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??? as alot of other people said, the second one worked! To check this, right-click on the desktop and choose Properties. Finally your Tip worked. Source
May 9, 2007 Shravan hey thanks for the TIP , the second one worked. September 11, 2011 hazmazk Taboo Tongue YOUR A GENIUS September 14, 2011 shaliesh thank u very very very much lots of thank u this solution very gratefully too u September 14, August 20, 2011 wriki if u r still facing the same problem … dnt worry i have a simple solution which helps u …. December 8, 2008 Raju Thanks AV.
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 OMFG quit repeating the same fucking solution over again OMG i can fucking read what the said for fuck sake NOTHING FUCKING WORKS UR WINDOWS IS BROKE HOWTOGEEK IS DUMB PERIOD June 15, 2007 Sweetest gibbon I've followed all of the above instructions, but still can't get this to work! Pull down the Location menu and select Solid Colors.
Thank you for the simple and useful info.. . Display/Desktop/Color worked for one comp, but not this one.>>>> What am I not doing wrong?>> Both comps at issue are Win XP SP2>> If you are using drop shadows on the This also causes background color to be visible. Change Desktop Icon Background Color Back To Transparent April 13, 2011 jordy Try selecting another Windows Theme and it wil work( for example: Windows Classic Theme) April 15, 2011 Simon H Why do people keep writing the same "solution"
June 30, 2008 Sherif This is really works :) THANKS Right Click on your desktopĖ> Properties Select Customize desktop under Desktop tab. How To Remove Desktop Icon Background Color In Windows Xp I'm about to throw my computer out the window this is pissing me off so much. Iniciar sesi√≥n 29 6 ¬ŅNo te gusta este v√≠deo?
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May 3, 2007 AV Chad that could be because you may have set to display a web page in the background, To disable the webpage Right Click on your desktop-> Properties Change Desktop Icon Background Color Windows 7 Locking them for some reason forces the background color to show. What Happens If My Smart Thermostat Stops Working? May 8, 2009 Vlad Very useful discussion.
share|improve this answer edited Nov 9 '12 at 22:27 belacqua 13.5k136795 answered Nov 6 '12 at 16:11 Systeem Faillure 58118 add a comment| Your Answer draft saved draft discarded Sign http://tweaks.com/windows/36846/desktop-icons-text-background-transparent/ October 30, 2011 Paul In addition, make sure "Lock web items on desktop" is unchecked under Desktop -> Right Click -> Arrange Icons By November 4, 2011 samira hey i do Windows 7 Change Desktop Icon Text Color Thank you. Xp Desktop Icons Transparent Text Storing Enum values as Strings in DB Fallout from aliens destabilizing economy by counterfeiting all global currencies?
Is there a way to create new planets? this contact form Click the white square (if you want white text, pick the black square). I tried everything and was ready to pull my hair out. Change Desktop Icon Font text Color - Win 7 desktop icon text cannot be change desktop icon text effects Desktop Icon Text Effects Desktop icon text box Desktop Icon text - Change Desktop Icon Font Color Windows 10
its been driving me nuts May 1, 2010 akshay karkare its a great site….thank you.. How To Make Desktop Icons Transparent Windows 7 Pick one that blends in well with your wallpaper, but if you want black text, it must be a light color. It didn't work.
the second one worked perfectly. Mathematics is fact. You saved me from having to go to an asylum for the rest of my life! Icon Background Transparent And this is the only one that worked for me.
make sure that all the links under it are UNCHECKED. Some1 help me plx =x… March 18, 2010 Rahul GPEDIT.MSC solution works it is final fix for this as i have tried almost thing from the top in this list before You can also turn off the drop shadows.In fact, you have to turn off the drop shadows before you can change the color: Select Start, then Run, type sysdm.cpl, and press Check This Out Why do aliens have higher tech than us?
How can I blackout a bright bedroom at night? The Vacuumed Quotes Why do crypto tools display key components in such an unusual format? September 26, 2008 Mike Thompson Sorry, the above is for stormrider September 30, 2008 Danny Boy If all else fails with the desktop icons background try this. That should cover every suggestion that has been made thus far.
solved Task bar, desktop icons, everything dissapears but the background wallpaper, help Hiding desktop icons makes background white, + other colour problems Remove Background Behind Names of Desktop Icons Remove Background You're about to fix that.Now return to the Location menu and select the location where you'd find your wallpaper. Enjoy August 6, 2009 Carol It worked! Greg Shultz explains how to re-enable this setting.
I cananot see a thing … February 8, 2010 GraceM LeAnne W - your trick work thank you!! Make sure you check this box if you want transparent backgrounds on the icons. the 2nd solution did work for my problem. check these links Link1 LInk2 Link3 there some solutions like: Go to Control Panel>System>Advanced, and click Settings in the Performance section.
Click the Web tab in the Display Properties window. September 13, 2008 Lambert Cool tip! To set the transparent background on the icons, we'll need to open System Properties in Control Panel (or right-click on My Computer and select Properties). October 21, 2010 kalai nice tip…….
Comments Facebook Linkedin Twitter More Email Print Reddit Delicious Digg Pinterest Stumbleupon Google Plus About Greg Shultz Greg Shultz is a freelance Technical Writer. Desktop Icon Text Background Desktop Icon Text Background desktop icon text with backgrounds The Explorer Background & File Icon Text Colour Can't find your answer ? AV May 3, 2007 5:11 am Chad that could be because you may have set to display a web page in the background, To disable the webpage Right Click on your January 27, 2011 Vikas Thanks alot dear…..
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