Original XP: [link]
Thanks to ~tornado5
for submitting such great art
+ Ambient Visual Style
+ Ambient Explorer.exe
Explorer.exe is required for the user picture border and the logoff buttons.
Instructions for explorer.exe: *Note! Read ALL
steps before you attempt.*
1: Download TakeControlb2.zip
2: Open the program and select 'Add'. Navigate to 'C:\WINDOWS\explorer.exe' and then select 'Take Control'. It will process the file.
3: Open up explorer (
+E) and navigate to 'C:\WINDOWS\'. Find explorer.exe and rename it to 'explorer.exe.bak' (or something that represents a backup file. don't worry, your original explorer hasn't been altered) and copy+paste the 'explorer.exe' included in this .zip
4: Hit Ctrl+Shift+Esc to open up the Task Manager. Under the processes tab, right click 'explorer.exe' and click end process.
5: While still in Task Manager, click 'File' > 'New Task (Run...)' and in the box, type 'explorer'.
Any problems, post.