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#1 Zildjyn

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Posted 11 October 2010 - 04:05 PM

I search and have found nothing related to my problem. My PC starts fine but after a few seconds the taskbar dims. Whats wrong?

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Thank you in advance for all your help.

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#2 cryptodan

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Posted 11 October 2010 - 04:16 PM

Looks to me like its something being done with software on your computer.

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Posted 11 October 2010 - 05:29 PM

See, if same thing happens in Safe Mode.

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Posted 12 October 2010 - 03:07 PM

Your taskbar isn't actually "Dimming", it's actually a transparancy overly, from what appears to be a task starting on boot. Your image shows the string "SEO Doctor". This is a plugin for firefox. If you aren't using it, try uninstalling this plugin from Add/Remove Programs and see if the issue goes away. You are seeing the bottom part of a window in "transparency mode". Some people like this kind of eye candy effect, personally I find it confusing and annoying to see through a window to the windows underneath.

Edited by Gabrial, 12 October 2010 - 03:09 PM.





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