I was unable to find a dock I was satisfied with—they were all either too glossy, lacking texture, or had improper curvature to suit my tastes, and so I decided to make my own.CandyBar Users
Launch ‘Charcoal.icontainer’ and apply the dock in CandyBar. Relaunch dock.Manual Replacement
Back up all original files before making changes. Open the ‘Resources’ alias to find them. I am not responsible for any damage done to your system. Drop the dock image files onto the ‘Resources’ alias. Log off and log back in to take effect.
To restore, drag the original files you have backed up onto the ‘Resources’ alias.Snow Leopard
I have purposefully made the indicator lights blank, as I prefer a simple, clean look and I find them a distraction. If you wish to keep your current lights, do not include the 3 indicator files when replacing the dock images.Lion
Since OS X Lion users can control the display of indicators via System Preferences, I did not include any indicators.Indicators
Some people may want to use indicators and may find that the defaults look horrible with Charcoal. I highly recommend checking out the Alloy + LED dock by Taylor Carrigan
. His indicator lights look absolutely fantastic with Charcoal. The dock itself is beautiful too.
You are free to use this for your own personal use. You may not modify it or use it for commercial purposes.