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Windows 7: Custom Themes, Icons and Start Buttons.

01 Oct 2009   #1091
poketama

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

I'm fairly sure I did everything right, I'll try again later.


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01 Oct 2009   #1092
DreadStarX

Windows 8 64bit Professional
 
 

So I'm fairly lost, I've been surfin' through your themes and icons, and I'm flabbergasted. I hit the mother load of super sexy themes.

I'm curious to know, how do you guys make this stuff? I'm way new to Win7, I went from XP Pro to 7 Pro. I skipped Vista.

Anyone care to fill me in?
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01 Oct 2009   #1093
scottrwill

windows 7 ultimate 64-bit
 
 

can somebody make this compatable for windows 7. Can somebody post a link 2 how 2 make start orbs, i have CS4 just get lost in it,lol


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01 Oct 2009   #1094
TheBull

Windows 7 RTM 64bit, Windows 8 Pro 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by scottrwill View Post
can somebody make this compatable for windows 7. Can somebody post a link 2 how 2 make start orbs, i have CS4 just get lost in it,lol
Do you perhaps just have those orbs, like in png format? Little bit difficult with the background and everything!
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01 Oct 2009   #1095
Dejavue

Windows 7
 
 
a couple questions..

I am currently new to the windows 7 stuff... I have gone through and read about 25 pages here, and downloaded a bucnh of theme packs.. Now my questions are, do any of these packs change the whole look of windows 7? Or do i need to change out the dlls like vista? if so which ones do I need to change out? Also does anyone have a few realyl cool lookign dark themes with the icon pakges included the change? I really like some of the icon packages that mr. grim posted I think was the name. If I coudl get those answered that would be great, I would love to use the black icon pack, the black and red, and probably black and purple... If anyone coudl answer these for me and supply me with the info needed to change the whoel look of windows 7 because I really don't liek the original that would be completely awesome. Again I lvoe dark themes that ahve cool grfx and bad a-- lookin icons and star menus, and maybe even a logon screen since I can't seem to figure it out. With vista I tried that windows blinds stuff and couldn't get it to apply liek i wanted but foudn the other themes to work and dealt with a coupel pretty need ones with th echanging of the windows, start menu, text color background for the text etc etc... And with xp I use to use 1 that i can't remember the name of but it let me use a terminator 3 theme which made some excellent changes to my look...Ever since I used it with xp I was interested in changeing my vista, and now with windows 7 I wwoudl liek to do the same.. so agian it would be great to find out if anyone has a themepack that will change all of that and everythign and if I need to swap out dll files... I appriciate the time for any answers that are givin, and anytime that anyone puts into this slight request. Thank you very much...

A new interested windows 7 user.... I am hoping to learn as much as possible with this OS since it seems to run pretty smooth and good so far. Thank you
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01 Oct 2009   #1096
DocBrown

Win7 Enterprise, Win7 x86 (Ult 7600), Win7 x64 Ult 7600, TechNet RTM on AMD x64 (2.8Ghz)
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Mr GRiM View Post
Here is another new Ultimate pack, this time Red and Black


Nice, red is my favorite color
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02 Oct 2009   #1097
xxrazor

Dual Boot 7600 RTM x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Dejavue View Post
I am currently new to the windows 7 stuff... I have gone through and read about 25 pages here, and downloaded a bucnh of theme packs.. Now my questions are, do any of these packs change the whole look of windows 7? Or do i need to change out the dlls like vista? if so which ones do I need to change out? Also does anyone have a few realyl cool lookign dark themes with the icon pakges included the change? I really like some of the icon packages that mr. grim posted I think was the name. If I coudl get those answered that would be great, I would love to use the black icon pack, the black and red, and probably black and purple... If anyone coudl answer these for me and supply me with the info needed to change the whoel look of windows 7 because I really don't liek the original that would be completely awesome. Again I lvoe dark themes that ahve cool grfx and bad a-- lookin icons and star menus, and maybe even a logon screen since I can't seem to figure it out. With vista I tried that windows blinds stuff and couldn't get it to apply liek i wanted but foudn the other themes to work and dealt with a coupel pretty need ones with th echanging of the windows, start menu, text color background for the text etc etc... And with xp I use to use 1 that i can't remember the name of but it let me use a terminator 3 theme which made some excellent changes to my look...Ever since I used it with xp I was interested in changeing my vista, and now with windows 7 I wwoudl liek to do the same.. so agian it would be great to find out if anyone has a themepack that will change all of that and everythign and if I need to swap out dll files... I appriciate the time for any answers that are givin, and anytime that anyone puts into this slight request. Thank you very much...

A new interested windows 7 user.... I am hoping to learn as much as possible with this OS since it seems to run pretty smooth and good so far. Thank you
Dejavue,

Firstly download and run Patch from here for.dll.

As for dark theme, what verison of W7 are you running and is it x86 or x64?

I have two dark themes, but one is good for 7100 and the another 7600, but one is only good for x86, both are good for x64

Here is a peak,
Custom Themes, Icons and Start Buttons.-black-1.jpg

Custom Themes, Icons and Start Buttons.-dark-longhorn.jpg


lets start there,

cheers
xxrazor


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02 Oct 2009   #1098
xxrazor

Dual Boot 7600 RTM x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by scottrwill View Post
can somebody make this compatable for windows 7. Can somebody post a link 2 how 2 make start orbs, i have CS4 just get lost in it,lol
This should work, lets us know,

Custom Themes, Icons and Start Buttons.-green-w7-bitmap_6801.png Custom Themes, Icons and Start Buttons.-green-w7-1-bitmap_6801.png Custom Themes, Icons and Start Buttons.-green-w7-2-bitmap_6801.png


It is a .png, you need to change it to .bmp with photoshop cs4.

This is my "How to change start orb Here"

hope this helps

cheers
xxrazor


After download of .zip, rename .zip file to .png, sorry for the confusion


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File Type: zip Green W7 1 Bitmap_6801.zip (15.1 KB, 97 views)
File Type: zip Green W7 Bitmap_6801.zip (14.5 KB, 109 views)
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02 Oct 2009   #1099
TheBull

Windows 7 RTM 64bit, Windows 8 Pro 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by scottrwill View Post
can somebody make this compatable for windows 7. Can somebody post a link 2 how 2 make start orbs, i have CS4 just get lost in it,lol
OK, I edited your pic, and changed and cleaned it up. I also made it into a BMP already, so you can just use is for your start orb.

Custom Themes, Icons and Start Buttons.-green-w7-1.png

Green W7 1.zip


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02 Oct 2009   #1100
xxrazor

Dual Boot 7600 RTM x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by TheBull View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by scottrwill View Post
can somebody make this compatable for windows 7. Can somebody post a link 2 how 2 make start orbs, i have CS4 just get lost in it,lol
OK, I edited your pic, and changed and cleaned it up. I also made it into a BMP already, so you can just use is for your start orb.

Attachment 30153

Attachment 30154
i should have zip as well, sometime when you know what to do, you never think of those that don't, nice work TheBull.

cheers
xxrazor
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