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    aero theme on windows vista home basic

    everyone knows vista should have the aero theme, right? i don't. maybe it is the home basic os? i also saw on the taskbar properties that it says "show windows preview" and i have this box checked

    and also no thumbnails, just the name of the window. (bottom right)

    thanks for any help given
    and i will help in return
    getting those thumbnails will look a bit cooler than just "top sites" or a name a window.

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    Re: aero theme on windows vista home basic

    start button > right click "computer" > should tell you which version at top of page. home basic does not have aero glass effect (you probably knew already)

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    Re: aero theme on windows vista home basic

    He does now - hehe...

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    Re: aero theme on windows vista home basic

    There are some aero alternatives...

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    Re: aero theme on windows vista home basic

    or type winver into the run box

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    Re: aero theme on windows vista home basic

    lol i did know aero wasn't included - my thread post was sarcasm. Why doesn't the checked box work like it should? or is there anyway to download the/an aero theme from anywhere?
    wait a mo i will have a look..
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    Re: aero theme on windows vista home basic

    Sarcasm? Yeah, I've heard of that!

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    Re: aero theme on windows vista home basic

    hey, why does it say my thread is solved? it isn't!
    why does it not show thumbnails when i have the box checked?
    that has nothin to do with no aero does it?

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