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Not refreshed Background (Parent) Window while Window Drag

Q: Not refreshed Background (Parent) Window while Window Drag

Hi,
I need to capture video of my Windows 7 screen operation and I found a very disturbing thing
what can be wrong while captureing. When I move a window it's background app does not refreshing but then when the window header is released.

My screenshot to see the problem:
https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/...2015.44.46.png

I tried these options in Windows 7 but nothing could solve.
https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/...2015.47.57.png
Thanks in advance!
Szabolcs

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Issue in IE11:

when parent window had a alert triggered, that makes the child window lose focus and go behind

Scenerio:

There is a button in parent page (domain A) and on click of the button Popup window (Domain B) will open and child window will communicate back to parent window. when parent window had a alert triggered, that makes the child window lose focus and go behind
only in IE11 browser.

IE edge and other browsers we can see the popup window on top of the parent window. 


is there any fix to retain popup window on top of parent window until user closes the popup(child) window.

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Popup is going behind  the parent window in IE11 when focus is on parent window 

steps :

we are working on cross domain communication between parent and popup window .

There is a button in parent page (domain A) and on click of the button Popup window (Domain B) will open and child window will communicate back to parent window after popup window is losing focus and going behind the parent window only in IE11. IE edge and
other browsers we can see the popup window on top of the parent window. This the is expected behaviour

is there any fix to retain popup(child) window on top of parent window until user closes the popup(child) window.

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When you move a pop up window too high the title/tool bar of the child window is hidden by the main window's tool bar/title bar. As a result the child window is stuck and can not be resized or moved back to the original position or any where you can see
the whole window. Though you can scroll the contents and all the window itself is stuck. The child window never gets the focus back. Unless you close the main window you can not get the child window back to its normal position.
Is there any way that you can move the whole window (not just the contents) back to its original location or maximize that inner window only. Any short cut to move the window only results in moving the main window not the child window. 
Thx.

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Hi Champs....

Just want a liitle suggestion and a feedback on my current query, which is as follows: -

A softwatre developed from our vendors on VB, & Access platform, has different Modules.
In each modules, there are some categories, and clicking on them opens a child window.

The size of the child window created in the software is not very comfortable in viewing the details, as the size of the window is prety small, say 2/5 of the parent window.

And, considering the Parent Window size as equivalent to that of the Excel file (maximized view), the view area for the child windows created is very small.

I am not pretty familiar with VB, and hence require a technical help on the same.
I think that the increase in size is possible, through reworking on the Forms.

Please revert with the possible solutions on the same.

Regards,
Divy
 

A:Parent Window & Child Window size

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For the last 4 days I think, I've been getting this very annoying refreshing of my window. I can't really think of a better word to use than that, even though is is probably not correct. Basically, what I am getting is that every now and then, whichever window I have selected will disappear for a split second, showing whatever would be behind it, then appear again, and move the window in the task bar to the end(right). I first started to notice it when playing World of Warcraft, because it would keep whatever button I had pressed down, even if I released it during the split second when it refreshed eg. I would keep running when pressing nothing. However I then noticed it even more when it began to do it when I was playing with photoshop, and even now it is doing it with Firefox open.

When I first thought that it was only related to WoW I repaired it, and removed any addons, however that did nothing. Then when I found out that it was to do with other applications too I did a defrag of my drives, and an anti-virus and spyware scan using ESET Smart Security. However I am still having the same problem, and it is getting rather irritating. I'm running on Windows 7 Pro 64bit if that is on any help.

Has anybody heard of this problem, or know how to fix it? I don't recall changing anything before it started happening, so I am really at a loss as to what to do.
Thanks

A:Current Open Window Getting "Refreshed"

I ran MBAM and it came up with 3 objects for me to remove, so I removed them. However I am still having this problem. Anybody know any other things I can do to try help?

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I have refreshed my laptop then now showing in display windows could not complete the installation.To install windows on this computer, restart the installation.

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I want to be able to have my site setup so that when a user clicks on a link it opens a new window then when a link is clicked in the new window the page loads in the parent window.

Either by using HTML or Javascript.. Can anyone tell me the code how to do this or point me to a site with it?

Thanks in advance.
 

