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Windows 7: Changing the background in a window?


10 Sep 2011   #1

Windows 7 Home (64bit)
 
 
Changing the background in a window?

I read the tutorial, and unless I missed it, then it is not there. Link here......


Basically I want to change the color of the background in the window that appears when you click on a folder. And can I do custom Backgrounds for individual folder windows?


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10 Sep 2011   #2

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Win 7 Pro x64 / Win 8.1 Pro
 
 

Here?
Changing the background in a window?-new-folder.png


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11 Sep 2011   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 sp1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by StupidDude View Post


Basically I want to change the color of the background in the window that appears when you click on a folder. And can I do custom Backgrounds for individual folder windows?
try this one.
Customize & change folder backgrounds with Windows 7 Folder Background Changer | The Windows Club
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12 Sep 2011   #4

Windows 7 Home (64bit)
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Bongo View Post

Yes, that is what I am talking about.

The previous poster doesn't have a lot of rep so I won't use it. Has anyone else used it? Can anyone verify it is safe?
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12 Sep 2011   #5
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

Quote:
The previous poster doesn't have a lot of rep so I won't use it
You should not go by the number of reps. A new mew member or a member that does not log in very often may still know a lot about the system or a particular area.
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12 Sep 2011   #6

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Win 7 Pro x64 / Win 8.1 Pro
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by StupidDude View Post
Yes, that is what I am talking about.

The previous poster doesn't have a lot of rep so I won't use it. Has anyone else used it? Can anyone verify it is safe?
You could try that program that young man has made some very good programs.
First I would make a System Restore Point - Create so if something goes wrong you can go back.
Or
If you are using the default aero theme I can change that for you. All I need is a color and a name for the theme and I can post it in zip folder here for you.
If you are using a custom theme you will need to ask the theme maker. It's not cool to change someone else work.
&
You will need to do 1 of these 2 ways of Enabling custom themes for it to work.
Enabling Custom Themes - Windows 7
Or
Theme - How to Apply Custom Themes
Let me know
Jerry
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12 Sep 2011   #7

Windows 7 Professional 32-bit (6.1, Build 7600)
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by whs View Post
Quote:
The previous poster doesn't have a lot of rep so I won't use it
You should not go by the number of reps. A new mew member or a member that does not log in very often may still know a lot about the system or a particular area.
I agree with WHS, well put!
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