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Windows 7: True Classic Themes for Windows 7

07 Jun 2012   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
True Classic Themes for Windows 7

Hello here
This is my firsft work about theme porting
I have ported all classic appearance themes what you have seen in Windows 98/2000/ME, such as
  • Bricks
  • Desert
  • Eggplant
  • Liac
  • Maple
  • Marine
  • Plum
  • Pumplkin
  • Rainy day
  • Red blue white
  • Rose
  • Slate
  • Spruce
  • Storm
  • Teal
  • Wheat

I feel the nostalgie with them. Maybe you will like them too. They are close to original at 100%
See the screenshots:

Get them from Winaero

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07 Jun 2012   #2

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7600

another good work from you hb860, personally i dont like the aged look but there are many folks who post here asking how to make their win7 look like xp, this will be helpful for them.
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07 Jun 2012   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

I can't forget days when I was with Windows 98 and Delphi 3
Spruce was my favorite
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07 Jun 2012   #4

Windows 7 Pro x 2/Windows 10 Home/10 Pro/Windows 10 TP

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by boohbah View Post
another good work from you hb860, personally i dont like the aged look but there are many folks who post here asking how to make their win7 look like xp, this will be helpful for them.
Your quite right boobah about two years ago a OP in a thread titled Miss XP Themes liked the eggplant theme from XP and I closely replicated the theme for her and also closely recreated the rest in another very old thread so I know how time consuming it possibly was for hb860 to recreate all of the themes.
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04 Oct 2013   #5

Windows 7 x32

I just can't get over the appeal of the Desert theme. And thanks to you, I can use it on Windows 7! I have using it ever since I googled and found your site. Thank you for taking the trouble to port the Classics.
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10 Apr 2015   #6

Windows 7 32 bit

THANK YOU SO MUCH!!!! The plum theme is so much easier on my eyes
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10 Apr 2015   #7

Windows 7 x32

Yes, the Plum theme's good too.

I'm still using Windows 7, but I'm coming back here when I decide to use Windows 10. I hope we'll work out something so that we can use these Classic themes on there too.

Thanks again, for keeping memories of those days alive.
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12 Apr 2015   #8

Windows 7 Ultimate x86 w/SP1

Here's the same themes in windows 7 .Themepack format.


Attached Files
File Type: zip 16 Classic themes in themepack format for windows (21.1 KB, 21 views)
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22 May 2015   #9

Windows 7 x32

Thank you, Jim, for those themes. I have yet again used the Desert theme, on my new laptop. The laptop came with Windows 8.1 and I couldn't get the Desert theme to work on it. It was easy for me to come to the conclusion that I don't need Windows 8.1 (not a big fan; I'll wait for Windows 10). The thought that I couldn't use the Desert theme helped a lot in reaching this conclusion :-) So I've formatted the harddisk and installed Windows 7. I'm back with Desert :-)
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