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Windows 7: Windows XP Icons?


19 Nov 2012   #1
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Windows 7 Home Premium 64-Bit
 
 
Windows XP Icons?

Title says it all. I'd like to have the XP icons in my Windows 7, like this.
http://www.skinpacks.com/scrshoot/bi...er-d4kgf9k.jpg
I'd install his theme, but I don't need to, as I'm using a completely different theme. I just need the icons to complete. Thank you, to whoever can help me!
Skin Pack
There is the link to his skin if it would be any use.

-Darren


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20 Nov 2012   #2

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Win 7 Pro x64 / Win 8.1 Pro
 
 

If you want to do some of the work I can make the .dlls

Put the skin pack .exe in a folder use 7-Zip to extract it in the folder, open the $_OUTDIR folder there you will see the .dll folders with icons in them.
Windows XP Icons?-1.pngWindows XP Icons?-2.png


Using the imageres.dll folder I made screenshots to compare them, you can see there are some icons that are in the skin pack that are not in windows 7.

Windows 7
Windows XP Icons?-3.pngWindows XP Icons?-4.png


Skin Pack
Windows XP Icons?-5.pngWindows XP Icons?-6.png


If you want to go thur all the .dlls and tell me which ones you want and list them I can do it.

Jerry


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20 Nov 2012   #3
AC

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-Bit
 
 

I'd love to do what you're asking, but I'm stuck at step one. :P When I extract it, I only get a $Temp folder, and inside it are other useless folders and files. I extracted the .exe that was inside the .exe, still no luck. The folder you are asking for isn't there for me.
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20 Nov 2012   #4

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Do you have 7 Zip?
Put the skin pack .exe in a folder then right click on the .exe go to 7 Zip > Extract Here
Windows XP Icons?-1.png


You should get this.
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Views: 8
Size:  16.5 KB

Then this.
Windows XP Icons?-3.png

Jerry


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20 Nov 2012   #5
AC

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-Bit
 
 

Same result
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20 Nov 2012   #6

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by 714 View Post
Same result
Here is a link to download them, I zipped up the folder.

New folder.zip

Jerry
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20 Nov 2012   #7
AC

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-Bit
 
 

Thanks. So you want me to tell you the ones I don't need?
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20 Nov 2012   #8
AC

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-Bit
 
 

Nevermind, got the icons I need! Thanks!
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