1. Joined : Nov 2014
    Posts : 25
    Windows 10 64-bit
       04 Jun 2016 #1

    Title bar text gone


    I recently messed around with theming Windows using uxtheme, but ultimately I was unhappy with the results so I reverted everything back. Since then, however, I have no text in the title bar of any programs. The title bar is bright white on every app, and I tried out a dark theme so it's possible the text is there but white. Specifically, I tried Nocturnal W10 and After Dark CC. Some of the themes link to additional programs to change various aspects of Windows, and I tried to go through all of them but I can't find an option. Everything else on the system is back to normal except the title text.

    How can I revert this correctly so my title text comes back?
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  2.    04 Jun 2016 #2

    Vaindil said: View Post
    I recently messed around with theming Windows using uxtheme, but ultimately I was unhappy with the results so I reverted everything back. Since then, however, I have no text in the title bar of any programs. The title bar is bright white on every app, and I tried out a dark theme so it's possible the text is there but white. Specifically, I tried Nocturnal W10 and After Dark CC. Some of the themes link to additional programs to change various aspects of Windows, and I tried to go through all of them but I can't find an option. Everything else on the system is back to normal except the title text.

    How can I revert this correctly so my title text comes back?
    You can try running "Old/New Explorer" one more time to set defaults.

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  3. Joined : Nov 2014
    Posts : 25
    Windows 10 64-bit
       09 Jun 2016 #3

    Edwin said: View Post
    You can try running "Old/New Explorer" one more time to set defaults.
    That unfortunately did not fix the problem, the text still doesn't appear.
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  4. Joined : Oct 2013
    Iowa
    Posts : 72
    Win 7 Pro/ Win 10 Pro
       09 Jun 2016 #4

    The first theme you link to had a "AutoHotKey script to remove titlebars" did you disable this script?

    Jerry
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  5. Joined : Nov 2014
    Posts : 25
    Windows 10 64-bit
       09 Jun 2016 #5

    Bongo said: View Post
    The first theme you link to had a "AutoHotKey script to remove titlebars" did you disable this script?
    I didn't use the AHK scripts in the first place. I tried running them anyway and it completely removed the title bar (I couldn't close windows because the buttons were gone). No dice.
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