How to open the settings menu:
The simplest way to open the settings menu is: Move the mouse over the weather skin > right click > Custom skin actions.
To change skin size, go with the Mouse over the skin, then move the Mouse Wheel “UP” (to increase skin size), or “DOWN” (to decrease skin size), and the skin will be “bigger” or “smaller”.
The default language is English of course. But, you can directly translate to your language in settings. That means that almost all languages in the world are supported.
If you use Foobar2000, you need to download and install foo cad plugin).
If you use MusicBee, you must enable the “CD Art Display” plugin in (MusicBee>Edit>Preferences>Plugins).
Support for Spotify is also added. This work only with the desktop version, not with the web player!
As you already know, wxdata.weather.com/ as a weather source doesn’t work anymore.
How does this alternative work?
First of all, weather locations will be automatically obtained. Also, if for some reason location is wrong, you can always find and edit the location manually.
This alternative, don’t use Foreca, AccuWeather, DarkSky, ClimaCell, Weatherbit, Open Weather Map, The Weather Channel, or Wttr.in, Weather2umbrella, and so on.
You don’t need to make an account to use this alternative. You don’t need to have your own API key. You are not limited to 100 or more calls per day.
Everything is free and simple.
In this short video review, you can see how is simple to change settings, and how to change the location manually, if for some reason automatically location is obtained wrongly:
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Skin Details & Instructions
The ColorTube rainmeter skin was developed and created by ApexXx-SenSei and was originally published on DeviantArt Feb 2, 2020.
To open up and configure any settings for the ColorTube theme, simply double click on the time, date or day of week. Once clicked, you will be presented with a popup with all the settings to configure ColorTube to your needs.
For the ColorTube weather widget to work correctly, you need to set your weather code within the settings menu.
Yes, the ColorTube rainmeter theme does support Spotify however you won’t be able to see the progress of the song. Only the buttons (stop, pause, skip) and song name will work. To fix the progress bar issue you will need to configure the variables within the player.ini to webnowplayer or use spicetify widget.
You can resize any ColorTube widget (date, time, day of week text, recycle bin and Spotify) by scrolling your mouse UP and DOWN.