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Windows 7: Slideshow Desktop problem


20 Mar 2010   #1

windows 7 64 bit
 
 
Slideshow Desktop problem

Hello

I just changed to a new graphics card (from an ATI Radeon 4550 to an eVGA Geoforce 9800 GT) and after installing the nVidia drivers, I lost my desktop slideshow, and I can't seem to get it back. There is nothing in the nVidia control panel that seems to be desktop slideshow related (could be wrong!) and re-selecting and changing themes multiple times hasn't fixed the problem.

Any ideas or suggestions?

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20 Mar 2010   #2

Vista Ult 64 bit Seven Ult RTM x64
 
 

Hello Iwbastion,

Welcome to Seven Forums.

Is there no option for it under Desktop Background from the Personalize Window? I assume you have tried themes with multiple backgrounds. Please keep us posted.

Gary
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20 Mar 2010   #3

windows 7 64 bit
 
 

Puzzlingly, I ran a game that ended up locking up (MW3, which has compatibility issues with post-win98) and to get out I ctrl-alt-del to get the task manager, and when I closed the game and came back to my desktop my desktop slideshow was working normally.

Still at a loss as to why it wasn't working before, but now it seems to be fine.
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21 Mar 2010   #4

Vista Ult 64 bit Seven Ult RTM x64
 
 

Glad it's working for you. Odd.
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