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Windows 7: High Contrast Won't Turn OFF

22 Sep 2010   #1
Reilly

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 
High Contrast Won't Turn OFF

Hi Guys,
sorry if its in the wrong Sub-Heading

I have pressed 'Shift-Alt-Print Screen'
and now i cannot get my Contrast Back to normal, i am at A College and i need a way for everyone to get their contrast back to normal, without restarting.


A Key Shorcut or a Script please
Thanks very much

Reilly


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22 Sep 2010   #2
Bill2

Windows 7 x64 pro/ Windows 7 x86 Pro/ XP SP3 x86
 
 

Right click on the desktop, click Personalise, then select an aero theme (something other than high contrast theme).
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22 Sep 2010   #3
Reilly

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

i am at a college and the admin has blocked me personalising
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22 Sep 2010   #4
JDobbsy1987

Windows 8.1 Pro x64
 
 

If you press thee keys again does it not revert back... it can take a couple of seconds?
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22 Sep 2010   #5
Reilly

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

the theme remains the same but the webpage goes to white/black but the theme does not change!
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22 Sep 2010   #6
Bill2

Windows 7 x64 pro/ Windows 7 x86 Pro/ XP SP3 x86
 
 

I hope you are not upto mischief. See this thread.

Is There a Silent Command-Line Operation to change theme?
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22 Sep 2010   #7
Reilly

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

the admin says thats a non no sorry, because students dont know the Admin Password, and im on work experience so i cant be up to mischief

any other ideas
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22 Sep 2010   #8
Bill2

Windows 7 x64 pro/ Windows 7 x86 Pro/ XP SP3 x86
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Reilly View Post
the admin says thats a non no sorry, because students dont know the Admin Password, and im on work experience so i cant be up to mischief

any other ideas
The link I posted has a couple of ways to go about it, dod you check them out?
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22 Sep 2010   #9
Reilly

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

we have tried the Basic Script and the other Link and they both require a ADMIN PAssword

Any others?
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22 Sep 2010   #10
Bill2

Windows 7 x64 pro/ Windows 7 x86 Pro/ XP SP3 x86
 
 

Ok, try this (provided you are allowed to).

1. Open the Make the computer easier to see page by clicking Start button, clicking Control Panel, clicking Ease of Access, clicking Ease of Access Center, and then clicking Make the computer easier to see.

2. Under High Contrast, uncheck all the options under “High contrast”.
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