Windows® Vista themes for Windows® XP
Which are the Windows Vista® themes for Windows® XP?
Windows Vista® is one of the latest versions of Microsoft® operating systems. Since not many people can afford Windows Vista®, most of you are content with Windows® XP. And there are some people who hesitate upgrading to Vista® as it has some disadvantages like compatibility issues, but still like the stunning looks that Windows Vista® offers. The Windows Vista® themes are now available to provide the elegant looks of Vista® for your Windows® XP computer. These themes will not convert your operating system to Vista® but give it the same look. With these themes your Windows® XP will get 3D effects, Vista® icons, and other cool Windows Vista® looks. These themes can change the boot screen, welcome screen / logon screen, new visual styles, new desktop and file icons, new toolbar icons, progress dialogs, sounds scheme, system tray icons, new wallpapers, Windows Media® Player skins and much more.
Various Windows Vista® themes that are available for Windows® XP are as follows:
- Vista Transformation Pack (TP)
- Universal Vista Inspirat
Vistamizer is a free theme for Windows® XP to transform Windows® XP to Windows Vista®. Vistamizer provide 3D effects, Vista® icons, and other cool Windows Vista® looks to your Windows® XP system. You need not require any third party software to support it. It also creates restoration point before transforming Windows® XP to Vista®. This helps you to uninstall it safely. The Vista® elements in Vistamizer include graphical elements, Windows Vista® Sidebar for XP, Toolbar ToolTips, 3D effects for ‘Alt’ + ‘Tab’ Switches between running applications and more.
Vista Transformation Pack (TP)
With the help of transformation pack you can change XP’s interface, including the ‘Start’ menu, the ‘Control Panel’, system dialogs, icons, and more, to Vista® style. TP also includes a transparency function to mimic the Aero Glass functionality. It is probably the most comprehensive package out of all, so you have to be very careful with it. Any error, handling the package might cause a seizure in the working of your operating system.
Universal Vista Inspirat creatively improves the feel of your XP menu. With its UberIcon feature you can get a magnifying touch for every item you double click. It allows the complete customization of your desktop. Another feature of it is the Y’s Shadow. It gives a cool drop shadow to your Windows®, which you can easily increase or decrease and even apply to your