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Windows X    31

THE BEST WAY TO GET WINDOWS 8 USER EXPERIENCE WITHOUT MODIFYING SYSTEM FILES

- Instantly dress up Windows 7 to upcoming Windows 8 in one minute

- Seamless installation and uninstallation giving user's confidence and security in system

- Easily configurable in single click with intelligence Metro UI design

- UxStyle memory patching

- Windows 8 Aero, Aero Lite or Metro theme

- Instant Developer Preview, M3 and Metro wallpaper/logon screen customization

- Start Orb rebuilt from original resources with hover/pressed effects

- UserTile with current user auto-configured on login

- Metro UI desktop emulation with pre-configured gadgets

- Aero's auto-colorization feature

You can run this program again to re-configure or uninstall. Tasks will be done instantly.

Credits:

UxStyle memory patching: http://uxstyle.com

Windows 8 Aero theme: http://dj-corny.deviantart.com

Windows 8 Aero Lite theme: http://thepanda-x.deviantart.com

Windows 8 Metro UI theme: http://pisadeviant.deviantart.com

Taskbar UserTile/Mosaic/Aura: http://angelwzr.deviantart.com

Newgen (based from Mosaic): http://newgen.codeplex.com

Changes in version 3.0

-Added .NET Framework 4.0 requirements check

-Added Developer Preview item for default Desktop/Logon screen options

-Added ViOrb for changing Taskbar's Start Orb to ones in Windows 8 Developer Preview

-Added uninstaller in Programs and Features as separated uninstaller

-Added wallpapers found in Windows 8 Developer Preview build

-Fixed launcher problems with user account control (No more asking for admin rights on startup)

-Fixed uninstallation code that doesn't remove something (Zetro theme, old wallpapers)

-Updated Mosaic with latest Newgen 6.0 with Windows 8's tiles and UI configuration

-Updated Default Windows Aero theme to dj-corny's Windows 8 Metro Mod 1.5

Download: http://www.windowsxlive.net/windows-8-ux-pack

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FMH    715

Image not working. :(

Edit: Now it is!

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Shaun N.    570

No.

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FMH    715

The second pic just kills the Imemersive concept.

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Windows X    31

You have to try using it. Immersive browser is pretty cool. There's limited slot so at least I wanna show how Aero UI looks like in normal desktop.

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ThePitt    199

^ link to a link. Thats great!!!

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Windows X    31

Here's screenshot of Immersive Browser UI in Metro Start Screen (Newgen).

This pack doesn't modify anything to system files or system configuration. It's the cleanest Windows 8 Shell Pack that offers the most so far.

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MindTrickz    190

Where are the screenshots?

Edit: They are now working.

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SMELTN    142

wow actually looks pretty decent.. Great job Windows X as usual

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.Neo    1,834

Bit of a let down you can't just install the Windows 8 Aero theme without anything else.

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Windows X    31

Just uncheck Windows 8 features so you can get only theme (I consider logon screen and desktop wallpaper to be part of theme).

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.Neo    1,834

How do I just get the theme without the custom desktop/login wallpapers?

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Mattytommo    3

Pretty amazing work to be fair, seemed a bit buggy after the install, but restarted and it's all working fine!

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Windows X    31

Version 3.5 is released. It comes with updates and corrections along with Transformation Pack.

Changes in version 3.5

-Added ability to offer uninstalling existing UX Pack product if can be uninstalled from Control Panel

-Corrected logon screen wallpaper items as Developer Preview ones is actually lock screen

-Replaced ViOrb with Kishan Bagaria's Windows 7 Start Orb Changer including authentic orb from Windows 8 resources

-Updated Default Windows Aero theme to dj-corny's Windows 8 Metro Mod 1.66

-Updated Newgen background to be properly matched with Windows 8 Metro Start

-Updated User Tile's default configuration to be unchecked as Windows 8 Developer Preview no longer has it

Windows 8 UX Pack 3.5

MD5 Hash of "Windows 8 UX Pack 3.5.exe" is 078af9a6679aa8f0512167b8157fa11d.

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Xerax    182

It's really good, Apart from the Immersive UI stuff :(. The StartUI and ImmersiveBrowser are really ugly sadly.

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Windows X    31

Windows 8 UX Pack 5.0 is released. Now it comes with Windows 8 Release Preview updates. I hoped to make it out sooner but I was too busy with other things until about one month after Release Preview release.

Changes in Version 5.0

-Fixed explorer not showing up on startup when using Start Orb feature

-Replaced Windows 7 theme with thepanda-x's Windows 8 RC Aero for Windows 7

-Replaced Windows 7 Metro theme with thepanda-x's Windows 8 RC Aero for Windows 7

-Updated Aero mouse cursors from Windows 8 Release Preview

-Updated Newgen Tiles with Windows 8 Release Preview's default background

-Updated Windows 8 Release Preview logon screen

-Updated Windows 8 Release Preview's wallpapers

Download Windows 8 UX Pack 5.0

MD5 Hash of "Windows 8 UX Pack 5.0.exe" is 3AD941C755240F0BC1B9E5A290523EB8.

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