Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Custom Themes, Icons and Start Buttons.

03 Nov 2009   #1401
Uber Philf

W7 RTM Ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by edrik View Post
How do I edit the taskbar for small buttons ?
Right click start button > Properties > Taskbar > Use small icons.


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
03 Nov 2009   #1402
xxrazor

Dual Boot 7600 RTM x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by edrik View Post
I'm having a problem with the taskbar resolution (I think)..

Attachment 34704

I'm having problems matching the middle of the taskbar with the sides...


here are the images i used

Attachment 34705Attachment 34706Attachment 34707


Am I doing something wrong ?..



Oh.. and here's the theme I'm tring to edit


Theme - Customize Custom Themes


EDIT:

How do I edit the taskbar for small buttons ?
That a hard one mate, i think its in UIFile, not sure which one, but Mr Grim should know, if not, i can ask someone else.

Just a thought what happens when you center your icons?

Cheers
xxrazor
My System SpecsSystem Spec
03 Nov 2009   #1403
edrik

Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Uber Philf View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by edrik View Post
How do I edit the taskbar for small buttons ?
Right click start button > Properties > Taskbar > Use small icons.

Sorry what I meant was which image to edit in the msstyles
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

03 Nov 2009   #1404
edrik

Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by xxrazor View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by edrik View Post
I'm having a problem with the taskbar resolution (I think)..

Attachment 34704

I'm having problems matching the middle of the taskbar with the sides...


here are the images i used

Attachment 34705Attachment 34706Attachment 34707


Am I doing something wrong ?..



Oh.. and here's the theme I'm tring to edit


Theme - Customize Custom Themes


EDIT:

How do I edit the taskbar for small buttons ?
That a hard one mate, i think its in UIFile, not sure which one, but Mr Grim should know, if not i can ask someone else.

Just a thought what happens when you center your icons?

Cheers
xxrazor
Haven't tried centering my icons, because I don't know how to
My System SpecsSystem Spec
03 Nov 2009   #1405
xxrazor

Dual Boot 7600 RTM x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by edrik View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by xxrazor View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by edrik View Post
I'm having a problem with the taskbar resolution (I think)..

Attachment 34704

I'm having problems matching the middle of the taskbar with the sides...


here are the images i used

Attachment 34705Attachment 34706Attachment 34707


Am I doing something wrong ?..



Oh.. and here's the theme I'm tring to edit


Theme - Customize Custom Themes


EDIT:

How do I edit the taskbar for small buttons ?
That a hard one mate, i think its in UIFile, not sure which one, but Mr Grim should know, if not i can ask someone else.

Just a thought what happens when you center your icons?

Cheers
xxrazor
Haven't tried centering my icons, because I don't know how to
Here, centre your icons
[ame="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-itJZccp5Yc"]YouTube - Center The Taskbar Icons In Windows 7[/ame]
here is another
[ame="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dZdrnOg2fko"]YouTube - Windows 7 TaskBar: How to Center the Icons[/ame]
cheers
xxrazor
My System SpecsSystem Spec
03 Nov 2009   #1406
Mark

Windows 7 Ultimate Vista Ultimate x64
 
 

If you upload the theme you have so far I will do the necessary edits and finish it off for you.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
03 Nov 2009   #1407
edrik

Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Mr GRiM View Post
If you upload the theme you have so far I will do the necessary edits and finish it off for you.
Here you go Mr. Grim


theme.zip

Thank you again in advance


My System SpecsSystem Spec
03 Nov 2009   #1408
Mark

Windows 7 Ultimate Vista Ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by edrik View Post
I'm having a problem with the taskbar resolution (I think)..

Attachment 34704

I'm having problems matching the middle of the taskbar with the sides...


here are the images i used

Attachment 34705Attachment 34706Attachment 34707


Am I doing something wrong ?..



Oh.. and here's the theme I'm tring to edit


Theme - Customize Custom Themes


EDIT:

Which images do I edit for the taskbar with small buttons ?
Here you go, see if that's any better, I removed the Wallpaper folder for uploading because I am capped and my speed is really bad at the moment.


