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Windows 7: desktop background return to previous background after changed it.

19 Nov 2012   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
desktop background return to previous background after changed it.

i used windows home premium 64bit, when i change my desktop background, after few minutes, it'll return to the previous desktop background. can anyone help me?

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19 Nov 2012   #2

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Hello Nirzan and welcome to Seven Forums.

Make sure you're following the steps in Option Two of this article, particularly Step 7, "save changes".

Desktop Background - Change

If the problem still isn't fixed, your computer may have damaged or corrupt system files. Sometimes files get damaged because of malware so run a full scan using your preferred anti-virus suite. Since no anti-virus is 100% effective 100% of the time, it's always a good idea to run some additional on-demand scans. These are free and recommended. The more scans you run (one at a time!) the greater the probability your computer is not infected.


ESET Online Scanner



If your computer comes back clean I'd next run a system file checker scan from an elevated command prompt (option two.) If problems are found, run the scan 3 times and reboot your computer after each scan.

SFC /SCANNOW Command - System File Checker

Please post back if anything helped or not.
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20 Nov 2012   #3

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
desktop background problem solved

problem solved! i just created new admin account in my laptop. i've run all the things u suggested. but it wont work. thanks for your help!
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20 Nov 2012   #4

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Glad to hear you got it sorted out. Thanks for posting back.
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