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Windows 7: Windows 7 Theme Problem(Unable to use any theme other than classic)

11 Jun 2011   #1
antisocialbratt

Windows 7 X64 Ultimate
 
 
Windows 7 Theme Problem(Unable to use any theme other than classic)

I have a weird problem in my windows 7. No matter which theme i select, it just appears as Windows classic theme. Like this


I have checked the visual settings option and the best appearance option is selected. I have tried downloading new theme from web but it didnt solved the problem. I have tried changing the Graphics card drivers and Direct X yet no success. I guess some windows files related to the theme got corrupted somehow. I just dont know how to fix it. Please help...


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11 Jun 2011   #2
Bongo

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Win 7 Pro x64 / Win 8.1 Pro
 
 

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You will need to do 1 of these 2 ways of Enabling custom themes for it to work.
Enabling Custom Themes - Windows 7
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Theme - How to Apply Custom Themes
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