Winstep Nexus Ultimate 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.
Winstep 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 Winstep’s popular desktop enhancement products for Windows).
- Multiple docks and sub-docks
Create multiple docks for a variety of customized needs, organize applications within collapsible groups, or ‘sub-docks’.
- Powerful Dock Manipulation options
Create docks from existing Shelf tabs, detach sub-docks, turn docks into sub-docks, duplicate docks, delete docks – all this using simple drag-n-drop and/or context menu options.
- Shelves/Tabbed Docks
Not only being able to hold shortcuts dragged into it, a Shelf is also capable of displaying the contents of special shell folders such as the Desktop, My Computer, Control Panel, Recent Documents, and so forth… It’s even able to display the contents of folders in your hard drive, which can then be manipulated via drag & drop as usual.
- 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.
- Built-in modules/widgets: (e.g. time announcing clock, recycle bin, email checker, weather monitor, CPU, Net and RAM Meters and Wanda the swiming ‘fortune cookie’ fish).
- Over 80 special commands such as Sleep, Empty Recycler, CD Control, etc…
- Multiple animated mouse over, launch, attention and delete effects: zoom, swing, bounce and many more!
- Live icon reflections and animated water-like effects.
- Built in support for animated icons.
- Quickly change icons of shortcuts and running programs by dropping PNG and ICO image files directly into the icon.
- Minimize windows to the dock.
- Multi-monitor support.
- High-DPI support.
- Compatible with skins for all 3rd party docks.
- Multiple docks.
- Ability to group shortcuts into an unlimited number of nested sub-docks.
- Instant access to the contents of Folders, Downloads, and more via Grid Stacks.
- Categorize applications into user-defined tabs on Shelves (tabbed docks).
- Increase productivity by displaying folders, the Desktop, My Computer, Control Panel and other virtual system folders on Shelves.
- Reduce clutter by hiding desktop icons and using a Shelf’s Desktop tab instead.
- One click theme switching via the special Themes tab on a Shelf.
- Display icons plus the contents of disk and virtual system folders on Drawers (single-tabbed dock with text below the icons).
- Additional modules/widgets (e.g.; calendar, battery monitor, moon phase).
- Additional mouse-over, launch, attention and delete effects.
- Unlimited number of clock alarms, scheduled tasks and reminders.
- Customize system tray with high resolution icons.