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    Change Cortana Search Box Text Transparency in Windows 10


    How to: Change Cortana Search Box Text Transparency in Windows 10

    How to Change Cortana Search Box Text Transparency in Windows 10

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    Warning This tutorial will no longer work starting with Windows 10 version 1903.


    Change Cortana Search Box Text Transparency in Windows 10 [​IMG]
    Information Searching in Cortana on your taskbar makes it easier for you to search the web and Windows.

    Starting with Cortana search box text to solid, semi-transparent (default), or fully transparent.

    This tutorial will how you how to change the transparency level of the Cortana search box text for your account in Windows 10.


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    Note The downloadable .bat files below will modify the DWORD value in the registry keys below.

    Code:
    Value DWORD

    0 = Transparent
    30 (decimal) = Semi-transparent
    100 (decimal) = Solid

    You can also manually modify the Value DWORD to a decimal value of 0 to 100 for a custom transparency level.


    EXAMPLE: Solid, semi-transparent, and transparent Cortana search box text

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    Change Cortana Search Box Text Transparency in Windows 10 [​IMG]


    Change Cortana Search Box Text Transparency in Windows 10 [​IMG]




    Here's How:

    1. Do step 2 (solid), step 3 (semi-transparent), step 4 (transparent) below for what you would like to do.


    2. To Change Cortana Search Box Text Transparency to Solid
    NOTE: This is the default setting.
    A) Click/tap on the Download button below to download the BAT file below, and go to step 5 below.

    Solid_Cortana_Search_Box_Text.bat

    Download

    3. To Change Cortana Search Box Text Transparency to Semi-transparent
    A) Click/tap on the Download button below to download the BAT file below, and go to step 5 below.

    Semi-transparent_Cortana_Search_Box_Text.bat

    Download

    4. To Change Cortana Search Box Text Transparency to Transparent
    A) Click/tap on the Download button below to download the BAT file below, and go to step 5 below.

    Transparent_Cortana_Search_Box_Text.bat

    Download
    5. Save the .bat file to your desktop.

    6. Unblock the .bat file.

    7. Run the .bat file.

    8. You will now notice your screen flicker and a command prompt quickly opens and close as explorer is restarted to apply the registry changes.

    9. When finished, you can delete the downloaded .bat file if you like.


    That's it,
    Shawn


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    Brink, Oct 7, 2017
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  2. Brink Win User
    Brink, Oct 26, 2019
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  3. Edwin Win User
    Change Cortana Search Box Text Color in Windows 10


    Good one @Brink! *Thumbs

    I noticed also, if you do 'bold' Menus, it'll take up there.
    Menus Text Size - Change in Windows 10

    (Also: Change Search Box Transparency) *Wink
    (.bat files are real handy!!!) *Wink *Wink


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    Edwin, Oct 26, 2019
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    Change Cortana Search Box Text Transparency in Windows 10

    AndreTen, Oct 26, 2019
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  5. Steve C Win User
    Steve C, Oct 26, 2019
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  6. search box

    Hi,

    Thank you for posting your query on Microsoft Community.

    I appreciate your interest in Windows 10.We sincerely regret for the inconvenience caused.

    I suggest you to follow the below steps and check if are able to find search box.


    • Right click on the task bar.

    • Go to Cortana.

    • Click on show search box.
    Now check if you are able to find search box.

    Please let us know if you need further assistance.

    Thank you.
     
    Divya Murugan, Oct 26, 2019
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