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Windows 7: not able to set image as desktop background in window home basic 64 bi

27 Jun 2012   #1
ravindra0592

window 7 home basic 64 bit
 
 
not able to set image as desktop background in window home basic 64 bi

i am using window 7 home basic 64 bit.
when i click on an image and set that image as "desktop background" then it does not effect anything.
even i go to control panel and then background setting and set or change background then also it does not do anything.
please fix this window problem even though my window is genuine.


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27 Jun 2012   #2
DellMekh

windows 7 ultimate x64
 
 

Hi ravindra0592,

My name is Mekh and I work for the Social Media and Community Team at Dell.
Please check the below link to see how to customize your desktop.
Video: Personalizing your PC - Help & How-to - Microsoft Windows

Hope that helps.

Regards,
Mekh Subba
Dell Social Media Responder.
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27 Jun 2012   #3
koolkat77

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Home Premium 64Bit
 
 

Try this click on the start orb and type the following in search and when the jpg image shows up right click on it and "open file location"

  • Go to this folder: %USERPROFILE%\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Themes\(copy and paste that into the Start/search or Run box).
  • Delete the TranscodedWallpaper.jpg file.
  • Try to set your wallpaper again.

Let us know if that fixes it.
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