rendered scene

I want the windows to have a bloom effect around them, like this:

example of desired effect

I've looked around online, and people have said using the following node setup created the effect, but it doesn't work for me.


compositor nodes

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    $\begingroup$ Use a glare node and set the threshold level according to the brightness values on the scene. Read: blender.stackexchange.com/questions/54168/… $\endgroup$ – user1853 Dec 8 '16 at 18:13
  • $\begingroup$ this has been asked numerous times. you can use the search box on the top right right of the page. blender.stackexchange.com/search?q=glow+compositor $\endgroup$ – user1853 Dec 8 '16 at 18:22
  • $\begingroup$ Related: blender.stackexchange.com/questions/31262/… $\endgroup$ – Paul Gonet Dec 8 '16 at 18:36
  • $\begingroup$ @PaulGonet I have tried the techniques outlined in that Post, it does not work. $\endgroup$ – Josh Silveous Dec 8 '16 at 18:38
  • $\begingroup$ @cegaton I have tried the techniques outlined in those posts as well, they do not work. I have compositor nodes enabled and set up correctly. $\endgroup$ – Josh Silveous Dec 8 '16 at 18:39