Five best apple dock for windows[ Mac OS X style dockbar ]

If you are looking for an Apple OS X style dock on Windows XP/Windows 7, you’ve come to the right place! The following 5 freeware allow you add your most frequently used applications to the dock, when you move the mouse over the icon on the dock, it will react and play an amazing mouse-over effect.

1) Aqua Dock

Aqua Dock is an OS X’s animated launchbar alternative. When you move the mouse over the dock bar, it reacts and zooms the icon which you mouse over.

Operating system supported: Windows XP/ Windows 7.

2) Winstep Nexus Dock

Winstep Nexus Dock is very ease to use, you can drag a shortcut icon from the desktop to the dockbar easily, to access the full customization, you can right click on the blank area, and call specified function from the popup menu, you could:
a, change the mouse-over effect to: magnify, zoom, bounce, afterglow, rock, swing;
b, set the position of the dockbar;
c, set the z order of the dockbar: normal, always on top, always on botton;
d, change theme;
e, change the size of icon;
f, insert internal command to the dockbar, such as shutdown/log off/restart/sleep, minimize all windows, etc;

Moreover, you can choose “screen position” – “rotate” to set the dockbar layout vertically, and place the dockbar anywhere freely by choosing “screen position” – “undock”.

Operating system supported: Windows XP/ 2000 / 2003 / Vista / Windows 7 / Windows 7 x64.

3) ObjectDock

ObjectDock is developed by stardock, it’s another Apple OS X style dock program.

Operating system supported: Windows XP/ Windows 7.

4) RK Launcher

RK Launcher is a Mac-fashioned freeware application that will allow you to have a visually pleasing bar at the side of the screen that is used to quickly launch shortcuts. It support themes, PNG’s and ICO’s and with smooth amazing animations, RK Launcher is a versatile and great taskbar replacement.

RK Launcher is portable, Operating system supported: Windows XP/ Windows 7.

5) RocketDock

RocketDock is another smoothly animated and semitransparent application launcher which provides a nice clean interface to drop shortcuts on for easy access and organization.

Special features:
a, Minimize windows to the dock;
b, Multi-monitor support;
c, Supports alpha-blended PNG and ICO icons;
d, Icons zoom and transition smoothly;
e, Completely Portable;

Operating system supported: Windows XP/ Windows 7.


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