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Q: changing the text color of the taskbar buttons

Hi!

Please tell me you do not know is it possible to change the text color of the taskbar buttons in Windows 7 as follows, namely,
When you select the button (the active window) button text black, and when the inactive window (the button is not selected) color white text.

This was implemented in Windows XP, and it was possible to change the color of active and inactive buttons (Example taskbar_xp.jpeg)

URL: https://1drv.ms/i/s!Akjzbd2kT8labsABzRpCcW6SSSk

But in Windows 7, I can not carry it (You can just simply change the color of the text, regardless of the activity buttons (

Maybe you know the ways of implementation of this task?

P.S. Tell, why should I care. The answer is (example taskbar_seven.jpeg) - The fact that the taskbar white text merges the active button, but the difference on the inactive buttons - good contrast)

URL: https://1drv.ms/i/s!Akjzbd2kT8labPb82lyN-KEOZK4
http://img.xrmb2.net/images/685444.jpeg

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Preferred Solution: changing the text color of the taskbar buttons

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Is it possible to change the color of text on the Taskbar buttons? It is unreadable as black text on a very dark background.

Thanks to various tutorials and threads in TenForums, and the Winaero Tweaker program, I now have all the other UI colors in Windows 10 looking how I want with a customized theme.

A:How to change text color on Taskbar buttons?

Have you figured out how to change the background color on File Explorer from that awful White??

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Is there a way to make the colors that appear on the taskbar buttons during mouse over...stay on always.

A:? make color on taskbar buttons stay on always

I see that people have been looking at your thread, albeit no one has offered to help. That may because there doesn't appear to be a solution. Attempt a Google/Bing search and found nothing; nor was there any information here on the forums tutorial section. Sorry couldn't be more helpful. And, BTW welcome to the "Seven Forums."

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Hi Can anyone help me? when I'm on Ebay and looking on a list of items i would like to check out. i would like to know how to change the colors of the sites you have looked at and the ones you have not. It's hard to tell what item or site I have looked at and which ones I have not.
 

A:changing color text

By default, Internet Explorer will change the color of links that have been clicked on. This behavior applies to all web sites. If you open Internet Explorer and click Tools, Internet Options (Or just Options), you should see a button labeled Colors. If you click that, you can customize what colors the links are before they're clicked on (unvisited) and after (visited).
 

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Does anyone know how to change the color of the text on web pages? A step-by-step guide would be helpful. Thanks!!!
 

A:Changing color of text

You mean you have a website and you want different colors for the fonts?
Or you mean you want to view the websites in whatever browser you use - that you didn't tell us - to have different color fonts? Or what?

sekirt
 

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is it possible to change the color of this from black?
Circled on top:

A:Changing Window Text Color - Is it Possible?

This thread may have some useful info:
Windows 8 Desktop UI - Change Title Text Color?

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I'm just looking to change my XP color scheme from something aside from Blue, Silver or Olive Green. Specifically I would like to change the color of my taskbar.

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has anyone seen this one before on 7000? I change the Windows 7 theme, but the 'color' always stays at custom and no transparency and no color intensity. no matter what i do, the taskbar will stay this gray color and not change to what i change it to when i click 'save changes'

A:Taskbar color not changing

It changes here in 6801. Btw i havnt seen the dave changes button anywhere when i change the theme. i just select it, and it changes.

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I am starting to use mozilla.
I want to try and fix a common pain reading blogs and other personal stuff. Writers sometimes choose page and text colors which bother my eyes.
Is it possible to change them all to plain vanilla white page black type?
Thanks
 

A:changing text and page color mozilla

I use Mozilla Firebird but came across this tip just now that may be of some help to you:

Tip #157 Setting default Colors for Text, Background and Links.

If that doesn't help you may find you answer amongst other tips here.
 

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1 of the kids was on my desktop, and now the text in the boxes in my e-mail are white, and I can't see it. I'm talking about the delete, spam, and cancel boxes. Can anybody tell me how to change it back to black ??

A:changing color of text in email options

What program are you using for e-mail?

Jerry

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No matter what I do, the blue portion will not change color.

A:Majority of Taskbar Not Changing Color

If you are on Home Premium, Enterprise, Professional or Ultimate then you can change it from "Personalize>Windows Color"
Just right click on the desktop and go to Personalize and there you would see "Windows Color" Second option in the bottom.

