Microsoft is the oldest and user-friendly operating system for newbies. After launching of Windows 10 most of the users have switched to the newest version of Microsoft Windows even I am also using WIN 10 nowadays after switching from WIN 8, but one thing I have observed that there are not enough customization option available in WIN 10. For better performance and productivity I have searched for many programs and tools which can help me increase my productivity and save my time. So I decided to share those powerful tools and software which I am using to customize Windows 10.
Best Tools To Customize Windows 10
Actually, the list is very big but I have selected Best of the best tools to customize Windows 10 based on my experience. If you don’t like any option you can skip that according to your priority and usage.
The first we observe in any computer/PC is how it looks. So to make my Laptop Customise with Different Skins. Basically, Rainmeter basic purpose is to Run Skins on the laptop. Using Rainmeter you can install various Skins and Customize your Desktop interface. This tool will also help you to Measure your CPU, RAM and SWAP Usage on desktop/Laptop. Here is an example of one of Rainmeter Skin:
When it comes to organizing programs and icons folders Fences is the best tool for that. You can add and create shortcuts on your desktop so that you don’t need to find the program in Start menu. Fences will reduce your hustle to organize your PC by automatically placing your shortcuts and icons into resizable shaded areas on your Computer. Due to great functionalities, fences became the best Windows desktop enhancement tool. I must recommend try it once.
Here is a Video Tutorial about How to use Fences:
You might have heard about this tool. It’s quite old but very effective and widely used by Windows users. CustomizerGod can also run in Windows 7,8 and 8.1. With the help of customized tools, you can change Windows Icons and Logo. You can also restore our previous settings by taking Backup.
7+ TASKBAR TWEAKER
7+ Taskbar Tweaker is specially designed to configure various aspects of the Windows taskbar. The tool works very well in Windows 7,8,8.1 and on Windows 10. With the help of 7+ Taskbar Tweaker you can modify taskbar items, also manage to group and combining in Taskbar menu.here are 2 recommendation for installation Standard and Portable (I choose portable option). Give it a try and let me know you like it or not.
Classic Shell is Free Software that improves your productivity and enhances the usability of Windows according to your choice. Classic Shell will let you change your desktop’s start menu shortcuts, Start Menu Button, Start menu search etc. You can also make your Taskbar fully Transparent and change their colors.
DeviantArt is a great place for finding customization options and tools. I really love art and illustration and this theme is perfect for me. You can also check out if you like it.
MaxLauncher is an open source tabbed launcher. Maxlauncher will help you create multiple configuration files, each of which can have a maximum of 10 tabs on your desktop. One good feature of MaxLauncher is that Each tab and button are assigned keys corresponding to a standard keyboard so it’s easy to open any program.
WhatsApp for Windows
I think This app doesn’t need any introduction. WhatsApp is 2nd biggest social media platform after Facebook. Everyone is using WhatsApp. But if you are doing most of the work on Desktop and you don’t need to waste your time on finding your phone to check incoming messages them you can install Whatsapp for Windows software. It will help you to access your WhatsApp chats and stories on your computer.
Microsoft To-Do is productivity related tool. Microsoft To-Do is a simple and intelligent to-do list that makes it easy to plan your day. This app will help you to prioritize your daily schedule by pinning your works on it. Microsoft To-Do is a great alternative to Sticky Notes. With the help of this help, you can Set due dates and reminders to ensure you never forget important deadlines, Sync your Outlook tasks with Microsoft To-Do etc.
If you don’t like your current Windows 10 Startup menu then Start10 is the solution of your problem. Start10 can help you customize your Windows Start menu, change its style and font, Texture, background, and taskbar as well. You can change the start menu color from customization option.
When it comes to quick access any app from windows home screen RocketDock is number one in the race. The main feature is RocketDock isn’t slow down your computer. It has simple Drag and drop interface. You can add Windows Dock wherever you like on screen.
Dynamic Wallpaper will change your Windows 10 Look. This app will change your Windows 10 Mobile Lockscreen and/or Wallpaper behind the tiles or on your Windows 10 PC the Desktop Wallpaper and/or Lockscreen automatically. The app is using 5 online themes.
I would like to end up the list here. But whenever I found any customizing tool or app I will surely update this list. So guys please let me know If you have any other tool in your mind that will help in Windows 10 customization. I will surely like to try it and will add them to this list.