Windows 10: Aeroglass (Semi-opaque/transparent borders) now beta for Creators Solved

  1.    07 Jun 2017 #1

    Aeroglass (Semi-opaque/transparent borders) now beta for Creators

    Hi, the author has just posted an 'experimental' version of Aeroglass (nagware/3 euros or so for a transferrable license) for the Creator's build.

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    Aero Glass for Win8+

    (Example using the AU)
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  2.    07 Jun 2017 #2

    Not bad 'cept the debug window has to run in the background.
    It also breaks the Windows 'Fluent Design', aka 'Project Neon'

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  3.    08 Jun 2017 #3

    the debug window has to run in the background.
    - could you explain further? Thanks.

    Fluent design- yes, well, intrinsically so.
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  4.    08 Jun 2017 #4

    dalchina said: View Post
    Hi, - could you explain further? Thanks.
    I followed the instructions here:

    Aero Glass and transparency for Windows 10 Creators Update - Winaero

    The DWM.exe debug prompt runs in the background for a bit then Explorer crashes!
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  5.    08 Jun 2017 #5

    Broken glass... nasty. Well, it is an experimental build at present. Any feedback would be welcome I guess...
    Aero Glass For Windows 8+ - MSFN

    My plan is not to upgrade to the CU until a stable build of Aeroglass comes out.
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       08 Jun 2017 #6

    I just made a video yesterday on this beta ( keep in mind you get debug windows and so till the final release ) under CU.
    Aeroglass 1.5.4 BETA et windows 10 creator update ( 1703 ou 15063 ) - YouTube
    Because I have many followers running CU and I just wanted to show them as aeroglass 1.5.4 beta works on 32 apps and modern apps - Got no crash and as Edwin noticed , aeroglass breaks fluent neon design .
    That said , I prefer anniversary update to keep all my OS customisation working and don't plan to upgrade

    Dalchina , you may encounter other issues when fall update will release in September , endless story with aeroglass :)
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  7.    08 Jun 2017 #7

    Glass2K works for me but I am on 14393.
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  8.    09 Jun 2017 #8

    Care to post a screenshot for interest?I have the impression that gives full transparency, not semi-opaque borders.
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