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Windows 7: Desktop Background problem

10 Jan 2009   #1

Windows 7 RC 7100 32bit/64bit
Desktop Background problem

My desktop background keeps dissappearing and/or stopping from Slideshow and reverting to one single background picture...

Has anyone had this issue?
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03 Apr 2010   #2


Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by limneos View Post
My desktop background keeps dissappearing and/or stopping from Slideshow and reverting to one single background picture...

Has anyone had this issue?
For some reason my reply didn't seem to make it here, so I'll repost what I had:

Yeah, I have the same problem. Did you find a way to fix it?

All of a sudden, my Win 7 desktop background can only display solid colors, no jpgs anymore. And when I try to set a jpg as the background image through the default image viewer, an error message appears, telling me about some internal error.

PLEASE help! Anyone know what I can do to fix the problem?

(I've also posted here, and I'm sorry for any confusion this may cause:
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05 Apr 2010   #3


BTW, I did find a solution, and posted it at the above link. So, whoever's got the same issue: go there and try it out!
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