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[tool][31/10/2012][NEW VERSION] ModernBack changer 2.8

14th August 2012, 08:59 PM |#1  
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Hi, I've developed another tool for Windows 8.
This tool is named "ModernBack changer". With this tool it's possibile to change accent colors and background image from default themes or with a custom image.
This tool work only on Windows 8 RTM and it need administrator rights.

UPDATED 31/10/2012 !!!
New 2.8 version: important bugfixs and restyling



Official article (read this before downloading please!)
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Hi, I've developed another tool for Windows 8.
This tool is named "ModernBack changer". With this tool it's possibile to change accent colors and background image.
This tool work only on Windows 8 RTM and it need administrator rights.
This is the first version and maybe there will be some small bugs. I have find no one



Link awesite article
Link application download

Any feedback is welcome

Can you actually select your own backgroud image for the Modern start screen? If so i will give this a try tonight and let you know if there are any issues. Thanks for your work on this i am not the biggest fan of the preset backgrounds.
15th August 2012, 02:06 PM |#3  
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With a program it's very difficult, because there is a system file to edit. I'll give a try
I think too that the default backgrounds are bad
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Doesnt work. Started with Admin rights, I can change the accent color but not the background

Build 9200 RTM
15th August 2012, 11:43 PM |#5  
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@AsakuraVN Have you installed a LP?

@All I find a solution to edit a startscreen background with custom background. After some test, developing and more test, maybe i can bubblish the new version with this function.
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@AsakuraVN Have you installed a LP?

@All I find a solution to edit a startscreen background with custom background. After some test, developing and more test, maybe i can bubblish the new version with this function.

If it works then I crown you a legend
16th August 2012, 12:29 AM |#7  
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There are some problems with imageres file.
I have do this manually (the problems are the image format, depth and color and maybe Resource hacker...)
Here there's a screenshot http://dl.dropbox.com/u/54377272/screen.png
16th August 2012, 03:34 AM |#8  
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@AsakuraVN Have you installed a LP?

@All I find a solution to edit a startscreen background with custom background. After some test, developing and more test, maybe i can bubblish the new version with this function.

You mean a language pack? Then no, Im using a clean install of RTM. Might try again later

Looking forward to your new version with custom background though xD
17th August 2012, 03:44 PM |#9  
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The 2.0 version is almost finished. I need some tester before publish, because the editing of imageres.dll wasn't much stable (though the problems was resolved). One never know
Please contact me with a MP to test the application.
Thanks and sorry for the bad english
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Thanks! I can't wait to try it out - V2 that is.

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