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Windows 7: Issue with changing the border of Windows Explorer

29 Oct 2014   #1
Baldor

Windows 7 64bit
 
 
Issue with changing the border of Windows Explorer

Hello,
I've recently started with customizing my own Windows Theme and already encountered an issue i cant solve. I just cant get rid of the round Aero corners, they are always shining through. Already searched tons of Forums, changed every "Top" image i have found in Windows Style Builder, read Guides to solve it by my own but it just will not work.

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My goal is to get sharp transparent corners like they are on the second picture.

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I really hope you can help me with this because it's driving me crazy.
If you need any other details to help me i'll give you them.

PS.: Am sorry for my bad english, it isnt my native tongue.




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31 Oct 2014   #2
Baldor

Windows 7 64bit
 
 

Over 200 views and no feedback?
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31 Oct 2014   #3
Berton

Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit, Windows 8.1 64-bit, Mac OS X 10.10, Linux Mint 17, Windows 10 Pro TP
 
 

Could be there's no feedback because no one else has tried it. Maybe some of the pages Google Search found will help?
https://www.google.com/search?site=&....0.te59SQupOKQ
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