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Windows 7: Custom Themes

13 Jan 2009   #1
z3r010

 
Custom Themes

I've been playing around making themes.

This is my 1st try - www.sevenforums.com/sevenforumstest.zip


For how to create a .themepack, see: Theme Pack - Create, Save, Install, and Delete


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13 Jan 2009   #2
tdk08

Windows 7 Ultimate Beta 7000
 
 

How do you save a theme once it's all set up? - I want to save mine b4 applying yours.

EDIT: Nevermind I found it - Cool theme, did you get those wallpapers from InterfaceLIFT: Wallpaper sorted by Date by any chance? I noticed cause I have some of those as my wallpaper, I was like wait a second... lol
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13 Jan 2009   #3
mSeliga

Windows 7 Build 7100 (x64)
 
 

How do you save it as a theme pack?
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13 Jan 2009   #4
tdk08

Windows 7 Ultimate Beta 7000
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by mSeliga View Post
How do you save it as a theme pack?
Above desktop background:

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13 Jan 2009   #5
Airbot

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Cool, I like this one the best. Good job.


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13 Jan 2009   #6
mSeliga

Windows 7 Build 7100 (x64)
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by tdk08 View Post
Above desktop background:

Ah. Pull down the list and click it!
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14 Jan 2009   #7
z3r010

 

Yup save theme -> change drop down file type to themepack


BTW according to this doc that Shawn dug up http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/libr...90(VS.85).aspx (themepack bit near bottom) a themepack can save wallpapers, Icons, sounds & cursors
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14 Jan 2009   #8
Mark

Windows 7 Ultimate Vista Ultimate x64
 
 

Thanks John, nice theme!
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14 Jan 2009   #9
skunksmash

SEVEN x64
 
 

here's my new theme..... it looks a lot better here than the pic though, a bit like red marble

Custom Themes-yte.jpg




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14 Jan 2009   #10
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 build 10122
 
 

I haven't got the tutorial put together yet for a Theme Pack, but you can get a good idea with this below for now on how to do all of this.

Windows 7 Packaged Themes

UPDATE:
For how to create a .themepack, see: Theme Pack - Create, Save, Install, and Delete
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