug 11, 2014
I am wondering can i translate it into Polish and post it ?
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