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February 8, 2021 by Island Dog on ID's place to speak
We used to have a software wiki many years ago with entries for all of Stardock software and WinCustomize. Unfortunately, all its data was lost quite a long time ago and it was a nice resource that was missed. The good news is we've been building a new wiki just for software and it's ready to go! As it is a wiki there is still some work to do with updates and such, but overall, this is a great resource for information on specific software. If you need to easily find changelogs, tutorials, blo...
February 1, 2021 by Island Dog on ID's place to speak
It's a new month so we have a new desktop screenshot thread for February! Since Valentine's Day is approaching in a couple of weeks, this is a fantastic opportunity to show off any Valentine's desktop you might have put together. If Valentine's Day isn't your thing it's no problem. Still feel free to head over and show us what cool skins and themes you are using on your desktop this month! February 2021 Desktop Screenshots Need some skins for inspiration? Check out this Valentine's post on...
January 27, 2021 by Island Dog on ID's place to speak
I've obtained the top download lists from 2020 and have been going through them. I'm going to be making several posts about them, but today I wanted to start with CursorFX. It was an exciting year for CursorFX as we released v4 back in April.  So, let's take a look at the most downloaded CursorFX themes on WinCustomize for 2020! Hal 2030 by theAVMAN was the top CursorFX download in 2020! Piranha FX by neone6  and Oberon 7 by Vampthothika came in as the 2nd and 3rd most dow...
January 18, 2021 by Island Dog on ID's place to speak
Valentine's Day is approaching in a few weeks, and I thought it would be fun to feature some of the Valentine's Day inspired skins and themes here on WinCustomize. Do you add Valentine's skins to your desktop?   Happy Valentines Day by vlad (Wallpaper)   Valentines Day by danilloOc (Start buttons)   Valentine Hearts by AzDude (Dream)   My Dirty Valentine by Vampothika (CursorFX)    
January 11, 2021 by Island Dog on ID's place to speak
Every year the Pantone Color Institute announces color(s) that will express the "mood" of the year. They have picked two interesting choices which are Ultimate Gray and Illuminating. From their blog: "PANTONE 17-5104 Ultimate Gray + PANTONE 13-0647 Illuminating, two independent colors that highlight how different elements come together to support one another, best express the mood for Pantone Color of the Year 2021. Practical and rock solid but at the same time warming and optimistic,...
January 5, 2021 by Island Dog on ID's place to speak
Welcome to 2021! I think we're going to have an exciting year here on WinCustomize, so let's take a look at some of the first skins to hit the galleries this year. Fishing Fever by Gemmee   Emoji by LightStar   Nothing but Snow by WC_Bot   Forest Stream by Richard Mohler    
December 31, 2020 by Island Dog on ID's place to speak
On behalf of the teams at WinCustomize and Stardock, we'd like to wish our fantastic community a Happy New Year! 2020 has been an.....interesting......year, so let's look forward to 2021 and make it a great one! Do you have any New Year plans?
December 24, 2020 by Island Dog on ID's place to speak
We wanted to send a Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays to all our wonderful members! We hope you have and enjoyable holiday, and we'll see you back in the new year! Thank you for being part of our great community!  
December 22, 2020 by Island Dog on ID's place to speak
The Christmas and the rest of the holiday season is just about here, and we've been talking about and featuring holiday skins for weeks! So now lets show off those holiday creations and see what beautiful seasonal desktops you have displayed! Head over to our December screenshot thread and post your holiday desktop! December Holiday Desktop Thread Screenshot by Chasbo 
December 14, 2020 by Island Dog on ID's place to speak
Just a couple of weeks until Christmas! Today I wanted to feature some of the fantastic holiday WindowBlinds skins we have here on WinCustomize. We have quite a few with a variety of styles and colors, so I'm sure you'll be able to find one you like!   Christmas Joy by LightStar   Snoopy Xmas by don5318   Plastic Fantastic Christmas Edition   GingerBreadHouse by DaveBax   Christmas Holidays v2 by adni18
December 8, 2020 by Island Dog on ID's place to speak
Just a few weeks left until Christmas and the holiday season, but still plenty of time to get your Windows desktop all decorated! Christmas is the top holiday for skinning, so we have quite a large variety of WindowBlinds skin, DeskScapes animated wallpaper, CursorFX cursor themes, wallpapers and much more available to change nearly every aspect of your PC desktop. Once you get your PC all ready, head over to our December screenshot thread and show us how you decorated your desktop! Here a...
December 1, 2020 by Island Dog on ID's place to speak
Can you believe it's December already? I'm excited as the weather is getting cooler here and we're officially in Christmas season! But before we get ahead of ourselves, let's look back at the highlights of November. Here's a wrap-up of some new, articles, forum posts, and skins you might have missed! Community Posts You Might Have Missed: Getting an Early Start on a Christmas Themed Desktop! Inexplicable Monolith Discovered in Utah's Red Rock Country For Workflow Efficiency, Loo...
November 23, 2020 by Island Dog on ID's place to speak
For many of us, Thanksgiving is this week, so we wanted to send out a Happy Thanksgiving to all of you and a big thanks to our community. No holiday needed, just wanted to say we appreciate you! Although it's a weird time in the world, we do hope you have a nice holiday. Let us know if you have any holiday plans, or if you just have a nice weekend lined up. Let us know in the comments below!
November 17, 2020 by Island Dog on ID's place to speak
Christmas is one of the top skinning holidays on WinCustomize. We have a bunch of Christmas and winter holiday themes for a complete holiday transformation of your desktop. WindowBlinds skin, cursors, wallpaper, animated wallpapers.... you can usually find it with a quick search. We'll also be featuring more holiday themes to make it easy, and today we'll start the season with a few of our favorites. If you have a favorite holiday or winter theme, let us know in the comments! Christmas H...
November 9, 2020 by Island Dog on ID's place to speak
We have had some really awesome CursorFX themes added to the WinCustomize galleries over the past week, and I wanted to highlight a few. One is even the first CFX theme they have created, and it turned out great. We love to see new people submitting so be sure to check them out below! MODEL-6IX by BONEHEADdb fly by NIGHT by pelaird   Light Load by Gemmee