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Windows 7: Desktop solid color settings in Windows 7

20 Jan 2015   #1

windows embedded standard 7 x64
Desktop solid color settings in Windows 7

Could someone tell me how to change the Hue, Sat and Lum settings for Solid color Black (desktop background) in registry?
I have applied solid color black and want to set the Hue, Sat and Lum to 160, 0, 1 through registry.
I do tried changing the value HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\Colors\ Background, but it doesn't reflect.
Appreciate your help!


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20 Jan 2015   #2

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit

Hi and welcome to SevenForums,
Have you tried a high contrast theme ?

I don't know how to tweak the registry or why you would either but have you thought to simply use a image in the color you want :/
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20 Jan 2015   #3
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8

You have to change it in the Catalyst Control Center. Right click on the desktop.

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