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Hi,
In IE 11, window.parent.postmessage is not working. I am trying to set the access token in iframe sign in and sent it to parent window. Please let me know the solution or any alternative methods.


localStorage.setItem('access_token',arc_access_token);
window.parent.postMessage(arc_access_token,'*');

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Hello,

I'm unable to drag and drop icons from desktop to an open window or open window to open window

what happens is when i hold down the left mouse button to drag an icon from the desktop to an open window

*** the cursor changes to a black circle with a diagonal line going through it (like the no smoking sign symbol)

what is causing this to happen?

thx rob
ps: ONLY copy/cut and paste works now
 

A:unable to drag and drop icons from desktop to an open window or open window to open w

Check this setting. Enable Dragging and Dropping
 

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My website consists of a main page with a frame in it to which the pages load but I need to get one page to load in a parent frame... where to I need to put the target="parent" bit in this code to get it to do that instead of open in the frame??

<!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.01 Transitional//EN">
<html>
<head>
<title>Untitled Document</title>
<script type="text/javascript">
<!--
function delayer(){
document.location = "ijnj0001xxxp.htm"
}
//-->
</script>
<meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=iso-8859-1">
</head>

<body onLoad="setTimeout('delayer()', 5000)" bgcolor="#000000" text="#FFFFFF" link="#FF0000" vlink="#FF0000" alink="#FF0000">
<div align="center">
<table width="575" border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0">
<!--DWLayoutTable-->
<tr>
<td width="700" height="241" valign="top"><p align="center">&nbsp;</p>
<p align="center">&nbsp;</p>
<p align="center">&nbsp;</p>
<p align="center">&nbsp;</p>
<p align="center"><img src="p_grap/ahr062.gif" width="700" height="8"></p></td&g... Read more

A:Help... need redirect page to open in parent window

Try replacing:

document.location = "ijnj0001xxxp.htm"

with:

window.parent.location = "ijnj0001xxxp.htm"
 

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In Windows XP, I used to Ctrl+click the Parent Folder button (folder icon with a green arrow pointing up). There's no such button in Windows 7 and I can't find a way to do it using the keyboard. Is it possible?

Thanks,
Oren

A:Explorer - How to open parent folder in a new window?

The big up arrow icon is gone, but the feature to access the parent folder is not gone
the address bar at the top is the way to reach the parent folder it is a feature in any explorer window.

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Not able do Drag tab to New Window.

How can I fix this?

THANX!

A:IE Tab - Not able do Drag tab to New Window

Hello and welcome to the forums MyronJames,

I assume you're referring to IE9s Drag and Drop Tab capabilities?

Firstly, refer to this tutorial for the basics:-

http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials...drop-tabs.html

Next, try disabling add ons to see if one is causing the issue:-

How do browser add-ons affect my computer?

Finally, if that doesn't work, try resetting IE:-

Reset Internet Explorer settings

Hope that helps!

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When I drag a Window I cant see it, it just kinda disappears with a negative box in the background. I was just wondering why this is, it used to be fine. Did I change a setting? Anyway the pic shows the box when I drag and when I let go the windows snaps to the box.

A:Window Drag Has Gone

Hmm, that's an old option. Check the system control panel, advanced system settings then performance. Look for an item Show window contents while dragging or something like that and make sure it is checked.

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When I click and drag a window, like the calculator, I get an outline while moving. How do I change the setting so the window does not disappear while being moved. This happens both on and off line.
Thanks
Walt

A:Drag a window

Right click My Computer and select Properties

Click the Advanced tab, then click Settings under the Performance section

In the new window that loads scroll down and check the box next to Show window contents while dragging.

Then press ok, and you're done!

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Hi,
  When parent window Minimized, it happen javascript executing and ActiveX control rendering hang.
  I can always reproduce the terrible slow & hang case.

  Test environment below:
  1) Windows 7 x64  + IE8
  2) Windows 7 X64  + IE9
  Test Planing Step by Step:

   Step 1: It executed  window.open command to make child window  in parent window by using javascript code.

   Step 2: I manual control to Minimize
parent window, then switch to child window(include ActiveX Control screen) to operate.

               The tragedy happened, test result below.
               In IE8 browser, javascript executing hang and also ActiveX control rendering freeze. it will slow over 10 times speed.

               In IE9 browser, javascript executing slight hang and also ActiveX control rendering a little freeze. it will slow over 5 times speed.

