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Windows 7: Editing custom themes

29 Oct 2009   #1
CowPieSoup

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 
Editing custom themes

I found a theme that I absolutely love. However, there are some things that sort of... irk me. I was wondering how I could edit some things about the theme, namely the taskbar and the color of the highlighting drag-box.

I understand that I would need Vista Style Builder? Is this true? How do people build themes for windows 7?


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29 Oct 2009   #2
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello CowPieSoup,

I have not tried it myself, but this may help.

Theme - Customize Custom Themes
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