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Windows PE

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The Media Hub

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Other Operating Systems

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The Ultimate Windows Customization Tool

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Aero Glass For Windows 8+

This utility returns the complete glass effect into windows frames.

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Incorrectly styled borders... - last post by CyberToon


Windows Start button is back.

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StartIsBack++ BETA2 - last post by MrGRiM

Windows Post-Install Wizard (WPI)

WPI is a hypertext application designed to give users choice of app-install

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A small request - last post by Kelsenellenelvian


The Windows 2000/XP/2003 universal slipstreamer

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jcarle's Utilities

Useful utilities for the microsoft hobbyist

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Install Windows from USB

Install Windows from USB

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Windows XP Power Packer, Windows Installation Helper Utility, XPCreate

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Graphics and Designing Art

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Customizing Windows

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Windows Desktops Screenshots

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Windows Tips 'n' Tweaks

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Setup Billboard Screens for Windows

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