Transform Windows 7 into Windows 8 Using “Windows 8 UX Pack 4.0”

UPDATE: New version 4.0 released which comes with some fixes and new UI updates to match Windows 8 Consumer Preview interface.

We have posted many Windows 8 themes for Windows 7 users which bring Windows 8 Metro UI to Windows 7. You can find them in our "Themes and Wallpapers" section.

We have also posted a detailed tutorial which helps you in making Windows 7 look-like Windows 8:

Transform Windows 7 into Windows 8 (vNext) without using Customization Pack

Today we are going to share a new Windows 8 transformation pack for Windows 7 users.

"Windows 8 UX Pack" is a new transformation pack created by our friend "windowsx" @ DA which provides Windows 8 user interface in Windows 7 without modifying system files.

Features List:

  • Instantly dress up Windows 7 to upcoming Windows 8 in one minute
  • Seamless installation and uninstallation giving user's confidence and security in system
  • Easily configurable in single click with intelligence Metro UI design
  • UxStyle memory patching
  • Windows 8 Aero, Aero Lite or Metro theme
  • Instant Developer Preview, M3 and Metro wallpaper/logon screen customization
  • UserTile with current user auto-configured on login
  • Metro UI desktop emulation with pre-configured gadgets
  • Aero's auto-colorization feature

You can run this program again to re-configure or uninstall.

You can download it using following link:

Download Link

NOTE: Remember to create a System Restore point first before installing the skin pack so that you can restore default files and settings in case you face any problem. Also check following tutorial if you want to uninstall this transformation pack in future:

How to Remove or Uninstall 3rd Party Transformation Packs in Windows?

PS: If you are a Windows XP user, check out following:

Transform Windows XP into Windows 8 Using "Windows 8 M3 Starter Kit"

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  • Some people are saying windows 8 ux pack is malware. I need to know for sure if this is true or not. I dont want to risk it.

  • VG

    ^^ No. Its absolutely safe.

  • does it support 64-bit system for Windows 7?

  • VG

    ^^ Yes.

  • After reboot, all applications that I pinned on Newgen simply disappeared and reverted to default applications and widgets. Is this a bug or something?

  • Is it possible to uninstall this?

  • VG

    ^^ You should create a system restore point before installing the pack and whenever you want to restore default Windows look, just restore your system to that restore point.

  • does it support 1024x600 screen resolution (notebook)?

  • VG

    ^^ I think screen resolution should not matter and it should work.

  • how to system create restore point?
    after installation of the windows 8 ux, if i want to install any other software means which windows have to select

  • I been looking into videos,asking question,on the whole system restore,and my question is Do I do create a sysmet restore,befor I install the UXpatcher???or do I download the UXpatcher???,Then create a restore point ??,then install the UXpatcher and run it???and do I run this as administrater??? The UXpatcher???second question is!,Do I first download all necessary themes and what else is needed,to change theme,bar,ECT,ECT.???after the download,then create a restore point???,after that do I start the installing of themes,ECT???or befor I do all that do I create restore point,then download,themes,and everything else needed???i hope this does not confuse you???one more question!!!,Is downloading one thing,and installing another???this I ask,for the purpose of the restore point.Again hope you understand what I'm trying to say???This being my first time doing all this?with little experiacne of a computer...

  • VG

    ^^ You can download the stuff and then create System Restore point. Just keep one thing in mind! System Restore point should be created before patching your system using UXPatcher and before installing themes.

  • how to create System Restore point

  • VG

    ^^ Check following:

  • Does it affect my programs in windows 7?

  • VG

    ^^ No.

  • its working for 1024x600 screen resolution (notebook) but not all the icon not showing because of the screen resolution .. can make for 1024x600 screen resolution (notebook) sir .. tnx in advance

  • Does it change for all users?

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