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This answer shows how to change window title text color. But there is one problem: Aero Lite theme changes taskbar text color to black. Is there a way to change it?

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Sure modify the color used in the theme file per the directions. – Ramhound Sep 6 '13 at 12:18
Which entry under [Control Panel\Colors] section correspond to taskbar text color? I couldn't find it. – Sergey Kraev Sep 6 '13 at 12:24
WindowText -… – Ramhound Sep 6 '13 at 12:26
I set WindowText to 255 255 255 but taskbar text color remains black. The text color in all input boxes however became white so I'm typing this blindly :). As per this link WindowText correspond to "Window field text, inset area text & msg box." – Sergey Kraev Sep 6 '13 at 12:34

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Scroll down to High Contrast Theme and have fun changing the colors!

Source: How To Enable Aero Glass-Style Transparency in Windows 8

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