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Windows 7: Theme is stuck on high contrast - cant change it back!!

28 Nov 2012   #1

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Theme is stuck on high contrast - cant change it back!!

Hi, i somehow put my theme onto high contrast, and now i cant properly change it back. I've tried looking through the forum but all the responses that posts get are something like 'we dont promote mischievous activities'.

Well this is on my personal laptop and id like a bit of help please. I changed my desktop background, but now i want to change the theme colour to match it, but i cant!

I want this kind of pop up

but what i get is this kind

Please help me get my theme colour changer thing to the origona W7 style.

(it may sound like im technically stupid, but.....only a little bit)

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29 Nov 2012   #2

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02 Dec 2012   #3
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23 Apr 2014   #4

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lol did you try to go to *services* on your computer?
look for themes and stop it (if its started) then start it again.
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 Theme is stuck on high contrast - cant change it back!!

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