Jump to content
Strawberry Orange Banana Lime Leaf Slate Sky Blueberry Grape Watermelon Chocolate Marble
Strawberry Orange Banana Lime Leaf Slate Sky Blueberry Grape Watermelon Chocolate Marble

MSFN is made available via donations, subscriptions and advertising revenue. The use of ad-blocking software hurts the site. Please disable ad-blocking software or set an exception for MSFN. Alternatively, register and become a site sponsor/subscriber and ads will be disabled automatically. 


Sign in to follow this  
ZortMcGort11

Desktop Tweaking for Win9x -- Make it Look Better!

Recommended Posts

http://byukruk.tripod.com/

IconDesk

^Check out this program, it's Dope!!! Very simple way to make stuff look better/modern.

On your desktop it can make your icon's text transparent. Which I thinks makes it look cleaner and more up-to-date.

Here's what it does: You just run the installer, then the program gets added to your StartUp folder, so that when you start your computer it always comes on and is minimized to the system tray.

Then right click on the little icon in your system tray, then click on "Transparent Icon Text Background Color." That's it!

(2)
Then to make it look more cool, right click on your desktop, select properties, then click on the "Appearance" tab. Then click on the "Item" drop down list and select "Icon." Once you select "icon" from the list, then you can select the font and text size you want. I put mine on Verdana, font size size 9.

Now it looks pretty Neato!

Anybody else got any desktop tweaking programs or hints ??? Thanks.

Edited by ZortMcGort11

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Doesn't Revolutions Pack do the same and much more?

 

I also recall some other non-free solution


Nice, but resource-eating and unstable.

Edited by M()zart

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now
Sign in to follow this  

  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    No registered users viewing this page.

×
×
  • Create New...