Deviantart user Jaycee13 has created a Windows 8 theme for Windows 7 users called as Windows Metro IM Theme.

The theme is currently available for 32 bit version of Windows 7.

The theme will convert the current Windows Aero theme looks in to Windows 8 Metro UI style design.

How to install the Theme

  • In the Packages folder, open the “Uxtheme Patch” folder.
  • Right click on “UniversalThemePatcher-x86″ and Run it as Administrator.
  • Click on all 3 buttons with the name Patch from the Top to Bottom.
  • Restart your computer.
  • In the “Theme” Folder, Select “Windows Metro IM” and “Windows Metro IM.theme”.
  • Copy both files in C:/Windows/Resources/Themes.
  • Double Click to the “Windows Metro IM” file and you’re now have the Windows Metro IM theme on your computer.

Download the Windows Metro IM Theme

About the Author

Onuora Amobi is the Founder and VP of Digital Marketing at Learn About The Web Inc. Onuora has more than a decade of information security, project management and management consulting experience. He has specialized in the management and deployment of large scale ERP client/server systems.

In addition to being a former Microsoft MVP and the founder and editor of, he is the CEO of a Pasadena based online marketing education startup - Learn About The Web Inc. ( and The Redmond Cloud (

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  • Dayattdymee

    mantap gan

  • DjLevel9

    Windows 8 Metro IM Theme for Windows 7×64  do you have It or Do i have to use the 32bit for My HP Laptop?

  • Babufakruddin12

    I am using Windows7 64bit can i use this

  • M. Qasim @ Win 8 Mods

    just installed that theme. Its awesome