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Old 11-29-2004, 05:16 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Question Win XP Colour themes

Anybody know where I can get basic color theme variations for Windows XP besides Blue, Olive, and Silver?

I am not interested in getting any WindowsBlind themes with all new icons, objects, etc, and I don't wish to install TGTSoft's ThemeXP, I just want some different color variations of the Luna theme, eg. Longhorn's Slate would be nice...even though there are some around on the web for that, but what about other colors.
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Old 11-29-2004, 05:19 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Make your own? It's very easy and won't take you that long, plus it's customized to your own liking. (is that the right spelling?)
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Old 11-29-2004, 07:50 PM   #3 (permalink)
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how do you make your own?
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Old 11-29-2004, 08:10 PM   #4 (permalink)
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I got some thing that will make u happy:www.themexp.org
I use that sight for backgrounds and themes, very cool stuff.
Plus it doesnt change any icons or what so ever, oh yea they even have some logon backgrounds and some windows start up backgrounds . Hope u like the sight
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Try StyleXP. My current style does not change my icons or anything like that. And you can download themes from www.themexp.org .

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i was talking about changing the stock xp styles...or adding a stock xp style....so i dont have to run a third party program to run them(hoggin' system resources....i'm anal like that). I have a registered copy of windowsblind....loved it but dont like the fact that theres a program running that i dont need.

anyway to download stock xp themes?
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Old 11-30-2004, 04:05 PM   #7 (permalink)
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If you're talking about the basic ones built into XP, do this.

Go into display properties (from control panel or right click on desktop)
Click on the Appearance Tab
In Windows and Buttons Make sure Windows XP Style is selected
Under Color Scheme choose which one you want.


::EDIT::
I guess I should read the original post closer before replying. Ignore what I just wrote. My bad.......
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