2009-01-16

Sorted! Windows 7 and Office 2003 Color Scheme

Running Windows 7 and Office 2003? Not a big fan of baby blue?

One suggestion was to run the Office apps in Windows 2000 compatibility mode, which switches the color scheme to 2000's old default gray. But Outlook isn't real happy in that mode on Windows 7 (as in it won't start).

You can get the same (or for my money, better) results by checking the Disable Visual Styles button on the Compatibility tab for the exe. Simple, and the app runs as it should.

Now if I could just find that Office 2007 install DVD...

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