Windows 98
Average Rating: 2
Yours: -1
File Size: .09MB
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Windows 98

Updated Oct 25, 1999 by Matt Davis


Max Pollack
Comment #1 Sunday, September 16, 2001 5:38 PM
What in the name of god is the point of -this- skin?
EDVI
Comment #2 Friday, May 24, 2002 7:21 PM
Aqua Structure
Comment #3 Friday, April 09, 2004 7:29 PM
Kind of useless, considering that you can just disable WindowBlinds... I agree with Max. There is really no point.
jedrekk
Comment #4 Tuesday, April 27, 2004 3:44 AM
Your Skin not running.(POLAND)
Twoja skórka nie dzia&#322a.
rmcquistion1979
Comment #5 Sunday, August 22, 2004 5:28 AM
I guess because some people don't like Windows XP's classic theme, so this person designs this theme to make XP classic looks like Windows 98.
dutchvan
Comment #6 Saturday, January 15, 2005 8:36 AM
i was wanting a 08 look too lol or a comadore 64 look
dutchvan
Comment #7 Saturday, January 15, 2005 8:36 AM
this skin not working
Tim92
Comment #8 Monday, April 04, 2005 2:51 AM
MrCongeniality
Comment #9 Thursday, May 26, 2005 8:30 PM
For those who miss 98...it's highly recommended...but since it doesn't work then why don't you just change your appearance to a classic windows look?
Milan Ruzicka
Comment #10 Friday, May 27, 2005 7:33 AM
Classic Windows look don't look like good old Windows 98...It's in details...
Free Goo
Comment #11 Tuesday, July 19, 2005 1:09 PM
For me, reason for it is so that I can have the classic look and still let WindowBlinds skin the Start Bar. Switching to Classic in XP unloads XP and prevents the custom skinning of the start bar. At least on my computer.
MADMatt_7800
Comment #12 Friday, August 19, 2005 1:17 PM
This is Matt Davis, the creater of this skin.

I created this thing way back in 1999, when Windows 95 was still in wide use. The purpose of this WindowBlinds 2 "personality" was to give users of Windows 95 the gradient titlebars of Windows 98. It was the second WindowBlinds skin I ever made, and I think I only made about 2 and a half skins total .

The skin got lost in the shuffle when wincustomize.com reorganized, as well as my old username and password, and I honestly thought I would never see this skin again. Seeing it now brings back memories of the first time I discovered WindowBlnds

For those who can't use this skin, it's because it was submitted the way wincustomize used to be set up - the description, preview image, and zip file inside a master sip file. Just save the downloaded zip somewhere, and open it. Inside you will find another zip file, which contains the actual UIS info and skin. I think you can just save this zip into your Windowblinds program directory and install it as usual from the WindowBlinds dialog. I hope the batch files still work, too. This was designed for WB 2 running on Win9x; I haven't tried it on 2000/XP. Please be sure to read the Readme file inside the skin's zip file (inside the master zip that you download).
curtjr4
Comment #13 Thursday, August 24, 2006 4:03 PM
Download does not work
curtjr4
Comment #14 Thursday, August 24, 2006 4:05 PM
I agree with rmcquistion1979
curtjr4
Comment #15 Thursday, August 24, 2006 10:01 PM
Thanks MADmatt_7800
curtjr4
Comment #16 Thursday, August 24, 2006 10:05 PM
Thanks MADmatt_7800
curtjr4
Comment #17 Thursday, August 24, 2006 10:05 PM
Thanks MADmatt_7800
Dood2172
Comment #18 Sunday, July 08, 2007 10:07 PM
Lol this sis so old. But hey, now all us cool people with windows vista can go back in time a bit, or just switch our theem to windows classic....
Mistral1
Comment #19 Monday, November 17, 2008 2:59 AM
Any chance this could be rehashed to work on Vista I cannot get a download to work, I need one to get dreams to run on classic look which they wont unless its a WB skin .
lukaszlingo
Comment #20 Tuesday, April 14, 2009 3:50 AM
Twoja skórka nie dziala.

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