Attached Files
File Type: zip Dark 7 Remix.zip (1,019.6 KB, 72 views)
My System SpecsSystem Spec
03 Nov 2009   #1409
edrik

Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Mr GRiM View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by edrik View Post
I'm having a problem with the taskbar resolution (I think)..

Attachment 34704

I'm having problems matching the middle of the taskbar with the sides...


here are the images i used

Attachment 34705Attachment 34706Attachment 34707


Am I doing something wrong ?..



Oh.. and here's the theme I'm tring to edit


Theme - Customize Custom Themes


EDIT:

Which images do I edit for the taskbar with small buttons ?
Here you go, see if that's any better, I removed the Wallpaper folder for uploading because I am capped and my speed is really bad at the moment.

wow ! it's waaay better !

did you know it took me half a day trying to fix the aero peek button... but you fixed it in only a few minutes


but I have one more favor to ask..
could you add the curve thingy... on the taskbar

Custom Themes, Icons and Start Buttons.-.png


My System SpecsSystem Spec
03 Nov 2009   #1410
Mark

Windows 7 Ultimate Vista Ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by edrik View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Mr GRiM View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by edrik View Post
I'm having a problem with the taskbar resolution (I think)..

Attachment 34704

I'm having problems matching the middle of the taskbar with the sides...


here are the images i used

Attachment 34705Attachment 34706Attachment 34707


Am I doing something wrong ?..



Oh.. and here's the theme I'm tring to edit


Theme - Customize Custom Themes


EDIT:

Which images do I edit for the taskbar with small buttons ?
Here you go, see if that's any better, I removed the Wallpaper folder for uploading because I am capped and my speed is really bad at the moment.

wow ! it's waaay better !

did you know it took me half a day trying to fix the aero peek button... but you fixed it in only a few minutes


but I have one more favor to ask..
could you add the curve thingy... on the taskbar

Attachment 34768
It's there but you need to center your pinned icons a bit to reveal it.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Closed Thread

 Custom Themes, Icons and Start Buttons.




Thread Tools




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
custom start menu themes invisible
when i downloaded some themes that gave the start menu a bg image the start menu becomes invisible http://s17.postimg.org/bls08ffej/Untitled.jpg i dont mind it since i have most shortcuts i need in my desktop anyway, but its annoying and i really wanna see the epic start menu :p thought if i...
Customization
Laptop wont start after removing custom icons!
Hey, I downloaded a Alienware theme, but couldnt get rid of the icons. So I downloaded something from Deviantart, I read on the forum, cant remember link, that if I had service pack 1, I could use it and remove the icons. So I opened it up, and followed the steps (in cmd thing) where it asked me...
Customization
Custom Start Buttons are Invisible
just as the title says, my custom start buttons dont show up when i apply them, the button is still there in the sence that i can still click it and the start menu pops up, my button is just not there. when i reset it back to the default windows 7 start button it shows up fine but whenever i...
Customization
Start Menu custom icons not showing.
Hey guys, i'm having this rather strange problem, where i change the icons for my shortcuts in the start menu, restart Explorer.exe and the icons don't change.. Although in the taskbar when the program is run from the custom icon'd shortcut, the icon shows up. Is there something im missing...
Customization
Setting Custom Icons for Themes
How do you do that in Windows 7? (I use Home Premium) I know it was quite easy in Windows XP, but I can't figure out how to do it anymore. What I need help with: Setting custom icons for certain file types. IE: The default Folder icon to something different. Or, setting a different icon...
Themes and Styles
Custom Themes, Custom Icons
With the addition of slideshow within Windows 7 it is now possible to do away with single image backgrounds. This short thread will teach you how to create your own themes and use custom icons for that theme. First you need to decide what wallpapers you wish to use for you slideshow, these...
Themes and Styles


Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

© Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:48.
Twitter Facebook Google+ Seven Forums iOS App Seven Forums Android App