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Windows 7: Simple Personalize Windows question

22 Sep 2016   #1

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
Simple Personalize Windows question

Hi peeps.

right click on desktop > Personalize > windows color

first PC display this >
Simple Personalize Windows question-mine.png

2nd PC seems to have a malfunction

Simple Personalize Windows question-hers.jpg

How do we get PC #2 back to the first pic?

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22 Sep 2016   #2

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Hello AaLF,

Double check to make sure that you have selected an Aero theme.

Window Color and Appearance - Change

Theme - Change or Save
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22 Sep 2016   #3

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1

Did that. that tired old win98 panel (pic #2) still pops up.
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22 Sep 2016   #4

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Odd. In that case, double check the Aero requirements in the red warning box at the top of the tutorial below to see if anything in it may be the cause.

Window Color and Appearance - Change
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22 Sep 2016   #5

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit

You might post the system spec's,
Click Start and type in the search box
system information
Click on the suggestion or hit the enter key

You should land on the system summery page
On the top left go to edit and Select all
Then Edit again and Copy

Open a reply here and right click and Paste.
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23 Sep 2016   #6

Windows 7 Home Premium x64

Download and run 'personalisation aero patch' from softpedia and restart machine after that.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
23 Sep 2016   #7

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1

When I can get on her PC I'll report back. Regarding specs its only 1 yr old. 16 GB RAM 64 bit win7 prof. i7 processor. Plenty of grunt. i
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