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Published on 10.01.11 by Brent Trahan

Disable the window transparency in Windows 7

Turn the transparent glass affect off in Windows 7’s windows, start menu, and taskbar.

  1. Right-click an empty spot on the desktop and then select Personalize.
  2. Select Window color at the bottom of the Personalization window.

  3. Uncheck Enable transparency and then click the Save changes button.

Hint: You can make the windows less transparent like Windows 8 and Apples’ OS by adjusting the window color saturation.

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