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Maverick for Win7 by dpcdpc11 Maverick for Win7 by dpcdpc11

If you would like to support me, then please get the theme HERE!



Get Maverick 10 for Windows 10

Get Maverick 8.1 for Windows 8.1



Firefox users!!!


Due to the poor coding in FF4 default theme, my visual style and other 1px window frame styles, makes the title bar in firefox to disappear sometimes without any logical explanation. I found a way to fix that... at least in my case this works. This used to work in FF4, but it doesn't in recent Firefox releases.
HOW TO:
- check out the fix I made (for FF4), available here

UPDATE 12:
- fixed the height of the All Programs section in Start Menu

UPDATE 11:
- another annoying bug that gave me 2 sleepless nights is finally fixed! I'm talking about the exaggerated height of menu and toolbar in Open and Libre Office. Users... enjoy!

UPDATE 10:
- the much awaited fix for the autoscroll mouse cursor in Firefox is here! It was the damn tooltip PNG in Explorer causing all the hassle. Glad I've finally fixed it! Still trying to fix the huge height of the button/toolbar of Open/Libre Office 3.3

UPDATE 9:
- finally fixed the More Options popup menu in Explorer. Thanks to solmiler

UPDATE 8:
- fixed the config icon in the bubble tooltip
- fixed the undetermined progress bar... try checking for windows updates and you'll see what I mean!

UPDATE 7:
- finally fixed the buggy display of fonts in microsoft office 2010 tabs. Thanks to jhanford for the suggestion!

UPDATE 6:
- added the ubuntu sounds for windows directly to the package cause people were complaining about some malware in the .exe of the sound scheme. Now you must install the sounds manually but at least there's no malware anymore!

UPDATE 5:
- VERTICAL LEFT SIDE TOOLBAR AVAILABLE: skinned the vertical superbar on the left. Enjoy!

UPDATE 4:
- fixed MDICloseButton, MDIRestoreButton, MDIMinimizeButton

UPDATE 3:
- added Windows Explorer Navigation Buttons to the package including: Back, Forward, Go, Stop, Refresh, Dropdown. Use this tool: kishan-bagaria.deviantart.com/… by Kishan Bagaria to change them.

UPDATE 2:
- changed the scroll bar thumb to light orange

UPDATE 1:
- added a second version of the theme called Maverick W, which is the same as the original except for the wider start menu button. Made this following the request of people using Windows in other language than English where "All Programs" is spelled differently and longer. So this version has a full wide button for all to enjoy it!

Hey Linux Lovers... The waiting is over... I know... finally!!! Here's the first complete Ubuntu 10.10 Ambiance Theme ported to Windows 7.
I think this visual experience will not only appeal to Linux Lovers but also to MacOS and Windows fans alike.
Just give it a try and let me know if you like it... or if you don't like it as well... I just want to hear your feedback.

Side note:
- The the is only 96dpi compatible. Doesn't work for higher dpi resolutions!
- Fonts in the preview look great because I use gdipp, the little app which changes you font rendering engine to make the fonts look smooth just like, or almost like in Linux or MacOS.
- Some apps may not play nice with this theme... was the case of Firefox 4 beta but GOOD NEWS: they fixed their buggy default skin so now works perfectly with my Maverick for Win7 Visual Style!
- Some elements of the original Ubuntu theme could not be implemented accurately due to Windows 7 limitations. For example the window caption buttons can't be aligned together as close as in Ubuntu.
- There are some other unfixable bugs which are not really bugs, in Windows Explorer (click the More Options buttons on the toolbar and you'll see what I mean), but there is nothing I can do about them unfortunately. Windows skinning engine sucks and even experienced themers will agree with me on this one.
- If you find any other bugs please report them and I'll do my best to fix them.

What's in the package:
Theme: Maverick by dpcdpc11: only Aero version for now!
Resources: Fonts | Start Orb (dpcdpc11.deviantart.com/art/ub…) | Wallpaper (the default Ubuntu Maverick wall)
Ubuntu Sounds Scheme for Windows
Windows Explorer Navigation Buttons. Use this tool: kishan-bagaria.deviantart.com/… by Kishan Bagaria to change them.

