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Windows 7: how to go about making a custom shell theme for windows 7?

04 Nov 2012   #1
cryptoncore

Windows 7 Ultimate x64, Windows 8.1 Pro x64 (on laptop)
 
 
how to go about making a custom shell theme for windows 7?

is there any programs that do it?

I heard of one for Vista cannot remember the exact name but i'd like to be able to have a go at making my own theme, I can change the bootlogo and the login screen, I have a few custom shell themes on my pc but I really want to be able make my own,

Programs/tutorial/advice please ?


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04 Nov 2012   #2
Bongo

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Win 7 Pro x64 / Win 8.1 Pro
 
 

Program: Ave's Windows7 Style Builder about $22.00 US.
Tutorial: after buying WSB you can join there forum for tutorial and maps.
Advice: use copy's of the aero theme to edit look at Post #38 of this thread it will so how to start a new theme Start menu color change ??

Jerry
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04 Nov 2012   #3
cryptoncore

Windows 7 Ultimate x64, Windows 8.1 Pro x64 (on laptop)
 
 

thank you Bongo , I will probably buy this software, quick response and helpful link, thanks again!

P.S - nice signature O.O
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04 Nov 2012   #4
Bongo

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Win 7 Pro x64 / Win 8.1 Pro
 
 

You're Welcome, if you need help just ask.
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