May 25, 2016 Get Windows XP look in Windows 10 without themes or patches Users who remember and like the appearance of Windows XP might not be very impressed by the default look of Windows 10. The appearance can be changed to some extent using UxStyle and third party themes, but in Windows 10, Microsoft prevents the taskbar from being skinned using visual force classic theme windows xp May 06, 2004 explanation note, to select the Windows Classic visual style, leave the box blank beside Path to Visual Style: and enable this setting. I left the box blank and enable the setting but it still did not change to windows classic. The themes under the Display properties in control panel\display still show Windows XP instead of windows classic.
Aug 19, 2015 CamTron. Windows 8 and 10 are pretty hardcoded to always use the Metro theme. Even on virtualbox with a pathetic amount of video RAM allocated, it still uses it. The classic theme is only there as a last resort fallback if something really screws up. What I did forces this by closing the handle to the ThemeSection memorymapped file. force classic theme windows xp
Mar 31, 2019 Cant find anything on windows 10, I wonder what moron in the Microsoft office decided to rearrange and rename things so they cant be found. This thread is locked. You can follow the question or vote as helpful, but you cannot reply to this thread. Dec 31, 2016 The following is a series of text, explaning the tools I encountered upon to be able to run the Classic Theme in latest versions of Windows (8. 110) despite Microsoft removing the Windows Classic Theme that took place in Windows 8. It was featured in Windows XP and is no longer an available feature after Windows 7. This setting allows you to force a specific visual style file by entering the path (location) of the visual style file. This can be a local computer visual style (aero. msstyles), or a file located on a remote server using a UNC path force classic theme windows xp Expanding on How can I make Windows 8 use the classic theme? and Windows 10 TenForums: Windows Classic Look Theme in Windows 10 how does one use Windows 10 with the old classic theme? There's a Windows 10 theme over at DeviantArt but it does not work with the final RTM: Jul 07, 2006 If set to 0 the user will see the Windows Classic theme and if set to 1 it will use the Windows XP theme or whatever theme is set. This won't