Throttle Launcher Windows Phone 7 theme
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Throttle Launcher Windows Phone 7 theme

Posted by techhackz-admin Tuesday, May 4, 2010


Throttle Launcher Windows Phone 7 themeFireslave @ XDA released recently a Windows Phone 7 theme for ThrottleLauncher 1.0 which mimics really well the Metro theme created by Microsoft. The Windows Phone 7 Suite 1.5 is now quite usable, features live tiles and is designed for all Windows Mobile devices running ThrottleLauncher.

You can follow these instructions to install this Windows Phone 7 theme on your Windows Mobile device:

  1. Download and install ThrottleLauncher 1.0.1 @ http://www.throttlelauncher.com/portal/Products/ThrottleLauncher/windowsmobilethrottlelauncher101
  2. Download the Windows Phone 7 theme zip file @ http://www.1800pocketpc.com/2010/04/13/version-1-5-windows-phone-7-suite-for-throttlelauncher.html
  3. Extract everything from the zip file using WinZip, 7Zip or Winrar.
  4. Copy the WindowsPhone7 directory to \Program Files\ThrottleLauncher\Setups\ on your device
  5. Open up the Start menu and launch ThrottleConfig
  6. Under Themes, select Windows7
  7. Go back to the Start menu and start Throttle Launcher

Here is a list of most of its features (from http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=662034)

- Compatible for all resolutions!!
- Scrollable home page
- Animated real contacts on homepage
- Animated pictures tile with different thumbs from selected folder
- Animated Me tile
- You can choose your own photo for the animation
- Animated contacts name for People page
- People page
- Games page
- Music Page
- Pictures page
- You can choose a Xbox live Avatar
- Six colors for the tiles(Blue,Orange,Red,Green,Dark Blue,Yellow)
- You can use original wm taskbar
- Original Windows Phone 7 footer
- Battery indicator(Thxs to HDOwner for the graphics)
- Little clock
- You can add your favorites apps on home page

Take a look at this nice theme (in an earlier version) in the following video:

You can follow the XDA thread @ http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=662034.

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