What's not in the package:
Icons used in the screenshot: Token by brsev
miniBin by e-sushi: contrapaganda.deviantart.com/a…
1st clock, the small software which made possible the chance of the taskbar clock which now looks just like the Linux clock. Official website here: www.1stclock.com/
gdipp - the tinny app that makes your fonts clear and smooth like those in Linux Distros. It's available in 32 and 64 bit flavors. Download here: code.google.com/p/gdipp/downlo…
Windows 7 Aero Blur Tweaker by Kishan-Bagaria: kishan-bagaria.deviantart.com/…
Windows 7 Start Button Changer by Kishan-Bagaria: kishan-bagaria.deviantart.com/…
Windows 7 Navigation Buttons Customizer by Kishan-Bagaria: www.softpedia.com/get/System/O…
Linux Mouse Cursors Port: DMZ Cursor by Nighted: nighted.deviantart.com/art/DMZ…

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Here are some brief instructions which I think you may all know by now:

0. Patch your system files and install the required fonts!
0.1. Be sure to patch your system files before you can use 3rd party windows themes. I recommend using UniversalThemePatcher.
0.2. Install the fonts found in the folder "Resources/Fonts"
0.3. Restart your PC

1. Install the theme?
Copy the content of Theme folder in "C:\Windows\Resources\Themes\" (Asuming that you're Windows 7 is installed on partition C)

2. Change the start orb?
Use Windows 7 Start Button Changer by Kishan-Bagaria: kishan-bagaria.deviantart.com/…
Launch Windows 7 Start Button Changer and choose the BMP from the "Resources/Start Orb - Ubuntu" folder and you're done!

3. Remove the blured edges of the windows?
Use Windows 7 Aero Blur Tweaker to remove the windows blur.

Thanks for downloading!!!

CREDITS GOES OUT TO
All the artists involved in the creation of Ubuntu's 10.10 aka Maverik default theme called Ambiance.
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:iconwashington-kboy:
Washington-kBoy Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2017  Professional Artist
I've long fancied myself to be at the very least someone with skills and abilities--especially in customizations and other tweaks--that fall well above average, and those skills usually serve me in one of two ways.  They can 1., make complicated customizations, configurations and other PC operations easy, stress-free and truly the stuff "Wow's" are made of...or 2., it all goes terribly wrong (often starting when at some point I utter the phrase, "Don't try this at home," or "I do know better," followed by anything from a 3-day upload of the manuscript for the erotic porn novel I'd been working on (destination: my employer, of course) to the simultaneous and supposedly impossible self-protection locks on ALL my servers engaging before I ever set a password.   You know, the things that leave those like us grouchy for a day or two and then inexplicably upbeat as the challenge of rebuilding our system from scratch sinks in.  I mean, nobody died and for a very limited period of time after a rebuild, we ALL have the elusive brass ring--a super fast, un-cluttered, perfectly organized PC....except for that oneeeee......littlee.....,oh hang on, I can fix that.... (and it all starts again!)

Theme patchers--despite my level of 'wizardry,'--are my nemesis.  For whatever reason, they never seem quite to work.  (THough is it the THeme Patcher, the Theme itself, or just magic?  I'll truly never know!)  Whatever the cause, what happens is I see a theme like yours and sing out, "OH MY HEAVENS!  It's a thing of BEAUTY!  Elegance!  Refinement!  I MUST MUST MUST simply MUST have it!!"  THen I follow every instructions, install each patch and update and tweak along the way, finally so excited to see the theme there ready to be applied....and then psssfft.  Either part of it doesn't work, or isn't what was pictured, or none of it works, or the BSOD visits Themeland,  it could be anything....if nothing else, it's always an adventure!

Still--I MUST MUST MUST simply MUST try to use this theme.  IT's a thing of beauty and rahter than doing what I always do and hoping for a better result, I'm going to ask here--would someone--anyone--be wiling to do this with me?  Maybe via team viewer or some other remote desktop sharing, or skpe or kik or doo-dah-ditty (ok I made that one up)....I'm gonna NOT be a man this time and ask for directions at the gas station BEFORE I'm lost!!  

