Alienware is probably best known for their high-end gaming computers and notebooks which always come in a futuristic great looking design. The AlienGUIse Theme Manager is custom version of My Colors from Stardock that can transform the appearance of Windows tremendously.
Five Alienware themes are available after installation which can transform the Windows graphical user interface into futuristic looking interfaces. By default every aspect of the interface is changed which includes the background image, the system icons, color schemes, fonts and menu layout.
A click on the advanced link during setup gives the user the option to prevent elements from being installed. He could for instance opt out of installing the wallpaper image or the icon set. Usage itself is pretty straightforward. All five themes are available after installation.
A click on a theme loads a preview of it in the right pane. If you want to apply it click the apply button which will load another window with the advanced options I have mentioned earlier on. If you like Sci-Fi this could be something you definitely would want to try out. The icons and color schemes are top notch although I prefer lighter colors over dark ones used by the themes. Only the wallpapers seem to fall behind but it is not a problem to add your own custom wallpaper after applying the theme.
Update: The Alienware theme manager does not appear to be available anymore on the Alienware website. The web page redirects to the main company homepage with no apparent option to bring it back up.
The theme manager and pack is still available for download on third party websites such as Softpedia. Please note that the program may not be compatible with all versions of the Windows operating system, especially if they have been released after the last version of AlienGuise has been released.Advertisement
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