Popular animated app launcher and taskbar.
Popular animated app launcher and taskbar for Windows. Free download ObjectDock latest version 2024 for Windows 11/10/8/7 (32-bit/64-bit).
Latest Version Overview
ObjectDock is will give your desktop a new, futuristic look. The dock is similar to MAC OS X’s BubbleBar operating system. It makes your taskbar still and animated.
This freeware will let you launch your favourite programs in just one click. It also acts like a taskbar, allowing you to view currently running applications.
Key Features and Benefits
Nice Graphic Effects
As you hover your mouse over the icons, the animated dock magnifies them; the graphic effects are very pleasant to look at.
This utility offers a wide variety of skins so you can customize the interface as you wish.
If you hover the mouse on any posted on the Dock icon, it increases in size. At the dock you can place shortcuts to any application as well as recycle bin, analog clock, weather, calendar etc.
You can remove the Windows Taskbar and use ObjectDock instead. In this case, use the “Hide the Windows Taskbar” function in dock settings as this will completely remove the Win taskbar.
Having a slow computer is not a problem. You can lower the details to get more speed.
Its trial version lacks a system tray. ObjectDock full version exists on all features.
If you want to get this feature and many more you can pay $4.99 for an upgrade to the Plus edition. This offers tabbed docks, task grouping and other effects.
More Advenced Features
- Simple to implement shortcuts
- Easy drag & drop operation
- Many skins to choose from
- Ability to create multiple docks
- Low memory usage
- Smooth animations
- Can be positioned on any edge of the desktop
- Supports multiple monitors
- Adjustable transparency for icons and background
What’s New/ Version history/ Changelog in v2.20?
- Fixed Start8 start button position issue at high DPI by marking ObjectDock as DPI aware
- Further improved 64bit folder handling (system32 folder specifically)
- Removed “names only” view option from tabbed docks
- Added notification for when DWM is disabled for folder tabs
- Hardcoded support for LibreOffice in ObjectDock taskbar
Stardock ObjectDock 32-bit / 64-bit Technical Details
|03 May 2022
|Windows 11, Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7 | OS x86/ x64