Anyone???
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7979haidi Featured By Owner Sep 30, 2017
I love it I am using right now on windows 7.THANK YOU!
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:icondpcdpc11:
dpcdpc11 Featured By Owner Sep 30, 2017  Professional Interface Designer
glad to hear that my friend ;)
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:icon7979haidi:
7979haidi Featured By Owner Sep 30, 2017
thanks
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:icondpcdpc11:
dpcdpc11 Featured By Owner Sep 30, 2017  Professional Interface Designer
welcome!
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:icon7979haidi:
7979haidi Featured By Owner Oct 2, 2017
thanks
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:icondubaibunniesuae:
DubaiBunniesUAE Featured By Owner Jun 2, 2017
Nice!
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:icondpcdpc11:
dpcdpc11 Featured By Owner Jun 2, 2017  Professional Interface Designer
thank you!
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:iconskillfx:
SkillFX Featured By Owner Jan 25, 2017  Hobbyist Interface Designer
mda,costa bani vad ce fac si o platsc.
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:icondpcdpc11:
dpcdpc11 Featured By Owner Jan 25, 2017  Professional Interface Designer
stai linistit ca iti trimit linkul.. costa doar pentru cei care vor sa imi sustina munca.
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SkillFX Featured By Owner Jan 25, 2017  Hobbyist Interface Designer
Acum doi ani aveam windows 7 si am cerut un link,mi-ai dat si de atunci am folosit-o pana mi-am bagat windows 10 dar acum putin timp am reinstalat windows 7 sa vad cum e,tot la tema asta am revenit,cea mai buna ever<3
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:icondpcdpc11:
dpcdpc11 Featured By Owner Jan 25, 2017  Professional Interface Designer
mersi de cuvintele frumoase, Alin!
ma bucur ca iti place thema... dar cum de ai revenit la Win 7? ce nu ti-a placut la Win 10?
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:iconskillfx:
SkillFX Featured By Owner Jan 25, 2017  Hobbyist Interface Designer
pai eu ma joc csgo de mult timp si am facut un update la windows 10 si mie se misca destul de ciudat adica mergea ok dar nu era ca inainte si am zis sa merg cu windows 7 si pe win7 facea la fel,ghici ce,aveam placa video dedicata activata in bios si imi scadea cu vreo 250 de fps,nu are logica, ca eu am firul hdmi bagat in placa video si dupa in monitor,acum sa vad cum e cu win7 si poate fac update la win10 si sigur o sa instalez maverik 10
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:icondpcdpc11:
dpcdpc11 Featured By Owner Jan 25, 2017  Professional Interface Designer
Am inteles... Daca faci upgrade la Win 10 sa-mi zici si iti trimit linkul de download pt Maverick 10.
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:iconskillfx:
SkillFX Featured By Owner Jan 26, 2017  Hobbyist Interface Designer
Ms mult
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:icondpcdpc11:
dpcdpc11 Featured By Owner Jan 26, 2017  Professional Interface Designer
Thumbs Up 
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XxXfROSTfIREXxX Featured By Owner Jan 2, 2017
Hello! I see that is a very nice theme. Sadly, I cannot buy it, forgive me for this, but can you send me a link?
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:icondpcdpc11:
dpcdpc11 Featured By Owner Jan 2, 2017  Professional Interface Designer
sure thing my friend.. link sent! enjoy!
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:iconmickmulvey:
mickmulvey Featured By Owner Aug 15, 2016
Super love your work..Awesome!
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:icondpcdpc11:
dpcdpc11 Featured By Owner Aug 15, 2016  Professional Interface Designer
Thank you! I really appreciate your feedback.
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:iconwilexis:
Wilexis Featured By Owner Aug 9, 2016
Hey, id love to try your work on my boring windows 7. Is there anyway i can get a free trial for it? Pretty please 
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:icondpcdpc11:
dpcdpc11 Featured By Owner Aug 9, 2016  Professional Interface Designer
Just click the green download button.. Is that easy. The paid link is there only if you want to support my work.
Enjoy your new Ubuntu style on Windows!
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:iconvalorian2001:
valorian2001 Featured By Owner Jul 29, 2016
Hey, this Unity theme looks really good and I'd like to give it a shot so if you could send a link I'd appreciate it. Thanks!
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:icondpcdpc11:
dpcdpc11 Featured By Owner Jul 29, 2016  Professional Interface Designer
Just click the green download button. I've uploaded the whole archive now.
Enjoy!
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:iconladymarmelade22:
LadyMarmelade22 Featured By Owner Jun 13, 2016
Hey man! Love the theme, Can I get a link?

Is this available in light color aswell??
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:icondpcdpc11:
dpcdpc11 Featured By Owner Jun 14, 2016  Professional Interface Designer
sure thing my friend... check ur notes for the link... unfortunately there's no light color version!
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:icongregoreg123:
Gregoreg123 Featured By Owner Jun 12, 2016
Could I get a download link please?
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:icongregoreg123:
Gregoreg123 Featured By Owner Jun 12, 2016
Hey,

I am new to the whole Windows Ricing area, but really want to try this out. Could you send me the download link?

