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Windows 7: make window explorer transparent like gadget window.

03 May 2012   #1
Pawancurios

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 
make window explorer transparent like gadget window.

hello
i have a problem with my eyes and white things..
for that i installed windowblinds 7.3 it's awesome but expired
i just wanna make my explorer like gadget window(little bit transparent)
any other way to customize my explorer.......-desk.jpg..please help.




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03 May 2012   #2
Arc

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 Bit SP 1
 
 

The stuff full glass by ~phantommenace2020 on deviantART can do it, only for any black or dark theme.

If this app is running and a normal non-black theme is applied, your explorer window will look hazy .
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03 May 2012   #3
Pawancurios

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

it's only work in third party themes,,,
i don't wanna mess with my windows explorer and shell.dll files.
i need safe way.
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03 May 2012   #4
Arc

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 Bit SP 1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Pawancurios View Post
i need safe way.
There is no other way than those two already mentioned in the thread.
  • windowblinds
  • FullGlass.exe with a black theme.
BTW, applying of themes only (not replacing the system files) does not mess anything.
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04 May 2012   #5
Pawancurios

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

anybody know how to change explorer color black without replacing it, in windows 7.
or how to reuse windowblinds.
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04 May 2012   #6
Bongo

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Win 7 Pro x64 / Win 8.1 Pro
 
 

Welcome to the Seven Forums
I have used Glass2k : Chime Softwares with Windows 7 and it will made Explorer transparent.
Jerry
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04 May 2012   #7
Pawancurios

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

i have this. it's just transparent,i want blurry too.
and glass 2k set whole window transparent..
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06 Aug 2012   #8
havenyates

Windows 7 Pro x64
 
 

Is there a way to make the window transparent, but not the icons?
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 make window explorer transparent like gadget window.




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