Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Windowshade/windowblinds for Win7? (rollup/down windows)

20 Dec 2010   #1
Darome

Windows 7 Pro x64
 
 
Windowshade/windowblinds for Win7? (rollup/down windows)

Is there such a program/utility that will work in Windows 7?

I used to use winshade on XP, and there are a number of other ones that will reduce a window to the title bar only when doubleclicked, but I haven't found one for 7 yet.


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
20 Dec 2010   #2
James Colbert

 
 

My System SpecsSystem Spec
20 Dec 2010   #3
Darome

Windows 7 Pro x64
 
 

Are you referring to WindowBlinds, or another one of their utilities?

If it's windowblinds, can I just use this functionality without changing my entire theme?

/edit: I see you're linking directly to windowblinds download.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

20 Dec 2010   #4
Greg S

Windows 7 Professional 32-bit (6.1, Build 7600)
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Darome View Post
Is there such a program/utility that will work in Windows 7?

I used to use winshade on XP, and there are a number of other ones that will reduce a window to the title bar only when doubleclicked, but I haven't found one for 7 yet.
Welcome!
4t Tray Minimizer Free/Pro - Minimize Outlook, Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome and any other applications to the system tray!

WinRoll 2.0

Presently I am using 4t but WinRoll worked as well
My System SpecsSystem Spec
20 Dec 2010   #5
Darome

Windows 7 Pro x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Greg S View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Darome View Post
Is there such a program/utility that will work in Windows 7?

I used to use winshade on XP, and there are a number of other ones that will reduce a window to the title bar only when doubleclicked, but I haven't found one for 7 yet.
Welcome!
4t Tray Minimizer Free/Pro - Minimize Outlook, Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome and any other applications to the system tray!

WinRoll 2.0

Presently I am using 4t but WinRoll worked as well
Thanks for the suggestions. 4t works well with most windows...turns out my main work application doesn't like win7 window utilities tho. When rolling the window up, it throws the entire window into the upper left hand of the screen, almost out of reach for moving or resizing.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
22 Sep 2012   #6
Dinosaurus82

- Not selected -
 
 

Try this one - WindowShade for MS Windows. It works with mine windows
My System SpecsSystem Spec
20 Jun 2014   #7
Brian H

Windows Professional x64
 
 

Winroll worked fine; rt-click on the title bar on any open window toggles window shading. Tiny Assembler utility, written for earlier Windows, but W7 accepts it.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 Windowshade/windowblinds for Win7? (rollup/down windows)




Thread Tools




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
A hidden Patch Tuesday gem: A Windows 7 hotfix rollup
Read more at source: A hidden Patch Tuesday gem: A Windows 7 hotfix rollup | ZDNet (KB2775511) Download link at "Microsoft Update Catalog": Microsoft Update Catalog kb2775511x64 kb2775511x86
News
WindowBlinds...
Juz 1 2 ask,can i use WindowBlinds application.4 info,i already use patcher to enable theme.
Customization
WindowBlinds : Is it worth it
Hey there guys! I was wondering... is WindowBlinds worth it to skin Windows? I don't really want to do it myself and when I tried to do it myself, I had so much problems with permissions that it became a chore just to apply a skin. Do anybody got any problems with it? Is it worth it? Thanks!
Customization
Windows 7 themes without the need of WindowBlinds
I know from my old computer which had Windows XP Home Edition SP 3, that you can install windows shell themes without the need of WindowBlinds. I don't like the program, so is there any possibility in Windows 7 too? You can change the look and colors of the taskbar etc, but I just want new...
Themes and Styles
WindowBlinds? Good or bad?
Has anyone heard of this program? Anything good or bad to say about it?
Software
WindowBlinds Skins Vs. Windows 7 UI
Hey there. I want to know if people out there really like their Windows skins or if they are customizing the look of their PC with WindowBlinds, etc. Are people bored of the same old. maybe trying to get skins that looks like EVEN, Mac OS X. I liked the Vista taskbar and system tray but not in...
Customization


Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 20:53.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App