How to set my desktop at 16 bits Tags: Desktops Windows XP Last response: April 19, 2011 2:32 PM in Windows XP Share Anonymous April 17, 2011 9:08:04 AM How can I setup my desktop to 16 bits? More about : set desktop bits Saga Lout April 17, 2011 10:30:44 AM Your whole system? Usually you would do this for a single programme which was developed before XP and 32 bit came out at the turn of the century. Have a look at this KB article on the subject. http://support.microsoft.com/kb/324767 m 0 l PhilFrisbie April 18, 2011 4:40:03 AM If you mean 16 bit color depth then right click on the desktop, choose properties, and on one of the tabs (I'm on a Win7 system right now) you can choose from 256 color, 16 bit, or 24/32 bit depth. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer hang-the-9 April 19, 2011 2:32:24 PM Maybe you should give a bit of details as to why you need to do this? 16 bit color is not great to use, you will see banding in color transitions. Are you getting a message or an error talking about this? What's the exact message and from what? I like to use the analogy in questions like this, you run into a doctor's office and ask where they keep the bandages instead or asking them to fix your cut off arm. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources How to set my desktop at 16 bits Forum How to setyour desktop color depth to 16 bit Forum How to setyour desktop color depth to 16 bit Forum SolvedHow to set installing files to go to the HDD instead of the desktop Forum How to set personal password to be 40 bits or 104bits Forum Solvedhow to run 16bit on 64bit Forum Solvedhow to run 16bit on 64bit Forum how do I set up my desktop to receive a wireless signal from my camera phone? Forum I have a HP desktop and want to factory set how? Forum How do i set my hdd as an desktop instead of the ssd Forum How to set up home desktop to be remotely accessed outside of home network Forum SolvedHow to reset settings back to factory on a Gateway Windows XP desktop Forum How to set the 16 inches full screen settings Forum how to run 16 bit application in windows 7 / windows 8 64 bit system? Forum How to change color bit mode to 16 bit color on windows 8.1? Forum now can some one tell me how big of a hard drive..widows 7 16 GB available hard disk space (32-bit) or 20 GB (64-bit) Forum SolvedCheapest 16gb RAM set? (2x8 modules, 1600mhz max) Forum Solved16-bit / 32-bit programs: how to run in Windows 7 Forum SolvedHow do i run a 16 bit game on windows 7 64 bit os Forum How to set up laptop through fixed router with desktop already connected Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !