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  1.    02 Aug 2015 #1
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    Anyone know of a decent 'dark' theme for Windows 10...?


    The white is basically doing my eyes in, unlike any other version of Windows. I've had a look about online, but not seen any compatible for Windows 10 as such. But are there any dark themes like the high contrast ones about anywhere? Using the black high contrast helps somewhat. But it looks pretty shit in IE. Incompetent really how Microsoft don't even have more options for themes. Even looking on their site, there aren't any plain grey/black basic ones.
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  2.    02 Aug 2015 #2
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    windows 10 pro Build 10240 x86

    i got like this except explorer

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  3.    02 Aug 2015 #3
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    Yeah, I got that too. Kinda looking for something like this, though...

    High Contrast Themes in W8.1 and W10
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  4.    02 Aug 2015 #4
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    Here's a High Contrast one you can try:

    Ceti Mint.zip

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  5.    02 Aug 2015 #5
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    Cheers for that mate! Not a bad theme. Where did you get it from? Only thing being though is it doesn't work great with IE as certain pics on websites don't show etc.
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  6.    02 Aug 2015 #6
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    Are there also any more?
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  7.    02 Aug 2015 #7
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    Windows 10 x64

    I changed the title bar with this (complicated) tutorial. But it's just the title bar, and with limited colors to choose. It's so absurd this step back in design. Plain white compulsory... worse than Windows 95.

    How to Get Colored Window Title Bars on Windows 10 (Instead of White)

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  8.    02 Aug 2015 #8
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    Post your request here, it might be that the theme would be created for you: Solved Windows 10 Themes created by Ten Forums members - Windows 10 Forums
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  9.    02 Aug 2015 #9
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    Quote Originally Posted by Gelbs View Post
    Cheers for that mate! Not a bad theme. Where did you get it from? Only thing being though is it doesn't work great with IE as certain pics on websites don't show etc.
    You pick a High Contrast Theme and customize the colors yourself:

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    If you use Firefox, you can control whether High Contrast is applied to web pages or not in Options/Colors.
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  10.    02 Aug 2015 #10
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    How do you get the colour settings up? I've loaded up control panel and personalisation, and have the themes, but not that bit.
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