1. Joined : Apr 2014
    Space coast of Florida
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       03 Oct 2014 #1

    Command Prompt Experimental changes


    Anyone figured out a use for the Opacity setting for Command Prompt on the Experimental tab?

    I've tried it at many different settings and I just can't see a use for it.
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  2. Joined : Sep 2014
    DFW Area
    Posts : 374
    Windows 8&10
       03 Oct 2014 #2

    Not sure exactly what you mean, but if you put the opacity to 30, it becomes almost invisible.. It may come in handy is some circumstances...
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  3. Joined : Apr 2014
    Space coast of Florida
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       04 Oct 2014 #3

    That's what I mean and I can't think of a single use for it. If it's invisible then you can't type in it to do anything because you can't see what you're typing (or where).
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  4. Joined : Sep 2014
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       04 Oct 2014 #4

    You might be right, but there may be a use, considering it is easy to see basic type, it might be nice to be able to see through it in case there is some window holding information you might need sitting under it.

    Maybe Microsoft is looking for things to give some folks more motivation to move to the OS, you know sort like putting cup holders in your new car..
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  5. Joined : Jan 2015
    Mosquito-Fart, PA
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    Winbl0wz 10 Enterprise
       08 Oct 2015 #5

    Is everyone else's 'experimental' tab gone now, and the 'ctrl' options just part of the main menu? Or is it just me? Probably just me... oh, and it seems like someone had a good sense of humor - go look at your default setting for lines in your buffer.
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  6. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 24
    Windows 10,Ubuntu
       08 Oct 2015 #6

    Master0fPuppets said: View Post
    Is everyone else's 'experimental' tab gone now, and the 'ctrl' options just part of the main menu? Or is it just me? Probably just me... oh, and it seems like someone had a good sense of humor - go look at your default setting for lines in your buffer.
    It is not just you ,the opacity can now be adjusted in Colors tab

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  7. Joined : Jan 2015
    Mosquito-Fart, PA
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    Winbl0wz 10 Enterprise
       08 Oct 2015 #7

    Thanks. I'm guessing with one of the wonderful updates *cough* it changed 'experimental' to 'release'. I love it when it does that -_-

    Oh, and yes, that code page is the same for me... dunno about anyone else though.
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  8. Joined : Oct 2014
    Arnold, MD
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       08 Oct 2015 #8

    Amythyr said: View Post
    It is not just you ,the opacity can now be adjusted in Colors tab

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    Could you please show how you got to this? tks
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  9. Joined : Feb 2015
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       08 Oct 2015 #9

    Just so ya'll know PowerShell has this capability to pimp too
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  10. Joined : Aug 2015
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       08 Oct 2015 #10

    f14tomcat said: View Post
    Could you please show how you got to this? tks
    It is on properties

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