And if you wish to change it in the theme itself try @ "Taskbar & SystemTray > TaskBand > Aero > TaskBand > Background Bottom "

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Hi, when personalizing I used to get this nice screen...
Now I get just a generic screen...why did this change?

A:Problems changing taskbar color

Check in advanced settings what you are looking for may be there.

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I want to change the taskbar color for the black theme of this VS to be darker: Aeromod 2 by neiio on DeviantArt

Is there any good way to go about doing this?

A:Changing taskbar color msstyle

First, you need to have some experience with graphics and a decent graphics program.

Second, you'll need a program called Windows Style Builder which you can find here: Ave's Windows Style Builder

After installing WSB you'll have to import the msstyles file and export all the graphics associated with the taskbar (there will be quite a few), edit them (or make new ones) then reimport them into WSB

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Hi guys,
If you imagine i got couple programs opened on taskbar, lets say i got two pdf documtns opened if you slide to it the pop up with their names apperaed with the names of files. Unfortunetly if i got more that one opened the text is white and i cant see this text because its white. Ca you tell me where can i change color of it?

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hey, i put windows 7 on this older pc i have. its 32 bit ultimate. the pc has a p4 2.4ghz 512ram and a 128mb radeon 9200 which is dx8 so no aero. since this is my older and secondary pc im not concerned with aero on this cuz i know it will hinder performace. all i want to do is change the window and taskbar default color from the default sky blue. i know it can be changed with using high contrast theme but then that changes everything else. is there anyway with out aero just to change the color?

help will be appreciated thanks

A:Changing the Window & Taskbar Color without aero??

Try this.

When you get to the last screen, click on the parts you want to change in the box, and change the color to what you want.

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Hi guys ;

Is there any solution changing the "basic" (non-aero) taskbar color ?

A:Is there any solution changing the basic taskbar color ?

You can try this ;

How To Change Your Taskbar’s Color In Windows 7 | door2windows

Edit: Sorry, it doesn't work without aero transparency being enabled.

Regards....Mike Connor

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Currently my taskbar's font is uniform with the rest of my theme, however, I'd like to change it to a dark grey so that it doesn't stand out as much.

example
what i currently have

Any idea on how to do so? Also there is a way of renaming the tabs on the taskbar that'd be sweet as well.

I'd also like to make the icon transparent which appears to be harder than just changing the application icon to a transparent one because the icon still shows up for apps like winterfox.

Thanks.
~IE

A:Changing taskbar font color / icons?

IC see my pic you can change the taskbar colour to just about everything and untick transparency. The icons I am not sure about

PS I meant to add could not see your pics so use this for sending pics
Screenshots and Files - Upload and Post in Seven Forums

and / or this
How to Use the Snipping Tool in Vista

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I figure there must be a way, but damned if I can find it. Right now, they're white. I'd like them to be black, painted black.....

Talking desktop mode, of course.

Thanks.

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Alright be kind I'm not exactly a high-tech guy.My computer got infected recently. I brought it to my school's tech department who supposedly removed it. The initial virus was pretty brutal. My computer would pop up with tons of fake antivirus scan programs, and i could not access the systems menu or the task manager. I brought my computer in, they "removed" it. Now a few days later, so unfortunately I can't spell out the steps that were taken. I have some small issues acting up:My volume will occasionally stop working. The volume button on my Lenovo T61P won't work and I cant access the master volume menu. My taskbar will also occasionally turn gray. I have also been getting pop-ups in my firefox for websites that are clearly spyware sites. Little info about my computer security. I use FF with ad block and WOT. I have malwarebytes and symantec endpoint protection. Nothing is found when I scan my computer with either of these. Here's my Hijack this scan report:Here's my Hijack this scan file. Any help would be greatly appreciatedLogfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2Scan saved at 5:20:04 PM, on 7/20/2010Platform: Windows XP SP3 (WinNT 5.01.2600)MSIE: Internet Explorer v8.00 (8.00.6001.18702)Boot mode: NormalRunning processes:C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exeC:\WINDOWS\sys... Read more

