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Windows 7: No desktop background image!

03 Sep 2010   #21
richc46

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 10, Home Clean Install
 
 

Your benefactor can be seen, by checking your CP.

Thanks J.


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03 Sep 2010   #22
elm

 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by elm View Post

No problem, here it is: Windows 7 Background Image Problem Fix

Hope it makes enough sense; even for inexperienced users.
So, where'd the tutorial go? I created it because it sounded like motc7 and WalkerA WinTeam advised me to do so; yet tonight it already seems to have been deleted.

Was there something wrong with it?
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11 Jun 2017   #23
thorium

Win 7 starter
 
 
similar problem

Hi
Im sorry i know this is an old post but related, I cannot set up a wallpaper on win 7 starter because I did something I cannot remember to help me with mmorpg performance, went to some weird option and enabled a mode wich makes win 7 look like previous versions, some kind of minimalist mode to remove ram usage from the desktop enviroment.
Do u guys have any idea how to reverse it or how to find the option? I tried to find the forums ive been to but couldnt.. Thanks in advance.
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11 Jun 2017   #24
Layback Bear

Windows 10 Pro. 64/ version 1709
 
 

Welcome to our forum thorium

Not knowing what you have done I suggest reading this tutorial by Brink.
It will give you some guide lines.

Desktop Background Wallpaper - Change in Windows 7 Starter - Windows 7 Help Forums

Quote:
By default the Windows 7 Starter and Windows 7 Home Basic editions do not include the Personalization features such as change desktop background, Desktop Slideshow, Screen Saver, and Windows Color and Appearance.

Jack
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11 Jun 2017   #25
thorium

Win 7 starter
 
 

Thx ! what really helped me was the second option, personalization panel, now its all good. Thx a lot.
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11 Jun 2017   #26
Layback Bear

Windows 10 Pro. 64/ version 1709
 
 

Your welcome thorium.

Happy computing.

Jack
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