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Windows 7: Change Windows Start Orb in . Themepack File

06 Apr 2010   #1

Windows 7/ Windows XP/ Mac OSX Snow leopard
Change Windows Start Orb in . Themepack File

Hello Friends. I was just facing another prob in creating .themepack. And the subject is a start orb. I know its located in explorer.exe . But how to include a unique start orb in a theme i mean for my mac theme i want to include An apple -like start orb in my theme which would not me included in a .themepack. I buyed Aves win 7 style builder but it doesnt show anything in the start button area i mean see in the screenshot)

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Ave's Vista Style Builder

the 1st one

please help, would i have to use uxtheme.dll, edit .theme files with notepad,theme enabling etc thanks

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06 Apr 2010   #2

Win7 HP (x64)/Win7 Ultimate (x64)

Hi Ayoosh

I'm not familiar with Ave's Vista Style builder, however the following tutorial deals with how to change the start orb in W7.

Start Menu Button - Change (credits to sergiogarcia)

Hope this helps in some way

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06 Apr 2010   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate x86

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