Windows XP El-Maestro 2012 V2

Windows XP El-Maestro 2012 V2
Crusty Windows bootleg
The desktop of Windows XP El-Maestro 2012 V2
The desktop of Windows XP El-Maestro 2012 V2
Original OSWindows XP SP3
Release dateSeptember 1, 2012
AuthorMaestro Medo, Mohamed Rafat
Architecture(s)x86 (32-bit)
File size676.4 MiB
Download linkEl-Maestro.2012.V2-aboange.iso
Date addedJanuary 3, 2023
Live CDNo

Windows XP El-Maestro 2012 V2 is a bootleg Windows XP SP3 ISO, which was created by Maestro Medo and Mohamed Rafat. It released on September 1, 2012, and was added to the archive on January 3, 2023.


The bootleg is a modified Windows XP SP3 ISO. It comes with many new programs, themes and wallpapers, and screensavers. It comes with registry tweaks. It comes with its own autorun, and a WIHU. It is unattended, and preactivated.

The ISO was made using nLite, and the autorun was made with AutoPlay Media Studio.

Changes from Windows XP SP3

Minor changes

  • The text-mode setup OS text is changed
  • OEM branding is included

Changes in pre-desktop procedures

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

Look and feel

  • New default theme, and wallpaper
  • 20 new themes included
  • 60 new wallpapers included
  • New icon set
  • New Windows 7 sound scheme. The startup and shutdown sounds are replaced with chanting
  • 6 new screensavers included
  • 56 new avatars included


  • Kel's CPL 24-in-One Mega Pack!
  • TaskSwitchXP Pro 2.0
  • Unlocker 1.9.0

Customization Utilities

  • DrvSpace (comes with 9 themes)
  • LClock 1.0
  • RocketDock 1.3.1
  • VistaDriveIcon
  • Vista Rainbar 4.3
  • VisualTaskTips 2.1


  • Microsoft Visual C++ Redistributable 2008
  • Internet Explorer 8


  • Adobe Flash Player 11.3 r300
  • CCleaner 3.21.1767
  • Foxit Reader
  • Internet Download Manager 6.11 build 8 (cracked, registered to Maestro Medo)
  • K-Lite Mega Codec Pack 9.0.0
  • Mozilla Firefox 14.0.1
  • PowerISO 4.7 (cracked, registered to Wld-Otiba)
  • Real Alternative 2.0.2 Lite
  • TuneUp Utilities 2012 12.0.2040.8 (cracked, registered to Windows 7)
  • Winamp 5.621 (cracked)
  • WinRAR 4.20 (cracked)
  • Yahoo! Messenger


Bootleg quirks

  • The Command Prompt colors are set to aqua on blue.

CD contents and other info

  • There is a concept CD cover on the CD root.
  • The CD has its own icon.

WINNT.SIF metadata

  • The full name and organization are set to "Mohamed Rafat" and "Maestro Medo" respectively.
  • The computer name is set to "MEDO-PC".
  • The workgroup name is set to "medo".
  • The Internet Explorer homepage is set to "".