Thank you.
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:icondpcdpc11:
dpcdpc11 Featured By Owner Jun 13, 2016  Professional Interface Designer
One comment is usually enough! I've sent you the link to your notes. Enjoy!
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:icongregoreg123:
Gregoreg123 Featured By Owner Jun 14, 2016
Actually I got too excited and just bought it instead. It's awesome! Thank you so much for making this. Also sorry about the double comment. I don't use Deviantart and wasn't sure if my comment went through when I didn't see it on the page.
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:icondpcdpc11:
dpcdpc11 Featured By Owner Jun 14, 2016  Professional Interface Designer
Thanks for your support my friend!
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:iconzuzurnc:
ZuzurNC Featured By Owner Jun 10, 2016
Hello,

I find your work and would like to test it.
Do I need any software to install this theme?
I want support your job and I will make but I can't now.
Can I have a link too ?
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:icondpcdpc11:
dpcdpc11 Featured By Owner Jun 10, 2016  Professional Interface Designer
I've sent you a note with the download link... and no, you don't need any software... just follow the instructions in the description above.
Enjoy!
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:iconcubicquant:
cubicquant Featured By Owner Edited Jun 5, 2016
hey, could I have the download link please? Can't buy it :(
Thanks! I'll spread it
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:icondpcdpc11:
dpcdpc11 Featured By Owner Jun 5, 2016  Professional Interface Designer
not a problem... check ur notes for the link.. enjoy!
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:iconcubicquant:
cubicquant Featured By Owner Jun 5, 2016
thank you!!!
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:icondpcdpc11:
dpcdpc11 Featured By Owner Jun 6, 2016  Professional Interface Designer
You're welcome!
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:icondianiatv:
dianiatv Featured By Owner Edited May 31, 2016  Hobbyist Photographer
Hi!! I buy the theme but... how I install the Token icons? Thanks!
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:icondpcdpc11:
dpcdpc11 Featured By Owner May 31, 2016  Professional Interface Designer
Thanks man for supporting my work! The icons don't have to be installed. If you want to use them in the taskbar then google "how to change icons on taksbar". Let me know if you do it.
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:icondianiatv:
dianiatv Featured By Owner Jun 1, 2016  Hobbyist Photographer
Ufff I only find how to change 1 only icon... not all the icons of Win 7.... hahah Sorry, I'm a Linux fan on a Win 7 system...hahah  I don't know how this OS is the most popular instead of Ubuntu....
(sorry for my english)
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:icondpcdpc11:
dpcdpc11 Featured By Owner Jun 1, 2016  Professional Interface Designer
if you want to change the system icons then you can use iPacks... look here: neiio.deviantart.com/gallery/5…
Try some of these iPacks... make sure you follow the install instructions and also create a restore point before installing them.
but these iPack can't change the icons in the taskbar... those icons you have to change one by one... here's a guide: www.howtogeek.com/howto/28847/…
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:iconcopyl3ft:
copyl3ft Featured By Owner May 27, 2016
Hey can you please give me the download link ? I promise to spread it ;)
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:icondpcdpc11:
dpcdpc11 Featured By Owner May 27, 2016  Professional Interface Designer
yep... link sent! enjoy!
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:iconi1allz:
i1allz Featured By Owner May 19, 2016
Looks cool ! Give me a link please !
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:icondpcdpc11:
dpcdpc11 Featured By Owner May 21, 2016  Professional Interface Designer
check ur notes for the link.. enjoy!
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:iconxtr4ce:
xTR4CE Featured By Owner May 17, 2016
Hey dpcdpc11, I wanted to try out this theme for Windows 7. I already bought your version for Windows 8.1 and wanted to ask if you can send me this theme :) 
Thanks <3
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:icondpcdpc11:
dpcdpc11 Featured By Owner May 17, 2016  Professional Interface Designer
sure thing my friend... check ur notes for the link! and thanks for supporting my work!
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:icontiantianzhou:
tiantianzhou Featured By Owner May 15, 2016
Hi.

I really like this, could you please send me this theme?

Thank you very much!
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:icondpcdpc11:
dpcdpc11 Featured By Owner May 17, 2016  Professional Interface Designer
Sure thing my friend. Check your notes for the download link. Enjoy!
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:icontiantianzhou:
tiantianzhou Featured By Owner May 17, 2016
Thank you!
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