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Windows 7: Custom Themes, Icons and Start Buttons.

07 Nov 2009   #1431

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 - Mac OS X 10.6.4 x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Aceeze View Post
Hi everyone , is there a way to import theme from vista to windows 7 ?
Where did you get the theme in Vista?


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07 Nov 2009   #1432

Win7 Pro x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Minotar View Post
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First, I know the bmp size is supposed to be 54x54 but how big is the Orb itself supposed to be?

Reason I ask is I made one but it keeps having a brief flash of the black (transparent?) when hovering / clicking the start orb. Which I've read is because there is some pixels outside the orb part.

Secondly, How are ya'll getting the pics so clear when shrinking them? I seem to get alot of distortion on mine at times.

Also, I keep telling it to make background transparent but then after all's said and done it'll be a white background. I've seen other peoples where the background doesn't show up and I've yet to figure out why mine does this. Any ideas?

Probably have another question but atm I can't remember what it was LoL /sigh

Oh, I use Photoshop 6.0 for editing/creating.
1) Use one of the uploaded files here and paste over it.

2)Not sure really,mine seems slightly distorted aswell but they do get a bit better once you save them.

3)Once you design the orb,select the ORB itself with the circular selection orb or pen tool,which ever works best for you,copy (CTRL+C),create new layer,paste (CTRL+V).

Then hide the backround image,then flatten image and shazzam!transparent backround,or none really.

Something like this

Thanks, Min.
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07 Nov 2009   #1433

Windows 7
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Zidane24 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Aceeze View Post
Hi everyone , is there a way to import theme from vista to windows 7 ?
Where did you get the theme in Vista?
deviantart .
Here : Aero Diamond Final by ~R0UNDER on deviantART
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07 Nov 2009   #1434

 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Aceeze View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Zidane24 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Aceeze View Post
Hi everyone , is there a way to import theme from vista to windows 7 ?
Where did you get the theme in Vista?
deviantart .
Here : Aero Diamond Final by ~R0UNDER on deviantART
It can maybe work with 7 but it will take a lot of editing in photoshop and in VSB. It will take a lot of time, and you cant be sure you can complete it without it causing problems
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08 Nov 2009   #1435

Windows 7 Ultimate 86x
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Aceeze View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Zidane24 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Aceeze View Post
Hi everyone , is there a way to import theme from vista to windows 7 ?
Where did you get the theme in Vista?
deviantart .
Here : Aero Diamond Final by ~R0UNDER on deviantART
Is this not it? Aero Diamond for Build 7068 by ~alkhan on deviantART
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08 Nov 2009   #1436

Windows 7
 
 

Yes it is but I think the ROUNDER's is better than alkhan's . The Aero Diamond by alkhan is a bit simple , isn't it ?
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08 Nov 2009   #1437

Windows 7 Ultimate Signature Edition x64
 
 

just wondering if someone could make this into a start button maybe with red eyes on mouse over and 1 in green like the punisher one. Also does the button have to be round or could it be the outline of the artwork? I know the procedure to make buttons but i have never really got into photoshop and such and really cant add the glow and sharpen the image to where it will look good that small. Also i know that the detail is is not needed 54x54 (54x162 complete bmp) but just dont have the program or skill to do it. It might not even work for being so small.


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09 Nov 2009   #1438

Windows 7 7600 x65 Ultimate Signature Edition
 
 

Thanks Mr Grim for your Ultimate Black and Gold Icons , they really do fit in with my Windows Signature Edition Black and Gold theme !!!
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09 Nov 2009   #1439

Windows 7
 
 

how about this peace sign for a start orb?

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11 Nov 2009   #1440

Win-7HP, VistaHP, XP
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by napilopez View Post
Just thought you guys might be interested in these great Windows 7 VSs by Nittiyh on DeviantArt. They're two of the most unique and well-designed themes for Windows 7 so far:

Funk: Funk VS for 7 by ~Nittiyh on deviantART


Kiilki: Kiilki VS for 7 by ~Nittiyh on deviantART


he fixes it up plus redoes it for 64bit and i might give it a look. hopefully he will fix the things grim talked about as well.
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