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Windows 7: Internet Explorer

19 Aug 2011   #1
MikeyZ

Windows 7
 
 
Internet Explorer

The screen in XP used to have the top blue, etc.
My wife's having a fit abot this...... The window is now Clear across the top and looks nothing like the XP did.

Is there a way I can alter the appearance or top of I.E.?

Mike


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19 Aug 2011   #2
GEWB

Linux (Mint is primary) / XP, Win7 Home / Win7 Pro, Ultimate / Win8.1 / Win10 archived VM
 
 

You can easily make a global change (where all title bars have the same appearance):

  • Open the Control Panel
  • Click on Appearance and Personalization
  • Click on Personalization > Change window glass colors
  • Uncheck Enable transparency
  • Click the Save changes button
(You can also change the color of the bar if you wish.)

Regards,
GEWB
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19 Aug 2011   #3
MikeyZ

Windows 7
 
 

thnx, I'll try that tonight...
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22 Aug 2011   #4
Imperfect1

 
 

Let us know if MikeyZ's suggestion works for you, because if not, there are several other personalization and theme options.
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22 Aug 2011   #5
MikeyZ

Windows 7
 
 
I'll take another suggestion

I will gladly take more suggestions.....
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