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Windows 7: Option to change window color is no longer there?

16 May 2010   #1

Windows 7
Option to change window color is no longer there?

Just wondering what happened..
Last week there was an option to change the window color in the control panel.
I am not talking about the option from the "themes" control panel-there was separate option under the main personalization subheading. What happened? Did MS take it away?

My System SpecsSystem Spec
16 May 2010   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64/x86 Windows 7 Pro x64/x86 Windows 7 Home Premium x64/x86's still there. I found it right away. If you remember the last time you saw it use windows restore to try and roll back and possibly restore it.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
16 May 2010   #3

Windows 7

I am only getting two restore points.
Is there a command I can type in to get to it?
My System SpecsSystem Spec

16 May 2010   #4


System Restore
that's will show you how to restore..

hope can help!
My System SpecsSystem Spec
17 May 2010   #5

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Hello Pittguy,

Are you still using a Aero theme?

If not, then you will not have the Change window glass colors option after you click on Appearance and Personalization in the Control Panel (category view) until you are using a Aero theme.

Hope this helps,
My System SpecsSystem Spec
18 May 2010   #6


If you are using a Basic theme, you will need to revert to your original Aero theme, or a custom theme which uses aero
My System SpecsSystem Spec

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