Here is a cool app that will let you change and personalized your Windows Start Menu Orb. This is a great way if you want to get a away from the usual Windows 7 Orb.
Before you do any customization, it is very important that you first create a system restore point. You can do this by typing “System Restore” in your Start menu search, and select “Create a restore point”.
First, download the Windows 7 Start Button Changer and extract it’s contents.
Run the Windows 7 Start Button Changer as administrator. You will see a warning if you don’t run it as administrator.
After running the app it will look like this.
This program will backup your original explorer.exe, change the start button and restart explorer.exe. To go back or restore your original Start Orb just click Restore Original Explorer Backup.