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Windows 7: windows basic theme

26 Jul 2009   #1

windows basic theme

is it possible to change the windows7 basic theme colour to black borders on window edges and taskbar

if so, please explain


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26 Jul 2009   #2


No it isnt
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26 Jul 2009   #3


Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by sergiogarcia9 View Post
No it isnt
sigh.. thats abit s**t
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26 Jul 2009   #4

7600 x86

of course it's possible, but it requires a whole lot of hacking and custom graphics. basically you need to create an entire .msstyles file to replace the current one. someone will do it eventually, just wait for it
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27 Jul 2009   #5


Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by garbanzo View Post
of course it's possible, but it requires a whole lot of hacking and custom graphics. basically you need to create an entire .msstyles file to replace the current one. someone will do it eventually, just wait for it
Yeah, i knew that, but it isnt build-in, in 7
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25 Oct 2009   #6

Windows 7 (7100)
Black basic theme

Someone has already changed the aero.msstyles file to provide a Black basic theme.

It works on my 7100 build even though it was designed for 7068.
But don't take the risk: back up your whole Windows/Resources/themes/aero folder.

It only changes the taskbar and start menu, sadly. I haven't found anything to change the window edges.

URL: Win 7 Build 7068 Basic Dark by ~LLiamGarner on deviantART

The dark blue one is here: Windows7 Build 7068 Basic Blue by ~LLiamGarner on deviantART

(Thanks Liam)

Hope this helps.
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