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  1.    07 Feb 2016 #1
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    It is possible to change Taskbar buttons text font?


    Hi,

    Is it posible to change this taskbar buttons text font to tahoma without antialiasing?

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    Like this? (external program)

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    Thanks
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  2.    10 Feb 2016 #2
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    It seems that the file aero.msstyles in C:\Windows\Resources\Themes\Aero contains all the font settings for Aero themes, excluding registry ones.
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  3.    10 Feb 2016 #3
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    The forum has a few threads containing registry edits to change the font system-wide to Tahoma. If you just want to change the taskbar font, that might not be possible.
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  4.    10 Feb 2016 #4
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    Quote Originally Posted by pyramid10 View Post
    The forum has a few threads containing registry edits to change the font system-wide to Tahoma. If you just want to change the taskbar font, that might not be possible.
    There is a post to do it but it's for windows 7.

    It modifies the file aero.msstyle file and works perfectly, but there is no solution for Windows 10, maybe someone knows what values to change with resource hacker to this file. Registry entries doesn't apply for taskbar.

    Download file Windows Aero (Tahoma Font) Manual Installation.zip - show content of file
    Last edited by srg84; 11 Feb 2016 at 07:42.
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  5.    11 Feb 2016 #5
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    Here you go.

    Look at post #50 shows how to install a theme.

    How to get rid of the line under the taskbar icons ? - Page 5 - Windows 10 Forums

    Everything you need is in the zip folder below.

    Jerry
    Change Taskbar text font. Attached Files
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  6.    11 Feb 2016 #6
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    Quote Originally Posted by Bongo View Post
    Here you go.

    Look at post #50 shows how to install a theme.

    How to get rid of the line under the taskbar icons ? - Page 5 - Windows 10 Forums

    Everything you need is in the zip folder below.

    Jerry
    Thank you!!! It is posible to put Tahoma 8px instead of 9px or remove color from titlebar?
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  7.    11 Feb 2016 #7
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    Quote Originally Posted by srg84 View Post
    Thank you!!! It is posible to put Tahoma 8px instead of 9px or remove color from titlebar?
    Do you mean for the taskbar buttons? If so yes. What color do you mean?

    Jerry
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  8.    11 Feb 2016 #8
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    Quote Originally Posted by Bongo View Post
    Do you mean for the taskbar buttons? If so yes. What color do you mean?

    Jerry
    yes in taskbar buttons like this in Windows 7:

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    I mean the title bar color in window, before aplying your theme it was white , but there is no white color to choose in windows 10
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  9.    12 Feb 2016 #9
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    I will go ahead and change the font size for the taskbar buttons and I will make the title bar color white and posted back here later. I don't know why when making a custom theme it changes the title bar to blue.

    Jerry
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  10.    12 Feb 2016 #10
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    I just corrupted my Windows 10 install and I will have to reinstall and start over, and will work on this over the weekend and try to get that theme back to you early next week.

    Sorry

    Jerry
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