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Hey, does anybody know a good place to download a Windows Vista Aero Theme? I was looking around and all of them were either Icon Packs or Wallpapers, so I picked up a nice Wallpaper. Anyway, I'm looking for the complete package; icons, taskbar, start menu, etc. However, a skin for Firefox and a wallpaper is not needed; I like my current ones. I'm fine with a long download time I just want my desktop to look like the Vista Aero Theme. Oh, and installing another program similar to AlienGUISE or WindowBlinds is alright, as well; as long as it looks awesome.

Thanks!
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http://www.crystalxp.net/bricopack/

Its in french, but you can change it to English in the install wizard.
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www.deviantart.com is pretty good. Kind of tough to find so I'll give directions -

Customization > Skins and Themes > Windows Utilities > Visual Styles, then you can search for Vista, and you'll come up with a few.

Edit: That's not the 'complete' package, but just the windows style, which is what i prefer as it doesn't slow your machine down too much, but yeah, they have a lot of others things on the site, just look around, and I'm sure you can get everything you want.
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Thanks guys! I'll be sure to test them out. Let them download.

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post #5 of 12
Its good but you wont get the Full Aero effect . I beleive only Vista can do this .
post #6 of 12
I think the vista transformation pack (ver 6) is the closest XP visual style to Vista Aero.

I wack it on sometimes, it looks VERY nice!

http://www.winmatrix.com/forums/inde...howtopic=11343

Edit: It changes all of these

* Boot screen
* Welcome Screen / Logon Screen
* New msstyles files (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...

I also think you need Window Blinds installed for advanced features to work, like boot screens, aero etc...
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That's no problem.

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I tried the one you linked, FlaKing, and all of the dock titles are in French. I think I'm going to try Vista Transformation Pack - 6 now. Thanks guys.

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that pack looks promising... but when your running vista, its very different from what they've created in XP...
    
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that pack looks promising... but when your running vista, its very different from what they've created in XP...
its also much slower
    
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