   Step 3: When Re-maximize
parent window,then switch back child window to operate.
               Hallelujah~~~~~
               It  is magic!
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Dear Experts,
I am facing a problem and would appreciate your help. Below is the description:
I need to open a popup window (http://web2.abc.com/child.aspx)  from my parent window (http://web1.abc.com/parent.aspx )
After opening child window navigate to another site on different domain
(http://www.xyz.com) and return after doing some authentication stuff () to my child page. my child page than check response and form a url string with sone query parameters using variable returned from response. this url is actually belongs to my
parent web. child will close its self and parent will be redirected to the new url.
Parent code ( http://web1.abc.com/parent.aspx ):
function Popup(url) {
var newWindow = window.open(url, 'popup','menubar=no,width=1000,height=700,toolbar=no,scrollbars=yes');
if (window.focus)
newWindow.focus();
return false;
}
<a href="#" onclick="return Popup('http://web2.abc.com/child.aspx')">Open Popup</a>
Child Code (http://web2.abc.com/child.aspx):
string page = System.Configuration.ConfigurationManager.AppSettings["RedirectURl"];
url = page + "type=" + Encrypt(type.ToString()) + "&ID=" + Encrypt(ID.ToString());

ScriptManager.RegisterClientScriptBlock(Page, typeof(Page), "Close", "window.opener.location.replace('" + url + "');window.close();", ... Read more

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I am unable to drag a window from one monitor to the other when the cursor is at the top or bottom of the screen (both monitors are the same size and same resolution). It stops when in one of the hot corners forcing me to have to drag between the two corners. Any way to configure that?

A:Can't drag window from one monitor to other

Sounds like you have the monitors connected in slots 2 and 1 instead of slots 1 and 2. Power off and unplug AC cord, then switch monitor cable connections to GPU.

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When ever I drag a window I don't see it, all I see is a black box. Here's an image:

A:Window Drag is weird?

you need to set it to display content when dragging

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When I'm trying to drag window to move, it doesn't move with all graphics. While dragging a window border appeared. After that when dragging is done, whole window appeared. How can I solve the problem? Please help.

A:Can't drag window with all graphics

If I am right. This might be something to do with computers processor or RAM. Or in other words, your computer is being a bit slow. Now again, I said "if" I am right. That is my speculation though. I hope you figure it out.

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So I am having the weirdest issue. I am building machines via mdt and pixie booting them via wds. I have a standard image and all seems well. The issue is the following.

If I open any window , wether its aim or windows explorer or ie the top bar of the window should be drag able by pressing and holding the mouse button and moving the whole window around. It works except the area of about half a inch from the minimize button on the title bar. It won't even recognize a click there , it's only a half a inch or so directly left of the minimize button. It's really strange.

A:Can't drag a window by the title bar

Change to the classic theme and see if that changes where click/drag works/fails in a title bar.

Can to select multiple files or desktop shortcuts via click/drag?

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Hi, being a heavy duty point and clicker only, I'm pretty useless at techno jargon. I'll try my best to explain though.

Im using a dell inspiron 4150 laptop.
Windows XP home edition.
Version 2002.
Service pack 2.
Intel® Pentium®4.
Mobile CPU 1.70GHz.
1.69 GHz, 384 MB of RAM

I have recently used various spyware scanners. Adaware / Spy Bot search and destroy / registry fix. Also have ran AVG. They seem to have done the trick as my computer is running at normal speed again. My problem now is....

When I drag a window about I'm only dragging the outline of it. That is, the original window remains in place until I release the mouse button, at which point the window then jumps to the new location. How can I make it so that I drag a solid window (ie with all of its contents) again, rather than just the outline. I'm finding it to be a real pain as I'm so familiar to moving windows out of the way to have a quick look underneath, then droping them back there. I havent changed anything intentionally, and can only presume one of the scans I've ran has done this. I was having a problem with slowing down (to a crawl at times), and also it seemed to be double clicking aswell. These problems seem to have gone now though (I hope), apart from the window dragging thing.

I'm sort of hoping theres a check box or something to tick, but have looked around and cant find anything within settings etc. I've googled for hours and cant get anywhere that way eith... Read more

A:Cant Drag A Solid Window?

Right click "My Computer" on the desktop and select "properties".
Click the "Advanced" tab then under "Performance" click the "settings" button.
On the "Visual Effects' tab make sure "show windows contents while dragging" is selected.

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Hi,

I am using Windows XP SP2. For some reason I am unable to drag and drop files on already opened window. Same is the case when I click on a file, drag it and press alt-tab (to switch to other window). I am not sure what is the problem. Please help me out.

Thanks in advance!

