Monday, February 25, 2008

Trillian on Vista

I found it odd that when I ran Trillian under Vista, it still looked as if it were running under XP. I would have though that Vista would have applied Aero to all programs. After several attempts, I finally found a Trillian Skin for Vista:

by ~a1 on deviantART

Again, I'm surprised that the application settings override the desktop settings, as my desktop uses the blue theme and this is a black theme. The developer also has a silver theme available.

1 comment:

  1. Trillian has a custom drawing engine that does all of its own drawing. The OS can't override the application in that instance because the application doesn't call the standard OS libraries for GUI elements.