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Top 7 Windows Themes/Skins That Will Transform The Way You Look At Windows 10

Give a new life to your system 7 Windows Themes/Skins That Will Transform The Way You Look At Windows 10

I don’t know about others, but I do get bored very easily after looking at my desktop’s same theme every day. You need to bring some change in everything of yours; else, your life will soon become colorless. So, coming back to the Windows 10 theme. Every desktop needs to have a new theme, and if you have Windows 10 installed, make the most out of it.

If you know about Windows 10, you must be knowing that the term “Theme” is used a and if its third-party software, we label it as the “Skin.” Basically, a theme makes changes to the interface of the system and offers you something new to experience. The changes come in Windows icons, desktop background, mouse cursor, folder icons, and more. Depending upon the theme, you can bring movie characters, cartoons, cars and everything else, you can think of.

So, if you are among those people who are still living with the default Windows 10 theme, you need to come out and try something new, and for that, I have brought you the best alternatives.

7 Best Windows 10 Themes/Skins

1. Windows 10 Mac Theme: Mac OS X El Capitan

If you are a die-hard fan of Mac, but just can’t afford it, the Mac OS X El Capitan is for you. It will transform your whole system into Mac looking OS. From bringing the Windows tab to the folder icons, you can experience the entire Mac’s interface on your system itself. It is one of my personal pick for Windows 10 theme.

Mac OS X El Capitan

2. Windows 10 Flattastic Theme

Next comes the Flattastic theme. It is an amazing Windows 10 theme software to give a new look to your Windows 10 system. It may look like an average theme design at first, but it will change your Windows 10 desktop into a stylish looking system. Flattastic comes in sixteen versions. The eight versions of Flattastic Light theme and other eight of a Flattastic Dark theme.

 Flattastic Theme

So, it can cater to every kind of people; one who wants a light shaded theme and other, who wants to have a dark color theme on their Windows 10 system.

3. Windows 10 Glass Theme: Aero Glass

The theme code is very much evident in the name of this theme changer. It helps you to apply glass look to windows borders. The Aero Glass theme was first introduced in Windows Vista, and after some refinement, it was released for Windows 7. But due to some technical glitch, it was withdrawn by Microsoft for Windows 8.

 Aero Glass

To enhance the UI experience on Windows 10, the Aero Glass theme blur the background content, and the best part is, you can adjust the amount of transparency as per requirement. The user can further rejig the inactive windows borders color. Also, the Windows 10 border can also be adjusted that too without altering the Windows theme.

4. Windows 10 Start Menu Theme: StartIsBack

You have to confess this fact that the Windows 7 interface was the ultimate one and due to its excellent UI, it is still preferred by people across the globe. But what if, you have switched to Windows 10 or 8? Don’t fret; you can still get that back. All thanks to StartIsBack theme, that can convert Windows 10 into Windows 7 theme.


StartIsBack was released just after the launch of Windows 8 and was named as StartIsBack+. For Windows 10, it is StartIsBack++. The main highlight of this theme is the start menu that gives you the feel of Windows 7. StartIsBack++ for Windows 10 is packed with a new taskbar and design language that can amuse any user.

5. Windows 10 Dark Theme: Diversityx VS

If you are looking for a classic look for your Windows 10 PC, the Diversityx VS is the answer to your query. It is a custom theme that works well in desktop and on laptop, as well. Basically, it carries a dark colored theme that is accompanied by the cool glassy transparent interface.

Diversityx VS

If you are fond of working in low light conditions, the Diversityx VS for Windows 10 will definitely suit your need.

6. Windows 10 Ubuntu Theme: Ubuntu SkinPack

The name of the theme suggests to you all. This theme is for people who have unconditional love for the Ubuntu system and are willing to bring the same on their Windows 10 PC. The Ubuntu SkinPack will transform your Windows 10 PC into the Ubuntu operating system.

Ubuntu SkinPack

For the complete experience, the Windows 10 theme software gives you the freedom of customization of color theme, mouse gestures, and keyboard shortcuts. The theme was first released in 2012, and since then, it is in use. Even the user who has Windows 7 on his system can also use this theme. What makes it unique is the space that it requires to breathe.

7. Windows 10 Borderless Theme: Vanilla

The vanilla theme is yet another fantastic theme design that will make you fall in love with your system. The theme is quite simple and uncomplicated like many others. The background is complemented with a blue sky with clouds. Due to its design, the theme resembles more like a cloud service.

Theme: Vanilla

The theme relies more on a borderless frame that doesn’t include any sides or edges.

The Conclusion

So, these are the themes that you can apply on your Windows 10 PC. They will not only offer you a better look, but your user interface will also become more user-friendly. The theme like ‘Mac OS X El Capitan’ can even fulfill your dream of Mac OS.

One more thing to remember is matching the background with that of your Windows’ accent colors. It will blend the theme in an absolute way. You can make it a default option by toggling in the Settings.

Do try any of the themes and let me know the difference.

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