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Icons Went Funky!

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#1 talenak


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Posted 06 April 2006 - 08:55 PM

I'm betting the culprit is my 2 year old, who loves to hit lots of buttons on my keyboard and click around with the mouse.

But now my icons all look like they are highlighted all the time and got this black shadow type thing that is really annoying me and I can't figure out how to fix it!

Anyone clue me in? Pretty pleeeeaaaase!

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Posted 06 April 2006 - 09:15 PM

Go into the Display Properties>Appearence>Advance>Item>Desktop and select the color that matches your screen.
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Posted 06 April 2006 - 10:59 PM

Or, if you just want to get rid of the shadow:

Right click My Computer / Properties / Advanced /
Under Performance, click the Settings button, and select the Visual Effects tab.
Scroll to the bottom, and make sure there is a check next to, Use drop shadows for icon labels on the desktop.
Click Apply.
Click OK.
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#4 talenak

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Posted 07 April 2006 - 01:34 AM

Removing or addign drop shadow doesn't make any difference at all. Changing the background color is helping some I'm just having a hard time getting it to select the color I want.


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