Windows 8.1 Aero Edition

Windows 8.1 Aero Edition
Crusty Windows bootleg
The desktop of Windows 8.1 Aero Edition
Original OSWindows 8.1 Embedded Industry Pro
Release date2022
AuthorModMaker89 of TeamOS
Country of OriginCanada
Architecture(s)x86 (64-bit)
File size4.15 GB
Download linkWindows 8.1 Aero Edition X64.iso
Date addedDecember 18th, 2022

Windows 8.1 Aero Edition is a bootleg Windows 8.1 Embedded Industry Pro edition created for TeamOS by ModMaker89, which was released in 2022 and added to the archive on December 18th, 2022.


The bootleg is a modified Windows 8.1 Embedded Industry Pro ISO. It's themed after Windows 7's Aero, as the name suggests.

Changes from Windows 8.1

  • The setup has been changed to have a Vista-like wallpaper
  • The setup graphic has been changed to have an all-transparent Aero window
  • OOBE is completely skipped
  • New Aero theme added
  • New sidebar has been added
  • A new start menu is present, but the system shows the Start screen whenever you log in.


  • AIMP
  • Firefox
  • ImgBurn
  • Internet Download Manager
  • Notepad++
  • 7-Zip
  • 8GadgetPack
  • StartIsBack
  • CPU-Z
  • GPU-Z
  • Microsoft Visual C# 2010
  • Classic Task Manager
  • Windows 7 Games