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Windows 7: Changing windows explorers white paper background color

05 Aug 2011   #1

Both 64 & 32 bit home premium editions w/ win 7 upgrades sp1
Changing windows explorers white paper background color

It seems this is the only area where a different background color can not be changed, stuck with blinding white,
Been in advanced windows color and nothing applies to explorer, tried all categories,
Programs are effected most anyway,
Any hacks out there :)

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05 Aug 2011   #2

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Win 7 Pro x64 / Win 10 Pro

Something like this start reading from post-67 down
you can use one of those two tutorials in post 69 to enable custom themes and browse for custom themes.
Let me know if you would like me make a change for you.
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30 Dec 2014   #3

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
awful white background of windows explorer

My Dell Vista 32 bit died after six years and I replaced same with Dell Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit and I have everything in my favorite colors of orange and green, but the damn Windows Explorer white drives me nuts, with the lavender/blue trim. I am a designer and like my pc pages to match my decor. Many don't like the white due to it giving them eye strain. I loved Vista and everything was orange and it stayed that way. can someone help please?
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