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Figure : Window Color and Appearance Click OK to save the changes and close the window. M 11 Years Ago OMG....I didn't think anyone would even respond let alone know anything about it......thank you sooooo much [img][/img] 0 TKS 74 11 Years Ago No problem! Just the Display properties seems to be locked out. You can solve this known problem with the option ClearType. weblink

Adjusting this setting changes the color output for everything displayed in Windows and should be done only if needed. Monitor: Properties: Click the Properties button to access the hardware properties for your monitor. Not turn it on and off. Be careful: read the manual first. more info here

ADVANCED CHANGES TO THE GRAPHICS HARDWARE If you really want the most out of your monitor en graphics hardware, you have to try the application PowerStrip from EnTech Taiwan (download: I believe I am now using a second version of that software. This very easy and works if you recently upgraded to Win8 or reinstalled/refreshed. On the Monitor tab you can change the screen refresh rate.

  • When they try to change the desktop wallpaper from Desktop Properties, following things happen: Wallpaper list as well as Browse button is disabled.
  • The next step would be to compress the picture without noticeable quality loss.
  • Does the display box pop up if you try: - Start -> Run -> type: desk.cpl - OK 09-25-2008, 03:44 PM #5 nickster_uk Happy to support TSF!
  • Adjusting the desktop icons To adjust or add new desktop icons, use the following information: Displaying missing desktop icons If all desktop icons are missing, right-click an open area of the
  • Probably the application IconRestorer (download: is something for you!
  • Just curious. 10-05-2008, 06:36 AM #12 Dunedin TSF Team Emeritus Microsoft Visitng Expert Join Date: Jul 2007 Location: Over the Forth from Edinburgh, Scotland Posts: 4,279 OS:
  • Click OK to save the settings and close the Display Properties window.

I hate to muck around in there but if there is no other way, there is no other way. but instead of going to HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System try: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\currentversion\policies\system I've found stuff hiding in that one :) 0 Discussion Starter Mr. Since is the Internet, you should trust only credible sources. HP Customer Support Z7_3054ICK0KGTE30AQO5O3KA30U7 hp-contact-secondary-navigation-portlet Actions ${title} Loading...

If your desktop icons do not display on your Windows desktop, try this fix. Figure : Background and color options Choose a fit to change the way the picture displays on the background. Z7_3054ICK0KGTE30AQO5O3KA30H5 hp-country-locator-portlet Actions ${title} Loading... HOMEWindows 7Windows VistaWindows XP SECURITYAVG antivirusComodo Internet SecurityHOSTS-file SOFTWAREShortcuts/HotkeysBack-up/file SyncFree software NETWORKWireless networkSharing filesOutlook PREPARATIONInstalling Windows in 10 stepsBackup data/driversPartitioning SYSTEMResizing partitionsMultibootMove personal files © 2001-2016 - Menno Schoone -

Just browse Program Files - in the system drive - using Windows Explorer and copy the path of the application related to the desktop icon or shortcut. Your copy of HijackThis needs to be in a folder of it's own. Wallpaper was not changing and now it is ....... Figure : Screen Saver Settings Click Settings to open a settings window for the selected screen saver (if settings are available).

Nicole OH MY GOD! his explanation Noman Ansari thankx ......uuuuu very much...nice R&D ollie Thanks!!! How small could an animal be before it is consciously aware of the effects of quantum mechanics? Try this and see if it helps . 10-05-2008, 10:05 AM #13 joliver375 Registered Member Join Date: Sep 2008 Posts: 8 OS: XP I tried to expand the

I uninstalled the powertoys Wallpaper Changer but my situation has not changed. have a peek at these guys The unused icons are moved to the background, to make the most used icons better reachable. List all Modes: Lists all the supported graphic resolutions and refresh rates that can be sent to the monitor by the video card or on-board video hardware. TURNING OFF THE DESKTOP CLEANUP WIZARD Windows XP automatically cleans up the unused desktop icons every 60 days.

Her desktop is part of a homegroup with mine - and I can delete her icons and see their properties from my computer. I need to change my settings but can't get there from the control panel either. To copy the path, click in the Windows Explorer Address bar, select all and then press CTRL+C. My IT department has disabled my display properties at work (when I right click on the desktop and click properties I get "your computer administrator has disabled the display proerties".

It remains empty. Besides these extra options, the taskbar has the possibility to extend the clipboard as well. And when i go back to the menu, the "Remove background images" is still enable!

Can't access Display Properties This is a discussion on Can't access Display Properties within the Windows XP Support forums, part of the Tech Support Forum category.

If you right click on my computer, or the network thingy, can you get it's properties window to load? 0 Discussion Starter Mr. Why would MS hide such an obscure setting in Ease Of Access? Also recently they made it so I cant adjust the time. Many times these issues occur if the active desktop feature is enabled.

Select lower settings if colors are incorrect when using a particular software application. The time now is 01:12 PM. -- Mobile_Default -- TSF - v2.0 -- TSF - v1.0 Contact Us - Tech Support Forum - Site Map - Community Rules - Terms of I will try creating a new account though. JBT The first tip was teh right one for me, thanks.

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