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Windows 7: Themes


08 Nov 2011   #31

windows Ultimate
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Bongo View Post
Download 7-Zip and install it. Make sure you get the right version 32 bit or 64-bit.
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To tell what version you have in the start menu right-click on computer go to properties.
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Look for system type.
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After you have installed the right version right click on the zip folder go down to 7-zip and then over to and click on Extract Here see if that will extract that zip.
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Jerry
I did the extract before and still nothing.

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08 Nov 2011   #32

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Win 7 Pro x64 / Win 8.1 Pro
 
 

are you saying you have the zip extracted and the theme is not working?
Jerry
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08 Nov 2011   #33

windows Ultimate
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Bongo View Post
are you saying you have the zip extracted and the theme is not working?
Jerry
The theme is working, but the taskbar doesn't change color its like windows basic classic.Also, shadows, bubbles and language bar color doesn't change back to what it was.
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08 Nov 2011   #34

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Post another full-screen shot of C:\Windows\Resources\Themes
Jerry
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08 Nov 2011   #35

windows Ultimate
 
 

Here you go:


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08 Nov 2011   #36

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Win 7 Pro x64 / Win 8.1 Pro
 
 

OK I just tested it on a another computer and it must be corrupt sorry.
Give me the rest of the day and I will make a new one and try to post it later today or tomorrow morning.
Go ahead and switch to the default Aero theme and then logoff logon and then go ahead and delete what I have highlighted in red they are not needed.
Themes-themes.gif
Jerry


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08 Nov 2011   #37

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Win 7 Pro x64 / Win 8.1 Pro
 
 

Make sure you deleted what I ask you to delete in the above post

This should work now I test it on both 32-bit and 64-bit. I am pretty sure I got all the changes in their.
After you extract the zip folder put both 1 theme folder and 1 .theme file in C/Windows/Resources/Themes
It will show up in Personalize as CustomRose1
Themes-customrose1.png

Jerry


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File Type: zip CustomRose1.zip (878.4 KB, 8 views)
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08 Nov 2011   #38

windows Ultimate
 
 

Nope its white again will NOT change taskbar color and all under window color personalize.
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08 Nov 2011   #39

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Win 7 Pro x64 / Win 8.1 Pro
 
 

Switch to the default Aero theme then do this.
Click on the Start Button type in Services In the search box and then click on Services
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Scroll down until you see Unsigned Themes select it in click on the Stop text and let it stop after that click on Start text. Your screen may blink when you do this.
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Now try your new theme.

Jerry


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08 Nov 2011   #40

windows Ultimate
 
 

There is no Unsigned themes in the list.
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