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I have a screen that pops up aero is not working. i went online it says it was successful but this box always pops up why?

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Open Personalization by clicking the Start button, clicking Control Panel, clicking Appearance and Personalization, and then clicking Personalization.

Click Window Color and Appearance.
Under Window Color and Appearance, click the color you want, and then click OK.

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If you see the Appearance Settings dialog box instead of the Window Color and Appearance

window, the theme might not be set to Windows Vista, the color scheme might not be set to Windows Aero, or the computer might not meet the minimum hardware requirements for running Windows Aero.

For more information, see Troubleshoot problems with Windows Aero.

Create Menu tab right click in the top of screen (toolbar) you will see a number of toolbar options select the menu bar

This will add to your screen toolbar File Edit View Favorites Tools and Help select the View from the drop down list will be a Zoom with percentages % and text sizes largest to smallest and Full screen option

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Aero Shortcuts for windows 7


<b>[Windows] + [Spacebar] (Aero Peek)</b> Make all open windows transparent to view gadgets and icons on desktop. <br /> <br /> <b>[Windows] + [D] (Aero Peek)</b> Show or hide the desktop. <br /> <br /> <b>[Windows] + [Home] (Aero Shake)</b> Minimize all but selected window. Reverse by clicking the key combination again. <br /> <br /> <b>[Windows] + left arrow OR [Windows] + right arrow (Aero Snap)</b> Dock selected window to the left or right half of your screen. <br /> <br /> <b>[Windows] + up arrow OR [Windows] + down arrow (Aero Snap)</b> Maximized and restores the selected window. <br /> <br /> <b>[Windows] + [SHIFT] + up arrow </b>OR<b> [Windows] + [SHIFT] + down arrow (Aero Snap)</b> Maximizes and restores selected window in vertical dimension only. <br /> <br /> <b>[Windows] + [Tab] (Aero Flip)</b> Launch 3D representation of open windows and click [Tab] key again to flip through them.

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"Aero features are'nt running in window's 7"


Solution: Check that your computer meets the minimum hardware requirements for running Aero:



1-gigahertz (GHz) 32-bit (x86) or 64-bit (x64) processor


1 gigabyte (GB) of random access memory (RAM)


128-megabyte (MB) graphics card


Aero also requires a DirectX 9 class graphics processor that supports a Windows Display Driver Model Driver, Pixel Shader 2.0 in hardware, and 32 bits per pixel.

For best results, you might also want to follow these graphics processor recommendations:



64 MB of graphics memory to support a single monitor with a resolution that is less than 1,310,720 pixels (for example, a 17–inch flat panel LCD monitor that has a 1280 × 1024 resolution)


128 MB of graphics memory to support a single monitor with a resolution from 1,310,720 to 2,304,000 pixels (for example, a 21.1–inch flat panel LCD monitor that has up to a 1600 × 1200 resolution)


256 MB of graphics memory to support a single monitor with a resolution greater than 2,304,000 pixels (for example, a 30–inch wide-screen flat panel LCD monitor that has up to a 2560 × 1600 resolution)


To turn on window frame transparency, the color scheme must first be set to Windows Aero.

1.Open Personalization by clicking the Start button Picture of the Start button, clicking Control Panel, clicking Appearance and Personalization, and then clicking Personalization.


2.Click Window Color and Appearance.


3.Select the Enable transparency check box.

To change the color scheme to Windows Aero

1.Open Appearance Settings by clicking the Start button Picture of the Start button, clicking Control Panel, clicking Appearance and Personalization, clicking Personalization, and then clicking Window Color and Appearance. If the Appearance Settings dialog box is not displayed, at the bottom of the page, click Open classic appearance properties.


2.In the Color scheme list, click Windows Aero, and then click OK.

Check that your theme is an aero theme and not a normal theme. Themes are available in normal and aero and can be confusing. Set your theme as an aero theme and you should get the aero window working.

These steps will help us to have AERO running.

Thank's and Regard's:
Pcs365.8


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Click start control panel display desktop you can select a different desktop from the drop down list
or a browse button where you can select different picturesthis may vary depending on your operating system.
also you can change the settings for more or less pixels or from the drop down list pick the appropriate level of colour range or troubleshoot also select advanced then general dpi
Normal size, Larger size or Custom settings.
always click APPLY after making any changes

windows 7
Open Personalization by clicking the Start button, clicking Control Panel, clicking Appearance and Personalization, and then clicking Personalization.

Click Window Colour and Appearance.
Under Window Colour and Appearance, click the colour you want, and then click OK.

Note
If you see the Appearance Settings dialog box instead of the Window Colour and Appearance


window, the theme might not be set to Windows Vista, the colour scheme might not be set to Windows Aero, or the computer might not meet the minimum hardware requirements for running Windows Aero. For more information, see Troubleshoot problems with Windows Aero.

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Which operating system ? and what type of monitor ?
Click start control panel display desktop you can select a different desktop from the drop down list
or a browse button where you can select different picturesthis may vary depending on your operating system

also you can change the settings for more or less pixels or from the drop down list pick the appropriate level of color range or troubleshoot also select advanced then general dpi normal

size, larger size or custom settings
Always click APPLY after making any changes

windows 7
Open Personalization by clicking the Start button, clicking Control Panel, clicking Appearance and Personalization, and then clicking Personalization.

Click Window Color and Appearance.
Under Window Color and Appearance, click the color you want, and then click OK.

Note
If you see the Appearance Settings dialog box instead of the Window Color and Appearance

window, the theme might not be set to Windows Vista, the color scheme might not be set to Windows Aero, or the computer might not meet the minimum hardware requirements for running Windows Aero.

For more information, see Troubleshoot problems with Windows Aero.

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Always click APPLY after making any changes windows 7 Open Personalization by clicking the Start button, clicking Control Panel, clicking Appearance and Personalization, and then clicking Personalization. Click Window Color and Appearance. Under Window Color and Appearance, click the color you want, and then click OK. Note If you see the Appearance Settings dialog box instead of the Window Color and Appearance window, the theme might not be set to Windows Vista, the color scheme might not be set to Windows Aero, or the computer might not meet the minimum hardware requirements for running Windows Aero. For more information, see Troubleshoot problems with Windows Aero. Create Menu tab right click in the top of screen (toolbar) you will see a number of toolbar options select the menu bar This will add to your screen toolbar File Edit View Favorites Tools and Help select the View from the drop down list will be a Zoom with percentages % and text s largest to smallest and Full screen option

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Click start control panel administration tools computer management device manager scroll to display adapters + to expand you might see a yellow question mark ? or exclamation mark ! or a red x right click select reinstall drivers You might need to upgrade your graphics card drivers. You might have to remove your graphics card to make sure the socket is clean restart your computer the reinstall it this should activate found new hardware wizard if your computer came with a mother board disk the drivers could be on it Click start control panel display desktop you can select a different desktop from the drop down list or a browse button where you can select different pictures this may vary depending on your operating system also you can change the settings for more or less pixels or from the drop down list pick the appropriate level of color range or troubleshoot also select advanced then general dpi normal , larger or custom settings
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