Windows 10: Users Want Modern Transparency in Windows 10

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  1. Posts : 7,882
    Windows 10
       12 Dec 2014 #1

    Users Want Modern Transparency in Windows 10


    Users expect Windows 10 to be a really advanced product in terms of pretty much everything, starting with features and ending with design, so it shouldn't come as a big surprise that many call for the company to implement visual effects that would make the operating system a bit more eye candy.

    One of the newest such requests asks Microsoft to implement “modern transparency” in Windows 10, a concept that would rely solely on the idea of transparency without other visual tweaks such as Aero.

    At this point, this particular request alone has nearly 6,000 votes and is likely to get more in the coming months, as users clearly feel the need for a revamped interface that would include new effects and animations.
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  2.    12 Dec 2014 #2

    labeeman said: View Post
    Users expect Windows 10 to be a really advanced product in terms of pretty much everything, starting with features and ending with design, so it shouldn't come as a big surprise that many call for the company to implement visual effects that would make the operating system a bit more eye candy.

    One of the newest such requests asks Microsoft to implement “modern transparency” in Windows 10, a concept that would rely solely on the idea of transparency without other visual tweaks such as Aero.

    At this point, this particular request alone has nearly 6,000 votes and is likely to get more in the coming months, as users clearly feel the need for a revamped interface that would include new effects and animations.
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    OMG! The first thing I do when installing Windows is turn off all effects and animations!!!

    bob frost
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  3. Posts : 1,511
    Win-7Prox64 Win-8.1Prox64 Win-10Prox64
       12 Dec 2014 #3

    I hear yea all animations are turned off except for glass/ transparency
    Unnecessary sliding is just a waste of time,
    I prefer for items to just appear and disappear asap
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  4.    12 Dec 2014 #4

    bobfrost said: View Post
    labeeman said: View Post
    Users expect Windows 10 to be a really advanced product in terms of pretty much everything, starting with features and ending with design, so it shouldn't come as a big surprise that many call for the company to implement visual effects that would make the operating system a bit more eye candy.

    One of the newest such requests asks Microsoft to implement “modern transparency” in Windows 10, a concept that would rely solely on the idea of transparency without other visual tweaks such as Aero.

    At this point, this particular request alone has nearly 6,000 votes and is likely to get more in the coming months, as users clearly feel the need for a revamped interface that would include new effects and animations.
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    OMG! The first thing I do when installing Windows is turn off all effects and animations!!!

    bob frost
    I don't, I like the slick look.
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  5.    12 Dec 2014 #5

    I like a clean desktop....no colored boxes that blink, change pictures etc Just like my underwear, clean!
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  6. Posts : 7,882
    Windows 10
    Thread Starter
       12 Dec 2014 #6

    bobfrost said: View Post
    labeeman said: View Post
    Users expect Windows 10 to be a really advanced product in terms of pretty much everything, starting with features and ending with design, so it shouldn't come as a big surprise that many call for the company to implement visual effects that would make the operating system a bit more eye candy.

    One of the newest such requests asks Microsoft to implement “modern transparency” in Windows 10, a concept that would rely solely on the idea of transparency without other visual tweaks such as Aero.

    At this point, this particular request alone has nearly 6,000 votes and is likely to get more in the coming months, as users clearly feel the need for a revamped interface that would include new effects and animations.
    More

    OMG! The first thing I do when installing Windows is turn off all effects and animations!!!

    bob frost
    With me that is the second thing to do is disable all eye candy.
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  7. Posts : 8,299
    Windows 10 Professional
       12 Dec 2014 #7

    What are the advantages of transparency?
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  8. Posts : 1,511
    Win-7Prox64 Win-8.1Prox64 Win-10Prox64
       12 Dec 2014 #8

    Transparent glass is a easy way to see your desktop background throughout windows taskbar for one plus all open windows,
    But since win-10 or 8 for that matter don't really have any window borders it would be I suppose only available via the taskbar and possibly the start menu list
    So instead of the generic 2d color pages there would be transparent glass
    Another example is all of the generic square boxes around apps,
    Where the generic color is could see your back ground image instead,
    Cheers.
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  9. Posts : 505
    Win 10 Pro x64 1607 (Build 14393.953)
       12 Dec 2014 #9

    Users Want “Modern Transparency” in Windows 10


    It looks great in Mac OS X Yosemite, sure would like to see it in Windows 10 too!
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  10. Posts : 8,299
    Windows 10 Professional
       12 Dec 2014 #10

    Is there a point to it though, or is it just eye candy?
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