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    Account name replaced by email acc & password interface..

    unfortunately, i had tried that in the past, to create another account than the administrator account & it didn't work.. probably because an email wasn't entered at my second attempt to change my account name. also, that's radical.. it means "new registry" with missing config/keys for the new...
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    Account name replaced by email acc & password interface..

    My issue is: When i change my account name on windows 8: Paul/1, it sends me back to a new windows login interface where it wants me to enter an email & password & i don't want that, i want to connect using the name only as i've set in the beginning & bypass that stupid account connection...
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    Is aero still alive ?

    noone ?
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    Win8 update & user login restructured..

    yes i'm forced, once i applied the change of name using the listed app & restarted.
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    Win8 update & user login restructured..

    The other apps i used before restarting were: Win7 MAC Address Changer v2.0 & Hard Disk Serial Number Changer Download - Softpedia
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    Win8 update & user login restructured..

    Maybe i should use this: Control Panel\All Control Panel Items\User Accounts\Change Your Name instead of using an app. i should create a link, do you know a normal link that opens control panel based on c:\ ?
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    Win8 update & user login restructured..

    Hi ztrucker, i started to read "Here's How" But, i do not have or ever used a microsoft account.. I used an app to change my computer name & i suspect that app to change my actual local account to a microsoft account afterall.. by deduction. ComputerNameChange Download - Softpedia
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    Win8 update & user login restructured..

    Hi, this rubbish microsoft system is forcing me to use an email to modify my computer/user name.. since i updated win8. i just entered a stupid email, but even better, microsoft morons engaged a verification of that email so i can't even add any email.. & the thing is, i dont want to add any...
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    Mute the system volume through de Taskbar icon on Double C

    Hi, is there a weak that would allow me to mute the system volume by double clicking the microsoft speaker icon on the taskbar ?
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    Solved Missing "Color and Appearance" Windows .. .

    i replied yes.. that means some windows aspects are not supported, 70% of colors r supported. i also chnged submenu & menu font type
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    Solved Missing "Color and Appearance" Windows .. .

    [Resolved] I imported win7s desktop settings to the win8s reg, it didn't work. anyways brink, i found a fix to microsoft windows 8's desktop appearance customization downgrade. it's called "Desktop Architect 2.11" a freeware of 2001 .. . it gives you a complete access to all desktop parts like...
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    Solved Missing "Color and Appearance" Windows .. .

    ok, my method doesn't work.
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    Solved Missing "Color and Appearance" Windows .. .

    it doesn't explain me how to change the submenu's grey color, i changed my theme to a high contrast to get a horrible black taskbar instead of the nice blue one, just to change submenus grey color. i tried to modify, in hkey current user, control panel, desktop, colors, the menu & menubar to 255...
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    Solved Missing "Color and Appearance" Windows .. .

    reseting windows is losing 100 tweaks... a solution ? no, it's too invasive & would send me back to 3 months of settings. u forgot to add the link ur refering to in ur previous message Brink
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    Solved Missing "Color and Appearance" Windows .. .

    Like i told u Brink, i don't have any of those windows, can you do something to help me like, selecting "window background", then create a very specific color using the colorpad, copy the rgb value of it, apply it & try to locate the key in your registry ? so i could then change it directly in...
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    Solved Missing "Color and Appearance" Windows .. .

    It's been confirmed by many ppl online, microsoft removed that advanced appearances option in Windows 8 pro. do you know how i could change the background color of menus in Windows 8 through the registry Brink ? turn that grey to "white".
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    Solved Missing "Color and Appearance" Windows .. .

    if this goes like that, soon, new microsoft os's will force us to keep wings around desktop icons
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    Solved Missing "Color and Appearance" Windows .. .

    it fixed things, is a translation of a more computer based standard term that i didn't save & i'm not going to restart an sfc to give u the exact term Brink, come on. win8 is rubbish, i only installed it by force because i need a more plug & play system then windows7 that is hard to undock & put in...
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    Solved Missing "Color and Appearance" Windows .. .

    sfc makes changes, just not affected the personalization & doesn't give details of changes either. concerning steps, ive read it again & theres nothing magic that i've missed, basically, i need to select a high contrast theme & select color, & there, i have the magic window im expecting, but...
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    Solved Missing "Color and Appearance" Windows .. .

    i did it unsuccessfuly & its always been like that