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new classic shell version

  1. #1


    Harrisonburg, Va.
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    Windows 8.1.1 Pro with Media Center

    new classic shell version


    The latest version has the option to make the Taskbar opaque.

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  2. #2


    Posts : 474
    Win 8 (64) : Win 7 (64) : Vista (64) : Android JB 4.2 : iOS 6


    Quote Originally Posted by medab1 View Post
    The latest version has the option to make the Taskbar opaque.
    is it the 3.6.7 version? how to update classic shell?
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  3. #3


    USA, Idaho
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    Win 8, (VM win7, XP, Vista)


    Test that earlier today, and it worked fine, albeit AGTweaker is the one for me. . .. Thanks for the news.
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  4. #4


    Harrisonburg, Va.
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    Windows 8.1.1 Pro with Media Center

    opaque taskbar


    Quote Originally Posted by fourthofjuly View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by medab1 View Post
    The latest version has the option to make the Taskbar opaque.
    is it the 3.6.7 version? how to update classic shell?
    How to update---

    Welcome to Classic Shell

    It started in 3.6.6---

    Click image for larger version

    It is in the latest version too:


    Click image for larger version
    Last edited by David Bailey; 15 Apr 2013 at 02:11. Reason: added new version picture
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  5. #5


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    Win 8 (64) : Win 7 (64) : Vista (64) : Android JB 4.2 : iOS 6


    Quote Originally Posted by medab1 View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by fourthofjuly View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by medab1 View Post
    The latest version has the option to make the Taskbar opaque.
    is it the 3.6.7 version? how to update classic shell?
    How to update---

    Welcome to Classic Shell

    It started in 3.6.6---

    Click image for larger version

    It is in the latest version too:


    Click image for larger version
    Thank you for this!
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  6. #6


    Harrisonburg, Va.
    Posts : 10,488
    Windows 8.1.1 Pro with Media Center


    Quote Originally Posted by fourthofjuly View Post

    is it the 3.6.7 version? how to update classic shell?

    How to update---

    Welcome to Classic Shell

    It started in 3.6.6---


    It is in the latest version too:


    Thank you for this!
    You are welcome.
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  7. #7


    Orbiting the Moon
    Posts : 2,975
    Windows 10 x64


    That's good to know that thransparency can be disabled.
    I was using AeroLite themes all the time and transparency is already disabled by default.

    Since Classic Shell 3.6.7 the AeroLite compatibility is enhanced.
    Main Classic Shell Thread: Classic Shell for Windows 8
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