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Windows 7: Changing Titlebar/Top Toolbar in Windows 7

26 Mar 2015   #1
gohan2091

Windows 7 x64 Home Premium
 
 
Changing Titlebar/Top Toolbar in Windows 7

Hi,

I am using the Windows 7 Aero theme that comes with Windows 7. I have in the personalisation menu, changed the colour to black and made it darker (using the brightness slider in colour mixer). This is all great but some areas are a blue gradient. I've attached a cropped screenshot below and drew a red box around the area I want to turn black and darker. Any ideas?




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07 Apr 2015   #2
D3LL

 
 

Hi,

Check out this tutorial on Microsoft's website. Should help you I believe: Change colors on your computer
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13 Apr 2015   #3
gohan2091

Windows 7 x64 Home Premium
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by D3LL View Post
Hi,

Check out this tutorial on Microsoft's website. Should help you I believe: Change colors on your computer
This doesn't do what I ask unfortunately. What item in the item box would I need to change? I've changed lots of items and it doesn't do what I'm looking for.
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14 Apr 2015   #4
GeorgeilotS

Windows 7 x64 Pro, Windows 8.1 x64 Pro, Windows 10 TP 10041
 
 

I think maybe this might be able to help you out? Maybe get you a bit further to your goal atleast? Maybe some where in regedit you may see a setting for the color? Anyways, maybe I'm wrong, but I hope this some how helps you out.
Windows Explorer Toolbar Buttons - Customize
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14 Apr 2015   #5
gohan2091

Windows 7 x64 Home Premium
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by GeorgeilotS View Post
I think maybe this might be able to help you out? Maybe get you a bit further to your goal atleast? Maybe some where in regedit you may see a setting for the color? Anyways, maybe I'm wrong, but I hope this some how helps you out.
Windows Explorer Toolbar Buttons - Customize
I don't think that helps either. I ran a page search for "color" and "colour" and no results show up. I think I will have to leave it as it is. I am hoping Windows 10 is more customisable.
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