1.    04 Oct 2016 #1
    Join Date : Jun 2015
    Posts : 183
    Windows 10 Pro

    Make selection highlight darker/clearer

    I'm pretty sure that file selections in Windows 7 were quite clear but in Windows 10 they're extremely faint and difficult to make out. The screenshot below shows that some files are selected; file 0008 is clearly selected but the files that follow are also selected but you can barely make it out. How do I make the selection highlights thicker and darker?

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  2.    04 Oct 2016 #2
    Join Date : Feb 2014
    Posts : 487

    The screenshot you posted doesn't look like the standard Windows 10 File Explorer. Do you have some sort of third-party Windows 7 theme installed? If so, I'd look to see if you can change it's settings there.

    This is what selections look like in the standard Windows 10 File Explorer.

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  3.    21 Oct 2016 #3
    Join Date : Jun 2015
    Posts : 183
    Windows 10 Pro
    Thread Starter

    Thanks. I have Windows Blinds installed. I'll go ask on their forum.
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  4.    04 Nov 2016 #4
    Join Date : Sep 2016
    Posts : 1
    Windows 10 Home Single Language

    hello tenforums. this is my 1st post & please accept my apologies for bumping this thread. however, i have a similar concern where i can barely see selections, though there is no 3rd party theme installed. kindly see attached image. i am hoping there are some settings i can apply to have darker distinction between selected & deselected items. appreciate your feedback.
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  5.    4 Weeks Ago #5
    Join Date : Nov 2016
    Posts : 26
    Windows 10

    My highlights are a very pale grey so I can only see whats highlighted if I move my head a certain way. It's very annoying to say the least. I would also like an answer to this issue. Doing the Ease of Access doesn't do what I want at all.
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