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Windows 7: Custom Themes, Icons and Start Buttons.

10 Aug 2009   #711
Mark

Windows 7 Ultimate Vista Ultimate x64
 
 

Here's a couple more that IMO are better then my last so I wanted to share.

Start 2.bmpStart 4.bmp




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10 Aug 2009   #712
johngalt

 

Those are nice, Grim....
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10 Aug 2009   #713
Mark

Windows 7 Ultimate Vista Ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by johngalt View Post
Those are nice, Grim....
Thanks John, I'm using the second one from above but you need to apply them to see the true colour, as you can see they become brighter.

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I'm pretty happy with this one I reckon.


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10 Aug 2009   #714
Zidane24

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 - Mac OS X 10.6.4 x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Mr GRiM View Post
Thanks John, I'm using the second one from above but you need to apply them to see the true colour, as you can see they become brighter.

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I'm pretty happy with this one I reckon.
I see God logged in to show off his start menu orbs
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10 Aug 2009   #715
Mark

Windows 7 Ultimate Vista Ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Zidane24 View Post
I see God logged in to show off his start menu orbs
LOL, yeah it's the first 3 letters of my surname Goddard.
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10 Aug 2009   #716
Zidane24

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 - Mac OS X 10.6.4 x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Mr GRiM View Post
LOL, yeah it's the first 3 letters of my surname Goddard.
ahh...I see...I was thinking it was funny you named your user account God"
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10 Aug 2009   #717
Cashis

Windows 7 (x64)
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Mr GRiM View Post
Here's some Start buttons for the Nvidia fans.

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Mr GRiM View Post
Here's a couple more that IMO are better then my last so I wanted to share.

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Thanks Mr Grim they look sweet gonna use the second lot ya posted.
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10 Aug 2009   #718
mustangman16

Windows 7 Build 7229 x86
 
 

Thanks for the clear and helpful instructions lol +1. I have just actually done a system restore because I had no sound after using the the installer for the glossy blue icons. Was it the installer or some other reason that would have screwed with my sound? I might try to use the installer again and see if the sound isnt affected but i'm guessing the 7600 build and 7229 build have different sound directories that the installer touched? Lemme know what you think. Thanks again.

-stang
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10 Aug 2009   #719
Generator

XP Pro SP3 x86/Vista SP2 x64/Win7 x64 Triple-boot
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by mustangman16 View Post
Thanks for the clear and helpful instructions lol +1. I have just actually done a system restore because I had no sound after using the the installer for the glossy blue icons. Was it the installer or some other reason that would have screwed with my sound? I might try to use the installer again and see if the sound isnt affected but i'm guessing the 7600 build and 7229 build have different sound directories that the installer touched? Lemme know what you think. Thanks again.

-stang
It shouldn't effect sound in any way what-so-ever

The only thing the installer does is replace the dll's with dll's that have had the icons contained within them edited.

Having said that, the problem with using dll's from a different Windows build is that some of the API's (Application Programming Interface) inside them could be different.

API's is how the system communicates with each dll, a bit like a command-line if you will, so if the API is different or not there the system can't talk to the dll for that specific task. One of the dll's could very likely contain a sound API.
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10 Aug 2009   #720
Mark

Windows 7 Ultimate Vista Ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by mustangman16 View Post
Thanks for the clear and helpful instructions lol +1. I have just actually done a system restore because I had no sound after using the the installer for the glossy blue icons. Was it the installer or some other reason that would have screwed with my sound? I might try to use the installer again and see if the sound isnt affected but i'm guessing the 7600 build and 7229 build have different sound directories that the installer touched? Lemme know what you think. Thanks again.

-stang
If you want you can upload the dll's for you build and I will make some custom icons for your build and that should make sure you don't have any API issues or problems with your sound.

If you have a skydrive that would be best as they are too big to upload to the forum.
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