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Windows 7: How the heck did I change my theme to this?


26 Sep 2013   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
How the heck did I change my theme to this?

I somehow changed my Windows to look like this screenshot below a long while back, and lost it after reinstalling my Windows, and I'm starting to deeply miss the look of it, but I forgot how I actually did it in the first place. Yes, it is Windows 7.
Does anyone have any suggestions or explanations on what I did? I believe I was drunk when I did it, so there's not much info to get off of me, sorry. I have more screenshots of my Windows if I need to provide any more.


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26 Sep 2013   #2
Microsoft MVP

 

Have you tried the various choices in Control Panel>Personalize? You can also save your Theme there when it's ready.

What users like best about my installs is the 120 Official Windows 7 national theme backgrounds collection set up as a slideshow: 120 Original Windows 7 High Resolution Scenery Regional Wallpapers Free Download My Digital Life
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26 Sep 2013   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by gregrocker View Post
Have you tried the various choices in Control Panel>Personalize? You can also save your Theme there when it's ready.

What users like best about my installs is the 120 Official Windows 7 national theme backgrounds collection set up as a slideshow: 120 Original Windows 7 High Resolution Scenery Regional Wallpapers Free Download My Digital Life
I believe it was some program that I used, not so much of a control panel editing thing, check out the icons in the upper right corner of the window, notice how different they are from the default.
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26 Sep 2013   #4

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Win 7 Pro x64 / Win 8.1 Pro
 
 

Welcome to the Seven Forums

It looks like you used a third-party custom theme.

Do you remember doing anything like this:
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

Do you remember if you put any folders or files in C:\Windows\Resources\Themes?

Jerry
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26 Sep 2013   #5

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Bongo View Post
Welcome to the Seven Forums

It looks like you used a third-party custom theme.

Do you remember doing anything like this:
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

Do you remember if you put any folders or files in C:\Windows\Resources\Themes?

Jerry
The second method looks really familiar. I believe that's what I went with, but I don't know how or where I got the theme from.
Edit: Nevermind, I've got it sorted out, thanks for the help guys.
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26 Sep 2013   #6

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7600
 
 

how did you sort it out, did you find a copy of the theme?
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27 Sep 2013   #7

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by boohbah View Post
how did you sort it out, did you find a copy of the theme?
I found another theme that looked a bit like it, though I haven't found the exact one yet.
Here's the one that I find, and am currently using.
Bello by =kiko11 on deviantART
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27 Sep 2013   #8

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Win 7 Pro x64 / Win 8.1 Pro
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Proppy View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Bongo View Post
Welcome to the Seven Forums

It looks like you used a third-party custom theme.

Do you remember doing anything like this:
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

Do you remember if you put any folders or files in C:\Windows\Resources\Themes?

Jerry
The second method looks really familiar. I believe that's what I went with, but I don't know how or where I got the theme from.
Edit: Nevermind, I've got it sorted out, thanks for the help guys.
You're Welcome
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