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Windows 7: Allow Custom 3rd party Themes in Windows

06 Jul 2009   #11
Generator

XP Pro SP3 x86/Vista SP2 x64/Win7 x64 Triple-boot
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by maccik View Post
Thank s for this ..but how can i use ??
There's a slight problem with the current release, the creator's say it will be fixed in the next version but for now you need to run a couple of commands at an elevated command prompt for it to kick in.

Quote:
It's working fine for me. I installed it and then did this fix.

"We believe there's an issue with load order, as we didn't specify the load groups explicitly. Try issuing the following commands in an elevated command prompt:

Code:
sc config uxpatch group= "File System"
sc config UnsignedThemes group= UIGroup
NOTE: The spaces are intended, do not modify the commands."
it will be fixed in the next build..
It wouldn't work for me on my Win7 (bld 7264) until I did the above commands.

EDIT: Maybe Edrik could edit his post to include this info..


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06 Jul 2009   #12
maccik

 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Generator View Post
There's a slight problem with the current release, the creator's say it will be fixed in the next version but for now you need to run a couple of commands at an elevated command prompt for it to kick in.



It wouldn't work for me on my Win7 (bld 7264) until I did the above commands.

EDIT: Maybe Edrik could edit his post to include this info..

Thanks Generator for the infos :)
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06 Jul 2009   #13
edrik

Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Generator View Post
There's a slight problem with the current release, the creator's say it will be fixed in the next version but for now you need to run a couple of commands at an elevated command prompt for it to kick in.



It wouldn't work for me on my Win7 (bld 7264) until I did the above commands.

EDIT: Maybe Edrik could edit his post to include this info..

First post updated.

Thanks for this Generator :)


-EdRiK.
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06 Jul 2009   #14
Generator

XP Pro SP3 x86/Vista SP2 x64/Win7 x64 Triple-boot
 
 

No worries guys..

I noticed the service had to be manually started on every boot so I went looking for the reason, With all the leaks lately this uxstyle is alot better than patching 3 seperate files each time IMO.

That Rafael knows his stuff and it will probably be flawless with the next version without a doubt.
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06 Jul 2009   #15
ikilledkenny

Windows 7 Professional, Windows Longhorn 4074
 
 

Can I see a picture of a custom theme? I can't get it to work on build 7260. Maybe it's just me, though.
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06 Jul 2009   #16
edrik

Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 64-bit
 
 

Hello ikilledkenny, I'm also experiencing your problem with build 7260. After I upgraded to build 7260 I wasn't able to install custom themes too.

-EdRiK.
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06 Jul 2009   #17
ikilledkenny

Windows 7 Professional, Windows Longhorn 4074
 
 

Hopefully, it will work on the RTM. At least my "Glassed FireFox" works :)
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06 Jul 2009   #18
edrik

Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by ikilledkenny View Post
Hopefully, it will work on the RTM. At least my "Glassed FireFox" works :)

Yeah, I bet more themes would also be available on the RTM I really can't wait for it

-EdRiK.
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06 Jul 2009   #19
ikilledkenny

Windows 7 Professional, Windows Longhorn 4074
 
 

If only we could make it look like project Copenhagen. Have you seen that?
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06 Jul 2009   #20
edrik

Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 64-bit
 
 

Unfortunately I haven't, could you please post the link ? :)
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