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Windows 7: [Request] Edit Taskbar Button

16 Jan 2013   #11
Rand Marks

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-bit
 
 

Hi, parman,

Iím afraid not. The image must have a transparent background.


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16 Jan 2013   #12
Parman

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

My bad i dont know how i messed that up let me attempt to correct that.

updated with new.


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16 Jan 2013   #13
Bongo

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Win 7 Pro x64 / Win 10 Pro
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by bberry View Post
Thanks for the replies! I have tried editing some images with Windows 7 Style Builder but when I save the theme I'm modifying (a custom aero theme) it gets messed up and looks like a classic theme. What am I doing wrong?

Excellent tutorial you linked btw, seems to be just what I need. Thank you
You cannot be using the theme you are trying to edit at the same time, you need to switch to a different theme, logoff and then log back on and then you can edit the theme.

Jerry
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16 Jan 2013   #14
bberry

win7 x64 enterprise
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Bongo View Post

You cannot be using the theme you are trying to edit at the same time, you need to switch to a different theme, logoff and then log back on and then you can edit the theme.

Jerry
I'm editing another copy in another location, so that should'nt be the problem. Any other ideas?
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16 Jan 2013   #15
Bongo

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Win 7 Pro x64 / Win 10 Pro
 
 

Did you do 1 of these 2 ways of Enabling custom themes for it to work.
Enabling Custom Themes - Windows 7
Or
Theme - How to Apply Custom Themes

Jerry
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16 Jan 2013   #16
bberry

win7 x64 enterprise
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Bongo View Post
Did you do 1 of these 2 ways of Enabling custom themes for it to work.
Enabling Custom Themes - Windows 7
Or
Theme - How to Apply Custom Themes

Jerry
My Windows install has uxtheme applied from the start from RT7 Lite. I'm using custom themes, I just cant seem to edit them without them becoming messed up.
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16 Jan 2013   #17
Bongo

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Win 7 Pro x64 / Win 10 Pro
 
 

It could be RT7 Lite has mess up your OS.

Jerry
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16 Jan 2013   #18
bberry

win7 x64 enterprise
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Bongo View Post
It could be RT7 Lite has mess up your OS.

Jerry
Despite being able to successfully apply other themes? Seems weird to me. Thanks for trying to help though
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16 Jan 2013   #19
Rand Marks

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by parman View Post
This any good for you?
Yes, thanks. Itís closer to the original than before.

with border:

[Request] Edit Taskbar Button-s22.png

your version without border:

[Request] Edit Taskbar Button-shot12.png


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16 Jan 2013   #20
Parman

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

It will be tomorrow before i can do anymore work to it. I think i know what i need to do.

I liked it was quicker then i though.


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