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Windows 7: Someone recommend a dark theme?


10 Sep 2010   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
Someone recommend a dark theme?

I'd like a simple modification of Aero Glass that's black or dark blue. I don't care much for significantly changed taskbars or icon sets or any of the sort. I'd just like a developed dark theme because I find that they're easier on my eyes, which is good since I have poor vision. Right now my desktop looks like this:



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10 Sep 2010   #2

Windows7 Pro 64bit SP-1; Windows XP Pro 32bit
 
 

HubbleSite - Picture Album

Hubble telescope images. A lot of them!!!!

The super high resolution available on some photos will need resized smaller. They warn you which ones might effect memory usage. I'd take the smaller of the high res and resize for your screen if the standard sized are to small.

This pic is 1.53MB a perfect size. Click this pic and click the window that opens then click the second window that opens.
Mike

I liked that one so much I'm using it myself.
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10 Sep 2010   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

That's actually a really neat collection of wallpapers. I've always been big on astronomy. I'm looking more for complete visual styles, though.
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10 Sep 2010   #4

Windows7 Pro 64bit SP-1; Windows XP Pro 32bit
 
 

I'm not sure how but I read somewhere in the Win 7 you can make Aero slide show?

Anyway you could use several diffent photos that way.

Just a suggestion.

Hope you find something.
Mike
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10 Sep 2010   #5

Systems 1 and 2: Windows 7 Enterprise x64, Win 8 Developer
 
 

Cool, although when I think of gaseous anomalies, I usually think of politics.
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10 Sep 2010   #6

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Yeah, it can slideshow. I'm talking more of things like window borders and styles.
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10 Sep 2010   #7

7 Home Premium x64
 
 

Hey, have a look at NewGen by sergiogarcia9. It's one of my favourite dark themes, or just browse on Deviantart or here on the forums.
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10 Sep 2010   #8

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1
 
 

One of our members here is Mr Grim, he makes the best themes IMHO.

MrGRiM01's Gallery

A Guy
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11 Sep 2010   #9

Windows 8.1 Pro x64
 
 

Try this : Zune QuickPlay by =giannisgx89 on deviantART
Its based on metro UI
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