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Windows 7: problem with windows home basic , plz help

16 Feb 2010   #1

windows 7 home basic
 
 
problem with windows home basic , plz help

hi all,
i want to personalize my desktop and do change on that theme to another ,,
how i can change themes ??? (windows home not ultimate)

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16 Feb 2010   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Well, some features of Windows 7 are disabled in the Home Basic edition, but to change themes (if you can) you right click on the desktop and from the menu that appears you select Personalize. From there select the theme you want.
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16 Feb 2010   #3

windows 7 home basic
 
 

i did it but Personalize not be in that menu ,,see this pic


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16 Feb 2010   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate 64-Bit
 
 

Looks like you cant change this then. Check for it in control panel. Look for Personalisation or Appearance and Themes.
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16 Feb 2010   #5

ultimate 64 sp1
 
 

hi loverlion2010, and welcome to sevenforums,

exactly which version of 7 have you got? unfortunately, if you are using windows 7 starter version, you will not be able to change themes/wallpaper.

one way to find out which version you have is to go to control panel >> system and security >> system (as in picture below).


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16 Feb 2010   #6

windows 7 home basic
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by tezlewis View Post
Looks like you cant change this then. Check for it in control panel. Look for Personalisation or Appearance and Themes.
not in control panal
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16 Feb 2010   #7

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Then yeah, you can't change theme. If I'm reading Microsoft right, you can change your wallpaper though. Just right click on an image and click the "Set as desktop" option.
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