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Windows 7: Control Panel Gradients in StyleBuilder

01 Apr 2013   #1
aaron1a12

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
Control Panel Gradients in StyleBuilder

Hey guys. I'm making a Media Center Royale theme in StyleBuilder but I've got some areas in Control Panel that are really HARD to read. Does anybody know where to find these gradients/images?

I've highlighted the bad part with a red border




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02 Apr 2013   #2
Bongo

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Win 7 Pro x64 / Win 10 Pro
 
 

The left side of that would be Buttons, Boxes & Controls > Scroll Bars & Trackers > TrackBar > BORDERCOLOR:COLOR change the color, the right site is in the perfcentercpl.dll and you would need to do some hex editing, I have changed this part before if you feel comfortable changing a system file let me know and I will tell you how to do it.

Jerry
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02 Apr 2013   #3
aaron1a12

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Thanks alot but I tried this on Vista and it doesn't work. Would you happen to know where it is when editing a Vista msstyles?
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02 Apr 2013   #4
Bongo

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

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No I don't never tried editing Vista sorry.

Jerry
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