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Create Windows 7 Start Buttons with StartOrbz

StartOrbz is a freeware program that allows you to create Windows 7 Start Buttons. The Start Button or Orb can be changed easily with programs like Windows 7 Start Orb Changer and Windows 7 Start Button Changer. But creating one from scratch is not that easy because there are certain limitations in dimension the Start Button image has to follow.

StartOrbz lets you create and manage your own orb collection. It can also change the Orb but only with buttons created using this program.



  • Perfect alpha bitmaps created.
  • Orbs are resized to the proper dimensions required by explorer.
  • Orb bio info like artist name and orb title are embedded into the images. This cannot be edited making sure all artists to get their credit.
  • Import/Export Orb sets.
  • Rating system. The more you apply an orb, the higher it gets rated. This is not changeable by the user.
  • Category system to let users manage there orbs.

[via The Windows Club]


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