Download Windows® 7 Shrek Forever After Theme for Free
Microsoft offered the Shrek Forever After theme to Windows 7 users in 2010. The Shrek theme is a continuation of the exploits of the green ogre and Windows 7 users can still download it for free.
In 2010, Windows 7 provided the fans of the adorable green ogre with a new personalization option. It is called the Shrek theme, which is based on the hit movie 'Shrek Forever After'. You can gain access to the Shrek theme through the Windows Personalization Gallery and it could be downloaded for free. Although there was no formal announcement, everyone guessed that the Shrek theme was the handiwork of Redmond company and Dreamworks together.
The official backgrounds offered by Shrek.com and the wallpapers provided with the Windows 7 Shrek Forever After theme is different. In its description of the Shrek theme, Microsoft wrote, "After challenging a dragon, rescuing a princess, and saving a kingdom, what's an ogre to do? Ogre-ize your desktop with this Shrek theme for Windows 7—and get a sneak peek at Shrek Forever After, coming to theaters in June."
After Avatar, Shrek Forever After is the second film whose Windows 7 theme is offered for free. In the year 2009, the Avatar theme too was available for free through the Windows Personalization Gallery. Then came Shrek's turn to enjoy the limelight. Of course, the Shrek Forever After fever reached its peak with the worldwide release of the film.
Since 2009, Microsoft, with the help of its advertising division, has been trying to help major companies market their brands through various Windows 7 desktop themes.