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Windows 7: Turn Aero On/Off Shortcut In Windows 7 Desktop Context Menu

01 Feb 2011   #1

Operating System : Windows 7 Home Premium Edition 6.01.7600 SP1 (x64)
Turn Aero On/Off Shortcut In Windows 7 Desktop Context Menu

hi all
not sure if this method of adding a context menu short-cut for enable/disable aero has been posted i find it handy to use when i run the WEI test i toggle on/off to see performance difference (apologies if so). Please use the links below.

on How To Add Turn Aero On Shortcut In Windows 7/Vista Desktop Context Menu | door2windows

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20 Mar 2011   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x32

oh snap. thats pretty cool. thanks for sharing, this is a neat idea, indeed.
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25 May 2013   #3

Win 7 Home SP1

Sorry for replying to this old thread. But I want to say THANKS!
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19 Jan 2015   #4

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit

i try ed manually adding this and it did not work so i try ed the batch files witch also did not work its annoying because i will be in a full screen game. and it will exit out of it and say something about changing the cooler scheme meanwhile i die in the game anyone have any ideas also just to be clear the context menu is just right clicking on the desktop right ?
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