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Windows 7: How do I change highlight color on files

29 Apr 2016   #1
Mariann

Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 
How do I change highlight color on files

Hello,
I'm curious if there is some way to change the highlight color on files in Windows 7? As this
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03 May 2016   #2
Bongo

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Win 7 Pro x64 / Win 10 Pro
 
 

Welcome to the Seven Forums

Are you wanting this for Windows 10? Looking at your image it looks like Windows 10.

If it is for Windows 10 what build are you using(10586/1511)?

Jerry
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09 May 2016   #3
Mariann

Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Bongo View Post
Welcome to the Seven Forums

Are you wanting this for Windows 10? Looking at your image it looks like Windows 10.

If it is for Windows 10 what build are you using(10586/1511)?

Jerry
Hi, Jerry,

I want to have the same color in Windows 7 when i Hover/click over files. Now I'm using 1511 build. I mean like this:




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Can you help me ?
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10 May 2016   #4
Bongo

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It looks the same on 7 and 10 to me.

7
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How do I change highlight color on files-1themes.png

Do you want something darker or what?

Jerry


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11 May 2016   #5
Mariann

Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

Yes, I want darker
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11 May 2016   #6
Bongo

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How is this?
How do I change highlight color on files-themes.png


What do you want do with the arrows? I can do it at the same time.
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This will be a custom theme, look at this post it will show you what you will need to do to get it to work.
How to get rid of the line under the taskbar icons ? - Page 5 - Windows 10 Forums

After I am done making it I will post every thing you need.

Jerry


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17 May 2016   #7
ICIT2LOL

Desk1 7 Home Prem / Desk2 10 Pro / Main lap Asus ROG 10 Pro 2 laptop Toshiba 7 Pro Asus P2520 7 & 10
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Mariann View Post
Yes, I want darker
Yep Mariann mate you might have got quicker answer in the 10 forum I was searching around in 7 didn't think to check the specs
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