Windows Life XP 2013

Windows Life XP 2013
Crusty Windows bootleg
The desktop of Windows Life XP 2013
The desktop of Windows Life XP 2013
Original OSWindows XP SP3
Release dateJuly 12, 2013
AuthorAbdallah Sherif
Language(s)English, Arabic
Architecture(s)x86 (32-bit)
File size696.5 MiB
Download linklife_xp2013.iso
Date addedEarly 2022
Live CDNo

Windows Life XP 2013 is a bootleg Windows XP SP3 edition, which was created by Abdallah Sherif. It released on July 12, 2013, and was added to the archive in early 2022.


The bootleg is a modified Windows XP SP3 ISO, with DriverPacks version 12.03 integrated. It comes with its own boot selector. Through it, you can access Hiren's BootCD Mini 2010. It comes with many themes and wallpapers, some programs, and plenty of cursors, fonts, icons and screensavers. It comes with registry tweaks. It comes with its own WPI, and autorun.

On the first boot of the OS, you will be presented with a WPI, where you can install the programs you want to. Then, at the end, you will get the option to install extra drivers, with Easy Driverpack.

You can access the WPI after setup, in the autorun, albeit a different version of it. All of the program names are in Arabic.

The ISO was made using nLite, the autorun was made with AutoPlay Media Studio, and the boot selector used was EasyBoot The ISO was touched up with UltraISO 7.6e.

Changes from Windows XP SP3

Minor changes

  • The text-mode setup OS text is changed to "Windows life xp setup by:Abdallah sherif".
  • OEM branding is included, along with Support Information
  • The Run dialog now has a banner
  • New Winver banner

Changes in pre-desktop procedures

  • New setup graphics
  • New boot screen
  • New pre-OOBE graphics
  • New login graphics

Look and feel

  • New default theme, and wallpaper
  • 69 new themes included
  • 36 new wallpapers included
  • New icon set
  • 633 new cursors included
  • New (fake) Vista sound scheme
  • 531 new fonts included. They are all dropped to Program Files\fonts
  • 15 new screensavers included


  • SWF Opener 1.3

Customization Utilities

  • RocketDock 1.3.5 (comes with new icons)
  • Styler (with 46 skins included)
  • UberIcon 1.0.4
  • Visual Task Tips

Software on the CD

  • 7-Zip 9.20
  • Adobe Flash Player 11.1 r102
  • AIMP 3.20
  • Foxit Reader
  • Internet Download Manager 6.16 (cracked, registered to Abdallah sherif)
  • K-Lite Mega Codec Pack
  • Mozilla Firefox 22
  • Nero Micro (cracked, registered to Abdallah sherif of life group)
  • USB Disk Security (cracked)
  • UltraISO Premium Edition
  • WinRAR 5.00 beta 2 (cracked, registered to absba, comes with one theme, WinRAR for deviant)
  • XnView 2.03
  • Yahoo! Messenger


Bootleg quirks

  • Everything is supposed to be installed, but the installer doesn't work.
  • The password for Windows Life XP 2013's installers is fannymagnetlife_life.

CD contents and other info

  • There is a folder on the CD root titled "Covers + Serial". The serial key in the SERIAL.TXT is not identical to the one specified in WINNT.SIF.
  • When you open the CD with AutoPlay, you will be presented with a set of custom links.
  • The CD label is set to "LIFE XP2013".
  • The CD has its own custom icon.

WINNT.SIF metadata

  • The registered owner and organization are set to "Abdallah sherif" and "life group" respectively.
  • The Internet Explorer homepage is set to "".