Windows® 7 theme for Windows® XP
What are different Windows® 7 themes available for Windows® XP?
Windows® 7 themes are much similar to Windows Vista® themes. However, Windows® 7 being the latest operating system there is a lot of interest in people to download Windows® 7 themes on their Windows® XP systems.
The following points will provide a better understanding of different Windows® 7 themes available for Windows® XP:
- Windows® 7 themes
- Installation of Windows® 7 themes
- Tips to resolve Windows® 7 theme issues
Windows® 7 themes
The Windows® 7 themes will make your Windows® XP workstation look exactly like a Windows® 7 desktop. Windows® 7 themes are much similar to Windows Vista®, however, it has been added with some new affects which make it even better in appearance. There are different styles available like Windows® 7 visual styles, Windows® 7 style theme, Windows® 7 Vistart skin and many more. As Microsoft® has restricted third party visual styles and themes to be loaded on the system; one has to download UXTheme Multi-Patcher to go ahead with the download. However, the download of Windows® 7 themes will bring a lot of attention and attraction to the system as it has been loaded with perfect Taskbar, Tray Icons, and Quick launch Buttons and Windows® 7 start button
Installation of Windows® 7 themes
The enhancements made in Windows® 7 appearance is an attraction for many and therefore there are Windows® 7 themes available for users all around the world who work on Windows® XP. To install Windows® 7 themes there are many websites available online. Just browse through the web and type in Windows® 7 themes for Windows® XP. The windows will bring in the destinations; download the theme and alternatively install ‘UXTheme Multi-Patcher 6.0.exe’ from UX Theme Patcher folder. From ‘ThemeWindows® 7 M1 VS folder’, install ‘Windows® 7 M1 VS.msstyles’ and Windows® 7 themes will get installed. The Windows® XP’s appearance will turn out to be that of Windows® 7.
The installation of Windows® 7 themes on Windows® XP has been restricted by Microsoft®. Microsoft has blocked any third party software to be run on Windows® XP to install Windows® 7 themes. The work around of it would be to install UXTheme Multi-Patcher beforehand. It will enable the user to install the themes. Moreover, since the graphics card in Windows® XP is of less capacity it will not be able to handle the high-definition graphics of Windows® 7 themes. The themes may appear blurred or pixilated.