Welcome to MacTalk Australia

the largest Australian community for Apple discussions and topics

Join the discussions, Register Now!
Results 1 to 3 of 3
  1. #1

    Default

    Hi,

    Just wondering if there is a way to turn off the brushed metal look of the Finder windows im Panther?

    I prefer the Aqua style windows, or whatever they are called..

  2. #2

    Join Date
    Oct 2004
    Location
    Melbourne
    Posts
    508

    Default

    Other than pressing the button in the top right hand corner, no.

    Though there are a few skinning apps out there I suppose - I haven't tried to remove it but I'm sure you can hack it out somehow.

    Try searching macupdate.com, or perhaps somebody here might have a more specific idea.
    Rev.B 20" Intel iMac: 2.16GHZ, 2GB RAM, 256MB VIDEO, 500GB HDD
    Be aware, be peaceful.

  3. #3

    Default

    Try reskinning your osx using ThemeChanger.

    There are some sites listed there where you can download themes - just make sure you only try to use themes that are designed for your version of osx. Look for a skin called Demetallifizer.

    It doesn't load skins that are in guikit format (used by Unsanity's payware skinniing program). GuiKit2Dlta will convert guikits into ThemeChanger's native dlta format.

    I currently use "Paper& Plastic" on 10.3.9 and people constantly ask me, "What version of OSX is that?"

    I highly recommend ResExcellence for themes and tutorials.

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •