The web page info in the Update section above solved my problem. May 2, 2007 Chad Everett I agree, nice tip - but it doesn't (always) work. :) In other words, the box is checked, but my desktop still has the background. It worked. December 28, 2007 Ted My desktop icons still have the color behind them, i have tried and did not work for me, any other option??? navigate here
It works now.. by choolah / February 2, 2005 2:48 AM PST In reply to: Do you have TweakUI installed? February 11, 2010 Danielle AHHHHHHHHHHHHH i couldnt figure out how to fix it but i found this page thank you so much February 18, 2010 mohit thanx buddy…this forum realy helped just "right click on your desktop" 2.click on "arrange by icons " 3. http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/windows/why-do-my-icons-have-a-background-color-in-windows-xp/
Thank you. AV "you may have set to display a web page in the background, To disable the webpage Right Click on your desktop–> Properties Select Customize desktop under Desktop tab. Control Panel > Display > Desktop > Customize Desktop > Web > Uncheck everything here > OK > Apply but both are not working, please help me !!!!!!!!! Thanks alot!!! (: September 9, 2011 ami Thank You.
Now select Web tab in the Desktop Items window, and deselect if any web pages are shown. by sp_100 / February 2, 2005 7:24 AM PST In reply to: All solutions have failed me! credit to u June 17, 2010 Palu Hey Guys i've read all the comments but any of them did not worked for me, i am system admin and i used GPO Icon Background Transparent Hinzufügen Playlists werden geladen...
October 2, 2007 Mohammed Malik Hi all, Thanks for the help! :) October 5, 2007 Suneel Thanks for the help guys. Xp Desktop Icons Transparent Text Du kannst diese Einstellung unten ändern. Then press ok. http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/windows/why-do-my-icons-have-a-background-color-in-windows-xp/ August 29, 2007 paul I'm really getting frustrated, none of the above suggestions have worked for me, de-seclting web pages, lock desktop icons, checking the drop down menu box, none of
This was driving me nuts, so thanks a lot AV!! Change Desktop Icon Background Color Windows 7 then go to your desktop and hit refresh. please help. May 8, 2011 Tofan Hi tapan it will work pls read the Steps Carefully it wll must work Thanx for the valuable Tips i got it !
I was going insane!
Reply 10 08 2008 Atom (03:28:17) : I just created another administrator profile. How To Make Desktop Icons Transparent Windows 7 May 20, 2010 shadab finally!!!!!!!!!!thank u. How To Remove Desktop Icon Background Color In Windows Xp I have tried unchecking the ‘lock desktop items' box in the display properties customize desktop dialogue.
Click on properties. check over here then hit apply that worked for me. And you will have the transparant background May 3, 2007 The Geek Thanks AV… My readers are great! April 1, 2009 User why in the first place they have this ver BAD description in Windows software? How To Make Desktop Icons Transparent Windows 10
I checked the box and then unchecked it and THEN it worked. Select Customize desktop on the Desktop tab, then select the Web tab on the desktop items window and deselect any web pages that are shown. Should You Buy a Chromebook? his comment is here Control Panel>System>Advanced>Performance area>Settings button>Visual Effects tab “Use drop shadows for icon labels on the Desktop”.(check it or tick on it) 2.
the second one worked perfectly. Windows Xp Desktop Icons Blue Background Remove MMMM Apreciated man…. Under web (Customize desktop -> Web), de-select ‘Lock desktop icons’ which then enables users to modify icon properties.
I can't tell you how happy I am to get rid of the background on all my desktop icons' captions. your advice was the single one who really works! Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Back to Windows Legacy OS forum 15 total posts Popular Forums icon Computer Help 51,912 discussions icon Computer Newbies 10,498 discussions icon Laptops 20,411 discussions Transparent Desktop Icons Windows 10 START-RUN – TYPE “GPEDIT.MSC Go to User Congifiguration-Administrative Templates-desktop-active desktop Look to the right and find the setting that says disable active desktop..double click and choose enable…..
December 11, 2009 kathirvel Thanks a lot friend it worked well…. I have tried converting my images to .bmp. October 14, 2011 gus Ok, none of this is working for me. weblink Hope this helps October 16, 2008 Suneel Hey guys, If any of the above things dint work for you….then try the procedure as explained by Mike Thompson.
Please advise in getting my Web tab back!! I guess Christoffer might also be on the ball with his BMP suggestion, because following Mike's advice only allow BMP as background image. April 13, 2010 Paras God! may god bless you..
Get geeky trivia, fun facts, and much more. October 28, 2007 Diane I did what you stated in the web site. July 18, 2009 the pa this is the way that worked for me: "Under web (Customize desktop -> Web), un-select ‘Lock desktop icons’ which then enables users to modify icon properties" thank u……..
June 10, 2007 Prameet Sinha Hey, the second one worked its great to see the desktop. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. (LogOut/Change) You are Update If the above does not work, you might want to also check these additional settings suggested by readers in the comments. April 3, 2009 Sanjoga Subudhi I have a suggestion to all those readers whose 1st solution don't work.
JOIN THE DISCUSSION Tweet Lowell Heddings, better known online as the How-To Geek, spends all his free time bringing you fresh geekery on a daily basis. Finally your Tip worked. January 25, 2011 techuth Thanks man it works. IT HELPED SO MUCH!!!
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