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Theme Generator question

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Apr 30, 2008 at 4:34 PM
Kind of new to this stuff, and have a pretty basic, (dumb) question. How do I run the theme generator? I downloaded the Theme Generator Beta Source and ran the solution, but I haven't figured out how to create one yet?

I read through the "How To" section and only saw the version where you have to edit the skins and css, etc.

So, any help would be appreciated.

Apr 30, 2008 at 6:48 PM
I have the same question. I downloaded the Version 1.2 Beta today which is supposed to include Theme Generator, but I do not see any links to initiate this feature. The help link (in learn) is not helpful being in .xps file (whatever it is) and I cannot open it. Help us, the new users to this product. Thanks.
Apr 30, 2008 at 10:03 PM
You must download the binary cod and open the exe file ;)

May 1, 2008 at 3:07 AM
Ah, thanks a bunch. That worked. :)
May 1, 2008 at 11:22 PM
It did not work for me.....sob...I downloaded the binary link, and run themegenerator.exe, ...then, I got the error message as follows.

System.IO.FileNotFoundException was unhandled Message: Could not load file or assembly
'PresentationFramework, Version=, Culture=neutral,
PublicKeyToken=31bf3856ad364e35' or one of its dependencies.
The system cannot find the file specified.

Help me if you can. Thanks, J.
May 3, 2008 at 11:19 PM
Download it again.....
I don't know what else.....sorry
May 6, 2008 at 12:46 PM
Do you install framework 3.5 ?
May 6, 2008 at 4:29 PM
May 8, 2008 at 4:40 PM
I downloaded the generator to one of my computers with framework 3.5 and I was able to run the themegenerator.exe.
So, thanks for this hint. J.
May 8, 2008 at 8:10 PM
You're Welcome ;)
Feb 19, 2010 at 6:52 PM

I want to thank everyone for contributing to this discussion because I am the same as harvdog 13 and am pretty new to this.  This discussion helped me to open Theme Generator and figure it out.