Users who remember and lượt thích the appearance of Windows XP might not be very impressed by the default look of Windows 10. The appearance can be changed khổng lồ some extent using UxStyle & third buổi tiệc nhỏ themes, but in Windows 10, Microsoft prevents the taskbar from being skinned using visual styles (themes). Today, we will see how khổng lồ skin Windows 10"s taskbar khổng lồ give it a Windows XP appearance without using patches or themes.

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The taskbar will have an almost authentic XP look. The window frame/title bar màu sắc also matches the taskbar.

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Now, it is a good idea khổng lồ apply the genuine bliss wallpaper. While I included it in the archive, I suggest you to lớn read this article: Windows XP tư vấn has ended today: A farewell khổng lồ the venerable OS. There, you can get the 4K version of this beautiful wallpaper. Finally your Windows 10 will look as follows:


You can even enable the Windows XP start menu style in Classic Shell và apply the Windows XP Luna skin:


See the following video to watch the whole process of this customization: Tip: you can subscribe khổng lồ our official YouTube channel HERE.

If you have any questions or suggestions, feel miễn phí to leave a comment. What vị you think about this trick? vì you like the appearance Classic Shell allows you lớn get?

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Author: Sergey Tkachenko

Sergey Tkachenko is a software developer who started back in 2011. On this blog, Sergey is writing about everything connected to lớn Microsoft, Windows và popular software. Follow him on Telegram, Twitter, and YouTube. View all posts by Sergey Tkachenko

author Sergey TkachenkoPosted on May 25, 2016Categories Windows 10Tags classic shell XP suite, Windows 10 lượt thích Windows XP, Windows 10 Windows XP skin, Windows XP theme for Windows 10

52 thoughts on “Get Windows XP look in Windows 10 without themes or patches”

Mark W
May 26, năm 2016 at 6:37 pm

This is all very well, but it’s the ‘Windows Classic’ window metrics that I’d like. No XP colour scheme will be convincing until you have the square minimise / restore / close window buttons. I’m used to lớn the Windows 10 style now, but even so…