Windows 8 Metro Start Menu - Why is it Blue?

  • disky

    disky - 2013-01-01

    It seems that anytime I try to use the Metro skin for any of the Start Menu configurations, the skin appears a sort of turquoise blue. Is this intentional or am I bugged? I was expecting it to match the color and transparency of the taskbar.

    I don't want to sound entitled or anything, I love Classic Shell. It's just a bit weird. Does someone have a skin that changes it to match the taskbar settings?

  • Ivo Beltchev

    Ivo Beltchev - 2013-01-01

    Some skins are made to match the taskbar color and some are not. The Metro skin is not one of them. It was made during the Windows 8 Developer Preview days (2 years ago), and that was the default Metro color back then.

  • disky

    disky - 2013-01-02

    Okay, just wanted to make sure I wasn't doing something wrong or missing some option to change it. Thanks for the reply.


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