The Explorer Background & File Icon Text Colour Tags: Configuration Windows Explorer Explorer Windows Vista Last response: June 16, 2010 9:32 PM in Windows Vista Share ujaansona June 16, 2010 12:05:48 PM I used AveDesktopApp from this site http://www.aveapps.com/folderbg.html to change my windows explorer background to this : But whenever I hit F5 i.e. refresh the page, icon text colour goes back to default black, resulting in this : Is there any way to properly customize file & folder text colour or maybe even the Background (Though background image remains unaffected)? Any suggestion will be of great help. More about : explorer background file icon text colour Jonmor68 June 16, 2010 9:32:03 PM I don't think you can in Vista, I'm in W7, You could change text colour in XP. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources How to remove the background colour of the icon tray on desk top Forum How do I change desktop icon text background to none? Forum Hiding desktop icons makes background white, + other colour problems Forum Icon text background Forum Desktop Icon Text Background Forum Desktop Icon Text Background Forum Desktop Icon Text Background Forum Unable to choose icon text colour Forum SolvedFile Explorer Icon Missing Forum desktop icon text with backgrounds Forum Search for text in a file in Windows Explorer Forum Windows Explorer's feature to find text within a file fails Forum Explorer Find File Tool Not searching Text - XP Home edition Forum Why does XP recent doc files have explorer icon Forum File Icons Missing In Windows Explorer! Forum Takes a long time to show files icons in Windows Explorer Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows Vista categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security !