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Can't set desltop picture

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  • Windows XP
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Anonymous
September 10, 2005 4:45:01 PM

Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.customize (More info?)

I have read all the post pertaining to this subject and can't get anything to
work.
When I go to display properties and desktop the browse button is grey out.
If I go to the wb tab "my current home page is the only option and the new
and delete buttons are greyed out. I want to place a picture on my desktop
and can't.

More about : set desltop picture

September 11, 2005 2:11:27 AM

Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.customize (More info?)

In news:4E2A9D7E-2C3A-4918-846E-51174A77BABD@microsoft.com,
bliss <bliss@discussions.microsoft.com> had this to say:

My reply is at the bottom of your sent message:

> I have read all the post pertaining to this subject and can't get
> anything to work.
> When I go to display properties and desktop the browse button is grey
> out. If I go to the wb tab "my current home page is the only option
> and the new and delete buttons are greyed out. I want to place a
> picture on my desktop and can't.

Start here:

Malware Cleaning :
http://kgiii.info/windows/all/general/malwarefix.html

For your display though you'll want to head here:

Line 285 Right hand side - restore display tabs.
http://www.kellys-korner-xp.com/xp_tweaks.htm

Galen
--

"You know that a conjurer gets no credit when once he has explained his
trick; and if I show you too much of my method of working, you will
come to the conclusion that I am a very ordinary individual after all."

Sherlock Holmes
Anonymous
September 11, 2005 10:31:03 AM

Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.customize (More info?)

Thanks, Galen. But I'm new ti Windows - do I have to type all of those
commands in?

"
September 12, 2005 12:50:12 AM

Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.customize (More info?)

In news:A41D967A-C67B-4A59-BA7D-FB43237703EE@microsoft.com,
bliss <bliss@discussions.microsoft.com> had this to say:

My reply is at the bottom of your sent message:

> Thanks, Galen. But I'm new ti Windows - do I have to type all of
> those commands in?
>
> "

Umm, what commands? First off you'd check your system for malware - there's
clear directions on the site. Secondly you'd then want to use the registry
file that's included on the second link to Kelly's site. When you download
that one and open it it will ask you if you want to merge the information
and you will say yes.

Galen
--

"You know that a conjurer gets no credit when once he has explained his
trick; and if I show you too much of my method of working, you will
come to the conclusion that I am a very ordinary individual after all."

Sherlock Holmes
!