-Saurabh
 

A:Drag n Drop on window

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An Oracle Form is launched as a Java Applet in IE11. Ideally the user should not be aware of parent browser window but when the form launches another popup (eg adobe, MS office) window the parent window then comes to the foreground and hides the java applet
window - confusing for the user when they close the adobe or office application window!.  This is with regards to Windows 7.  With IE version 8 this was all worked ok and window behaviour was logical for the user.
Steve Edmeades

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Hello

When I drag a window to a new location, the content of it disappear. It is showed again when I stop the dragging

Strange...

Martin

A:My window disappear while I drag it to a new location

Show Window Contents or Outline While Dragging - Windows 7 Forums

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I can do this in vista, but when moving a folder or picture window & trying to keep it down below the taskbar it wont go below. I don't know what settings exactly to allow this if any.

Please help, Thanks

A:How to Drag & position a window down/below the taskbar?

Hi, have you un ticked "lock the taskbar"? This should work after you do that.

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I'm using IE7
Until recently, I could drag a URL shortcut from my desktop and drop it on an open IE7 tabbed window to go to a new site. Now I get the "blocked" symbl on most windows but not on a new, empty tab.
Anybody know what setting controls this and how it could have gotten changed?
Thanks,
George
 

A:Can't Drag/Drop URL Shortcut to Open IE6 Window

Assuming IE is your default browser I don't know of anything Windows related that would affect it. What new security software have you installed recently?
 

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This is a toughy to explain. I just started a new job and my PC is on XP. One of our applications does this. When I try to drag the window for this ONE application, the window bounces back to the original place...sometimes. Most of the time. My other coworkers are not on XP and they are not having this problem. But like I said, its just this one app.
 

A:trying to drag an open window and it bounces back

What application is it? Do your co-workers use the same application on different operating systems and when they drag the window it doesn't bounce back to the original place?
 

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I'm running Windows 7 Professional x64 on a custom desktop I built recently. The system specifications are in my profile.

Narrow windows are hard to click and drag. For example, take Windows Calculator.

If I click anywhere within "ator" in "Calculator" in the top window border (Window title) the window does not drag. The same thing happens if I open a Notepad window and make it narrow like the calculator. The window will not drag! It appears to have been like this ever since I assembled my desktop PC and installed Windows 7 on it.

This is a rough estimation of the strange "no drag zone" I am experiencing:

In practice, I think the box is a bit taller than what I have drawn, but basically, if I click anywhere inside that box, the window will NOT drag. I actually thought my mouse was defective, but the problem could not be reproduced on my laptop, which has Windows 7 Home Premium.

This may seem like a minor problem, but it's maddening to me.

The only way I can "fix" the problem at the moment is to use the "Windows Classic" theme. Windows 7 Aero and Basic themes both have the problem.

I've been trying search queries in Google for days, but it seems nobody else has seen this problem... ever.

A:[SOLVED] Strange Window Drag Problem

First try

Click on "Start" type in "CMD" (Without quotes). Locate CMD.exe right click on CMD.exe then select "Run As Administrator" Now in the command prompt window type in then hit enter.

Code:
SFC /SCANNOW
This will attempt to check integrity of Windows system file, and replace any missing or corrupted system files.


Also make sure all your system drivers are up to date chipset, video, audio drivers.

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am i going mad or do i spend to much time on the machine ? when i drag a window (half the desktop size) all i have on the mouse while draging is a border of the window nothing inside, until i place it where i want is this normal or am i mad

A:when i drag a browser or explorer window the body of the

Hello Brian,

No, you're not mad. You can set it to show window contents while dragging instead.

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I was moving around my mouse dragging a window around my desktop.My mouse glitched and went crazy(cuz i dont have a mouse pad).The window i was dragging was left outside the desktop where i cant see it!!! I can maximize it by left clicking at the bottom, but when its in normal size its off the screen. Any body know what i can do? Now everytime i start the program it opens up but it goes to the far left out of the screen (resolution). I cant go any further to try to drag it back in because my mouse can,t go outside the resolution area.
 

A:Solved: window is off the screen!I cant drag it back

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I have a really annoying problem. I'm not sure at what point this started happening, but for some reason I cannot drag any file or shortcut from my desktop to any open Explorer window, but I can drag files and shortcuts from any Explorer window to any other Explorer window. All I see is the big "cancel" mouse cursor. I can also copy and paste or cut and paste without a problem. It's probably something in the registry, but I'm not sure I know where to look. Any ideas?

A:Cannot drag a file from desktop to Explorer window...

Hi GliTCH,

Welcome to Vista x64 Forums.

Have you restarted the computer to see if that helps?

If not, then see if running a sfc /scannow command can find and fix any system file error that may be causing this problem.

