Windows 10: Control panels options have blue highlights

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  1.    04 Nov 2015 #1

    Control panels options have blue highlights


    Some time back, I tried out a couple of themes before deciding that none of them suited me. I then uninstalled the themes and UXStyle but my control panel still looks semi-themed.. I would like to remove the highlights behind the options.

    EDIT: I found out that other user profiles do not have this problem. However, I'd like to not change user profiles if possible..

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    Last edited by chuakid; 13 Nov 2015 at 02:31.
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  2.    13 Nov 2015 #2

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  3.    18 Nov 2015 #3

    bump..
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  4.    18 Nov 2015 #4

    Try running "sfc /scannow" in an elevated command prompt. Reboot if it finds any errors.

    You could also try going to C:\Windows\Resources\Themes and double clicking on aero.theme to bring back the default theme.
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  5.    18 Nov 2015 #5

    swarfega said: View Post
    Try running "sfc /scannow" in an elevated command prompt. Reboot if it finds any errors.

    You could also try going to C:\Windows\Resources\Themes and double clicking on aero.theme to bring back the default theme.
    Upon running sfc /scannow, it tells me that "Windows Resource Protection did not find any integrity violations."
    Opening the aero.theme file does not remedy the issue either.
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  6.    18 Nov 2015 #6

    If you're not already on build 10586 you could try an UG as it may well fix the issue
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  7.    18 Nov 2015 #7

    I had this issue prior to 10586 but I have already upgraded, it did not solve the issue.

    Thanks for your assistance.
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  8.    18 Nov 2015 #8

    @ chuakid:
    It's probably the result of residuals left behind from using a theme patcher.
    Your best option may be a clean install.
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  9.    18 Nov 2015 #9

    I see... I guess I'll have to put up with it. Thanks.
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  10.    18 Nov 2015 #10

    I guess you could try say one of the Windows themes then revert it and see if it fixes it?
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