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Windows 7: Window Color and Appearance Shortcut - Create

09 Mar 2013   #10

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Hello Keith, and welcome to Seven Forums.

Yes, that's the normal method used like below, but the shortcut in the tutorial on the first page can be used anywhere to help people to be able to quickly open directly to "Advanced Appearance Settings" when they like. It's just another option.

Window Color and Appearance - Change

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09 Jul 2016   #11

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
How to prevent changes in Advanced Color and Appearance ?

Yeas, It's works great, BUT how to prevent changes in Advanced Color and Appearance ??? Wired question, it is just rundll32.exe ! There is a lot of shortcuts come (also many Windows tasks). Is it even possible? When is changed theme or themepack all is messed out !!! Well color, sounds and screen saver can be easy reverted, but who can remember or write every option in Advanced Color and Appearance ??? I suppose that must be some way to save that's settings in Registry or wherever ! But have not any idea how to do this !!! Is anybody can solve this really tricky puzzle, I, and sure many more will be extremely graceful !!! Thanks in advance for every try to answer and hope solve that wired question !!! Love for all, Respectfully yours Zenicablues (8:30 9.7.2016)
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09 Jul 2016   #12

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Hello Zenicablues,

If you like, you could use an option in the tutorial below to prevent users from being able to change Advanced Color and Appearance.

Window Color and Appearance - Enable or Disable Change

The tutorial below can help show you how to back up and restore your Advanced Color and Appearance settings.

Advanced Appearance Settings - Backup and Restore in Windows
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