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Create new battery menulet?
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Jul 22, 2013, 04:34 PM
 
I have no idea how to create a menulet, but I have been told it is the only way to achieve the desired goal:
A battery icon in the menu bar that is coloured red when low, orange when charging, and green when fully charged.
I tried replacing the files in the original menulet resources folder. (Mac Hd/System/Library/CoreServices/Menu Extras/Battery.menu/Contents/Resources)
It works in the login menu, but nowhere else.

Any solutions?

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Jul 22, 2013, 07:32 PM
 
Already exists. No need to fuss with things:

SlimBatteryMonitor - Battery and UPS Gauge for Apple's Mac OS X

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Thanks a lot man
     
   
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