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After the latest Windows 7 update, the Windows Aero theme has stopped working.

I have tried restarting services, switching themes, etc. Redone the indexing and is at 7.1 score. The Windows Aero troubleshooter cant find any problems.

I think that this is most of the stuff I have tried.

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Please tell us your graphics card model and other hardware specs. – superuser Nov 17 '12 at 11:33

You didn't include any details, so take a look at this question. Maybe it will help you. There are several answers, maybe this is your answer:

I had enabled some features from the Ease of Access Center.
I made a choice in the section "Make the computer easier to see".
Under "Make things on the screen easier to see", I had checked, "Remove background images (where available). As soon as I unchecked that I, again, was able to see my Desktop Background.

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It is now solved. it was an old Display Link Core driver that was lingering in the background. uninstalled it and now it works fine. – user174055 Nov 17 '12 at 16:47

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