Today while surfing the net, I encountered a question many times on Google : How to get the Windows 8 UI on Windows 7?
Yes, I have the answer to that, and it is Newgen. Developed by speaker60 and 1000MrCasper and released on the open source project community CodePlex, it aims to bring a Metrofied Start menu to current desktop PCs running Windows Vista or 7.
Here’s the application description :
Newgen is an application that brings the new Metro UI to your desktop. It is a set of live widgets that shows some content from the web and some from your PC.
Newgen supports WPF, HTML5, and HTML widgets.
Support for HTML widgets Launch your favourite apps and webs in one click
Customize as you want
Switch to your opened apps, in just few clicks
Get Windows 8 Metro UI to your desk
Play your videos and music, view your pictures without opening them
Get your tweets, mails and weather reports in front of your eye, just sitting
Provides easy-to-use API for Widget developers
Get updates from us without navigating our sites
After downloading the application, just run it from the Start Menu and done!
You can download this great tool from here.