With the latest Ubuntu 11.04 (Natty Narwhal) alpha in town and Ubuntu 10.10 (Maverick Meerkat) stable version already doing rounds the linux community sure has reasons to cheer. Along with many cool additions, Ubuntu 10.10 (Maverick Meerkat) introduced many cool themes and wallpapers to the most popular Linux distro out there.
While you may have reasons for choosing OS, it may change with the environment you work. Be it Windows OS or Ubuntu Linux distro theming it to match the looks of your mood is no big deal. So, if you want to transform your Windows 7 OS to Ubuntu Maverick theme here is what you are in search. An awesome theme with the full Ubuntu pack that totally transforms your Windows PC to the next level.
Maverick for Win7 is a free Windows 7 theme with Ubuntu OS like brownish looks and features. The pack includes wallpapers, Windows 7 Start Button Changer (Orb) etc. Once after installing this theme the controls move to top with drop downs. The date, time and system notifications pop-up on top of the desktop screen as usual on Ubuntu OS variants.
How to install ‘Maverick for Win 7’ theme in Windows 7 PC :
1. Download Maverick for Win7 and unrar it.
2. Copy the content of Theme folder to “C:\Windows\Resources\Themes\” (Assuming that you’re Windows 7 is installed on partition C)
3. Use Windows 7 Start Button Changer from the “Tools” folder to change the start orb. Launch Windows 7 Start Button Changer and choose the BMP from the “Resources/Start Orb – Ubuntu” folder.
4. Use Windows 7 Aero Blur Tweaker from the “Tools” folder to remove the windows blur.