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Windows 7: I'm having trouble with changing my desktop background

04 Oct 2011   #11
Layback Bear

Windows 7 Pro. 64/SP-1
 
 

System Specs please. Help us help you.


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29 Oct 2011   #12
Ash11

Windows 7
 
 

Just an update, my screen saver doesn't work now. It was working all along but now it does not. wth is going on with my computer.
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19 Nov 2011   #13
Ash11

Windows 7
 
 

Hey guys just thought i let you know that i found a temp soulution to my problem. I can change my backgrounf image but the pic does not show up when i click personalize and where the pic should be when you you click on desk top background, right now it says slide show and not the pic i have as a background at the moment.
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19 Nov 2011   #14
A Guy

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1
 
 

As I still see no system specs, I'll just offer my work around. D/L the free Irfanview and install it (it's a great program to have anyway, I set it as my default image viewer). Open the image you want as wallpaper in Irfanview. On top menu> Options> Set as wallpaper> Center. That should work fine, and you can use that method to set your wallpaper. A Guy
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