Aston shell is a powerful and flexible shell replacement
application. Unlike many competing products, you do not have to have
an expensive powerful computer to run Aston. Combining high speed and
eye-candy it consumes less RAM, than default Windows shell and needs
few processor resources. It is fast and stable, so you can save your
computer's power for other tasks.
Aston fully replaces standard Windows Desktop and adds numerous new
- Nice looking, easily configurable interface;
- Detailed configuration of any element;
- Simple visual configuration;
- Custom skins for all elements;
- Ability to change system colors, icons and cursors;
- Icons of any size and shape, animated and transparent icons;
- Transparency and animation effects;
- Plugins, adding new features to your shell;
- Hotkeys for any actions (launching applications, URLs, minimizing
Besides, Aston contains all elements of default Windows shell:
Desktop, Taskbar, System Tray, Main Menu, etc...
Aston is based on completely original code and it is not a clone of
any other shell. Its code is highly optimized by speed and size.