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Windows 7: Regional Themes

09 Feb 2009   #1
djs

Windows RC 7100 x64, Vista Ultimate x64,
 
 
Regional Themes

The pictures in the regional themes are only different for GB and USA.
The Australia, Canada and South Africa have the same pictures.

Is this just my version of Windows 7 (downloaded direct from MS) or is it the same in all versions ?

On another note I had to smile. The themes for GB include a picture from Northern Ireland, which means that the theme should be titled UK
Great Britain is England, Scotland and Wales.
United Kingdom is England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.

Pedantic I know.


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09 Feb 2009   #2
Airbot

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

No, It's not just you. There's members custom themes in the this thread if you wanted more. Some pretty good ones in there.
http://www.sevenforums.com/customiza...me-thread.html
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10 Feb 2009   #3
LordTakyon

Windows 7 64bit
 
 

djs, it is not really pedantic, I also notice things like this. Small inaccuracies drive me bonkers LOL
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10 Feb 2009   #4
Barman58

Windows 8.1 Pro x64 x3 + Windows 10 Preview, Ubuntu
 
 

TBH I'm impressed with Microsoft - a lot of US based companies would have called it an England theme
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10 Feb 2009   #5
djs

Windows RC 7100 x64, Vista Ultimate x64,
 
 

Newport, where I was born, 62 years ago it was in England.
You would think Microsoft was spread around the Globe enough, to not get Countries identities wrong.
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10 Feb 2009   #6
Barman58

Windows 8.1 Pro x64 x3 + Windows 10 Preview, Ubuntu
 
 

Quote:
Newport, where I was born, 62 years ago it was in England.
only on the map LOL but will admit that particular line has moved about a bit over the years
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11 Feb 2009   #7
johngalt

 

When you consider the lack of geographical knowledge in various countries....

the average street person cannot name more than a few state capitals here in the US, doesn't know the number of states in the union, the number of stripes on the flag, not which of the following are continents and which are countries: Europe, France, Russia, Asia, Thailand and Australia....
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