Three more 4K themes made their appearance in the Microsoft Store. If you are a Windows 10 user, if you might be interested in downloading and installing them. They are really beautiful.
Water Retreat PREMIUM
Find peace in the sanctuary of these 20 premium 4k images, free for Windows 10 Themes.
Whales and Dolphins PREMIUM
Submerge yourself in these 14 premium 4k images of whales and dolphins in this free Windows 10 Theme.
Animal Portraits PREMIUM
Get up close and personal with horses, snakes, apes, and other animals in these 18 premium 4k images, free for Windows 10 Themes.
Don't forget to check out the following 4K themepacks collected from Microsoft Store. They are really great:
If you have plenty of themes installed, and no longer need them, you can delete custom themes installed manually or from the Store, all at once. Check out Remove All Installed Themes At Once in Windows 10.
The *.deskthemepack file format
Starting with Windows 7, Microsoft invented a new theme format - themepack. It was created so all the theme resources would be packed inside a single file and sharing of such themes would be easy. In Windows 8, the file format was revised to deskthemepack, and supported specifying if the window color would be automatically set based on the dominant color of the desktop background. Windows 10 supports both themepack and deskthemepack formats. Technically, themepack and deskthemepack are usually ZIP or CAB archives that contain images, and the corresponding *.theme text file with image names packed into a long text block.
Interested users can directly extract images from such files. This can be useful for Windows 7 users, since the OS doesn't support *.deskthemepack files. The alternative solution for Windows 7 is Deskthemepack Installer, the app that allows to install Windows 10 and Windows 8 themes in Windows 7 with one click.
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