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by Wadmodder
Mon Dec 14, 2020 9:45 pm
Forum: Windows NT-Based Discussion
Topic: How to install or import Microsoft Plus! Desktop Themes in Windows 2000
Replies: 1
Views: 1071

How to install or import Microsoft Plus! Desktop Themes in Windows 2000

We all know that Windows 2000 was normally designed for business use, but also the fact that many home users were using the operating system after Windows ME's negative reception, and the fact that Microsoft never released a Plus! pack designed for Windows 2000. But did you know that it is possible ...
by Wadmodder
Mon Dec 07, 2020 6:36 pm
Forum: Windows NT-Based Discussion
Topic: Can anyone identify the origins of this unknown photo on the Microsoft Plus XP My Pictures Screensaver preview image?
Replies: 2
Views: 810

Can anyone identify the origins of this unknown photo on the Microsoft Plus XP My Pictures Screensaver preview image?

We all know that Microsoft last release for Microsoft Plus! was for Windows XP in at least two releases, the first being Microsoft Plus! For Windows XP in 2001, and the second being Microsoft Plus! Digital Media Edition for 2003. This excluded the Microsoft Plus! SuperPack for Windows XP released in...
by Wadmodder
Wed Sep 16, 2020 3:19 am
Forum: DOS and Early Windows Discussion
Topic: Are half the Windows ME CD-ROMs considered unbootable?
Replies: 1
Views: 658

Are half the Windows ME CD-ROMs considered unbootable?

We all know that Windows Millennium Edition (ME) was the final release of the Windows 9x kernal of operating systems built on top of MS-DOS, and how it got criticized by many reviewers & computer users alike, with numerous bugs in the OS, being unstable most of the time, the fact that System Restore...
by Wadmodder
Mon Jul 06, 2020 6:54 am
Forum: YouTube Channel Discussion
Topic: Desktop Architect - Desktop Themes (Themes.exe) alternative for Classic Windows
Replies: 1
Views: 1101

Desktop Architect - Desktop Themes (Themes.exe) alternative for Classic Windows

We currently all know about Microsoft Plus! For Windows 95 introducing Desktop Themes (and it's executable file Themes.exe) for users to customize their Windows desktop. Similar functionality would appear in later versions of Windows, starting with XP in 2001. But there was also a third-party altern...
by Wadmodder
Thu May 21, 2020 5:20 pm
Forum: Windows NT-Based Discussion
Topic: Windows XP downloadable official themes
Replies: 6
Views: 7004

Re: Windows XP downloadable official themes

Uploaded a video of these desktop themes in action. Making this video the first time these desktop themes are being shown in action.

https://youtu.be/TiFHJm9r5y4

Please excuse the video quality, this was recorded of my phone. :?
by Wadmodder
Mon May 18, 2020 5:14 am
Forum: YouTube Channel Discussion
Topic: [Request] Windows XP downloadable official themes from Microsoft
Replies: 0
Views: 1479

[Request] Windows XP downloadable official themes from Microsoft

We all know about Microsoft Plus!, Windows Ultimate Extras, and PowerToys, but many might not know about the downloadable Windows XP desktop themes once released on Microsoft's official download center. These were released around 2004 up to 2006, before Windows Vista was released. The installers are...
by Wadmodder
Mon May 18, 2020 4:44 am
Forum: Windows NT-Based Discussion
Topic: Windows XP downloadable official themes
Replies: 6
Views: 7004

Re: Windows XP downloadable official themes

I have just created a Zip file containing every official downloadable desktop themes included to create an unofficial standalone release of these desktop themes, without the hassle for installers. In addition, I translated the Portugueses and Chinese language desktop themes for variety. Here's a lin...
by Wadmodder
Sat Mar 07, 2020 3:17 pm
Forum: Windows NT-Based Discussion
Topic: Windows XP downloadable official themes
Replies: 6
Views: 7004

Re: Windows XP downloadable official themes

I want to see both the downloadable Windows XP themes and the downloadable Windows 7 themes be demonstrated in a video on YouTube. Just to prevent the desktop themes from falling into obscurity. :idea: :roll:
by Wadmodder
Wed Feb 19, 2020 11:47 pm
Forum: Windows NT-Based Discussion
Topic: Windows XP downloadable official themes
Replies: 6
Views: 7004

Re: Windows XP downloadable official themes

I also did the same for the Windows 7-10 Themes as well.

Here's my link to the Modern Windows (7-10) themes:

https://mega.nz/#!v58l0JKC!CEYgyTiNY1NO ... vChlU7we-0