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likwit

Best alternative XP shell

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I'm looking for an alternative shell for Windows XP that replaces explorer.exe.

There's so many of them.. it's hard to pick. Explorer tends to use 19MB all the time and that's too **** much... I'd rather have a shell that takes 5MB or so without all the fancy stuff (I already use the classic theme).

Does anyone know a simple shell without any bloat and special effects that takes up very little resources? Thanks.

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are these full shell replacements or just basic function replacements?

this is a just a basic function replacement... but not a full substitute: BBLean

this is more of a full replacement but... it's not a single file so it would be harder to splipstreamonto a uA install of windows: Aston

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likwit, what's you shell?

Everyone can specify the reasons of their suggestions? thx

I also am looking for a shell not funcy stuff low CPU...

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black box is really nice :D hmmm i wounder if we can integrate black box in to the os installation cd ;)

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Kurt I am also looking for a shell that uses less resourses but not far removed from explorer. I use nlite and I would like to incorporate it into the cd. any hints or help

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Kurt I am also looking for a shell that uses less resourses but not far removed from explorer. I use nlite and I would like to incorporate it into the cd. any hints or help

nice one

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definitely bblean... if u like minimal (u can make it as bloated as you want to actually) ;)

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