Crusty Windows bootleg
The desktop of BestXP
The desktop of BestXP
Original OSWindows XP SP3
Release dateNovember 29, 2008
Architecture(s)x86 (32-bit)
File size1.0 GiB
Download linkWindows_29november.iso
Date addedAugust 6, 2022
Live CDNo

BestXP (also known as Windows 29 November by its ISO name) is a bootleg Windows XP SP3 edition, which was created by BEST XP. It released on November 29, 2008, to the OSZone and All Best forums, and was added to the archive on August 6, 2022.


The bootleg is a modified Windows XP SP3 ISO which styles the OS with a Vista theme. It adds some themes and updates. It has a new autorun. It is preactivated.

The autorun was made with Advanced CD Launcher.

Changes from Windows XP SP3

Minor changes

  • OEM branding is included, and is applied based on processor

Changes in pre-desktop procedures

  • New setup graphics
  • New Vista boot screen
  • New login graphics

Look and feel

  • New default theme, and wallpaper
  • New icon set
  • 5 new cursor sets
  • 200+ new gadgets
  • New avatar set


  • Adobe Flash Player
  • JRE 1.6.0_10-b33
  • Alky for Windows 1.1
  • Folder Setings
  • HashTab Shell Extension
  • Unlocker

Customization Utilities

  • ResPatch DarkAero
  • Mega Love Face 2.4
    • Adds LClock
    • Adds VistaDriveIcon
    • Adds VisualTaskTips
    • 8 new themes
    • 12 new wallpapers
    • 20+ new avatars
    • 20 new screensavers
    • 9 new cursor sets
    • New sound scheme


  • NVIDIA PhysX
  • Intel AHCI Storage Drivers


  • Microsoft .NET Framework 1.1, 3.5
  • DirectX 9 November 2008
  • MSXML 4.0 SP2
  • Root Certificates