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Windows 7: Custom Themes, Icons and Start Buttons.

30 Oct 2009   #1371
gr00f

Windows 7
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by thaace View Post
@ gr00f: i found him . Yay
2befine on deviantART
Hmm thats not the one that I found but if he's got the info you need then thats cool

I edited my post with the link to the photoshop tutorial. Have alook above.


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30 Oct 2009   #1372
sergiogarcia9

 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by thaace View Post
Wow , sergio , you're listening skill is perfect . I can only hear about 90% of the song :-s.

Edit @sergio : Can you tell me is it MacOSX operation in the video that he's using ?
Yeah that OS there's being used in the video is OSX
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30 Oct 2009   #1373
sergiogarcia9

 

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As soon as the song came on I had to mute it as I was watching it at work. I'll have to have a listen when I get home now.

Sergio, do you or anyone else know of a program I could use instead of the Restorator trial. I think someone mentioned something a while back when I was going through all the pages but I don't know where abouts that was.

Thanks
I believe you might be able to do it with Resource Tuner.

Resource Tuner: Resource Editor for EXE and DLL Resource Files. Edit Icon Resources, Replace Strings, Change Bitmaps.
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30 Oct 2009   #1374
gr00f

Windows 7
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by sergiogarcia9 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by gr00f View Post
As soon as the song came on I had to mute it as I was watching it at work. I'll have to have a listen when I get home now.

Sergio, do you or anyone else know of a program I could use instead of the Restorator trial. I think someone mentioned something a while back when I was going through all the pages but I don't know where abouts that was.

Thanks
I believe you might be able to do it with Resource Tuner.

Resource Tuner: Resource Editor for EXE and DLL Resource Files. Edit Icon Resources, Replace Strings, Change Bitmaps.
Thanks sergio, isnt that one a 30 day trial aswell. Is there not one that doesn't have a trial. As in completely free, lol.
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30 Oct 2009   #1375
sergiogarcia9

 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by gr00f View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by sergiogarcia9 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by gr00f View Post
As soon as the song came on I had to mute it as I was watching it at work. I'll have to have a listen when I get home now.

Sergio, do you or anyone else know of a program I could use instead of the Restorator trial. I think someone mentioned something a while back when I was going through all the pages but I don't know where abouts that was.

Thanks
I believe you might be able to do it with Resource Tuner.

Resource Tuner: Resource Editor for EXE and DLL Resource Files. Edit Icon Resources, Replace Strings, Change Bitmaps.
Thanks sergio, isnt that one a 30 day trial aswell. Is there not one that doesn't have a trial. As in completely free, lol.
Dont know :S Try google'ing it
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30 Oct 2009   #1376
Mexican

xp
 
 

On the punisher skulls that are a few pages back can some one tell me how to do the glowing affect or if they can make a psd file so i can use it be helpful thanks in advance
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30 Oct 2009   #1377
edrik

Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by gr00f View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by sergiogarcia9 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by gr00f View Post
As soon as the song came on I had to mute it as I was watching it at work. I'll have to have a listen when I get home now.

Sergio, do you or anyone else know of a program I could use instead of the Restorator trial. I think someone mentioned something a while back when I was going through all the pages but I don't know where abouts that was.

Thanks
I believe you might be able to do it with Resource Tuner.

Resource Tuner: Resource Editor for EXE and DLL Resource Files. Edit Icon Resources, Replace Strings, Change Bitmaps.
Thanks sergio, isnt that one a 30 day trial aswell. Is there not one that doesn't have a trial. As in completely free, lol.

You could try resourcer it's free

2009-09-01.zip


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30 Oct 2009   #1378
Minotar

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

My First attempt,using the dragon i got done and created a red orb in photoshop.As you hover it raises up slightly,as you click it raises slightly again



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File Type: zip Dragon Orb.zip (8.9 KB, 1824 views)
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30 Oct 2009   #1379
Minotar

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Iam918 View Post
First, I know the bmp size is supposed to be 54x54 but how big is the Orb itself supposed to be?

Reason I ask is I made one but it keeps having a brief flash of the black (transparent?) when hovering / clicking the start orb. Which I've read is because there is some pixels outside the orb part.

Secondly, How are ya'll getting the pics so clear when shrinking them? I seem to get alot of distortion on mine at times.

Also, I keep telling it to make background transparent but then after all's said and done it'll be a white background. I've seen other peoples where the background doesn't show up and I've yet to figure out why mine does this. Any ideas?

Probably have another question but atm I can't remember what it was LoL /sigh

Oh, I use Photoshop 6.0 for editing/creating.
1) Use one of the uploaded files here and paste over it.

2)Not sure really,mine seems slightly distorted aswell but they do get a bit better once you save them.

3)Once you design the orb,select the ORB itself with the circular selection orb or pen tool,which ever works best for you,copy (CTRL+C),create new layer,paste (CTRL+V).

Then hide the backround image,then flatten image and shazzam!transparent backround,or none really.

Something like this


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File Type: zip Dragin Yin Yang Orb.zip (21.2 KB, 1714 views)
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31 Oct 2009   #1380
Minotar

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

My latest and greatest lol

Funny thing is i have to save them as 24bit and not 32bit for them to look properly,if i save them as 32 bit they just look like a white circle with a hint of red blue etc


I present...my Toyota Start Button


It starts off blue,hover over it and the toyota sign appears,click it and the backround goes red with the toyota sign


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File Type: zip Toyota Orb 24bit.zip (7.8 KB, 1662 views)
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