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Windows 7: Color is overriding chosen background picture

27 Jun 2011   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bits
Color is overriding chosen background picture


Before I updated to Ultimate from Starter, I had disabled the background image prefering the default black, but since recently upgrading, I wished to use the themes.

When going to the preferences, windows does confirm my chosen background picture to be the one currently used.. but the set color obviously overrides it. I tried rebooting, no such luck.

Any clues on how I could disable the color to allow the viewing of the background picture of my choosing ?

Thank you

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27 Jun 2011   #2

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Hello Symphony, and welcome to Seven Forums.

It sounds like you may need to uncheck the Remove background images (where available) box in the Ease of Access Center as in the tutorial below to allow having wallpapers again.

Remove Background Images (where available)

Hope this helps,
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27 Jun 2011   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bits

I didnt remember where that was..

Thank you Shawn
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27 Jun 2011   #4

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

You're most welcome. :)
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