A:volume being muted and taskbar changing color

Hello and Welcome to the forums! My name is Gringo and I'll be glad to help you with your computer problems. Somethings to remember while we are working together.Do not run any other tool untill instructed to do so!Please Do not Attach logs or put in code boxes.Tell me about any problems that have occurred during the fix.Tell me of any other symptoms you may be having as these can help also.Do not run anything while running a fix.In the upper right hand corner of the topic you will see a button called Options. If you click on this in the drop-down menu you can choose Track this topic. By doing this and then choosing Immediate E-Mail notification and then clicking on Proceed you will be advised when we respond to your topic and facilitate the cleaning of your machine.We apologize for the delay in responding to your request for help. Here at Bleeping Computer we get overwhelmed at times, and we are trying our best to keep up. Please note that your topic was not intentionally overlooked. Our mission is to help everyone in need, but sometimes it takes just a little longer to get to every request for help. No one is ignored here.In order for me to see the status of the infection I will need a new set of logs to start with.Please print out or make a copy in notpad of any instructions given, as sometimes it is necessary to go offline and you will lose access to them.DeFogger: Please download DeFogger to your desktop.Double click DeFogger to run the tool. The ap... Read more

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Hi

When I highlight text in Word 2010, the background of the highlight becomes white and the text itself becomes dark blue. Is there a way to change it in Regedit (or elsewhere)?

I tried fiddling with colors here, but no luck:

HKEY_CURRENT_USER > Control Panel > Colors
HKEY_CURRENT_USER > Control Panel > Desktop Colors

A:Changing text highlight color in Word2010 using dark theme

This link might help:

Change Text Colors - Microsoft Word

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I turned off the aero and visual effects using the performance options in the control panel (selected 'adjust for best performance') so aero is off. I know there's such a thing called Window Color in the personalize category of the control panel, however it doesn't seem to have a taskbar option?

Is the taskbar named something different or is there another way a PC without aero turned on it can change the taskbar's color?

A:Changing taskbar color with aero/visual effects off

Hello Minosu,

With Aero turned off, you will not have the Windows Color and Appearance window like below available.

Window Color and Appearance - Change



Hope this helps,
Shawn

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Hello everybody,

I recently switched to the Aero Lite theme. I am wondering if there is any way (via registry or anything) that I can change the font color for the taskbar. Currently, I have a brown theme, but the text is black, so it is difficult to read often. I am hoping that changing this color will also change the font color of window titles.

Thank you for the help!

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OS: XP

The system starts fine, after a few minutes the task bar changes to grey, internet explorer menu bar turns black and tabs disappear. System speed slows to a halt and checking Task manager shows svchost.exe eating up the most memory (more than 200,000K)

I have tried AdAware, Norton, spywareS&D, Combofix and MalwareBytes. MalwareBytes and combofix both crash windows in regular or safe mode.

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DDS (Ver_2011-08-26.01) - NTFSx86
Internet Explorer: 8.0.6001.18702
Run by Administrator at 17:08:19 on 2011-09-09
Microsoft Windows XP Professional 5.1.2600.3.1252.1.1033.18.3549.1997 [GMT -4:00]
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AV: Lavasoft Ad-Watch Live! Anti-Virus *Disabled/Updated* {A1C4F2E0-7FDE-4917-AFAE-013EFC3EDE33}
AV: Norton Security Suite *Disabled/Updated* {E10A9785-9598-4754-B552-92431C1C35F8}
FW: Norton Security Suite *Enabled*
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============== Running Processes ===============
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C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe -k DcomLaunch
svchost.exe
C:\Program Files\Windows Defender\MsMpEng.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe -k WudfServiceGroup
svchost.exe
svchost.exe
C:\Program Files\Lavasoft\Ad-Aware\AAWService.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exe
C:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXE
C:\Program Files\comcasttb\ComcastSpywareScan\ComcastAntiSpyService.exe
C:\Program Files\Microsoft Small Business\Business Contact Manager\BcmSqlStartupSvc.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\Fs... Read more

A:Taskbar changing color, no sound device, svchost.exe taking huge chunks of memory

If you are wondering why it shows the AV off, its cause I had run combofix earlier and had not turned it back on when I ran the forum mandated loggers.

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I have this trvia bot (inserts trvia questions into a given chat program) and i have gone throughout the files and have seen where it says "dword" but what i dont see is where they put their "color code" The thing is set to some annoying blue and i cant figure out where to change it. under the file im opening it has a sub-line called "H file" is this a help file telling me how the programmer structured the prog, and im in the wrong place? Below is what im seeing. I dont get it, this may even be the wrong place for this thread. Maybe I need a programmer's help... calling all proggies !

