Recent Articles In WinCustomize News
June 9, 2017 by Jafo on Jafo's Ramblings
Now....let's see if I got this right....[it's been a little while].

Long ago, in a Galaxy far, far away [March, 2001], was created.

Slowly, evolving out of the Primordial Swamp there came Users.

With the relentless March of Time there were Promotions.

This is but the latest of them.

Congratulations, one and all....



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June 22, 2017 by Island Dog on ID's place to speak
 Customize your PC just the way you like it for less than $10*
with Fences and Start10!Place files anywhere on your desktop and access them easily with Fences. Set up a Start menu experience
that matches your style with a Windows 7 or new sleek modern design with Start10.
Combine the two and conquer your desktop clutter in a style that's unique to your needs.  Reg. $9.99   Now $7.49
Automatically organize your desktop shortcuts and icons with Fences.

Create sh...
May 9, 2017 by Island Dog on ID's place to speak
Customize the task bar, window frames and control buttons!
WindowBlinds enables users to customize desktop interface themes called skins to personalize the look and feel of their desktop.New in v10.62:Fix for interaction bug with Avast Antivirus (and possible other applications)Fix for [Alt-Tab] not being visibleTweak for Chrome titlebar when switching from fullscreen YouTube back to maximized windowFix for menubar text blank in FirefoxExcluded Telegram DesktopTweak to Chrome and IE max window ...
March 3, 2017 by Island Dog on ID's place to speak
We’ve had a bunch of new and updated WindowBlinds skins submitted over the past few weeks. Since we have started a new month, lets take a look back and feature some of these fantastic skins.

You can see all the latest WindowBlinds skins here:

Pinpoint by DaveBax


True Classic by codewar65


Blue Sapphire by don5318


Black Sails by LightStar
January 11, 2017 by Island Dog on ID's place to speak
We have released Start10 v1.53 today with various fixes and improvements.


Misc bug fixesPrevent "Desktop" menu item from having menu options (with Fences)Allow remote desktop shutdown options (with registry key)Start10 v1.53 can be downloaded from your Stardock account here.
January 11, 2017 by Island Dog on ID's place to speak
There are beta releases available for both WindowBlinds 10.51 and SkinStudio 10.1 today.

WindowBlinds update includes:

Fix for Hyper-VFix for Systray Anniversary editionWin7 fix caused my DPI changesFix for part of config turning black over timeSkinStudio update includes:

Support for the new modern app titlebar buttons (back and menu)
 Please note that this beta has not been tested with Insider build 15002 and will likely cause issues.

Current WindowBlinds 10 users and Object D...
December 9, 2016 by Island Dog on ID's place to speak
The holiday season is here, and aside from decorating your home and Christmas tree, your desktop deserves the same type of attention. There are lots of ways to decorate your desktop for the Christmas season, but today we’ll focus on one of the favorites…..animated wallpapers!

To get animated wallpapers, also called Dreams, on your desktop you will need to use Stardock’s DeskScapes.

Get DeskScapes here. 

Once you have DeskScapes, then check out some of the holiday...

If you're noticing a big speed boost, it's not your imagination.  We have upgraded a big chunk of WinCustomize's infrastructure.

October 28, 2016 by Island Dog on ID's place to speak
Stardock's CEO Brad Wardell takes us through the history of Object Desktop and gives us a glimpse of what we can expect in 2017 with our popular suite of desktop enhancements.

 Check out the article here...

October 21, 2016 by Island Dog on ID's place to speak
Halloween is approaching soon and it’s always a fun time to find some skins to put on your desktop. We have quite the variety here at WinCustomize with wallpapers, WindowBlinds skin, animated wallpapers, cursor themes for CursorFX, and more.

Here’s some favorites and take a look here for many more.

September 29, 2016 by Island Dog on ID's place to speak
Recently I showed you some of the best Autumn wallpapers you can find for your desktop on WinCustomize. This time we’ll take a look at some favorite animated wallpapers for Autumn. You can put these beautiful wallpapers on your Windows desktop using DeskScapes.

You can find out more about DeskScapes here.


Autumn forest stream

 Autumn Sunsetlake

 Autumn Orange


Fall leaves


Autumn Preview
September 21, 2016 by Island Dog on ID's place to speak
Fences v3.03 beta is available today for current customers and Object Desktop members.

Update includes:

Updates /startup robustness & reliabilityR-clicking anywhere on Titlebar opens the menuResolves issue where icons covered by other fences on general-desktop (not in fence) could still be clickedDisables "escape" button from triggering autohideFixes bug where rollup/rolldown timer can get stuck, breaking rollup for a specific fence until rebootResolves issue where if Fence has too man...
September 16, 2016 by Island Dog on ID's place to speak
The Autumn season officially begins soon, so it’s also a good time to get your desktops ready for the seasonal changes. We have lots of great skins for the season, but today we’ll start with some favorite wallpapers to get you started.

You can see more Autumn wallpapers here:


Autumn Wood


The Autumn Tree


Autumn walk


Doc’s Autumn Pond

September 15, 2016 by Island Dog on ID's place to speak
The WindowBlinds v10.4.6 beta is now available for current Object Desktop members and current WindowBlinds customers.

Update includes:

Supports blurred window frames, menus, and the start menu (with Start10 installed). (Anniversary edition and higher)Modern skin has a blurred pre-set sub-styleThe beta can be downloaded from your Stardock account at
September 14, 2016 by Island Dog on ID's place to speak
We have released the v1.52 beta for Start10 today with various fixes.


Fixes issue with Win10 Anniversary Update, slow response and pausingFixes locked files when uninstalling FencesFixes Start menu placement on monitors with different DPI settingsKnown issue - WindowFX Start menu animations disabled with Start10 themes other than Modern and Default (WFX update will address).

The beta can be downloaded from your Stardock account here.