System Files - SFC Command


If it still will not drag and drop for you, then you can do a System Restore using a restore point dated before the problem started.

System Restore - How to

Hope this helps you,
Shawn

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I'm not talking about aero snap or whatever, I'm talking about dragging window borders to resize them manually.

Normally, dragging a window's border resizes the window "on the fly," showing the new dimensions as I drag the cursor, but suddenly it only shows me the outline. Can someone tell me where the setting for this is?

Thanks.

A:[SOLVED] Window drag-resize in Windows 7

Solved, found it on another site.

Start menu search "advanced system settings," "performance>settings," under visual effects tab, check "show window contents while dragging," in my case it was oddly still checked but unchecking, applying and rechecking worked.

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This one's beating me up. When I boot into XP in normal mode, as soon as I go to scroll a window, either with the wheel mouse or the window's scroll thumb, the system immediately reboots, no warning or preliminaries. Likewise, if I try to drag a window, same thing. I thought it might be a hardware issue, so I've swapped out RAM, to no effect. Also, this does not happen in 98SE (I still have 98 set up on a RAID array I can switch to in CMOS and boot into). I can drag, scroll, hell, drag and wave a window around the screen, no problem. Also, if I F8 into the XP boot menu and select "VGA Mode," no sweat, other than not being able to see two-thirds of my screen; again, I can scroll, drag, etc.

I've downloaded and installed the latest drivers for my video board (ATi Radeon 7200), turned off hardware acceleration, tried different resolutions, all the usual suspects (I think??). I decided to try to repair or reinstall over my current setup, but my original CD setup tells me, "Nope, later version, no can do," because of SP2 being installed. When I tried using the SP2 CD, it did what seemed to me to be an abbreviated installation which did nothing to address the problem.

I'm still not positive this isn't a hardware issue (video board, maybe??) to which XP is sensitive in normal mode and 98 is not. I would go back to square one and reformat/reinstall XP, but the setup program on my CD says it won't run in DOS mode, so I'm faced with reformatting, installing 9... Read more

A:XP: Spontaneous reboot on scroll or drag window

welcome to the forums
a few questions first
is your device manager clean? no yellow marks?
did your system ever work or is this brand new?
please list your system specs
post back

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hey all... i have a Toshiba Tecra laptop with Windows XP. I

I have about 12,000 or so mp3s stored in a series of folders within My Shared Folder. I like to right-click My Shared Folder and do a search on .mp3 so that all the songs appear in the one Search window - regular search, with the dog in the bottom left, not the more advanced Windows Search. From there, my usual order of business is to drag and drop mp3s from that Search window into my Traktor mp3 player - I'm a DJ. 90% of the time this is no problem; I can drag and drop in real time. But ever since about 5pm yesterday afternoon, when I click on an mp3 and try to drag and drop the mp3 into the player, Search freezes and it takes about 20 seconds for the mp3 to show up in the player, which is way too long when you're onstage and you need your song to load instantaneously, as usual.

Note: when I drag and drop mp3s from their actual folder locations, they load instantly. And when I do a search on a small number of mp3s, they also load fine. There's something about all 12,000 mp3s being in one Search window that is overwhelming the system. The thing is, it never overwhelmed the system until now.

I tried System Restore: no change. I tried restarting, letting it sit a while: no change.


Any ideas? I have a gig tonight, and this problem will cripple me.


Thanks in advance.

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I got the second monitor up and running with a desktop. I cannot drag windows to #2 in dual monitor setup.
On a dell 740 with nvidia on board and a dell card with a dvi out.

I have looked at the nvidia software and just don't see where to make the change. Since I can see the desktop I think it is just a software issue but I haven't been able to figure it out.

Thanks for any suggestions!
 

A:Solved: Cannot drag window in dual monitor setup

All you should have to do is go into display settings and click on the second monitor picture that is in there. Under it is a checkbox that says extend the desktop to this monitor. Make sure that is checked.
 

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Does anyone know how and/or if you can change the background color or image of a popup window or any window like the the one in the shot? And how you can change the color of the buttons, 'Yes and No'?

A:Window Background

Hello,

Go to Control Panel> Appearance and Personalization> Personalization> Change window glass colors

You can change the intensity with Color Intensity and for the color of the buttons you can click on "Advanced appearance settings". But I've never messed around with the settings to change the button colors before.

