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: 50% of my themes won't install. WTF ???

15 May 2010   #21

Windows 7 (64bit)

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by sergiogarcia9 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by DanFriday View Post
Here's one example. This is what the theme is suppose to look like.

This is what I get when I install it:

Downloaded from here:
Shatter-red 7 theme for windows 7 - CreativX
Okay, now we can get a bit sence out of this
What i think has happened here, is that your computer has applied a basic theme instead of the aero one.
Do you have Aero activated? and do you have the latest drivers for your graphics card?
I'm not sure where to check if Aero is activated. I do have transparency enabled. Not sure if thats the same thing. I do have the newest driver installed from ATI.

I ran the troubleshooter and no problems were detected:

My System SpecsSystem Spec

 50% of my themes won't install. WTF ???

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Can't install custom themes
Hi, I'm having issues installing this theme on Windows 7 x64 sp1: Browsing Visual Styles 7 on deviantART I have run the theme patcher as well as the take ownership reg key change. However, the instructions on that deviant art page clearly don't explain how to install it correctly. Every...
Themes and Styles
Big problem after trying to Install themes
I patched DLLs using universal theme patcher and installed the latest version of Vista glass.Then downloaded a theme and choose it.After than I got a classic like theme and Can't change the theme.Theme selecting area is empty.Help!!!!!! here is the screen shot ...
Themes and Styles
Why won't some themes install correctly?
Why can't I get some themes to install correctly? I am doing the same for each installation but some wont work like this one:
Look... I download themes from deviantART put them into C:/Windows/Recourses/Themes But when I use them my taskbar and evetything turns into a Windows classic or somthing. Look like Windows 98. But I want my windows to look exacly like in the picture! Please help me!
Themes and Styles
Install Windows 7 Themes:)
hi ! can anyone help me ?:cry::sleepy: where i can install my downloaded windows 7 themes :D ?? please anyone tell me :P
how do i install themes?
i've downloaded several themes that i like for win7 but i dont know how to install them
Themes and Styles

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 09:23.

Twitter Facebook Google+

Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App