Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Alienware Skin pack help

27 Mar 2013   #1

Windows 7 Enterprise 64 Bit
 
 
Alienware Skin pack help

So, im installing this alienware skin pack. I have some questions about this.

1. Should i patch dll files and exe files for this?
2. Should i install something called "Refresh icon cache"?
3. What is YzShadow?

Thanks.

I dont want my Windows 7 to be reinstalled.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

27 Mar 2013   #2

Win7 Pro SP1 64
 
 

Custom Themes

Follow the above.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
27 Mar 2013   #3

 

1. Patching dlls and exes is fine provided that you have made proper backups of the originals.

2. No need to install 'Refresh icon cache'. Use this instead if you really need a rebuilder: Icon Cache - Rebuild

3. YzShadow adds shadow behind windows and dialog boxes useful only in Windows XP as Windows 7 already have those shadows. NO need to install this on Windows 7.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.


27 Mar 2013   #4

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Win 7 Pro x64 / Win 8.1 Pro
 
 

If you would like to post a link to what you are trying to install and I will look at it, some of the skin packs out there can really mess up your system.

Jerry
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 Alienware Skin pack help




Thread Tools



Similar help and support threads for2: Alienware Skin pack help
Thread Forum
How do I delete a skin pack completely? Themes and Styles
PLEASE HELP : Restoring original skin pack! Themes and Styles
Taskbar hijacked by Alienware skin Pack Themes and Styles
Solved Which version of 8 Skin Pack should I install. Installation & Setup
Mango Skin Pack. Can be modded? Customization
Transform Windows 7 Into Android-Like Look With Android Skin Pack Themes and Styles
Alienware invader skin for media player 12 Customization

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

© Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:40 AM.
Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App
  

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33