The Advanced Docking System for Windows. Wikipedia defines a dock as a user interface feature of a number of operating systems that typically provides a user with a way of launching and switching between applications. The Winstep Nexus Dock is a professional dock for Windows. With Nexus, your most frequently used applications are only a mouse click away and Nexus turns working with your computer into a fun and exciting experience.
Nexus Ultimate is an enhanced version of the free-to-use Nexus dock which is available stand-alone or as a component of Winstep Xtreme (a single easy-to-install package featuring all of Winsteps popular desktop enhancement products for Windows).
Winstep Nexus Ultimate Features:
Display running applications on the dock with task grouping, task filtering and icon customization options.
Display system tray on the dock as single or grouped icons.
Blur-Behind (7/Vista) and colorization of dock backgrounds.
Over 80 special commands such as Sleep, Empty Recycler, CD Control, etc...
Monitor active connections and bandwidth usage with Net Meter module.
Get weather forecast for over 39,000 cities world-wide.
Monitor CPU and RAM usage, multiple mailboxes for incoming mail, and more!
Multiple animated mouse over effects: zoom, swing, bounce and many more!
Live icon reflections and animated water-like effects.
Quickly change icons of shortcuts and running programs by dropping PNG and ICO image files directly into the icon.
Built in support for animated icons.
Minimize windows to the dock.
Compatible with skins for all 3rd party docks.
Ability to group shortcuts into an unlimited number of nested sub-docks.
Categorize applications into user-defined tabs on the Shelf (tabbed dock).
Increase productivity by displaying folders, the Desktop, My Computer, Control Panel and other virtual system folders as tabs on the Shelf.
Reduce clutter by hiding desktop icons and using the Shelfs Desktop tab instead.
One click theme switching via the special Themes tab on the Shelf.
Exclusive modules/widgets (e.g.; battery monitor module).
Even more amazing mouse-over, launch and attention effects.
Unlimited number of clock alarms and reminders.
Customize system tray with high resolution icons.
Automatic installs and updates via the Winstep Update Manager.