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Windows 7: Customizing the left Folder Panel and Folder Background. How?

01 Sep 2011   #11
NeroLigerzid

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

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Thanks Jerry. I very much appreciate you, Arc and Irene for trying to help me out.
More thanks to you guys. I will add rep to you guys.
I'm sorry I could not be of more help.
Where did you get that first screenshot is it from Windows 7 or another OS?
Jerry
I am not really sure.. I caught that screenshot from a modding forum of a game. Thanks for helping anyway. Atleast I learned new things. Very much appreciated. I'll try to find the answer on my own for the time being and still hope someone would answer this question of mine.


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01 Sep 2011   #12
Arc

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Well ... a closer looks says that the first screenshot is from XP .
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