How To Enable Windows Aero In Windows 10

By Ammarrauf01

How To Enable Windows Aero In Windows 10. In this article, you will read why Aero theme was removed from Windows 10 and how to enable Windows 10 Aero theme. Aero theme is the most loved theme in Windows history. Aero theme gave a glass-like look to the title bar and the start menu and is one of the main reasons for the success of Windows 7. However, Microsoft should have introduced it in Windows 8 and 10. But, you can experience the Aero Glass for Windows 10 in other ways. Here. I have mentioned some methods to enable Windows Aero in Windows 10.

Why In Windows 10 Aero Theme Was Removed By Microsoft?

Microsoft removed the Aero theme to create a unified UI for battery-powered devices like smartphones, tablets, and laptops. The purpose behind this was to save the battery for such devices, so all types of devices can be run on the same Windows.

How To Enable Windows Aero In Windows 10?

Aero theme is a very good and well-optimized theme. Follow the methods below to bring it back to your Windows screen.

Method 1 – By Using The Registry Editor:

To enable the Aero Glass for Windows 10 transparent theme, follow the steps:

1.Open the Run utility by pressing the Windows + R keys.
2.Type regedit.
3.Click on Enter.
4.The Registry Editor will open on your screen.
5.Navigate to the following folder:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Themes\Personalize
6.Or just copy-paste it on the address bar of Registry Editor.

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7.Now, locate the DWORD entry EnabledBlurBehind.
8.If the DWORD doesn’t exist, then create a new one of 32 bit.
9.Name it EnabledBlurBehind.
10.Double-click on the DWORD and enter 1 in the Value data section.

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11.Finally, press OK to save the changes.
12.Restart your computer.
13.The Aero theme will get enabled, if don’t then try out the next method.

Method 2 – Use Aero Glass:

To download and install the Aero glass them for Windows 10:

1.Visit this website www.glass8.eu/download.
2.Download the Aero glass theme for your Windows.
3.Now, install the app.
4.During the installation, make sure to check the Install Aero Glass theme box.
5.Follow the instructions on your screen to finish the installation.
6.After the application has installed, right-click on the Desktop .
7.Select the Personalize option.
8.Select the Go to Themes option in the Preview your changes section.
9.Click on the unsaved Desktop theme.
10.Activate it.
11.The theme will get activated on your Windows.

Method 3 – Use Glass 2k:

For using the Aero glass theme in Windows 10, use the Glass 2k application. To use the Glass 2k application:

1.Download Glass 2k from this website.
2.Open it.
3.No installation is required for this application.
4.After opening Glass 2k, check the Auto-Load Glass 2k every time Windows starts box.
5.Select the Taskbar Transparency as you prefer.

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6.Disable the Transparency Popup, because it will interfere when you use the right-click menu.
7.Finally, click on Save.
8.To adjust the transparency, press the Ctrl + Shift + (0-9) keys on your keyboard on any Window.