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#1 13 years ago

these are normally available only in Vista, but i found "Glass2k" on the web. its freeware, and basically allows you to make your taskbar etc translucent. you can adjust the transparency from opaque to about 10%, and it looks great, especially on my pc

if you want to give it a try, go to

it looks best with Luna Element 5, a 3rd party XP theme. its what i've got at the moment.

Tell me what you think!:D


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#2 13 years ago

It may be interesting to an ATI Radeon user. However, it is pointless if you run an NVidia Geforce. The Geforce 2 even supports transparent Menus (I don't know what other cards do, but the Gf4MX440/NV18 does not).


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#3 13 years ago

it is interesting, but not for me

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#4 13 years ago

Interesting little tool, I don't find it very practical, except if I'm watching a movie and want to browse the net. I'm gonna show it to my friend then probably never use it again, lol. Nice little find though