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Windows 7: Custom Themes, Icons and Start Buttons.

19 Nov 2009   #1481
PooMan UK

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Mr GRiM View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by PooMan UK View Post
Soz guys this is my first attempt.... but what am I doing wrong
I think I figured out your problem, give these a go.
Thanks for trying to help me out Mr Grim, unfortunately they don't seem to work either.
I've attached the psd files, don't know if they will shed some more light on the problem.

But thanks again pal




Attached Images
Custom Themes, Icons and Start Buttons.-poo_orb_not_working.jpg 
Attached Files
File Type: zip pooORB_psd.zip (156.0 KB, 23 views)
File Type: zip pooORB_RGB.zip (265.7 KB, 24 views)
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19 Nov 2009   #1482
VannMann

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit
 
 

can someone make me a Blank start orb, as in invisible, no picture?
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20 Nov 2009   #1483
xxrazor

Dual Boot 7600 RTM x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by blackroseMD1 View Post
OK, I know it's been mentioned in this thread, and I have gone back and forth looking for it, but can't seem to find it.

I downloaded the first file below in .png format, converted it to 32-bit .bmp with Photoshop, and then used Restorator to put it into explorer.exe. Did I miss a step? Because it came out like the screenshot. Really, really bright.

Any ideas on what I'm doing wrong?
blackroseMD1

This happens quite often, the image is not fully transparent, here you go

Custom Themes, Icons and Start Buttons.-bitmap_6801.jpg

Black Urb.zip

cheers

xxrazor


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20 Nov 2009   #1484
xxrazor

Dual Boot 7600 RTM x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by PooMan UK View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Mr GRiM View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by PooMan UK View Post
Soz guys this is my first attempt.... but what am I doing wrong
I think I figured out your problem, give these a go.
Thanks for trying to help me out Mr Grim, unfortunately they don't seem to work either.
I've attached the psd files, don't know if they will shed some more light on the problem.

But thanks again pal
The .psd files on 2 and 3 have a glass orb over the top of them, which has been added before the .psd file was created. Ifyou can give me the .psd files where the glassorb has been added, i can make it look better.

You must make sure your template is full transparent, thats where you made the mistake.

Custom Themes, Icons and Start Buttons.-bitmap_6801.jpg

poo_orb1.zip

cheers
xxrazor


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20 Nov 2009   #1485
PooMan UK

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by xxrazor View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by PooMan UK View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Mr GRiM View Post

I think I figured out your problem, give these a go.
Thanks for trying to help me out Mr Grim, unfortunately they don't seem to work either.
I've attached the psd files, don't know if they will shed some more light on the problem.

But thanks again pal
The .psd files on 2 and 3 have a glass orb over the top of them, which has been added before the .psd file was created. Ifyou can give me the .psd files where the glassorb has been added, i can make it look better.

You must make sure your template is full transparent, thats where you made the mistake.

Attachment 37835

Attachment 37836

cheers
xxrazor

Again thanks very much for trying to help me out. I originally drew these using CorelDraw then exported them to Photoshop to create the 32 bit bmp files. So I think this is maybe where my problem is but I've re-exported them and saved them again in different formats for you to have a look at.


Attached Files
File Type: zip poo_start_orbs.zip (296.3 KB, 43 views)
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20 Nov 2009   #1486
blackroseMD1

Windows 10 Tech Preview 9926 x64
 
 

You are freaking awesome xxrazor! +1 (as soon as I can rep you again)
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21 Nov 2009   #1487
des

Seven
 
 

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21 Nov 2009   #1488
nguyenxuanhoa

windows 7 Ultimate x64 and Vista Ultimate x64
 
 

Neon Touch

Ultimate Start Red_21.bmp[IMG]http://download701.**************/njrtwnnmozeg/ottjux1mzmj/Ultimate+Start+Red_21.bmp[/IMG]

[IMG]http://download47.**************/t1vvtymjisjg/zoomxzajjoo/222.bmp[/IMG]
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21 Nov 2009   #1489
PeterMinin

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit
 
 

And what about this?
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by PeterMinin View Post
Does anybody have the default start button from the first betas (about 7030)?
Its normal state was the same as it is now but the clicked (and hover) state was like it is in the attachment (I found it on the Internet, so it's quite small).

Maybe somebody still has a disk image of a beta?
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21 Nov 2009   #1490
Mark

Windows 7 Ultimate Vista Ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by PeterMinin View Post
And what about this?
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by PeterMinin View Post
Does anybody have the default start button from the first betas (about 7030)?
Its normal state was the same as it is now but the clicked (and hover) state was like it is in the attachment (I found it on the Internet, so it's quite small).

Maybe somebody still has a disk image of a beta?
I still have the BETA and here are the orbs you wanted.

Custom Themes, Icons and Start Buttons.-2009-11-22_015252.jpg


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File Type: zip 7000 Beta Start Orbs.zip (477.6 KB, 64 views)
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