Type of Program: Desktop Reminder
Supported Platforms: Win 95/09/ME/NT/2K/XP
Company Name: Webthread, Inc.
Installed Size: 244 KB
RedDay is a StartUp reminder application. You enter in a list of
events and days and on startup it will display any event due "Today" or
"Tomorrow" by scrolling text across the program section of the taskbar. (You
must, unlike me, leave your taskbar in the default horizontal setting for this
If this sounds like a great thing to you then stop reading. Otherwise I really
have to say that I do not like this program. For reasons such as a lack of an
icon for the main program, a font button that didn't work, and most of all, how
it makes itself run at start-up by default. While I agree that the program isn't
much use if it does not automatically run, there should at least be a choice;
there is no way to turn off this, other than uninstalling the program. But other
than these reasons I simply feel that there are many much more capable programs
available in its class.
However the author(s) should be commended for fixing a minor problem that I
noticed within a day. You will not get this kind of service from a big company!
Ease of Installation
Reviewed by Andrew J Glina