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 Post subject: Start Menu 7 Pro worth $20 [Giveaway]
New postPosted: Mon Mar 29, 2010 11:34 am 
For this post the author Stu has received thanks - 3: ckit, paul, Rich

Winners:
Congratulations to ckit, ha14 & Paul. You all win a copy of Start Menu 7 Pro. I will send you an email to the address provided when you registered with the site. If you don't receive your message in a timely fashion, PM me.

Thanks to everyone who participated in this competition.

Here's are the results in graph form.

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mintywhite.com is giving away 3 licences of Start Menu 7 Pro to three (3) lucky Windows Forums members!

Simply register and make a comment to this post with the following:

A) A screenshot of your desktop
B) A short explanation of customisations

..you will automatically be entered into a public vote on the homepage.

I would like to encourage members to subscribe to mintywhite.com if you haven't already done so because you'll get up-to-date articles from this site.

Entry to the competition closes at 11:59PM (UTC) Sunday 4th April 2010. The public voting will close at 11:59PM (UTC) Sunday 11th April 2010 and the winner will be announced here shortly after.

In participating, you agree to the official rules here.

I Need Help Uploading a Screenshot...
Simply press Print Screen on your keyboard, open Paint and press CTRL+V to paste. Save it as a PNG image and then follow the vid.



Rules:
Anyone can enter the competition irrelevant of geographic location, though you must register with the site first.
Only one submission per person of a Windows Desktop.

Good luck everyone :D

Ok, i'll kick us off, I'm not going to be entered into the competition, don't worry!!

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To get to this desktop i have centered the taskbar icons.
Removed the recycle bin name and dropped the opacity of it's icon to 50% to better match the time & date gadget. (found here)
Turned off the clock and hidden all other notification icons, used Start button killer to....well, you know.

The theme is default aero
I cannot remember for the life of me where i found the wallpaper, if anyone knows please let me know!

That's it. :)


Last edited by Stu on Mon Apr 12, 2010 6:46 am, edited 2 times in total.


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New postPosted: Wed Mar 31, 2010 8:28 pm 

This is my Liverpool Reds Desktop (it matches my Liverpool Reds laptop skin). I used imageres.dll to customized the folders on the desktop.

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New postPosted: Thu Apr 01, 2010 11:48 am 

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this is my XP with Windows 7 black theme. I had used Vista start Menu 7 free and Styler for changing the toolbars. Tuneup styler was used for changing themes, icons and cursors. Hm thts it

as simple as that :lol:


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 Post subject: Re: Start Menu 7 Pro worth $20 [Giveaway]
New postPosted: Thu Apr 01, 2010 12:10 pm 
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Wallpaper is by me - One Fine Spring Morning http://skyzyk.deviantart.com/art/One-Fi ... -157994170
or here http://skyzyk.wincustomize.com/skins.as ... 00&libid=8 Also available as a Stardock LogOn

WindowsBlind is Pale Moonlight II by jazzymjr at WinCustomize http://jazzymjr.wincustomize.com/skins. ... 99&libid=1

Right ClickerPro http://www.moo0.com/?top=http://www.moo ... ghtClicker

Stardock Fences, Object Dock, Icon Packager too numerous to mention http://stardock.com/

Some of the icons are mine and can be seen at my WinCustomize site above.

I'll never pass an opportunity to expose my desktop


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 Post subject: Re: Start Menu 7 Pro worth $20 [Giveaway]
New postPosted: Fri Apr 02, 2010 9:46 pm 
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(my vista desktop)

I used a wallpaper called energy bliss: http://wallpaperstock.net/energy-bliss_wallpapers_10553_1024x768_1.html
A theme called lucid 2: http://nopd11.deviantart.com/art/Lucid-2-132632246
And made my taskbar buttons show only icons using this: http://www.askvg.com/taskbar-iconizer-utility-to-iconize-taskbar-in-windows-xp-and-vista/


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 Post subject: Re: Start Menu 7 Pro worth $20 [Giveaway]
New postPosted: Sat Apr 03, 2010 1:37 pm 
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Nice starting menu to change the look of windows. I use bumpt top and modified them. Well the start menu is not affected.

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New postPosted: Sat Apr 03, 2010 6:42 pm 

my desktop Image
things inside: google desktop, yahoo widgets, and object dock plus with leopard dock skin.


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My Desktop...
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No major or special tweaks.
Windows Colour: Frost, default intensity, no screensaver, default mouse cursors

Wallpaper available here: http://ladyrapid.deviantart.com/art/str ... -158612518
DesktopOK!: http://www.softwareok.com/?seite=Freeware/DesktopOK automatically saves my icon layout every hour!
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 Post subject: Re: Start Menu 7 Pro worth $20 [Giveaway]
New postPosted: Sun Apr 04, 2010 11:37 am 
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my desktop
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(where is written "private" indicates the personal name of user :mrgreen: )

i use windows 7 but the superbar is hidden
for this desktop i use rainmeter(download 32 bit:http://rainmeter.googlecode.com/files/Rainmeter-1.1-32bit.zip )(download 64 bit:http://rainmeter.googlecode.com/files/Rainmeter-1.1-64bit.exe ) with omnimo UI(download:http://www.deviantart.com/download/158707137/Omnimo_UI_1_01_for_Rainmeter_by_fediaFedia.zip)
(the wallpaper is that: Image )


instructions for the installation:
1. Install Rainmeter;
2. extract the archive contents omnimo IU in any folder;
3. Copy font segoeui.ttf and segoeuil.ttf in X: \ Windows \ Fonts;
4. Reboot the PC and close rainmeter at windows access
5. Start the Rainstaller.exe file and click Express Install and then Finish;
6. Launch rainmeter and...enjoy! :D


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