Get Windows XP look in Windows 10 without themes or patches (by

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Users who remember and like the appearance of Windows XP might not be very impressed by the default look of Windows 10. The appearance can be changed to some extent using UxStyle and third party themes, but in Windows 10, Microsoft prevents the…


  1. why when i replace the taskbar it only goes up to my task view and same for the other side with the little button and it cuts off how can i fix this? in case you need my resolution its 2560×1440

  2. Lovely music selection, but I haven't a clue what you were trying to convey, here. I was using a 50 inch monitor, and still could not make out what you were point to, because your video data rate was so compressed, the final render, and YouTube's own compression made the video barely watchable, and none of the text readable. Had you spoken in this video, at least that would have helped. Thanks.

  3. This works, but the XP taskbar gradient doesn't work. It works over the start button and the search icon, aswell as the right-hand corner clock/tray , but the bulk of the bar is still the Win10 colour. Any ideas as to why?

  4. Yes. I guess that somehow you can get back the Windows XP look in Windows 10, 8.1, 8 and 7, but it will not work exactly like Windows XP. Microsoft decided to completely get rid of the classic menu bar in XP or previous versions of Windows in the new versions of Windows.

  5. can someone plz send a link to a .ZIP version of v2.4.7 plz bcause i have admin restrictions and and the classic shell website they only have up to v2.4.5 and u cant get custom taskbars w that ver thnx

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