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win2-7 transforms Ubuntu into Windows 7 with scarily accurate results

Win2-7 Pack provides an all-in-one solution for transforming your Ubuntu desktop into one very closely mimicking Windows 7 ” complete with Windows 7-style taskbar!

Although OS skinning is not to everyone’s taste many people enjoy the novelty of doing it ” as can be seen by the popularity of other OS X and Windows transformation packs on gnome-look.org! 

The latest version of the transformation pack, 4.8 Beta, has just been made available so what better time to try it out?

What you get (a lot)

Win2-7 pack weighs in at a relatively hefty 43.39 MB. Why so large? It’s crammed full of extra applications and themes; don’t be under the impression that it is just a GTK theme!

The main element of the pack comprises: -

  • Windows 7 style icon themes
  • Windows 7 style GTK, Metacity & Emerald themes
  • Windows 7 sound theme
  • Wallpapers

Added into this are: -

  • Emesene theme
  • Terminal theme
  • GNOMenu themes
  • Pidgin tweaks
  • OpenOffice splash screen
  • Fonts
  • Emoticons
  • DockBar theme

Download

Download available over @ gnome-look.org

Installation

Extract the downloaded archive somewhere accessible. Enter it and run (double click) the "install.sh" file to install.image