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Windows 7: How to create your own custom Windows 7 theme?

10 Jan 2010   #1
Minotar

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 
How to create your own custom Windows 7 theme?

As above,how would i go about it and what software do i need?
I have photoshop and restorator but is this all i need,and if so where are the files i need to edit?
I had a quick look in windows/resources/themes/aero to see if i could modify it but it didnt pick up any available files.

Any help would be appreciated
Dan


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10 Jan 2010   #2
CoolioG

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
 
 

I also wonder this. Right now i'm using a custom theme that I found on DeviantArt.com and a couple rainmeter skins but I wish I knew how to create my own.


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10 Jan 2010   #3
Minotar

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

Ok,i spent a while googling ,as you do,and found most people use Style Builder and i bought it,i really should not have any form of debit/credit card lol.

Now to look for some tutorials
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