Windows 10: Show Us Your Desktop

  1.    02 Aug 2015 #1781

    simrick said: View Post
    wonderful!
    Retro is all the rage now.
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       02 Aug 2015 #1782

    Here's a beautiful triple monitor 'paper' for ya!

    One.zip
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       02 Aug 2015 #1783

    I still can't decide on a "Look" for my new Win10 install. It'll probably be a bit till I start theming for real, but how's this? I used the same image for wallpaper and Mail app background picture, then aligned them to fit, and make it appear to be see thru.

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  4.    02 Aug 2015 #1784

    Cliff S said: View Post
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    Using Brinks Aero Lite really adds color to the window chrome, I highly recommend it to all
    Download and follow the simple clear install instructions, then click it in personalization> themes and then go back to personalize app choose a picture, border color, lock screen, mouse pointes and sounds.... have fun and post.
    How do you make Groove compact?
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  5.    02 Aug 2015 #1785

    Today's desktop:

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       02 Aug 2015 #1786

    swarfega said: View Post
    How do you make Groove compact?
    Grab & drag.
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  7.    02 Aug 2015 #1787

    Ah, simple as that.
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       02 Aug 2015 #1788

    swarfega said: View Post
    Ah, simple as that.
    I like to keep music players in their original now playing mode and not use skins, so that's the first thing I try out to see what information shows at what size.
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       02 Aug 2015 #1789

    @Edwin

    I just tried theming, with the same theme packages I used on Windows 8.1 and the Preview up until 100147 and totally
    NUKED!!!
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    Windows 10 to a black screen and cursor. I had to boot to the recovery partition to run Macrium for a restore.
    I think it was the OldNewExplorer.exe that did it. I'll try again in a few months when I finally have vacation for 3 weeks and search around for Win10 compatible stuff. Oddly installing the UXStyles from the preview had absolutely no negative effects that I could see like on Windows 8.
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       02 Aug 2015 #1790

    Cliff S said: View Post
    @Edwin

    I just tried theming, with the same theme packages I used on Windows 8.1 and the Preview up until 100147 and totally
    NUKED!!!
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    Windows 10 to a black screen and cursor. I had to boot to the recovery partition to run Macrium for a restore.
    I think it was the OldNewExplorer.exe that did it. I'll try again in a few months when I finally have vacation for 3 weeks and search around for Win10 compatible stuff. Oddly installing the UXStyles from the preview had absolutely no negative effects that I could see like on Windows 8.
    Yep! 'OldNewExplorer' will do that!

    UXStyle gives trouble with multiple displays as well!

    I hope Macrium got you out of the 'ash heap'!

    I'll only try 3rd party stuff when I feel adventurous, too much of a pita!
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