How To: Get the Most Out of Your Desktop with Shell Replacements

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theblur05

I think this is a great litte how to but i want to use litestep but litestep.net doesn't seem to be active:< i've tried to access it for two days now so i guess i'll just use bblean for now. thanx alex

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Kaze

Wow, thanks, I totally forgot about shell rplacements.

 

I just looked some of these sites up, and they seemed kind of outdated. I wonder about the Vista compatibility.

 

Anyway, I'm looking forward to try some of them out.

 

-=KAZE=-

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XSV DBLs

I downloaded the Alienware GUI for my desktop, and it looks amazing, it comes with three different shell that you can use, as well as mix and match them.

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Keith E. Whisman

Actually it's fun messing with the shell but after a while you'll want to go back to the original shell. I don't know why but I just got tired of it. After about a year or so of messing around I went back to the basics and I've been happy ever since.

The best one I had was making WinXP pro look like Mac OSX.

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Peanut Fox

I have always wanted to get into shellin' out my OS, but was never sure about which program to go with.  Now I don't have an excuse for putting off the task anymore.  Exellent write up.

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sirphunkee

Thanks Alex, great article!  I'd never heard of litestep, but so far it's proving to be exactly the shell replacement I've been looking for

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