Put Aero Glass Effect in Command Prompt in Windows Vista and 7

If you use Command Prompt frequently in Windows and want to get Aero glass effect in it, here is something interesting for you.

Our friend "Solo-Dev" @ DA has created "AeroCmd" which provide full glass in Command Prompt:

It works in Windows Vista and 7. Windows XP is not supported.

Simply download the ZIP file, extract it and run the app.

Download Link

PS: You can also check out following similar app:

Get Glass CMD (Command Prompt) in Windows Vista and 7

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  • Didn't work for me on Windows 7 x64 SP1.
    And consumes CPU constantly.

  • VG

    ^^ Its working fine here in Windows 7 x64 SP1. Try to put the exe file in "Windows\System32" and then run it. You can also try to run default Command Prompt using All Programs menu.

  • Still no luck... Could it depend on OS language? I use Russian.

  • Weird thing... I get "Unable to find a version of the runtime to run this application" when I place it in system32 folder...

  • hey can i know which theme you are using? i would really appreciate it.

  • Forgive me, but I'm having a hard time understanding why anyone would want to do this, I mean beyond the "it looks cool" effect. I would think that a completely Aero glass window like this would make it harder to see the text, and thus what you're trying to do. Doesn't really seem practical to me.

  • Same as dementor here... win7x64 Pro SP1.

  • VG

    I'm not sure but since Dementor mentioned runtime problem, you guys can try to install following:


  • It doesn't change anything. :/

    The title of the error window is : .NET Framework Initialisation Error

  • run it as administrator and it runs perfectly
    running it normally makes it a normal command prompt

  • working perfectly with 32bit win7 thanks man

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