Vista Wallpaper will not change. How to fix.

Discussion in 'Windows Vista General Discussion' started by No-Mad, Jun 13, 2007.

  1. No-Mad

    No-Mad Guest

    1. Open "Control Panel".
    2. Make sure "Control Panel Home" is selected on the left and NOT "Classic
    3.Look for "Ease of Access". DO NOT Click on it.
    4. Under "Ease of Access" look for "Optimize Visual Display".
    5. Select/Click on "Optimize Visual Display".
    6. Look for and un-check box beside "Remove Background Images (where

    You should now be able to change your wallpaper.

    I had the same problem. No other fixes worked. I tried all sorts of weird
    suggestions I found on the internet and none worked.

    This I stumbled upon while fooling around with my computer and it worked.

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    No-Mad, Jun 13, 2007
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  2. No-Mad

    Mac Guest

    I don't get that last option on my config. But I don't have wallpaper
    Mac, Jun 13, 2007
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  3. No-Mad

    No-Mad Guest

    I have Vista Home Premium; perhaps it is not in your version. I had to scroll
    down and look carefully to find it though.
    No-Mad, Jun 14, 2007
  4. No-Mad

    Mac Guest

    I see it now...

    Mac, Jun 15, 2007
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