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Old 03-04-2007, 07:13 PM #1
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Changing you Windows XP desktop to look like Windows Vista!

Alright so lets just start off with, My name is Jacob!
I was looking into purchasing vista awhile back. Then I went to a windows vista preview class and I was not impressed with it at all. During the class one student raised his hand and asked the teacher "Couldn't you just purchase/download the programs needed to make your xp look like vista?" I then went home and did just that. I downloaded a few programs and presto I made a vista look-alike. Yes yes, it doesn't come with everything vista offers. But it gives you the vista interface if you just like the look. You get the whole Aero interface that vista offers, and also the 3D flip interface when you are scrolling through your programs using (alt+tab.)

Here are a couple of screenshots of my success in doing this process:









I hope you enjoy, I would love to see how everyones turns out. If you have any suggestions of making this better than feel free to post.


If you are here just to flame, please leave this thread doesn't need your negativity.


Here is a link of all programs.

Yahoo Widgets
Vista Transformation Pack 6
Topdesk 1.14


Have fun!


Jacob.
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Old 03-04-2007, 07:19 PM #2
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im pretty sure ur not the first on pbn....actually im posotive.
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im pretty sure ur not the first on pbn....actually im posotive.
uhm.. did I ever say I was.
.....I think not.
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im pretty sure ur not the first on pbn....actually im posotive.
And he said he was?



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why on earth would you wanta 3-d interface when you have the taskbar?
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why on earth would you wanta 3-d interface when you have the taskbar?
because its badass looking, end of story haha.
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good job Jacob!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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and people flaming him, hes not saying "this is a major upgrade" hes just telling you how to get a look a like
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What are the programs....
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and people flaming him, hes not saying "this is a major upgrade" hes just telling you how to get a look a like
Thanks for the support!

Here is a link of all programs.

Yahoo Widgets
Vista Transformation Pack 6
Topdesk 1.14

If you need anything else feel free to reply back!
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i was jk. but that is pretty cool. i have a vista theme for my windows XP right now
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i was jk. but that is pretty cool. i have a vista theme for my windows XP right now
hah well anyways thanks.
I'm working on changing my vista theme into a MAC OS theme... just curious of how it turns out.
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any spyware or malware involved with this product?
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any spyware or malware involved with this product?
not that I have found.
it all seems to be clean.
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This isn't particularly hard or anything, is it?


And is there any place that I can find the topdesk for free?
Sorry, probably a dumb question.

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