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Old 07-06-2004, 10:18 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Angry help!!!please?? lost my desktop themes

i had a real bad system death...had to reformat drive...all working good now but windows system is real plain vanilla..hardly any sounds..and no desktop themes...really sucks..tried to download some new desktop crap that wont install...and 2 new trojans and 6 spywares in about 5 minutes...please help me get some stuff to make my system look and sound nicer.

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Old 07-07-2004, 09:20 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Personally I use litestep ( to replace the entire explorer shell. It uses less memory and looks a lot sleeker than explorer.

Pic of my Desktop


Its a frigging Laptop, not a Labtop!!!!
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Old 07-07-2004, 12:38 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Try this
Type Services.msc inRUN dialog box and set THEMES service to Automatic.

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