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Windows 7: i would like to disable the glass borders on the desktop when aeropeek


15 Jun 2012   #1

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i would like to disable the glass borders on the desktop when aeropeek

i would like to disable the glass borders showing the place of the windows that are open on the desktop when i hover the aero peek (bottom right corner).

i just dont see the point for that

So let me know if its possible


thanks

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15 Jun 2012   #2

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Have a look at this tutorial Aero Peek - Turn On or Off
Jerry
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15 Jun 2012   #3

Windows 7
 
 

you didnt understand me

i love aero peek and i want to use it i just dont want to see the glass border
iwant to see a ckear desktop when i aero peek
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15 Jun 2012   #4

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7600
 
 

clicking the button bottom right will hide the glass outlines of your open windows , reclicking will show the windows again.
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17 Jun 2012   #5

Windows 7
 
 

thank you guys but you are telling me the obvious
i will try to be More clear


i want
to see my desktop
clear and without the tranperent glass borders that representing the place of the open windows
when hovering the aero peek and not nclicking on it
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17 Jun 2012   #6

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7600
 
 

hhmmm! mite have to be more specific.
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19 Jun 2012   #7

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7600
 
 

ok ive had a couple of days to give this issue some thought,
you have a couple of options,
1- close all your windows before hovering the cursor over the aero peek button, then when you hover over the aero peek button there will be no glass outlines showing.

2- set your windows to maximize, all of the open ones, when you hover the mouse on the aero peek button there will be no glass outlines showing on your desktop.
hope this helps.
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19 Jun 2012   #8

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Win 7 Pro x64 / Win 8.1 Pro
 
 

I can do it by editing the images in the .msstyles
If you are using the default aero theme I can change that for you, using Windows Style Builder and post it here in a zip folder.
If you are using a custom theme you will need to ask the theme maker. It's not cool to change someone else work.
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This will be a custom theme and you will need to do 1 of these 2 ways of Enabling custom themes for it to work.
Enabling Custom Themes - Windows 7
Or
Theme - How to Apply Custom Themes
This does remove the shadows from around Windows Explorer.
If this is something you want me to do I need a name for the theme.
Let me know.
Jerry
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