Is your Microsoft® Windows® 7 Aero not Working?
Are you having problems with Aero on your Windows 7 system? Find out how to solve the problem
Windows 7 is the latest OS release from Microsoft. This OS has many features such as Windows Gadgets, Windows Search, Windows Defender, Windows Aero etc. Windows Aero is a part of the enhanced graphical user interface of the system. This feature has been specifically integrated into the Windows 7 OS to make the system more visually appealing. Windows 7 Aero also has features such as Aero Peek, Aero Snap, Aero shake that would make working on the system easier. Although Aero makes working on the Windows 7 OS fun, there are some issues that might come up with the use of it. These issues include Aero crashing, Aero not working, aero getting disabled automatically etc. Windows 7 Aero not working is a common issue that can be resolved very easily. Some of the reasons as to why Aero on Windows 7 system is not working include some other conflicting application running in the background, damage to some of the system files on the OS, issues with the graphics drivers installed on the system, malware infections etc.
Following details gives more information regarding ways to fix Windows 7 Aero issues:
- Repair Operating System
- Check applications and services
- Verify drivers
Repair Operating System
Damage to some of the system files essential for the functioning of the Aero can cause problems in the proper functioning of the program. The damages might have been caused by malware or accidental deletion of some of the system files. In such cases, the problem can be only resolved by repairing the Operating System using the default OS repair tool and the installation disk. If the Aero problem has come up off late, then restoring the OS to a previous restore point when the Aero feature was working would also solve the issues.
Check applications and services
Very large numbers of applications can be installed on Windows 7. If some of these applications are of the older type or they are not compatible with Windows Aero, then the Aero feature would clash with them and not work. Windows 7 users having issues with Aero are advised to check the applications and services that are running in the background. If some conflicting applications are found, disabling or removing them would solve the problems.
The Windows 7 Aero requires graphics support from the graphics card. If the graphics card drivers installed on the system are having some problems then functioning of the Aero feature would be compromised. All Windows 7 users experiencing Aero issues are recommended to check the graphics drivers on the system using the device manger and if the drivers are found illegitimate/ outdated or incorrect, they would have to be replaced to solve the issue.
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