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svnO.o    26
do any of these themes alter the in focus window style so that it looks like the out of focus windows.

as in a theme that gets keeps the out of focus style buttons and transparency level.

None that I'm aware of.

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dt    2

Are there uxtheme patches available? Not uxstyle core, but actual dll's that can be replaced like for XP/Vista? Thanks!

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hotdog666al    31

I dislike every single one of those skins.

Someone please hand me the style builder! XD

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svnO.o    26
I dislike every single one of those skins.

Someone please hand me the style builder! XD

Yeah I didn't like most themes for Vista either -- the one I did like was called Transblack but doesn't have a Windows 7 equivalent yet. Instead for Windows 7 I just settled for Ribbon VS which is a slight improvement over the default Windows 7 theme. But since everyone has different tastes, that's why I compiled the list in the first place.

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bigmehdi    70

Well I think the port of Luna Royal is great, but it's a basic theme and I would miss the new "aero peek" feature.

Otherwise Ribbon VS is my favorite Visual Style.

Currently I'm also using windowblinds 7 (beta available through object desktop subscription), and the result is decent.

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svnO.o    26

Added Harmony 7 Blue Alpha to the list.

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svnO.o    26
Here's another nice Black theme called Capricco made for Win 7.

^ Noted and added.

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(Spork)    87
Yeah I didn't like most themes for Vista either -- the one I did like was called Transblack but doesn't have a Windows 7 equivalent yet. Instead for Windows 7 I just settled for Ribbon VS which is a slight improvement over the default Windows 7 theme. But since everyone has different tastes, that's why I compiled the list in the first place.

id love that for Win7

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SMELTN    142

yeah Transblack was a very nice theme. I used it for the longest time on Vista.

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Kaze23    225

Bit weird regarding NEXTlevel. I can install the theme just fine, but I can't get the start orb to change to the one in the screenshot. I took ownership of Explorer, I downloaded the x64 Explorer from the same page and replaced the original with it, but still no luck. Weird.

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Kaze23    225
did you close the explorer.exe process and reopen it?

Yeah, but I found the cause of the problem. I opened the supposed patched explorer.exe in Restorator 2007, and only one of the BMP's were updated with the newer logo, when 3 of them needed to be updated.

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Robomaster    0

Great list! Why do I find it funny that us 7 fans are coming up with different looks for an OS that isn't even released yet? Alas, we geeks are never satisfied.

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svnO.o    26

Thanks satukoro and hotdog for the contributions. Added them to the list :)

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The_Wizard    0

Nice list :) Thanks

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neudera    8

Ugh, these recolors are making my eyes hurt.

I would be nice to have some really visually striking themes.

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Gary2MBz    20

Verdesh Steelflash on Russian x64 has a graphical glitch. It has a washed out effect on the start menu.

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Panda X    80
Verdesh Steelflash on Russian x64 has a graphical glitch. It has a washed out effect on the start menu.

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It's a gloss/shine effect. Meant to be there.

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Gary2MBz    20

Look at the shutdown part, it don't look right.

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