Aston Shell is a Desktop replacement application, which lets you save your computer's resources while giving your Desktop a unique look. Aston completely replaces your old Desktop with a new one, providing numerous additional features and saving computer resources for more necessary tasks. By installing Aston, you acquire a lot more than just a fancy look, you get a more efficient way of using your computer. Aston looks similar to the Desktop you're already familiar with, but its components offer much more functionality.
Whether you have a five year old PC or a powerful high-end system, Aston is always the right choice. Aston, running with its most feature packed eye candy Themes, usually consumes about half the RAM that Windows XP Desktop normally needs and gives you much more in return. Aston is already known to be one of the most stable Windows shells ever. Version 1.9.2 adds multi-monitor support and task previews on hovering Taskbar buttons.
What's new in this version:
- Multimonitor support (you can place different wallpapers and icons on all monitors)
- New resource types supported:3pic,ANKz
- Completely new documentation
- new theming tutorial
- Tray clock plug-in now has a build-in calendar
- New search plug-in
- Task previews
- Lots of bugfixes
- Lots of small tweaks