#define BOT_EVENT_ROOM_TEXT 0x0406
// room text
// nickname std::string 0x01
// text std::string 0x02
// attributes BYTE 0x03
// size BYTE 0x04
// color DWORD 0x05
// effects DWORD 0x06
// charset BYTE 0x07
// pitch and family BYTE 0x08
// font name std::string 0x09

Thanks a lot from your newest poster -E-
 

A:Changing "DWORD" text color in a prog

The syntax colouring is done by the specific text editor you use. If you were so kind and actually told us what program you are using, then we might be able to help you.
 

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Hello all,
I am looking to modify the color of a Rainmeter skin that I have made, and want it to change based on the "average" color of the current wallpaper. I was thinking that the solution to this may be along the lines of how the Aero-glass used to work on Win7, or how the "automatic color picker" works now on Win8, where it changes the taskbar color based on the average color represented in your wallpaper.

Any suggestions as to where I might find code to get me started, or if any of you might be willing to help me do this? While this obviously isn't a task of utmost importance, I'm pretty sure we all love making things look the way we want them to.

Thanks in advance,

Sean

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I want to see all task bar buttons and not have them grouped. XP Taskbar menu offers check "Group similar taskbar buttons." I leave this unchecked, then Apply, then OK. XP still groups the similar buttons (e.g., Word doc1, Word doc2, etc.) instead of having these ungrouped. Ideas? Suggestions?
 

A:XP Taskbar fails at NOT Group Similar Taskbar Buttons

Hi arthurk and welcome

Have you also 'locked' the taskbar option? Rightclick on the taskbar and see if there is a tick next to this item. If not, Rightclick again and choose Properties and see if there is a tick next to Taskbar and Group Similar Taskbar Buttons.
 

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So i used IOBit Advanced System Care 5 to tweak some settings and apparently I messed something up lol I have reset them to default but it still does the same I have restarted several times, I haven't tried a system restore yet as that sometimes can cause problems beyond what it's worth, but I am willing to do it if it will help!

As you can see from the picture, when I have a single window open the button in the taskbar is stretched to fill the entire taskbar, if I open 2 they each take up 50% of the task bar and so on. I would like to return to normal sized buttons but I have no idea how to go about that!

Thanks in advanced if anyone can help, and PS I hope this isn't a repeat question I used the search function but the only threads I could seem to find were about stretching the taskbar across multiple monitors which is not what this is abut. so sorry for that if this is a common question

A:Buttons on Taskbar stretch to fill entire Taskbar

Welcome aboard, Charles Darwin Nice name

Advanced System Care 5 makes such a mess is reported earlier, too . First what I am to say you that windows 7 does not need any advanced system care at all . All these programs are not enough able to care windows 7 system. The inbuilt disk cleanup utility and CCleaner is enough for the OS.

Now let us discuss about the fix. If some registry backups are made by Advanced System Care 5 , restore those backups first.

If not fixed yet, follow SFC /SCANNOW Command - System File Checker .

Another idea to fix it may be by applying the System Restore to an earlier date than occurrence of that mess.

If still not fixed, try Taskbar - Change Icon Button Width Size .

At the last point, you can always perform a Repair Install , when no other fixes are working.

Please post back with results

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One surprise in just upgrading from Win 8.1 to 10 is black taskbar and the seeming limit on adjusting colors. It's been a long time since I had to play with it, but with Win 8.1 and back I've had a transparent, semi-clear taskbar, with custom color settings (intensity, hue, saturation and brightness) that let the grey/blue of the bottom of the photo I used for the desktop come through. Is that kind of adjustment completely gone with Win 10? All the colors in Settings seem highly saturated. I came across a website that showed a lot more changes along the lines I am looking for, but its Win 10 settings layout doesn't seem current (Change the Color of Taskbar and Window Border in Windows 10). Thanks,

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For instance, if I highlight a word in a text-entry field, it's a very bright blue. This is also true in Firefox, Thunderbird, Word, OneNote, various fora, etc. but not in Excel.

Prior to installing Windows 10, the highlight in a text-entry field was either pale grey (on dark backgrounds) or darker grey (on light backgrounds), which is what I'd like to have back.

Any ideas?

A:Would like to change the text highlight color in text-entry fields

Are you talking about doing this, but with gray and not red?

