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Windows Vista theme for XP?

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Hello guys, I am wanting to spiffy up my UI a little but I dont want to download a bunch of programs like windowsblinds, and style XP. I was wondering if there is a Vista theme I can download and simply put it into my themes folder without any hiccups. ++rep to whoever helps.
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Get the uxtheme.dll patch from Neowin, and you can download thousands of themes from places like DeviantArt and similar.
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Ive done this many times,
just use windows blinds

heres a few guides
http://digg.com/software/Transform_Y...all_into_Vista
http://www.geekywood.com/2007/09/tur...nto-vista.html

good guides!
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There is a really good option back in the archives of Maximum PC. It was one of the issues last year. I'm sure you can find it on their website. It is free unlike window blinds.
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