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18 Feb 2010   #1

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Using wallpapers from different countries to make....

Ok so you know how when you choose which pictures to put in your desktop slideshow they have different countries, I believe they have US, Canada, Australia, UK and that's it. Well what if I want one picture from the US collection and one from the UK one in my desktop slideshow, how do I do that, it's not letting me, it seems as if I gotta stick with one country only.

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18 Feb 2010   #2

Win7 Enterprise, Win7 x86 (Ult 7600), Win7 x64 Ult 7600, TechNet RTM on AMD x64 (2.8Ghz)
 
 

Have you tried to make a new folder like "My Wallpapers"

Then copy each pic you want into that folder & set that folder as the default for your slideshow.
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18 Feb 2010   #3

Windows 7
 
 

I can't find where the Austrlia and UK photos are located, I looked in the Globalization folder and they are not there
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18 Feb 2010   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate x32
 
 

windows 7 includes various geographically related regional themes... These themes target different geographical areas. Included in the themes, are country specific regional wallpapers that feature beautiful tourist attractions, sceneries and landscapes of the countries...
The wallpapers are in form of High definition (HD) photos which have the resolution of 19201200.... all 120 wallpapers are different and there are 6 wallpapers from a country...
download here and have fun mixing them
cheers
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18 Feb 2010   #5

 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by MJG3 View Post
I can't find where the Austrlia and UK photos are located, I looked in the Globalization folder and they are not there
Just find the theme you want the pic from, apply it (in the personalization menu) and open the 'Desktop background' then drag the image you want in your slideshow to your desktop (from the window)

NOTE: This will move that picture from the regional theme.
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18 Feb 2010   #6
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Right click on desktop > personalize > bottom right in "My Themes" go to "Get more themes online". There you get more than you can possibly use.
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24 Feb 2010   #7
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24 Feb 2010   #8

Windows 7 Ultimate (x64) SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by MJG3 View Post
I can't find where the Austrlia and UK photos are located, I looked in the Globalization folder and they are not there
Make sure you set folder options to view hidden files/folders and untick hide protected operating system files. Then navigate to Windows\Globalization\MCT
Double click each theme to activate and add to themes library
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