Open up Notepadcopy the registry settings in the code box(left click 3 times slowly)Paste into NotePadYou will need to find the RGB values(if the ones I have supplied are not what you want) for the color you want, and change them.Create a registry file by saving(to Desktop or Documents) as TextColor.regDouble click the reg file.Sign out, sign in and your finished.To change the values just right click the file and choose edit, make the changes, save, close and see point #6


Code:
Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00

[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\Colors]
"Hilight"="192 192 192"
"MenuHilight"="192 192 192"
Light Gray RGB=192 192 192
Darker Gray RGB= 105 105 105

Here is the reg file in case you have problems doing it yourself, using light gray: GrayHighlights.zip

Just download. Right click open Properties. Check unblock. Click OK. Extract(unzip) to where ever you want. Double click the Icon. Sign out and back in. Highlight something

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I am try to change the background color and accent color. I used to be able to go to "settings", then ""change PC settings" and it would have an option for "personalization". The only way I found to get to that was search for "accent".

A:Changing background color and accent color

Hello Mallen,

This may be able to help.

Start Screen - Change Background Color and Image

OR

Window Color and Appearance - Change in Windows 8

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Help! I made a nice text that I like, I saved it. Now I want to add more text to the word and I can't get the same color back!! Yikes! It's a nice Gradient color, I see it in the palate thing but it won't let me choose it!! I try to use eyedropper but it didn't help!! Please tell me how to add to a text with the same color and everything!! It's just a Gradient shade, nothing fancy! I try to use the Gradient buttom but don't know how to use it

thanks!

pic is below it's just the t and not the black background.
 

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Hey !


I have a problem with Win 7...

When i move my mouse from the taskbare and to another place. The taskbar text is still showned

Is there a howto on getting this solved, or can i disable it from displaying the text ?

A:Taskbar shows text when the mouse is not on the taskbar

Most likely the application is the one at fault that is causing that to happen.

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It seems as if an Access label control can have a transparent background but that a button cannot. If one changes the button to transparent then the whole button disappears including the text on the label. Is this correct or am I missing something?

What I want is transparent buttons where the text can be seen. The way I thought to do it was to make the button transparent but place it on top of a label with the desired text and a transparent back color. Is this the best way or does someone have a different idea?

Dennis
 

A:Solved: Background Color for Buttons in Access 2003

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Hi everyone,
Sorry to disturb with a petty and stupid problem like this one. Don't know how exactly I managed to do it , but my the buttons for running applications are gone from my taskbar. Can only switch between programs via ALT+TAB, which is not always convenient.
I have start button, quick launch tab, language tab and notification tray in my taskbar all working properly, but the actual buttons for running programs are not displayed. Also the dividing border is missing between the quick launch tab and the area where the buttons for running applications normaly appear (little 'engraved' dots line in Windows XP theme). And the taskbar itself looks like there is another one under it (two edges on top). However, draging it around the screen does not help.
Could you please suggest how to restore the default appearance of the taskbar.
Thank you very much,

Denis

A:taskbar buttons gone

Right click on the Taskbar, click Properties, is the Taskbar locked?

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Is there a way to move the taskbar buttons around? Like to the middle for example. I tried moving my firefox to the right of the taskbar but it shot back to where it previously was.

A:Taskbar Buttons

The taskbar buttons can be rearranged by drag and drop.

to move the entire set to the right, Unlock the taskbar and
drag the Bar to the right. All buttons will be to the right side
of this limiter.

Right click the task bar and click on " Lock the Taskbar "

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Hello! I am running Windows 8.1 and have recently ran into an issue where text is not showing on certain programs and in critical buttons such as:
WebrootFoxit ReaderRevo UninstallerCertain popup messages from the tray

I have a two year old who was possibly playing with my keyboard and mouse, so it's possible a setting may have changed.

HEre's what I've tried:
Updating my graphics driverRight clicking on desktop, going to personalize, and ensuring I'm using a windows theme.Attempted to scan for viruses, but can't really see the necessary buttons on webroot.

I'm at a loss of what to try next.

I have attached some pictures.

A:Text not showing on certain buttons and in some programs.

Graphics driver would have nothing to do that. You can try and go to a System Restore point, before this happened. I suggest from now on, when you walk away. Press Windows Key "L" to lock the workstation. Also Best buy does not have the rights to any of that software like Webroot they installed. Their version sends info about your computer back to their data servers.

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A rather odd problem, and one I can't find the solution for by searching.

I haven't done a disk defrag in oh so many months, but when I go to do one, I find that my disk defrag window has no text in any of the buttons!



I'm not quite sure what could cause this problem. Any thoughts?

A:Disk Defrag buttons have no text

Hello and welcome to TSF

Are you missing any other text in any other windows utilities?

