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October 31, 2017 by Island Dog
Fences is one of our most popular desktop apps for Windows! It allows you to sort and organize your icons and folders into customizable “fences” on the desktop. Some of the coolest things about Fences are the customization features you can apply to make your fences look and function how you want them to.

Get Fences here.

In this guide, I'll show you some common customizations and how you can adjust and apply them to your fences.

Adjusting color and...
October 27, 2017 by Island Dog
Halloween is near and it’s always a great time to put a "costume" on your desktop. Whether it's a WindowBlinds skin, animated wallpaper for DeskScapes, a cursor theme for CursorFX, or just some cool Halloween wallpapers, you can find them here at WinCustomize!

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

Bat O Ween for WindowBlinds

Busy Night in Wallpapers

Happy Halloween Animated Wallpaper for DeskScapes

October 20, 2017 by Island Dog
Today we are featuring the Memopad WindowBlinds skin from basj! This is a Master skin that was updated this week with support for Windows 10. If you don't already have this skin, now is a great time to pick it up.

October 19, 2017 by Island Dog
Hungry for some Star Control info? Ars Technica gives you a new taste of what we've got in development! The article features a new dev trailer, exclusive screenshots, and an in-depth interview with our CEO Brad Wardell.

Check it out:
October 17, 2017 by Island Dog
WindowBlinds allows you to change the complete look and feel of Windows by applying skins to the user interface. This popular app includes several great looking skins, plus you can download thousands more on

I wanted to share a few tips for using WindowBlinds, especially for those who are new to it!

Get WindowBlinds for $9.99

Use WindowBlinds with Start10 for a complete customization experience
If you're a Windows 10 user and want the Start menu to...
October 16, 2017 by Island Dog
STEAM DAILY DEAL: Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation is on sale for 66% off. Or, get the base game and all DLC in the Gold Bundle, which is also on sale! Hurry, sale ends Wednesday at 1pm ET.

October 16, 2017 by Island Dog
STEAM DAILY DEAL: Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation is on sale for 66% off. Or, get the base game and all DLC in the Gold Bundle, which is also on sale! Hurry, sale ends Wednesday at 1pm ET.

October 13, 2017 by Island Dog
Are you glad it's Friday? Well I am and to end the week off we have the Kita WindowBlinds skin from retiredmaster to feature this week. This is a minimal skins that's perfect for daily use on your desktop, so be sure to check it out!

October 11, 2017 by Island Dog
Autumn weather might be here for some of you, but for others we’re just not sure when it’ll come. But regardless, you can get that feeling of the season right on your desktop by downloading some wallpapers for your desktop.

We have a great selection of Fall and Autumn wallpapers here on WinCustomize, and you can see all of them here.

Here are a few favorites from around the site!

Fall into Winter

Fall Road

Autumn Wood

Fall Leaves

Autumn Park
October 11, 2017 by Island Dog
Most of us use Windows 10 on our desktops, laptops, and tablet devices these days. Did you know that there are a ton of ways that you can customize Windows 10 to style it how you want and also make it easier to work with? I wanted to create a guide to customizing Windows 10 using Stardock software and the best skins, themes, and wallpapers that you can find on 

Use a custom theme with WindowBlinds
One of our most popular desktop customiz...
September 29, 2017 by Island Dog
I forgot this premiered this week so I fired up the CBS app and gave it a watch. I thought it was good.

Anybody else watch this?
September 29, 2017 by Island Dog
Happy Feature Friday! We had some nice skins come through the galleries over the past week or so and it was a bit tough selecting one to be featured, but today I wanted to feature Flattened by DaveBax for WindowBlinds.

If you like dark skins then you will definitely want to grab this one!

September 27, 2017 by Island Dog
In part 3 of this video series, Stardock CEO Brad Wardell plays against civilizations created by the players.
September 26, 2017 by Island Dog
WinCustomize has a wide variety of skins and themes for nearly every aspect of your Windows operating system. From animated wallpaper for DeskScapes all the way to skins for WindowBlinds, from cursor themes to icon packs, we are the site for finding the best themes to use with your Stardock applications. Since we have a massive amount of available downloads, we've created a guide that explains what software is needed (if any) in order to use these great skins and themes.

I’d also r...
September 22, 2017 by Island Dog
Stardock CEO Brad Wardell has a two-part video series on  Humans vs. Multiverse in Galactic Civilizations III!