Windows 10: Start Menu tiles darkening

Discus and support Start Menu tiles darkening in Windows 10 Support to solve the problem; This happens when I click "All Apps" in the Start menu followed by scrolling/clicking. The icons also get pixelated and blurry. The issue seemed to be... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Support' started by pigeon101, Jul 30, 2015.

  1. pigeon101 Win User

    Start Menu tiles darkening


    This happens when I click "All Apps" in the Start menu followed by scrolling/clicking. The icons also get pixelated and blurry. The issue seemed to be related to Intel HD4600 graphic as the issue did not surface when I disabled it and run solely on discrete GPU on my laptop.
    Pic: https://i.imgur.com/I2aAVDX.jpg

    :)
     
    pigeon101, Jul 30, 2015
    #1

  2. MS Edge darken search bar

    I have a little problem with Microsoft edge and the start menu. The search bar or the title bar is too dark. It is impossible to see what I'm writing or read the title bar. For the start menu, the live tile are also darken but I can see the icons. Can
    anyone give me a suggestion how to solve that.
     
    waleededoo, Jul 30, 2015
    #2
  3. Start Menu darkens when I click "All Apps" and scrolls down

    Im also facing this issue.. no solution yet..

    but mine darkens as soon as one of the live tiles changes.. and progresses to darkens step by step
     
    AhmedAbdulRehman, Jul 30, 2015
    #3
  4. Start Menu tiles darkening

    The same is happening to me!! I did not notice it at first as I had been struggling to have windows 10 detect my on board graphics as this was stopping me from installing the latest Nvidia drivers. Once I restarted everything looks fine, but when I open up the start menu and stay there a few seconds, the tiles start to darken en lowering the quality of the icon on each tile. Even the text goes all dark grey making it almost impossible to read.

    Please we need some one to shine some light on this issue and if more people are experiencing it, and if someone has found a fix, please share it.

    THANKS!
     
    GuitarGuy656, Jul 31, 2015
    #4
  5. fracking4oil, Jul 31, 2015
    #5
  6. Yes, I have updated the intel drivers. *Smile

    I have now found a temporary fix (have not restarted yet), I have disabled the intel HD4600 on board graphics, re-enabled it, and now the start menu does not darken or lose icon quality and the text also stayed white and not dark grey. Will keep updated when I restart or shut down the computer.


    UPDATE
    Unfortunately after the restart the problem still persists.*Confused
     
    GuitarGuy656, Jul 31, 2015
    #6
  7. zenkhas Win User
    zenkhas, Aug 1, 2015
    #7
  8. pigeon101 Win User

    Start Menu tiles darkening

    It's quite odd that the issue is gone after I created a temporary account, logging into it, and then going back to the main account. The temporary account may be deleted afterwards. I also did a restart of explorer.exe if that helps..
     
    pigeon101, Apr 4, 2018
    #8
Thema:

Start Menu tiles darkening

Loading...
  1. Start Menu tiles darkening - Similar Threads - Start Menu tiles

  2. What do darkened tiles on the start menu mean?

    in Windows 10 Customization
    What do darkened tiles on the start menu mean?: In the below image you can see part of my Windows 10 start menu, showing the "Your phone" app tile. As you can see the tile is darkened and there is what looks like some kind of progress bar along the bottom. [ATTACH] What does that indicate about the app? This happens...
  3. Program tiles darkened

    in Windows 10 Support
    Program tiles darkened: Using dark mode. (If it was on just one machine I'd let it pass) Latest updates Version 1909 Not certain what this is. Programs not used in a while? [img] 150812
  4. Start Menu Tiles

    in Windows 10 Customization
    Start Menu Tiles: Hi, I really like the original factory start menu view with all of the tiles. I did someting and now when I click start menu I only get cortona to come up. Is there a fix for this? I know it is likely something easy.... Help!...
  5. Start menu weather tile

    in Windows 10 Software and Apps
    Start menu weather tile: My start menu weather tile displayed temps and so forth when this installation of Win 10 was new (about four days ago). I didn't mess with it because I kind of liked it there. But now it is just a turquoise coloured tile...no information at all...and when I click on it it...
  6. START MENUE TILES

    in Windows 10 Customization
    START MENUE TILES: USING THE SAME MICROSOFT ACCOUNT WHY THE START TILES ARE NOT THE SAME ON EACH COMPUTER USING THE SAME MICROSOFT ACCOUNT. https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/all/start-menue-tiles/22d9f2c5-64c5-4b9a-9549-f88a285c37f7
  7. Start menu tiles

    in Windows 10 Customization
    Start menu tiles: Hi Im trying to sort out a problem, recently I noticed that I cant add tiles to the start menu, I cant delete ones already there, I cant move them where I want them to be and that the *context* menu that appears when I right click on the tiles already pinned to the start...
  8. no tiles in the start menu

    in Windows 10 Support
    no tiles in the start menu: [img] I've had this problem for a while and with every build it doesn't get fixed. When I open the start menu the tiles don't appear. Screenshot should say it all. If anyone can tell me what to do to get this problem solved I would appreciate it 8379
  9. Start Menu tiles

    in Windows 10 Support
    Start Menu tiles: I have mistakenly dragged my mail tile/ icon from the Start Menu in W.10 to the desktop. How can I return it to the start menu ? ( drag and drop does not work ) 69326
  10. Start Menu (Remove Tiles)

    in Windows 10 Support
    Start Menu (Remove Tiles): Hey all, I beta tested Windows 10 several months back, previous to the version I tested, if you removed all the pined tiles from the start menu, it would look more like the conventional start menu. However in the few version I tested, even if you unpinned all the tiles,...

Users found this page by searching for:

  1. live tiles darkening