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Windows 7: Aero Desktop Question

12 Jun 2011   #1
shinobi226

Windows 7 pro 64 bit
 
 
Aero Desktop Question

Hi guys, i just wanted to know if their is a way to keep the aero desktop theme but to change the wallpaper? Each time i try to change the walpaper from the aero theme it creates a new one wich isint aero. Any ideas?


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12 Jun 2011   #2
Bongo

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Welcome to the Seven Forums
Try this Theme - Change or Save
& look at this Theme Pack - Create, Save, Install, and Delete
Jerry
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13 Jun 2011   #3
shinobi226

Windows 7 pro 64 bit
 
 

Hi Bongo i have read both file and i didnt see a way to just overwrite the desktop background of the actual aero theme. Maybe i just didn't understand it as i am only a newb.
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13 Jun 2011   #4
Bongo

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Try this

Desktop Background - Change

#1
Go to Personalization > Apply the Aero theme > Go to Desktop Background click on it.
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#2
Now choose a picture or use the Dropdown menu or Browse to your Picture. Then click on Save changes.
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#3
You will see Unsaved Theme, click on Save theme.
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Name it and click Save.
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You should have a saved theme.
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Jerry


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13 Jun 2011   #5
shinobi226

Windows 7 pro 64 bit
 
 

Thank you for your patience, i got it now
Bongo you are the man!
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14 Jun 2011   #6
Bongo

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by shinobi226 View Post
Thank you for your patience, i got it now
Bongo you are the man!
You're Welcome
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