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    Funky desktop effect, how?

    Does anyone know how to do the funky 'rotating' windows thing? You layer the windows one behind the other on the desktop and they rotate to bring focus on the one you want to work on.
    I just want to show off.

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    Re: Funky desktop effect, how?

    You have the relevant GX enabled chipset / card and direct X 9 installed ?

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    Re: Funky desktop effect, how?

    Its the windows key + tab key, as long as the machine is good enough to run Aero

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    Re: Funky desktop effect, how?

    Aero!

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    Re: Funky desktop effect, how?

    Chocolatey and bubbly!! I prefer the mint ones.

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    Re: Funky desktop effect, how?

    Quote Originally Posted by webman
    Chocolatey and bubbly!! I prefer the mint ones.
    oH NO....... Not the whole chocolate thing again!!!!!! Thank goodness it's friday.... mmmm crunchy.... no..........

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    Re: Funky desktop effect, how?

    Quote Originally Posted by Jake
    Its the windows key + tab key, as long as the machine is good enough to run Aero
    Yup. I have a very (very) funky laptop.

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    Re: Funky desktop effect, how?

    Thanks all. It works a treat.

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    Re: Funky desktop effect, how?

    TFI Friday

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    Re: Funky desktop effect, how?

    Theres also the button on the Kwik-E-Bar (next to Show Desktop)

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    Re: Funky desktop effect, how?

    Gatt: Do you get those from the Kwik-E-Mart?

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    Re: Funky desktop effect, how?

    I love Aero, its very cool and funky

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    Re: Funky desktop effect, how?

    I like Aero/Glass too.. just don't think there is a place for it in the school environment. When we do eventually deploy Vista, I'll probably use it without the Glass

    Why they havent included an XP style theme in Vista I don't know.. cos i would have used that instead of Aero.

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    Re: Funky desktop effect, how?

    Windows Classic man... can't beat it - fast, functional and productive

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    Re: Funky desktop effect, how?

    Quote Originally Posted by webman
    Windows Classic man... can't beat it - fast, functional and productive )
    You might as well go back to DOS or Windows 1 then Craig, then again your probably a bit too young to remember them

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