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Part II: Introducing Skinning Software > A Closer Look at Skinning Software

Chapter 6. A Closer Look at Skinning Software

In this chapter

  • Exploring the Style XP interface>

  • Skinning with Style XP

  • Downloading and installing StarSkin

  • Applying skins with StarSkin

  • Skinning with WindowBlinds

  • WindowBlinds and the Stardock Object Desktop

In this chapter, we take a closer look at three of the most popular skinning utilities: Style XP, StarSkin, and WindowBlinds. Skinning software allows you to dramatically change both the look and feel of the Windows interface. Skinning goes beyond the use of themes in that you are given control over individual interface elements such as the taskbar and Start menu. The ability to change the overall look of the Windows GUI even includes individual window elements such as control buttons and title bars.


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