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Windows 7: Windows color

09 Sep 2009   #11
tdzaleski

Windows 7, Windows 2k, Windows xp
 
 

my video card cant support the areo effects, so i have it on the seven basic


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09 Sep 2009   #12
Antman

 

OK. I just duplicated your result. Basic is not changing color, even though the control does and the dialog box says it will.

Perhaps a reboot is in order - but I do not expect it to work. I will google and bing.

Is classic an option? You will have much more control with it enabled.
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09 Sep 2009   #13
mickey megabyte

ultimate 64 sp1
 
 

some old cards can be hacked to turn aero on.

this link may help if you want to try.
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09 Sep 2009   #14
tdzaleski

Windows 7, Windows 2k, Windows xp
 
 

i have got it to work in classic, but im going to try hacking my cards. i have 3 cards that i can use
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09 Sep 2009   #15
Dark Nova Gamer

Windows 7 Ultimate, OS X 10.7, Ubuntu 11.04
 
 

Taskbar color changing? This should work.

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09 Sep 2009   #16
tdzaleski

Windows 7, Windows 2k, Windows xp
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by mickey megabyte View Post
some old cards can be hacked to turn aero on.

this link may help if you want to try.
ok, im in regedit, im in the dwm folder, is there supposed to be a key called dwm, oh, i think i got it. thanks for the link
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09 Sep 2009   #17
mickey megabyte

ultimate 64 sp1
 
 

try this:

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If the DWM registry key is not found, right click on Windows and then select New -> Key to create new branch and name it as DWM.
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09 Sep 2009   #18
tdzaleski

Windows 7, Windows 2k, Windows xp
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by mickey megabyte View Post
try this:

Quote:
If the DWM registry key is not found, right click on Windows and then select New -> Key to create new branch and name it as DWM.
I found the key, but is there supposed to be a sub-key inside that one
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