Hope that helped you! :P

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I read the tutorial, and unless I missed it, then it is not there. Link here......
Basically I want to change the color of the background in the window that appears when you click on a folder. And can I do custom Backgrounds for individual folder windows?

A:Changing the background in a window?

Here?

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I have searched and have yet to find an answer to this annoying problem. I would like to know how to change the background of a certain window (see picture). It will not change when I switch themes.

A:Change window background

How did you get it to be that color to begin with? All Windows 7 installations I've ever seen have white backgrounds, not black.

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Hello,

I'm using registered Window 10 and after some updates this window is playing some music at random times without any screen open, in background. I'm just annoyed with this music please tell me how i can off this permanently.

Thank You!
 

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Hi,

I believe that this question has been answered, but I can't seem to find the answer, so here goes:

I need a way to keep a background window in focus while working in the foreground window. Is this possible, either through a program or a tweak.

Thanks.
 

A:Keep background window in focus

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This is a pretty weird problem, and it's more of a frustration than anything, i'm just trying to figure out what is causing it. I don't think it's a virus because it's happened for a long time now, through many formats, re-installs, etc.

Anyway, my issue is this..

Let's say I have 3 full sized windows open and 2 small windows (ie chat windows)

a) E-Mail
b) FF Browser 1
c) FF Browser 2
d) YIM or AIM chat 1
e) YIM or AIM chat 2

If I click (not alt-tab) through from (a) to (b) to © to (b) to © like I would normally do while working and then click on (d), in theory the chat window should pop up with © in the background, however it seems randomly (d) will pop open, but the background window will switch to either (a) or (b), sometimes remaining on © like it should.

Notes:
- There is no pattern to this, and I can't force trigger it.
- It doesn't matter what the background window is. So it's not like a virus that's forcing a specific window open, sometimes e-mail will open, sometimes photoshop, doesn't matter. When it happens, it is usually the 2nd to last window I clicked instead of the last window like it should be.

Any help would be greatly appreciated!

Mod Edit: Changed the smilies back into (b)'s

A:Background Window Changes on click

Hmm no replies yet. Well, it's still happening and I decided to capture it on video to help explain it better. Does anyone else have this problem?

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Hi.
I want to make windows explorer's background glass like strat menu.
e.g. In my computer window, background color is white, it should like glass.
Thank you.

A:Window Explorer Background Glass

Apparently there is only one way to make the explorer background like glass for a white background, that is Stardock Windowblinds.

For a dark/black explorer background, there two programs work good ....
full glass by ~phantommenace2020 on deviantART
Black Glass Enhanced v0.5 by ~curiouso9 on deviantART

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Hi.

When I alt-tab between two windows, the previous window is greyed out but remains in the foreground.

This happens between windows of any program, whether it's Chrome, File Explorer, Firefox, Microsoft Word...

The new window is the active window, but it remains covered by the previous window.

The only way to switch between windows is for me to minimize the first window. Occasionally, alt-tab functions correctly and the previous window is sent to the background, and the new window appears in front of it.

Is there a solution to this?

A:Alt-tab: window greyed out but does not move to background

I would try one of the free Alt Tab enhancement utilities. See if it does the same thing. Maybe you will get lucky and the 3rd party program won't have the bug. There should be many free ones on download sites like www.Softpedia.com www.Snapfiles.com SourceForge - Download, Develop and Publish Free Open Source Software and similar. Just make sure it supports Windows 8 or Ten so that it knows about the Start Screen.

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Is there a way to edit the default theme so it looks like with the Properties - Compatibility - Disable visual themes? Setting the option is a good solution but disabling visual themes for many applications causes problems with them, e.g. with foobar2000. Which gets violated too.

A:Aero + classic window background

I suspect the answer is no as the theme that looks like that is that (if you see what I mean!) W7 automatically shuts down incompatible visual effects in most cases of incompatibility so this shouldn't happen. Do you have the latest releases of the affected applications? Foobar was updated at the end of April and Inkscape has a new (admittedly alpha) version since 1st of June.

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Anyone know how to disable the background update or monitoring? I already disable the Window update at administrative tools and all the update that I know which include antivirus. However, my internet speed still very slow. My internet package comes with slow speed and I could not go into webpage when there is update or programs using my internet connection in background. I can only surf the internet when there is no update in behind. I would appreciate if anyone of you could let me know how to solve this issue. Thanks 

A:How to disable background update in Window 10?

Coolcola, welcome to the forum. Here is a guide that should help you solve your problem. Please click the Thumbs up + button if I have helped you and click Accept as Solution if your problem is solved.

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