Windows 10: Transparency for Start menu in future builds

Discus and support Windows 10: Transparency for Start menu in future builds in Windows 10 News on Windows 10 Forums to solve the problem; [img] Microsoft showed off quite a few new features last week with the Windows 10, but not all of them made their way into the public release that... Discussion in 'Windows 10 News' started by Brink, Jan 26, 2015.

  1. Brink
    Brink New Member

    Read more: Windows 10: Transparency coming to future builds for the Start menu - Neowin
     
    Brink, Jan 26, 2015
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  2. IownAmoneyPit Win User

    I like the new changes, now if M$ let us change the color of Windows explorer with the same dark background & white text in the default themes that would be a bonus.

    I have already tried the high contrast themes but they also affect web pages & my FF speed dial & look hidious IMHO.

    :)
     
    IownAmoneyPit, Jan 26, 2015
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  3. TChampZG Win User
    Transparency function

    Win 10 Pro Insider Build 16215 when transparency is enabled in settings>personalization>colors>transparency effects, start menu is still not showing any transparency!?
     
    TChampZG, Jan 26, 2015
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  4. CTY111 Win User

    Windows 10: Transparency for Start menu in future builds

    Taskbar, titlebar, and start menu design feedback

    After upgrading from Windows 8.1, I have enjoyed Windows 10 version 1511. One of the things I would like to suggest for improvement is the title bar, start menu, and task bar. All of these should have the same transparency, and color.

    I dislike the inconsistency of the look of these three items.

    For example, when transparency in the taskbar, start menu, and action center is enabled, the start menu and action center has a blur, but the task bar is transparent and the title bar does not have any transparency. They should all be transparent or all be
    blurred. And Microsoft Edge doesn't even have the option to have a colored title bar.

    Otherwise, I am enjoying Windows 10 and I am very grateful for the free upgrade.
     
    CTY111, Jan 26, 2015
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  5. paulsalter Win User
    I do like the transparent menu, looks a lot nicer than a solid colour

    We just need a transparent task bar to go with it *Wink
     
    paulsalter, Jan 26, 2015
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  6. LEE
    Lee Win User
    *Ditto
     
  7. Fahadking07 Win User
    *What
     
    Fahadking07, Jan 26, 2015
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  8. gzt7d8 Win User

    Windows 10: Transparency for Start menu in future builds

    I'd love to see a transparent task bar too. Sounds like time for Windows Feedback.
     
    gzt7d8, Jan 26, 2015
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  9. ThrashZone Win User
    *Ditto Thought you didn't like or care for eye candy Lee :/
     
    ThrashZone, Jan 26, 2015
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  10. LEE
    Lee Win User
    *Ditto Thought you didn't like or care for eye candy :/ Not sure I ever said that. . .but with my stroke infested brain I may have. . .I never remember what I said any more. . .*Smile
     
  11. ThrashZone Win User
    Glad your warming up to Microsoft adding more options for users none the less *Smile
     
    ThrashZone, Jan 26, 2015
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  12. Coke Robot Win User
    Now this is transparency I can get behind, not some insignificant window dressing that isn't even 10% of the total UI! *Thumbs
     
    Coke Robot, Jan 26, 2015
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  13. lehnerus2000 Win User

    Windows 10: Transparency for Start menu in future builds

    *Ditto The earlier builds did have a transparent Taskbar.
    IMO, it was horrible.
    I don't like transparency anyway (I have it turned off in W7).

    The Standard Solution applies here, let users turn it on or off.
     
    lehnerus2000, Apr 4, 2018
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