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Windows 7: How do I switch to "Classic Windows View"?

01 Dec 2009   #1

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How do I switch to "Classic Windows View"?

I like the "Classic Windows View" which I have been using ever since Windows '95. I kept it on classic through Me, XP and Vista and now I want to use it for Windows 7.

Does anyone know how I can set that setting? I cannot find it anywhere

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01 Dec 2009   #2

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Windows 7 Home Premium SP1, clean install, upgrade disc
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by BriGuy View Post
I like the "Classic Windows View" which I have been using ever since Windows '95. I kept it on classic through Me, XP and Vista and now I want to use it for Windows 7.

Does anyone know how I can set that setting? I cannot find it anywhere
Go to control panel personalization themes

finally modified themes
My System SpecsSystem Spec
01 Dec 2009   #3

Windows 7 Professional
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by BriGuy View Post
I like the "Classic Windows View" which I have been using ever since Windows '95. I kept it on classic through Me, XP and Vista and now I want to use it for Windows 7.

Does anyone know how I can set that setting? I cannot find it anywhere
Right click on desktop > Personalize > Choose Windows Classic

My System SpecsSystem Spec
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