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Windows 7: No Color Scheme in Control Panel

21 Mar 2013   #11
Indianatone

Windows 7 x64 Ultimate and numerous virtual machines
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Xeal Clianad View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Indianatone View Post
Hi Xeal Clianad and welcome to Seven Forums
I think you will find Home Basic does not allow you to change the colour schemes of the Windows. That is one of the limitations of Home Basic.
You can change the wallpaper. Change your desktop background You can pick different built in options by searching in the start menu for Change the color scheme but you cannot change them to different colours or themes.
I looked at your first image attachment. That is what I meant, and when I tried to find it, it wasn't there.
Type exactly what I typed in the first attachment and it will come up. It is hidden and that is the only way to get it to come up in home basic.




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21 Mar 2013   #12
Xeal Clianad

Windows 7 Home Basic x64 SP1
 
 

Good news, and bad news:

Good news: I did what you did and I saw it on the Start Menu.

Bad news: Nothing's happening.
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21 Mar 2013   #13
Indianatone

Windows 7 x64 Ultimate and numerous virtual machines
 
 

When you see it on the start menu you then have to click on the text to get the window to open.
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21 Mar 2013   #14
Element7

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit
 
 

Yea Home Basic doesn't have that. My moms laptop has Home Basic.
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21 Mar 2013   #15
Xeal Clianad

Windows 7 Home Basic x64 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Indianatone View Post
When you see it on the start menu you then have to click on the text to get the window to open.
I meant that when I type it, there was a result, but when I click it nothing happened.
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21 Mar 2013   #16
Indianatone

Windows 7 x64 Ultimate and numerous virtual machines
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Xeal Clianad View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Indianatone View Post
When you see it on the start menu you then have to click on the text to get the window to open.
I meant that when I type it, there was a result, but when I click it nothing happened.
Are you logged in as ADMIN?
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21 Mar 2013   #17
Xeal Clianad

Windows 7 Home Basic x64 SP1
 
 

Yeah.

P.S.: My laptop got a nasty malware once. It made my laptop go crazy. I don't know if this is helping but... anyway.
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21 Mar 2013   #18
Indianatone

Windows 7 x64 Ultimate and numerous virtual machines
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Xeal Clianad View Post
Yeah.

P.S.: My laptop got a nasty malware once. It made my laptop go crazy. I don't know if this is helping but... anyway.
OK well it seems to work in my Home Basic virtual machine. It is fully updated with SP1. Is there anything else that does not work on your laptop? Maybe you need to run a malware scan.
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21 Mar 2013   #19
Xeal Clianad

Windows 7 Home Basic x64 SP1
 
 

This is what I got Indianatone...

(start)

Malwarebytes Anti-Malware (Trial) 1.70.0.1100
Malwarebytes : Free anti-malware download

Database version: v2012.12.14.11

Windows 7 Service Pack 1 x64 NTFS
Internet Explorer 9.0.8112.16421
cadalin :: XEALCLIANAD [administrator]

Protection: Enabled

3/22/2013 12:37:18 PM
MBAM-log-2013-03-22 (12-52-35).txt

Scan type: Quick scan
Scan options enabled: Memory | Startup | Registry | File System | Heuristics/Extra | Heuristics/Shuriken | PUP | PUM
Scan options disabled: P2P
Objects scanned: 237710
Time elapsed: 11 minute(s), 11 second(s)

Memory Processes Detected: 0
(No malicious items detected)

Memory Modules Detected: 0
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Keys Detected: 3
HKCU\SOFTWARE\Trymedia Systems (Adware.TryMedia) -> No action taken.
HKCU\Software\RavenBleuSA (Adware.Hotbar.RB) -> No action taken.
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\RavenBleuSA (Adware.Hotbar.RB) -> No action taken.

Registry Values Detected: 0
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Data Items Detected: 0
(No malicious items detected)

Folders Detected: 4
C:\Users\cadalin\Local Settings\Application Data\RavenBleuSA (Adware.Hotbar.RB) -> No action taken.
C:\Users\cadalin\Local Settings\Application Data\RavenBleuSA\bin (Adware.Hotbar.RB) -> No action taken.
C:\Users\cadalin\Local Settings\Application Data\RavenBleuSA\bin\1.0.14.0 (Adware.Hotbar.RB) -> No action taken.
C:\Users\cadalin\Local Settings\Application Data\RavenBleuSA\data (Adware.Hotbar.RB) -> No action taken.

Files Detected: 8
C:\Users\cadalin\Local Settings\Application Data\RavenBleuSA\bin\1.0.14.0\copyright.txt (Adware.Hotbar.RB) -> No action taken.
C:\Users\cadalin\Local Settings\Application Data\RavenBleuSA\bin\1.0.14.0\RavenBleuSACB.exe (Adware.Hotbar.RB) -> No action taken.
C:\Users\cadalin\Local Settings\Application Data\RavenBleuSA\bin\1.0.14.0\RavenBleuSAHook.dll (Adware.Hotbar.RB) -> No action taken.
C:\Users\cadalin\Local Settings\Application Data\RavenBleuSA\bin\1.0.14.0\RavenBleuUninstaller.exe (Adware.Hotbar.RB) -> No action taken.
C:\Users\cadalin\Local Settings\Application Data\RavenBleuSA\data\RavenBleuSA.dat (Adware.Hotbar.RB) -> No action taken.
C:\Users\cadalin\Local Settings\Application Data\RavenBleuSA\data\RavenBleuSAau.dat (Adware.Hotbar.RB) -> No action taken.
C:\Users\cadalin\Local Settings\Application Data\RavenBleuSA\data\RavenBleuSA_hpk.dat (Adware.Hotbar.RB) -> No action taken.
C:\Users\cadalin\Local Settings\Application Data\RavenBleuSA\data\RavenBleuSA_kyf.dat (Adware.Hotbar.RB) -> No action taken.

(end)

Haven't done anything yet; waiting instructions...
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22 Mar 2013   #20
Britton30
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

Hi Xeal, I would allow those detections to be removed. Adware.Hotbar.RB is some type of malware and may be difficult to remove.
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