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Windows 7: Custom Themes, Icons and Start Buttons.

03 Aug 2009   #601
Mark

Windows 7 Ultimate Vista Ultimate x64
 
 

Yeah I had the same problem as well when I started doing it, I found out I was saving them in the wrong format, you need to save them as a 32bit BMP, I was saving them as 24bit BMP and that's the same problem I was having.

Here you go I saved it in the correct format.

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03 Aug 2009   #602
jc4gavejc

Windows 7 RC build 7100
 
 

oh thanks so much, i'll try that out! can you give +rep to someone if you did not originally post a question thread?
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03 Aug 2009   #603
Mark

Windows 7 Ultimate Vista Ultimate x64
 
 

Work so far.

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03 Aug 2009   #604
jc4gavejc

Windows 7 RC build 7100
 
 

That works so much better! thanks again!
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03 Aug 2009   #605
jc4gavejc

Windows 7 RC build 7100
 
 

Should I post explorer.exe for people to use or is that pushing the forum rules? It would certainly be build specific though
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03 Aug 2009   #606
Zidane24

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 - Mac OS X 10.6.4 x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by jc4gavejc View Post
Should I post explorer.exe for people to use or is that pushing the forum rules? It would certainly be build specific though
I don' think it is against the rules but their is alot of variables here that could go wrong...explorer is your File Manager and I would never trust one (not saying you did anything to it) modified unless it was modified by myself
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03 Aug 2009   #607
jc4gavejc

Windows 7 RC build 7100
 
 

that's probably a good asssumption to make; the restorator program itself being trialware might have inserted code into the executable anyway.

It seems like a solid program though and edits 64 bit resources. Think it would be worth $80 though? not sure about spending that kind of money on a resource editing tool
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03 Aug 2009   #608
blackroseMD1

Windows 10 Tech Preview 9926 x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Mr GRiM View Post
Just experimenting with some new ideas and wanted to get some opinions.

Attachment 21232
I really like the Ultimate folder without the blue on it. That would fit into dark themes nicely.

I installed the black icons, and now my Win7 looks so much better. Thanks Grim and Generator!
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03 Aug 2009   #609
17mayis

windows 7 Ultimate
 
 

hi its me again i have aproblem while i'm trying to oepn explore.exe i get this error mesege


when i clcik on yes i get this messege this time even i tried says no still same error



then click ok again get final messege



any idea?

i use windows 7 ultimate 64 bit by the way>
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03 Aug 2009   #610
Cashis

Windows 7 (x64)
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Mr GRiM View Post
Work so far.

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Looking forward to those Mr Grim they look cool nice work.
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