Windows Background Problem.

nizzex

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Something happened to my background. And now it looks like this (Pic in attachment) with the blue colour where the icon text is, Does anyone know how i can sort this problem? Thanks
 

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Simple.

1. Right Click on My Computer goto Properities
2. Under Advanced Click THe Settings Button in the Performance Box
3. make sure "Drop Shadows For Icon Lables on the desktop" is ticked.
4. Click ok.

Problem Sorted
 

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neorage said:
Simple.

1. Right Click on My Computer goto Properities
2. Under Advanced Click THe Settings Button in the Performance Box
3. make sure "Drop Shadows For Icon Lables on the desktop" is ticked.
4. Click ok.

Problem Sorted
Still hasnt sorted the problem. : shocked2
 

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make sure your GFX card is updated with the latest drivers and that the colur settings is 16bit or higher in the display properties
 

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If you're sure that Drop shadows is ticked, then the other cause is having Active Desktop enabled.

Right click on the desktop,
choose properties,
Select the Desktop tab,
Press Customise Desktop,
Select Web Tab
If any in there are ticked, untick them and OK all the way out
 

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ampearce said:
If you're sure that Drop shadows is ticked, then the other cause is having Active Desktop enabled.

Right click on the desktop,
choose properties,
Select the Desktop tab,
Press Customise Desktop,
Select Web Tab
If any in there are ticked, untick them and OK all the way out
That still wasnt the case, Doesnt matter ive sorted it now.
 
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