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Windows 7: Any apps to enable more color customization for Windows 7 interface?

01 May 2011   #61
TsunamiZ

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

hi bongo, i've been using the skin and it's been great! but i found a couple of things that i didn't notice before. can you fix these?

- in some windows within programs, there is no aero. so these windows are blue tinted. can you desaturate them to be gray? the parts are pointed at in the screenshot below. and only the normal state of the window buttons need to be grayed [not the hover state].


- can you gray out the blue tinted bottom of the system tray menu?


- can you gray out these blue tinted window buttons?



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01 May 2011   #62
Bongo

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Win 7 Pro x64 / Win 10 Pro
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by TsunamiZ View Post
hi bongo, i've been using the skin and it's been great! but i found a couple of things that i didn't notice before. can you fix these?

- in some windows within programs, there is no aero. so these windows are blue tinted. can you desaturate them to be gray? the parts are pointed at in the screenshot below. and only the normal state of the window buttons need to be grayed [not the hover state].


- can you gray out the blue tinted bottom of the system tray menu?


- can you gray out these blue tinted window buttons?
Will check it out on monday
Jerry
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01 May 2011   #63
Bongo

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Win 7 Pro x64 / Win 10 Pro
 
 

OK try this
But just replace the Black.msstyles in C:\Windows\Resources\Themes\Black folder
Any apps to enable more color customization for Windows 7 interface?-black.png
with the one in the zip folder.
Any apps to enable more color customization for Windows 7 interface?-black2.png
I do not have a program that does not use aero so try it I think I got it. As for the buttons they take on the background color so they should change.
Any apps to enable more color customization for Windows 7 interface?-shotl.png
Let me know.
Jerry


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02 May 2011   #64
TsunamiZ

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

- look great, but can you restore the dark blue hover state of the min/max buttons? only need to do this for the hover state--not the normal state.
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02 May 2011   #65
Bongo

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Win 7 Pro x64 / Win 10 Pro
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by TsunamiZ View Post
- look great, but can you restore the dark blue hover state of the min/max buttons? only need to do this for the hover state--not the normal state.
Can you tell me what program that is so I can try it?
Jerry
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02 May 2011   #66
TsunamiZ

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

it's icofx portable. you can download it below. the portable version will ask you where to "install" it, but it's simply extracting it to a folder. you can delete the folder to remove it. it won't leave anything on your system.

info...
IcoFX - The Free Icon Editor

download portable...
IcoFX Portable | PortableApps.com - Portable software for USB, portable and cloud drives
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02 May 2011   #67
Bongo

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Win 7 Pro x64 / Win 10 Pro
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by TsunamiZ View Post
it's icofx portable. you can download it below. the portable version will ask you where to "install" it, but it's simply extracting it to a folder. you can delete the folder to remove it. it won't leave anything on your system.

info...
IcoFX - The Free Icon Editor

download portable...
IcoFX Portable | PortableApps.com - Portable software for USB, portable and cloud drives
Let me mess with it then I will be back.
Jerry
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02 May 2011   #68
Bongo

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Win 7 Pro x64 / Win 10 Pro
 
 

OK I think I got it
Just replace the Black.msstyles as you did before.
Jerry


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File Type: zip Black.zip (649.8 KB, 6 views)
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02 May 2011   #69
TsunamiZ

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

looks great, thanks again
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02 May 2011   #70
Bongo

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Win 7 Pro x64 / Win 10 Pro
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by TsunamiZ View Post
looks great, thanks again
Your Welcome
Jerry
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