Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.

Windows 7: Can't get Win 7 taskbar back..?

27 Aug 2010   #1

Windows 7 Home Edition 64-bit
Can't get Win 7 taskbar back..?

I JUST scrolled down and seen the ancient themes you can get back to. Unfortunately, I had even restarted and my taskbar everything else is still light blue and not transparent. I'm here and I'm clueless as to just bring it back.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
27 Aug 2010   #2
The Howling Wolves

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit

Try restoring it back to the date it worked.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
27 Aug 2010   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

Hi mistamontiel,

Try to do a System Restore and see if that works.

How to Do a System Restore in Windows 7

You might also want to do a System File Checker (SFC) Scan.

How to Repair Windows 7 System Files with System File Checker
My System SpecsSystem Spec

28 Aug 2010   #4

Windows 7 Home Edition 64-bit

Please remove this thread..

I didn't realize the taskbar is the Aero "theme"..I thought transparency was adjustable however. Sorry..S0LVED.
My System SpecsSystem Spec

 Can't get Win 7 taskbar back..?

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Windows 7 taskbar changed to basic view and won't change back
Hi, I've seen a lot of posts about this issue but unfortunately none of the solutions offered worked for me. I have a Sony VAIO VPC laptop, Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit. Everything was fine until yesterday when I opened my computer and the taskbar now looks like this: when it should look like...
Need to hide taskbar on startup (back by hotkey), 'start button' left
I have a strong wish to remove the windows 7 taskbar from its stratup. But I need that 'start button' left. Also I'd appreciate the opportunity to get it back by some hotkey (Win+W, etc.). I'e tried like 6 different programs but not a single works like I want. 'Taskbar hider' 1.0/1.1/1.2 - doesn't...
How do I get the volume icon back on the taskbar?
Hi there. The icon which controls volume which used to be on the lower left corner of my taskbar has disappeared. When I go into "Customise" then "Turn system icons on and off", I am unable to turn the "Volume" to "On". Any ideas? Sorry if this problem sounds really trivial, just...
Sound & Audio
How to revert some aspects of the Windows 7 Taskbar back to Vista?
Hello, I just recently purchased a new Laptop, which comes with Windows 7. I have been using Windows Vista for about 2 and a half years now, and I'd like to retain as many features of Vista as I can in 7. Mostly with the Taskbar, which I prefer in Vista's style. I'm not clear on the terminology...
How to get clock back on taskbar ?
It was there, over on the far right of the taskbar, together with the date, then somehow I removed it from the task bar, but now want to get it back. How to do that ? Thanks.
Installation & Setup
Help with getting back language bar in taskbar
After some time using W7 i had a need to use my language bar (so i could change my keyboard layout), but as iv looked at The place it shoud be it weirdly dissapeard and wont come back even after a reboot. Can someone post a .reg that can reenable it back? This is my current taskbar picture:
General Discussion

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

© Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 14:16.

Twitter Facebook Google+

Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App