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Borders On Metro Tiles

  1. #1


    Posts : 2
    Windows 8

    Borders On Metro Tiles


    The Tiles on my W8 Start Screen are suddenly showing annoying thick border when I move the cursor over them, so is the user name in the top right corner. How can I stop this?
    Please help!

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  2. #2


    Oregon
    Posts : 214
    Windows 8 Pro w/Media Center, Windows RT


    So that gray tile border has always been there on my Start screen. I did some looking and don't see a way to control its behavior. You might give Stardock's Decor8 a try: Decor8 - Personalize the Windows® 8 Start screen with Decor8™!
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  3. #3


    Posts : 2
    Windows 8


    Thanks for the reply. I never had it originally. I already use Decor8 but thank you. It happened when I changed the window color setting. Just when I had things how I wanted them Grrrrr.....
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  4. #4


    Posts : 1,127
    Windows 8.1 Pro


    would help if you showed a screenshot of the problem...

    sounds like you accidentally turned on an accessibility feature.
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