Get Windows 8 Tablet UI in Windows 7 using “Omnimo 4″

We have seen Microsoft previewing the new Windows 8 UI in D9 and Computex 2011. Today the Deviantart user fediaFedia has released Omnimo 4 for Rainmeter which allows you to transform Windows Vista/Windows 7 to the newly unveiled Windows 8 Tablet UI.

Windows 8 transformation

Omnimo is a multifunctional interactive desktop information center based on rainmeter. This suite will turn your desktop into a productive and attractive workarea , delivering only the information you need. Every interactive tile gives you information at a glance, and can be easily customized to your needs.

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Here are the steps to install Omnimo 4 on Windows Vista/Windows 7-

  1. In order to use Omnimo, you need to have Rainmeter 2.0 or higher installed. Some features like Aero Glass, NowPlaying and Twitter functionality require Rainmeter 2.1 BETA. You can get them here
  2. After installing Rainmeter download Omnimo 4 from here
  3. Double click on the Setup.rmskin file, it should install everything automatically and you will be greeted by the Intro.

After installation, select your settings and then the theme+resolution to apply the optimum layout. Don’t worry if your desktop resolution is not included, you can move things around to your liking anyway.

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