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Windows 7: can i change the color of the start bar ? in w7 basic

04 May 2012   #1
drugo

windows 7 ultimate 64bit
 
 
can i change the color of the start bar ? in w7 basic

Hi

i tried windows 7 basic , in short i disabled the aero skin (i was able to change the color to black)

now can i change the color of the bar? for example black?


thanks
cheers


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04 May 2012   #2
event3horizon

Windows 7 Pro 64 bit SP1
 
 

I've tried to do this but there's no simple way, which is real stupid of microsoft. You'll have to do some hacks, there is a tutorial on the web i believe.

Edit: Found a link here, not worth the hassle IMO. NO WAY to change taskbar color
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04 May 2012   #3
drugo

windows 7 ultimate 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by event3horizon View Post
I've tried to do this but there's no simple way, which is real stupid of microsoft. You'll have to do some hacks, there is a tutorial on the web i believe.

Edit: Found a link here, not worth the hassle IMO. NO WAY to change taskbar color
thanks
pretty nice un easy

cheers
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