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Windows 7: Cannot enable desktop composition

21 Jun 2015   #11

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Win 10 Pro x64

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by mitchell65 View Post
To do this go to your first post, click Edit and the put the green tick in the row of smilies and put it in the topic heading!
...Or this nice green solved button,

I went ahead and marked it solved.

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21 Jun 2015   #12

Windows 7 pro 64 bit

ah, got to this too late, thanks derek
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 Cannot enable desktop composition

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