How to Enable or Disable Transparency Effects in Windows 11?

How to turn on or turn off transparency effects in Windows 11? Windows 11 comes with a lot of features. One can reset Windows 11 without erasing personal data and even convert JPG or PNG images PDF.

Windows 11 now includes a new transparency effects feature that makes it slightly transparent to some window backgrounds, taskbar, and menus. All Windows users might not prefer transparency effects; hence Microsoft has provided an option to turn it off and turn it on. That means, if you don’t like this functionality, you can easily disable translucent interface elements in Windows 11 with the flip of a toggle switch. However, this feature remains turn on by default.

Using the powerful Settings app, you can enable or disable transparency effects on Windows 11 with ease. Let’s see how?

How do I Enable or Disable Transparency Effects in Windows 11?

To turn on or turn off the transparency effects feature on Windows 11, perform the following recommended steps:-

First Method:

Step 1. Open the Settings app by pressing Windows + I keys simultaneously from the keyboard.

Alternatively, click on the Start button on the taskbar or press the Windows key from the keyboard and click on the Settings gear icon.

Step 2. In the Settings, select Accessibility category from the left sidebar, and then click on the Visual effects tab on the right-hand side of it.

Step 3. In Visual effects settings, turn off or turn on the toggle switch beside Transparency effects to disable or enable this feature on your Windows 11 PC.

The changes are immediate, which means once you turn the toggle switch to the On or Off position, you will see the visual changes on the opened settings app. We are again attaching the above image when the “Transparency effects” is turned off to compare the transparency.

Second Method:

Step 1. Open the Settings app by pressing Windows + I keys simultaneously from the keyboard.

 

Step 2. When Windows Settings opens, select Personalization category from the left side pane.

Step 3. Click the Colors tab on the right sidebar.

Step 4. Turn the toggle switch On/Off beside the Transparency effects option.

Once you turn off Transparency effects, Windows 11 will change all transparent windows to opaque. Once you make the desired changes, you can close the settings app.

Good luck.

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