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Originally Posted by jdcrispe95;11742993 
Icon Packager was not supported by my OS.

heres a new pic.
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oh.
thats strange. does that happen only on folders or for everything?
why dont you just dbl click to open it? lol
    
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Originally Posted by Enfluenza;11743076 
oh.
thats strange. does that happen only on folders or for everything?
why dont you just dbl click to open it? lol

Because when I "dbl click" to open it it comes with the search box, please read my posts properly before posting a-load of rubbish.
    
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the theme i usually use when i have xp is windows royale noir

it is a black version of windows xp that was un realised by microsoft but you can download it now without having to install thirdparty software which is a plus =]

http://marktorng.files.wordpress.com/2007/09/windows_xp_royale_noir.png
 
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tried to use IconPackager also when I was all about winXP x64...didn't work, just used the default icons but my visual styles were different...I gave up looking on how to change them after a lot of tries...but then win7 came out~
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lol if i could get windows XP's MBR working without it erasing win7's MBR i'd show u my custom XP theme. and i didnt use windowblinds biggrin.gif
i know its windows 7, but look at my desktop to see the awesomeness of deviant art:


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That is a great desktop! I want something similar but with an Assassin's Creed back. Will put that on the to do list.
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All done guys, Thanks.
I still remain with the problem of folders opening in a seprate window, I do not know how to fix this.
cleanness.jpg
I'm so proud :')
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by jdcrispe95;11750120 
All done guys, Thanks.
I still remain with the problem of folders opening in a seprate window, I do not know how to fix this.
cleanness.jpg
I'm so proud :')

Looks good buddy! Pretty sure you'll be adding more stuff to it in no time, here is mine although I have changing backgrounds..

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Originally Posted by BMorrisSly;11751053 
Looks good buddy! Pretty sure you'll be adding more stuff to it in no time, here is mine although I have changing backgrounds..

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damn thats a nice wallpaper wink.gif I like the gadgets and the dock, but my issue is, I am using only 2 applications on XP (Chrome & MSN) and using nearly 900mb RAM.. confused.gif
Also when I double click a folder it comes out in a seprate window.. any idea how I can fix this?
    
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Originally Posted by jdcrispe95;11754073 
damn thats a nice wallpaper wink.gif I like the gadgets and the dock, but my issue is, I am using only 2 applications on XP (Chrome & MSN) and using nearly 900mb RAM.. confused.gif
Also when I double click a folder it comes out in a seprate window.. any idea how I can fix this?

Double click a folder that's on your dock? That's what happens basically it's a program for short cuts so you don't have to go through a number of folders, it just opens from where you told it to. Mine opens in separate windows.

EDIT:
I got the wallpaper from Wallbase.net it has loads I would show you all of mine but it would probably take up two pages of images, here are my wallpapers in a folder to show you though. I usually change them every week cause I get bored and like to change my stuff once in a while. Might look around for some more rainmeter etc.

games-1.png
EDIT: Just changed icons to black on rocketdock.
Edited by BMorrisSly - 1/2/11 at 7:17pm
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