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Windows 7: Windows 7 display looks "strange"

27 Oct 2011   #1
boss123

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
Windows 7 display looks "strange"

Hi. I just got rid of a nasty virus and now my Windows 7 is looking real weird.

I took a print screen: http://img832.imageshack.us/img832/4889/unledtos.png

How do I get it to look like it did in its default setting? When it looks like this is there something wrong? Please help. Thanks in advance.


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27 Oct 2011   #2
Corazon

Windows 7 Professional SP1 32-bit
 
 

It seems Windows Aero was disabled, which makes the look of the UI revert to XP style.

You should be able to re-enable Aero by selecting an Aero theme under Control Panel -> Personalization.
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27 Oct 2011   #3
boss123

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Thank you so much. Now how do I get my taskbar items to look like this?

Pic: http://res2.windows.microsoft.com/re...ccfe6dea_0.jpg

Like right now if I open a few firefox windows, it's spread all out across the taskbar. I want it like before where it just had the Firefox logo with all the windows showing in small boxes when I put the mouse over it.

Basically, is there a way to just restore everything back to default like how it looked when I first got the computer? Because I notice font sizes and everything changed as well.
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27 Oct 2011   #4
suman6792

Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit
 
 

try tuneup utility trail. it has a windows theme option, this can repair your theme files.
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27 Oct 2011   #5
IownAmoneyPit

Windows 7 Pro x 2/Windows 10 Home/10 Pro//Windows 10 Insider Preview ?
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by boss123 View Post
Thank you so much. Now how do I get my taskbar items to look like this?

Pic: http://res2.windows.microsoft.com/re...ccfe6dea_0.jpg

Like right now if I open a few firefox windows, it's spread all out across the taskbar. I want it like before where it just had the Firefox logo with all the windows showing in small boxes when I put the mouse over it.

Basically, is there a way to just restore everything back to default like how it looked when I first got the computer? Because I notice font sizes and everything changed as well.
Hello Boss123, right click anywhere on a blank space of the taskbar then under the taskbar buttons area select the "always combine, hide labels" option from the drop down menu.

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28 Oct 2011   #6
suman6792

Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit
 
 

first right click on the taskbar then goto properties ,unmark "use small icons", and last part is- select the first option from "taskbar button"

now apply and ok

thats all
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