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Windows 7: Custom Themes, Icons and Start Buttons.

15 Jun 2009   #241

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

thanks, looks really good, but i still have the diagonal stripes on taskbar :/

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15 Jun 2009   #242

7600 x86

reboot (or just kill explorer.exe and restart it) to reset the taskbar
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15 Jun 2009   #243

7 x64 + XP Pro x86

It worked at first...

Then I redownloaded the theme to save to my network, reapplied (I tried a black theme in between), and had to restart explorer.exe to fix taskbar (still had the lines).

Now my explorer is totally screwed up. I can't view any explorer windows (Opening my computer or C: is just a blank window, I can't see anything). I can't close the windows, the X does nothing, it's just frozen. I'm up $#!+ creek without a paddle, I can use taskmgr to apply the original aero theme, but it doesnt actually change back to the original aero, all that happens is another blank explorer window opens up (The personalization window I'm guessing) and that's it, stuck again.

I even did RUN: sysdm.cpl (Since I can't view control panel or right-click my computer to see properties) and changed it to disable aero and themes so it's set to classic, and I STILL can't see any explorer windows. Now instead of it being blank it just mirrors whatever image it saw last. After restarting explorer.exe I now have the classic theme and can see windows again..

So I went back to the Personalization, reapplied the clearaero theme again, and it worked! But as soon as I closed the Personalization window, explorer is back to blank!!!

I at least got the original aero theme working again, and explorer is back..

I tried deleting the files and started back at step 1, still have the same problem. It's perfect after applying, until I close the Personalization(+Any explorer windows open).

My Vlited RC1x64 pc worked fine, maybe it doesn't like switching back and forth much..?

On my Build 7000x64, if I'm using ANY aero theme, I can't see any windows that run through explorer.exe. I have to go to classic (Open sysdm.cpl and set to performance) then restart explorer.exe to see any explorer window's contents.
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17 Jun 2009   #244

7 x64 + XP Pro x86

Nobody has any ideas?

I can't see any explorer windows anymore...

I have to use windows classic now...
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17 Jun 2009   #245

Windows 7 RTM
Custom Theme Thread

A fair pack of custom themes for download here:

Windows 7 ThemePack (download torrent) - TPB
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17 Jun 2009   #246

windows 7

In vista you could still have the old windows style start popup, easier access to all the programs.♦
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17 Jun 2009   #247

Windows 7 Ultimate Vista Ultimate x64

Just converted some of my Icons to 128x128 to use with RocketDock as requested, Enjoy!

Custom Themes, Icons and Start Buttons.-rocketdock-icons.jpg


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17 Jun 2009   #248

Windows 7 Home Premium x64

Very nice. Thanks!
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18 Jun 2009   #249

Windows 7 RC - 7100 64bit

Testing the waters here. First time using Skydrive. It's kinda nice. Very nice in fact. I uploaded a Theme I call scorched. Still working on it, just figured for now I'd also try and learn the skydrive. Let me know if this works.

I also threw up my collection of wallpapers in a .zip file if anyone wants to download. 71 that I've collected over the course of a year or two from who knows where. Some video game stuff, some Scenic, funny, something for everyone.

ScorchedW7.themepack - Windows Live

UnleashedW7.themepack - Windows Live
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18 Jun 2009   #250

Windows 7 Ultimate Vista Ultimate x64

Yep that woks fine.
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