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  1. In computing, skins may be associated with themes as custom graphical appearances (GUIs) that can be applied to certain software and websites in order to suit the different tastes of different users

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    created by user picturefactobot on November 14, 2008
  2. Software which is capable of having a skin applied is referred to as being skinnable, and the process of writing or applying such a skin is known as skinning

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    created by user picturefactobot on November 14, 2008
  3. Applying a skin changes a piece of software's look and feel — some skins merely make the program more aesthetically pleasing, but others can rearrange elements of the interface, potentially making the program easier to use

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    created by user picturefactobot on November 14, 2008
  4. Although often used simply as a synonym for skin, the term theme normally refers to less-complex customisations, such as a set of icons and matching colour scheme for an operating system — notably, this is how the term was used in association w

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    created by user picturefactobot on November 14, 2008
  5. Probably the most popular customised skins are for instant messaging clients and media players, such as Trillian and Winamp, due to the association with fun such programs try to encourage

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