1. Download Resource Hacker from here.
2.Locate EXPLORER.EXE (Make Backup of it) in your Windows directory ( The directory is found in the drive where you have installed youe XP ) to another directory.
3.Start the hex editor i-e resource hacker.
5.Go to “string table” & to “37″ click on 1033.
6.You will see “start” written on the next table.
7.Now just replace the Start letters with any of your choice (up to 5 characters only IMPORTANT).
8.Compile the script & save it (use Save as).
9.Rename this file as any name say hackersthirst.exe
10.copy it in your windows directory.
11.Open registry editor navigate to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon double click “shell".
12.Enter name of your new explorer(hackersthirst )in this case.
13.Restart to see changes.
Note: Remember to make up a back up copy (as i mentioned above) of your registery before making this hack as there is a chance of crashing of your system.
What to do upon crashing of system:
Open the TASK-MANAGER and in new task enter “regedit”
In the resultant window undo the changes which we have made before ( i.e., renaming hackersthirst to explorer again).
Enjoy the cool hack.
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