Solved: Windows 7 theme problem

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Stormrider24

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hi everyone
recently on windows 7 when i try installing a new theme only the wallpaper changes but not the task bar and the windows borders but when i right click and go on personalize it says that the theme is applied and also i cant change the windows color
when i click on the color in the personalize menu its meant to show this:
http://aboutonlinetips.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/05/color-scheme.png

but on mine it shows this:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/5315533065/

can anyone help me to make mine look like the one in the first link plz



OS Version: Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate , 32 bit
Processor: Intel(R) Celeron(R) CPU 3.06GHz, x64 Family 15 Model 4 Stepping 9
Processor Count: 1
RAM: 447 Mb
Graphics Card: Standard VGA Graphics Adapter, 3 Mb
Hard Drives: C: Total - 40175 MB, Free - 36685 MB; D: Total - 36040 MB, Free - 35940 MB;
Motherboard: ECS , Asterope , 1.0
 

Hermitt43

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Hi Stormrider24,
Not sure if this will work for you or not but
Using Windows Explorer, browse to C:\Windows\Resources\Themes
and double-click on "aero.theme".

Jim
 

Stormrider24

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thanks for your reply

when i do that everything changes to the selected theme apart from the task bar it just wont change it still stays blue
 

Stormrider24

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guys ive figured it out it was a driver update that did the trick i used vista drivers due to the lack of 7 drivers and it works now
 
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