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Hey everyone,

I recently installed one of the themes from Deviant Art that was being linked in the "Post your Desktop 2012" thread. Everything about the theme is great, except the top of my program windows are way to transparent! I've tried messing around with every setting that I can think of, but I cannot get the top of the windows borders to be opaque like they used to. If anyone has any guidance or tips, it would be much appreciated as this transparency is driving me NUTS! Below is a pic of what exactly I'm talking about...the portion in red is way too transparent.

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change theme!
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change theme!

I tried. Every single theme does this now. I think it has something to do with one of the registry changes that was made when I installed the new theme, but I'm not sure.
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Link to theme please on DA?
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Link to theme please on DA?

http://browse.deviantart.com/customization/skins/#/d4jybx5
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I tried. Every single theme does this now. I think it has something to do with one of the registry changes that was made when I installed the new theme, but I'm not sure.

Just reinstall windows then. Good to do now and then for many reasons.
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There are 20 or so different flavors of this theme, so I just used the aero style, and I don't see any problem (I'm on Win7 x64). There are other tools and patches that came packed in the download... was your system already patched or what else did you run?
post #8 of 9
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I just figured it out :X I ran the included tool to change the Windows Aero Blur and accidentally disabled it entirely. Thanks for looking into it Gymenii!

@Hydros - thanks for attempting to help, and no offense, but telling someone to reinstall Windows over something like this is not exactly the greatest advice.
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post #9 of 9
Yep, the blur tool gets me all the time biggrin.gif
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