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Offline siawacsh

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transparent menus [SOLVED]
« on: April 30, 2017, 02:38:28 pm »
Hello, I am finding menu (not whisker) such as when I click on a file menu, or browser menu the drop down is transparent and the information gets confused with the app that is in the background. I like the menus to be opaque so there is a clear differentiation. I have tried peppermint control center desktop effects to no avail.

Here is a screenshot of what I mean.
« Last Edit: May 02, 2017, 05:40:04 am by siawacsh »

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Re: transparent menus
« Reply #1 on: April 30, 2017, 06:28:13 pm »
How the heck have you done that :-\ .. have you installed compiz ?

Is this theme specific ? .. what theme are you using ?

With all the other problems you seem to be having .. did you keep a home partition from another distro by any chance ?

Do you have all these problems if you log into a guest session ?
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Re: transparent menus
« Reply #2 on: May 01, 2017, 06:56:02 am »
There has been minimal customization. I am using Peppermint-light-7 for theme.

I will add a guest account and see how the system behaves.

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Re: transparent menus
« Reply #3 on: May 01, 2017, 07:22:33 am »
Hi Siawacsh,

Go into Peppermint Settings Panel and then into Peppermint Control Center and onto the Desktop Effects

Change Opacity of popup windows to Opague - its on a slider.

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Re: transparent menus [SOLVED]
« Reply #4 on: May 01, 2017, 07:29:38 am »
Thanks Zebeedee that worked.

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Re: transparent menus
« Reply #5 on: May 01, 2017, 07:53:21 am »
Hi

Glad it is now resolved and thank you for marking the post SOLVED  :)

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Re: transparent menus
« Reply #6 on: May 01, 2017, 09:41:40 am »
You are most welcome as all the folk here who helped. :)

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