Customizing Windows 7

Posted on 2010-01-08
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Using a program called, "Resource Hacker," in XP, I was able to change the "Start" Menu to read "GadgetDude". I was also able to customize the Windows Start sound file. It appears that with Windows 7 I can do none of these customizations?!

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souquetbressand earned 500 total points
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You can use a program like Samurize.  I know that it works on 7 because I've used it.  There is a learning curve but there is quite a bit of help out there, especially on their website.  Check it out here:


Is this the sort of customization you're looking for?
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BitsBytesandMore earned 500 total points
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I like the Ultimate Windows Tweaker  from http://www.thewindowsclub.com/ultimate-windows-tweaker-v2-a-tweak-ui-for-windows-7-vista
It's has hundreds of settings you might like and enjoy.
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I forgot to paste the screenshot..


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