XTremeCD v3.8

XTremeCD v3.8
Crusty Windows bootleg
The desktop of XTremeCD v3.8
The desktop of XTremeCD v3.8
Original OSWindows XP SP2
Release dateMarch 2, 2008
Architecture(s)x86 (32-bit)
File size700.0 MiB
Download linkXTreme_CD_v3.8.ISO
Date addedAugust 6, 2022
Live CDNo

XTremeCD v3.8 is a Windows XP SP2 based distribution created as part of the XTremeCD series, by XTreme.ws. It released on March 2, 2008, and was added to the archive on August 6, 2022.


The bootleg is a modified Windows XP SP2 ISO, with DriverPacks integrated.

It styles the OS with a Windows Vista theme, and it adds many programs, themes and wallpapers, icons, cursors, many DLL runtimes and updates. It comes with its own autorun, and WPI. The OS automatically applies OEM branding depending on what processor you are using.

It comes with a boot selector integrated. Through it, you can access utilities like Acronis Disk Director Suite 10 (in Russian), Volkov Commander 5.0 and Memtest 86-3.3. You can even boot into KolibriOS with it!

It is unattended, and preactivated. The ISO was made using nLite, the autorun was made with AutoPlay Menu Builder, and the boot selector used was Bootable CD Wizard v1.50Z.

Changes from Windows XP SP2

Minor changes

  • ESET NOD32 has had its update servers changed.
  • A list of commands you can use has been added to the Run prompt.
  • OEM branding is included

Changes in pre-desktop procedures

  • New setup graphics
  • New Windows Vista boot screen
  • New pre-OOBE graphics
  • New login wallpaper

Look and feel

  • New default theme and wallpaper. The "Windows XP" theme has had its wallpaper changed
  • 7 new themes included
  • 5 new wallpapers included. All of the default wallpapers have been replaced
  • 5 new screensavers included
  • New sound scheme based on the Samsung Windows XP theme. The shutdown sound seems to be the same as the startup sound.
  • New cursor set. All of the cursors have been replaced
  • All of the Windows Vista profile pictures are present. Both the default user picture and the Guest picture are replaced


  • Adobe Flash Player 9.0 r115
  • Java 6 Update 6

Customization Utilities

  • VistaDriveIcon


  • Microsoft .NET Framework 1.1
  • DirectX 10 - June 2007
  • DLL Runtimes
  • MSXML 4.0, 6.0
  • Root Certificates Update
  • SCSI Pass Through Direct

Software on the CD

  • 7-Zip 4.57
  • AusLogics Disk Defrag 1.4
  • AIMP 2.10
  • CabTools
  • CachemanXP (cracked)
  • CCleaner 2.05
  • CPU-Z 1.44
  • Download Master v5.5.3.1131
  • DAEMON Tools Lite 4.11
  • ESET NOD32 Antivirus 3.0.621 (russified, cracked)
  • Everest Ultimate 4.2.0
  • FastStone Image Viewer 3.5
  • FileMenu Tools 5.3.1
  • Foxit Reader 2.2 Build 2129 (cracked, registered to EXPLOSiON)
  • KillCopy v2.85
  • K-Lite Codec Pack Full 3.80
  • KMPlayer v2.9.3.1428
  • LouderIt v2.0 beta2
  • Maxthon (in Russian)
  • Mozilla Firefox
  • Nero (in Russian, cracked, registered to XTreme)
  • Notepad2 2.0.18
  • Opera 9.26
  • Paint.NET 3.22
  • PROWiSe 1.8.0
  • Punto Switcher 2.95
  • QIP
  • Recuva
  • RegCleaner
  • StatBar 2.406
  • The Bat! v4.0.14 (cracked, registered to МВД Украины)
  • ToolTipFixer 1.0.1
  • Total Commander 7.02a (cracked, registered to Digital Illusions CE AB)
  • UltraISO (cracked, registered to Matthew Loukes1)
  • Unlocker 1.8.5
  • uTorrent 1.7.7
  • Uninstall Tool 2.3.1
  • Winamp 5.52 Pro (cracked, registered to XTreme)
  • WinSnap 2.1.0
  • WinRAR 3.71 (in Russian, cracked, registered to Dmitry Inko of inko.net.ru)
  • XP Tweaker 1.53
  • Your Uninstaller! PRO 2008 v6.1.1236 (cracked, registered to BRD)

Customization Utilities

  • LClock 1.6b
  • Windows Sidebar (emulated, comes with 6 gadgets)
  • Vetton Wallpapers v1.58


  • Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 (in Russian)


Bootleg quirks

  • Windows Sidebar doesn't show any gadgets by default.
  • You can select different "configurations" in the WPI.

CD contents and other info

  • Many product keys are listed in a text file on the CD root.
  • The CD has its own icon.