1. florindan29's Avatar
    08-07-2014 03:48 AM
  2. bijak_riyandi's Avatar
    ask the developers -_-
    DennisvdG likes this.
    08-07-2014 03:51 AM
  3. Pete's Avatar
    Most probably because the background colour forms an important part of the brand identity for that app.

    There are a few apps around that can let you create transparent tiles for some of those apps - look for one called "Start Perfect", and there's plenty of others.
    08-07-2014 03:59 AM
  4. matull68's Avatar
    I know there's plenty of apps out there, but WHY MS nor Nokia doesn't want to make it especially for their own apps like Skype, Nokia Camera, Blink, One Drive, Office????? WHY???? It's also their own OS.
    08-08-2014 07:50 AM
  5. anon5997296's Avatar
    Maybe because already pissed off because of the transparent tiles of Xbox music and videos..
    08-08-2014 07:55 AM
  6. bijak_riyandi's Avatar
    I'm sure they keep it like that to make their apps easier to find

    and to be honest, I'm not a fan of using Start Screen background, so if you guys want every single app in this world to have transparent tile, I would be the ******* that opposes
    anon5997296 likes this.
    08-08-2014 09:48 AM

Similar Threads

  1. 'ShuffLink' a web discovery app for Windows phone 7/8
    By vmnoodle71 in forum App Spotlight
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 08-13-2014, 10:42 AM
  2. Windows Phone 8.1 Update 1 is installing now
    By Mushfiqur Rahman Shishir in forum Windows Phone 8.1
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 08-07-2014, 02:11 PM
  3. Replies: 0
    Last Post: 08-07-2014, 03:41 AM
  4. system apps not working
    By Indiana Jones1 in forum Ask a Question
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 08-07-2014, 02:33 AM
LINK TO POST COPIED TO CLIPBOARD