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Windows 7: How do I change the start menu background to an image?

03 Jul 2012   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
How do I change the start menu background to an image?

I have seen this done before, you know the default white space where programs come up from the search box, I want to make that an image of my choice.

Thanks everyone!

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03 Jul 2012   #2

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Win 7 Pro x64 / Win 10 Pro

That is very hard to do I would recommend going to Virtual Customs and asking their there some talented people there that have done that I personally have not.
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