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Windows 7: Black theme black text on certain areas regedit help.

21 Aug 2015   #1
rgfx

windows 8 64bit
 
 
Black theme black text on certain areas regedit help.

I am sure this has been posted a million times but am not exactly sure how to search for it.

Got black text with a dark theme, hoping that its controlled from one regedit area, I messed with a few in

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\Desktop\WindowMetrics

it so annoying having to restart to test, can anyone point me in the right direction. Please.

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22 Aug 2015   #2
paul1149

Linux Lite 2.8 x64 (full-featured, fast, rock-solid)
 
 

Since it's a Current_User function, you can simply log off and back on.
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