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Windows 7: Basic Customisation

01 Dec 2012   #1
bonesy

Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit, SP1
 
 
Basic Customisation

Have been trying to change the background theme and everything went alright until i went to windows.microsoft.com/en-GB/window/themes and saved a theme called SpectacularSkies. All went well until i realised that the theme had been downloaded into the download folder. Could someone tell me how to move the theme into the correct folder so i can set it as the background theme please. Thanks all.


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01 Dec 2012   #2
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello Bonesy,

That link doesn't work, but I found it here instead.
Spectacular Skies theme - Microsoft Windows
You should be able to just double click on the .themepack file to install it and have it available in Personalization.
(Option Three) Theme Pack - Create, Save, Install, and Delete
Hope this helps,
Shawn
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01 Dec 2012   #3
bonesy

Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit, SP1
 
 

Big thanks for the help Brink it worked a treat!
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01 Dec 2012   #4
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

You're most welcome.
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