Themes & Wallpaper
Bing Desktop is a small application intended to decorate your desktop using wallpaper images downloaded from Bing. This uses a free service provided by this popular Microsoft search engine, which supplies users with attractive pictures. It can be set to run automatically at Windows startup and remain hidden as a background process.
UltraUXThemePatcher is an easy-to-use software tool with a Wizard-like interface. This software modifies your system files so you can download third-party themes and activate them on your system. While installing it, it will display system information and the version and status of the file, which should be carefully checked as it can cause the system to crash if not properly installed.
WindowBlinds allows you to customize the appearance of your Windows operating system regardless of its version. Its interface is quite attractive with a modern and intuitive design. This feature makes it appropriate for any kind of user, so it is unlikely anyone will have any problems when using this tool.
DisplayFusion makes it easy to manage multiple monitors from your Windows desktop. It provides separate wallpapers, taskbars, icons, and settings for each monitor. You can also save and load your window size and positions using DisplayFusion's Window Position Profile feature.
DeskScapes is intended to change your desktop background and screensaver. If you’re wondering why you should use such an application when you can do that in Windows, let me tell you that it lets you go far beyond changing wallpapers at a given interval. In this regard, besides static pictures, the tool also supports a special type of format that allows you to use videos and animations.
In general, ViStart can be a solution for users who are fond of the Start menu. Although it works not only on Windows 8 but previous Windows versions as well, I do not recommend using it on Windows 7 or Vista, as it will create an unnecessary duplicate of the Start Menu.
Stardock MyColors is an interesting software that applies special effects and gives your Windows a brand new look. It uses 3D graphics and exotic colors and shades. Stardock's MyColor offers 4 free themes to try and you can select and buy any theme from the website.
Animated Wallpaper Maker could not have a more descriptive name. As you could have guessed, this tool is intended to make your computer desktop livelier by using an animated wallpaper. The program certainly has a lot of features that require some time to explore; however, it will not be long until you are creating your own wallpaper.
This free wallpaper and screensaver combo shows a series of realistic water 3D effects in your desktop. You can customize many of its features such as the effects you want to show, the time that each will be active, and so on. Its main disadvantage is that it is resource-intensive, so you will need a good video card to run the program properly without making your system to slow down.
StarterBackgroundChanger, a program for your Windows 7 Starter Edition.rnInterface resembling that of Windows 7 superior.rnChange of the wallpaper immediately, not of restarting of session.rnModification of its screensaver thanks to an icon shortened in the program.rnAccess to the program in two click. (Right Click > Personalize).
Bricomix Vista Inspirat is an application that will modify Windows Xp theme and system files to change its appearance for Windows Vista Aero Theme, Icons, Windows and Menus. Unfortunatelly version 1.1 is very basic and its more similar to longhorn than vista.
imageThe Seven Remix XP application was designed to improve the Graphical interface of your Windows XP. The installer automates the process of substitution of system files. It applies adjustments in the registry, it installs programs of third, skins and visual extras like sounds, styles, etc.
As its name implies, this program allows you to use a video as your default wallpaper, which is also used as the default screensaver when the computer is inactive. You can use a video downloaded from the Internet, or one from your personal collection. Its simple control panel makes it a very easy task.
This powerful piece of software offers you not only the ability to download and install various theme packs for Windows but also the possibility to edit and create them. The professionally built and intuitive interface makes this piece of software fun and easy to use. Replace the desired visual items in order to create you own, personalized Windows theme.
DreamScene Seven allows you to set video wallpaper in .wmv or .mpeg format as a desktop background in Windows 7. After the program is installed, a new item "Set as Desktop Background" will appear in the Video File Context Menu, with the help of which it can be set as a desktop background.
Lion Skin Pack is a program that enables you to change the layout of your computer. The program modifies the Windows Explorer icons (resembling those of Apple’s Mac OS X Lion) and the overall look of the OS. It also comes with a new dock and new tools that can enhance both the looks and the functionality.
Get screensavers, images, animations and much more to your desktop PC. Features: -A huge selection of amazing screensavers -1000's of professional photo-wallpapers for your desktop -New collections constantly added -Personal screensavers & wallpapers from your own photos -Lots of fun and easy to use
Manage all your skins, themes, wallpapers, icons, etc. from a single interface. You can even mix and match them together to create your own theme files!Theme Manager is a front-end to other desktop enhancement programs to simplify the user experience.
VistaMizer is a theme package, consisting of icons, images and videos, all of which have been created in the Windows Vista look. Therefore nearly 400 system files will be modified. This means that no other files will be provided only your own system files will be used for modification. Thus, a language-neutral installation is possible and no changes of the language specifics are made.
Wallpaper Changer is a FREEWARE Windows 9x/NT/2000/XP wallpaper manager that can change your background images on every startup, once a day or at regular intervals. It features JPEG, PNG, GIF and BMP support. Several options are provided, including the ability to change your images in random order.
BootSkin 1.05a is a program that allows users to change the boot screens in Windows XP. With BootSkin 1.05a you can browse the boot screen library at WinCustomize.com (you will then be able to download a .bootscreen file, thay you can later import), you can apply some of the provided themes or deactivate this feature, returning to Windows defaults.
AWC is designed to be a one stop shop for displaying photos and other images as your desktop wallpaper. You can simply display your pictures on your desktop or create spectacular wallpapers by merging your images with the background of your choice using powerful alpha-blended fades.
Are you the lucky owner of a Sony Ericsson mobile? If your answer is a proud "yes, I am", then you have to download this small yet powerful application to create stunning themes for your device. As its name suggests, with this program you will be able to design custom themes, controlling almost every detail of them.
Pack Crystal XP is a shell pack that modifies your Windows XP files to give it a new look that imitates the older Linux KDE interface. The download consists of a Zip file, containing an EXE installer. When you run it, you are presented with a list of components to modify (Internet Explorer, Log-on Screen, Outlook Express, Windows Media Player etc.)
Desktop Earth is a wallpaper generator that creates desktop Earth representation backgrounds. The imagery is based on NASA's Blue Marble Next and Earth's City Lights. It offers real-time cloud imagery from satellite data and 33-megapixel (8192x4096) textures so it looks perfect even on 4K monitors.