color in desktop icons

Discussion in 'Desktop Customisation' started by failurbydesign, Feb 3, 2005.

  1. failurbydesign

    failurbydesign music MUSIC music Political User

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    for some weird reason when i restsred my computer i got color behind the text on my desktop icons...it went from clear to blue..how do i change it back to clear?
     
  2. zeke_mo

    zeke_mo (value not set) Staff Member Political User Folding Team

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    that happens to me when I dont use driver cleaner when updating drivers. Try downloading driver cleaner from here http://www.drivercleaner.net/ and then reinstall the newest video drivers for your card
     
  3. failurbydesign

    failurbydesign music MUSIC music Political User

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    let me try..
     
  4. failurbydesign

    failurbydesign music MUSIC music Political User

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    thats a big negative...its still there....
     
  5. ~bk

    ~bk I Political User

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    Properties > Desktop > Customize Desktop > Web > Uncheck 'Lock Desktop Icons'

    That should do it. ;)
     
  6. failurbydesign

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    it was never checked so i checked it then i unchecked it and nothing happend...its still there
     
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    Hmmm.. very weird. Try this:
    Properties > Desktop > Customize Desktop > Web > Uncheck 'My Current Homepage'
     
  8. Tittles

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    1. Right Click on My Computer > Properties or Go to Start Menu > Settings > Control Panel > System

    2. Click on Advanced Tab > Performance Settings

    3. Select Custom

    4. Check Use drop shadows for icon labels on desktop