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WindowBlinds 8.01 Update with Windows 8.1 Support

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WindowBlinds is the most popular software for Windows that lets users apply skins to change the look of the desktop to many of the thousands of themes available.  This latest update bring more support for Windows 8.1 and a bunch of fixes and improvements.

v8.01 includes:

  • Adds support for the Windows 8.1 including tweaks to the jump list painting)
  • Assorted start menu fixes
  • PhotoInstrument, Trine 2, and Dragon Age Origin auto-excluded
  • Internet Download Manager’s frames should paint happily
  • Misc tweaks like misaligned textures on titlebars in some skins on Windows 7
  • Fixed Say the Time titlebar
  • Fixed Opera 15 black bit on opening
  • Fixed display fusion issue with blank taskbar
  • Fixed issue with not being able to move Explorer windows on negative screen coordinate monitors on Windows 8
  • Fixed issue with some skins showing a small white bar under a transparent taskbar when maximized
  • Fixed no text on non perpixel skins
  • Fixed no text on MDI child windows
  • Fixed the reset button correctly show on UIS0 skins too on Windows 7 for titlebars
  • Tweak to start menu code for alterative start menus

Current users can update via their Stardock accounts.  More information about WindowBlinds can be found at their site.

Link: WindowBlinds 8

WindowBlinds 8

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