You want to customize your PC and REALLY transform it into something new and fresh? Download these 10 amazing Windows 7 themes with a futuristic, modern shell.
Keep in mind the following is a list of shell themes. If you are unsure how to properly install them, read our tutorial how to install shell themes. If you feel inspired by the shell themes below, we also recommend that you read our guide that explains how tomake custom shell themes using a resource editor
1. Simple Windows 8 Theme for Windows 7
Windows 8 uses a really refreshing blue color. If you want to transform your PC and like the look of Windows 8, get this shell theme.
2. Top Themes :: Different Touch 7 ::
This Windows 7 theme supports both Windows 7 32-bit and 64-bit. If you like transparent themes and simply want a different touch that looks very elegent, then by all means, go and get this visual style called “Different Touch 7″
3. Minimal Mac Themes: Get This Simple VS
Here you have a very minimalistic Mac shell theme. Ok, it’s not very original because there are many Mac themes out there, but if you like clean themes, this is worth a click.
4. Extravagant Windows 7 Themes: Tourment Visual Style
Looking for something not that ordinary? Go with Tourment, an incredible modern Windows 7 theme with a white shell. White/dark themes are extremely sexy and make your PC look very expensive. White is a trending color and is often associated with high-quality. Amazing job!
5. Amazing Xbox Skin Theme for Windows 7
If you like the original XBOX design, how about getting this amazing XBOX theme that really transforms your shell.
6. Amazing Lion UX Pack
Want another amazing Mac OS X “Lion” shell theme? Get the Lion UX Pack:
7. Cyan Windows 7 themes: Ao To Kuro 2012
This is really a rather special shell theme. You don’t often come across this color combination. If you like cyan themes and want something special, grab this desktop theme titled Ao To Kuro.
8. Simple: Windows 7 AG
The updated Windows 7 AG theme adds a black shell to your desktop.
9. Amazing Silver Themes: PreSilver
PreSilver is a clean and bright theme that is definitely a good choice for longterm use. Cyan colors (see themes above) could put you in a stressed mood when you use that theme for an extended period, so if you are looking for something that you could even put on a work PC, go with this amazing silver, clean theme.
10. Beginnings: Shell Theme With Beautiful Color Scheme And Hover Effects
If you like artistic themes with pastel colors, this is definitely a great choice. I really like the amazing color scheme and the clean look.
If you have a computer with pre-installed Windows 7 or Vista, most likely you’ll notice the manufacturer’s support information when you look in the system properties window. If you’d like to customize this information or use a picture of your own in this space, you can do so easily.
Right-click on Computer and choose Properties or use the Win+Break key combination to bring up the System properties screen:
To edit the information in this screen, you’ll need to open up your registry editor and navigate down to the following key:
Note: If this key does not exist, you can download the following registry file, which you will want to edit before double-clicking to add into the registry.
You can modify the following fields and put any values you’d like into them, with the exception of the Logo key, which you probably shouldn’t change.
The last important step is to either create or modify a bitmap file stored at the location specified in the Logo key, usually set to:
For best results, you’ll want to use a small logo file, preferably somewhere around 100×100 height/width. Also note that copying the file to that folder will require administrative permissions.