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when i open yahoo mail the size of text written there like u have XXX new msgs or wot ever there wrtten is became bigger in size than normal.
buttons like inbox compose also became bigger menas everything is proportionally became bigger in size while opening certain websites.
like there is no change in www.google.com home page but when i type sumthing and then search the text result is bigger in size than normal abt 50% bigger.

also this forum's text part in bigger while reading posts.
i hve changd any resolituion settings etc.
it aultomatically changd when i start my pc ntoday.
plz help me.
 

A:Solved: text, buttons etc.. became bigger

Try going to "View" in Internet Explorer, then Text Size, and reduce the size of your text.
 

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Hi,

I would like to know if there is a way to change the back and forth green button images and all the other buttons next to it in the navigation bar.

If not, I would like to know if anyone knows where the exact location for these image files are.

Thanks
 

A:Changing navigation buttons

Yes,you can change them using THEMES
But before applying themes you MUST PATCH the UXTHEME.DLL using uxtheme patcher
Search on google fot it.
Windows Blinds WILL Help
 

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I seem to have my taskbar buttons at the large setting, but they would suit me better if they were 50% larger. On my screen they are about 6mm, less than 1/4". I can adjust the desktop icons easily enough. There is plenty of room on the left side of my 27" 2560X1440 monitor for bigger ones.

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Is there a way to put a shortcut on the taskbar that would perform a shutdown when clicked? And another one that would perform a restart?

A:Power Buttons on Taskbar?

Hello, I think this still works in W10

How To Add Windows 8 Shutdown / Restart Shortcuts To Start Screen, Taskbar And Desktop | Redmond Pie

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Why is it that after using my PC for a wale the buttons on the Taskbar will not reponed anymore. To be able to use tham again I have to RESTART my PC each time?

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Hi all

I'm having a problem with my taskbar buttons. They attempt to display the full directory they represent. For example, three of them display "C:\Documents and...." becasue they attempt to display the full directory. It's a new computer and I don't remember my old XP installation doing this. It makes negotiating between windows difficult because it is difficult to see which folder is being represented.

Is it posible to change it so that only the specific folder name is displayed?

Thanks in advance.
 

A:Taskbar buttons problem

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Why is it that some Taskbar buttons combine and some don't? Currently, I have FireFox, IE, Safari, Outlook and Windows Explorer pinned to my Taskbar. When I start Firefox, Outlook or Windows Explorer, the windows group to the program icon on the Taskbar. If I launch IE or Safari, the windows don't group to the program icons but rather open a new button to the right of my 5 program icons. I have a funny feeling that it wasn't always that way. Does anyone know why?? PS. I'm on Ultimate 64bit

A:Some Taskbar buttons not combining

I've noticed this over the past several weeks as well.  For me, it dealt more with programs updating and newer versions changing the pinned programs' shortcuts.  Here's the simple steps I've taken to remedy this (though I'm not aware if this will work between updates):
Open program that isn't combining properly, so it shows uncombined in taskbar.
Unpin original link from taskbar.
Pin newly-opened program from an opened, uncombined program-- do NOT pin from Start Menu or other shortcut.
This happened with Google Chrome, AIM, and iTunes.  All 3 have been updated recently, so that may be the culprit.  Since I've unpinned and re-pinned, everything seems to work as it should.  Appears to be an issue with shortcut handling and the combined buttons.  Just pin from the opened program itself and all is well.

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Is it possible to stop the taskbar buttons from flashing.

I know why this is happening happen but I don't like it nor do I need need it.

Thanks

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A:Taskbar buttons flashing

Hello Aperture.



Have a look at the tutorial at the link below to see if changing the "flash" time will make them easier to deal with for you; be sure to keep us informed.

Taskbar Button Flash - Change Flash Count

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Hello,

I have a problems on TaskBar that when I open a folder or any program it will normally show the buttons at the TaskBar.

ex: [START] [My Documents] [Internet Expl...] < [] [] [] 3:12 PM

The above example is the normal TaskBar sould shown.

But now it's doesn't show anything except the [START] the background running program (MSN Messenger and others) and the clock.

I don't no what cause this problems I tried to search your forums and fixing the Windows with Norton System Work but I still couldn't fix it or solve it.

Only my User Account. The other account work well.
I think there something corrupted like in the reg.

Can you help me to solve this problem?

Thank You!
 

A:Missing TaskBar Buttons

TSG thread you might have a look at.
 

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