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Windows 7: Help me to Enable Areo Peek

02 Oct 2011   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
Help me to Enable Areo Peek

I don't have Areo Peek check box and I don't have Trancparency Box in Colour dialog box
How can I Active or Create or Enable Aero in My OS (for Start Menu and Too bar)?

OS Name: Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate SP1
OS Version: 6.1.7601

Physical Memory INstalled: 8096 MB
Available physical Memory: 5.81 GB

Device Driver of Graphic Card name: ATi Radeon HD 4600 Series (1024 MB ~ Hyper Memory) (28/7/20121)

Subscore of "Desktop perfomance for Windows Aero" is 5.0

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02 Oct 2011   #2
Solid Snake

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit SP1

If this is what your looking for, these are Taskbar Previews.
They should be already working if your using 7 Ultimate SP1. I would think your Aero Service is disabled.

Simply Right-Click in a clear space on your desktop, select Personalize from the drop down menu, Theme manager will appear. Select and activate an Aero Theme.

This should enable Aero, If it does not work then come back to us. You may need a registry fix.

Windows usually needs a subscore of 2.0 minimum to allow Aero to run, If you have a subscore of 5.0 then we know your card is capable.

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02 Oct 2011   #3

Windows 7 Professional SP1 32-bit

Did you choose one of the preset Aero themes? The basic and high-contrast themes will disable Aero.
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02 Oct 2011   #4
A Guy

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1

Welcome to Seven Forums da49. I think you mean Aero, and not Aero Peek? Try this:

Start> Type aero in search box> Click on Find and fix problems with transparency and other visual effects

Click on next and follow the wizards prompts.

A Guy
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02 Oct 2011   #5
Microsoft MVP

Windows 8.1 Pro with Media Center 64 bit

If you haven't run you WEI score yet, or even if you have, run it again and see what happens. Don't ask me why but running WEI will sometimes enable or restore Aero if it isn't working.
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