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Windows 7: Theme - How to Apply Custom Themes

14 Dec 2009   #30

Windows 7
Still Didn't Work

Hi - Thank you for your reply. I uninstalled Uxstyle and restarted. I then tried to double click on a .theme file and I still got the "This theme cannot be applied to the desktop" message. Is there anything else I can try?

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15 Dec 2009   #31

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

Hi guys I just patched my files and restarted my comp and all is fine except that I cannot delete the universalthemepatcher file or the zip file, its says it is write protected. can someone please tell me how to delete or at least move them =]
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18 Dec 2009   #32

windows 7

Thank for the tutorial, but in my computer not run well. I patch files, reboot and all is okay but when i restart computer again, windows 7 arrive to logon and stopped. I must start windows in safe mode, restore original file and windows 7 start this time normally, but naturally without custom themes ??

Why this ??
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20 Dec 2009   #33

Windows 7 Ultimate

I have Win7 ultimate 64bit

I got the F1 theme
I cant seem to get the wallpapers to Auto change

what am i doning wrong

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14 Jan 2010   #34

Universal Theme Patcher

Hi, I seem to be having issues when trying to patch the files, I patch the files(run as administrator), and restart my computer. The issue happens when I get to the login screen, it says "Please wait.." and thats as far as it gets. The screen goes black and then again the Login screen appears, but it never gives me the option to input my password. Any ideas on how to solve this?
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24 Jan 2010   #35

win 7 x64

I used difrent patches for win 7 x64 and in every one of them is problem witch transparency of .png's in msstyles. for example png responsible for resizing window is untransparet. Fisycly png in photoshop is transparent so thats why i know it's correct.

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25 Jan 2010   #36

Windows 7

Why does it only shoe 2 files, so I can't patch the last one. Anyone know what i need to do? thanks
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29 Jan 2010   #37

Windows 7 Ultimate x32

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03 Feb 2010   #38

windows 7 ultimate x64

ok, i am confused. i followed the directions to install themes and can not get the theme to install. it shows up personalization window but will not install. i can select it but nothing happens. i know i am missing something obvious so please be gentle the 3 files that are listed i can not find anywhere, where are they located? i do not see them in the themes folder. see here for screenshot Theme - Change or Save
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07 Feb 2010   #39

Windows 7

I've applied the patches, yet I have had ZERO success with any customizations. In particular(Virtual Customs - View topic - Dark7 Ultimate Theme for Windows 7 (Final Version)) I don't know or rather seem to grasp how to customize properly. I don't know where to put/use msstyles, customize the task manager,etc.....even when I put a theme in the resources/theme folder it doesn't turn out correctly.I had tried the uxstyle core to no avail and restored to before I installed it. Now, as far as I can tell I have successfully patched the three files needed with the theme patcher to customize with with windows 7. Now I need a good Samaritan to "hold my widdle hand"....or as least help me figure this shit out once and for all.

I would really be grateful for any/all help.

Thanx in advance....
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