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Uploaded on Feb 12, 2008http://tips4pc.com/articles/windows%2... Double click it > and answer yes to the import prompt.]] > > If XP Pro... > Prevent changing wallpaper > http://www.boyce.us/gp/gpcontent.asp?ID=431 > > NoChangingWallPaper: Disables all options on the Background The Background tab still appears, but all options on the tab are disabled. On Monday we're going to try reinstalling all the drivers to see if that helps. Source

Thanks. Reply Martin Brinkmann March 9, 2012 at 1:18 am # I'm glad it did. If you have XP Home and it asks for your XP Pro CD, see this KB article... Prevent changing wallpaper http://www.boyce.us/gp/gpcontent.asp?ID=431 NoChangingWallPaper: Disables all options on the Background tab of Display in Control Panel.

He is passionate about all things tech and knows the Internet and computers like the back of his hand.You can follow Martin on Facebook, Twitter or Google+ View all posts by Double-click the smitfraud.reg file on your desktop. The other tabs are fine. HKEY_CURRENT_USER affects the current logged on user and HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE affects anyone that logs onto the machine. -------- Then...

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  2. Look at any >Windows File Protection entries. > >Explains a whole bunch about sfc.exe. >scannow sfc (sfc.exe) >http://www.updatexp.com/scannow-sfc.html Todd, Feb 3, 2007 #9 Wesley Vogel Guest Todd, I am clueless.
  3. As a result, users cannot add or change the >> background design of the desktop. >> >> NoChangingWallPaper can appear in both >> >> HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\ >> Policies\ActiveDesktop >> and >> HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\
  4. Get the answer AnonymousAug 29, 2005, 5:12 PM Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.video (More info?)DS Thank you so much for this posting.

It simply closes the window and goes back to the desktop. If you enable this setting, the Desktop tab still appears, > > but all options on the tab are disabled. > > > > To fix this, go here... > > To my knowledge, this problem did not occur on the old computer. If you enable this setting, the Desktop tab still appears, > but all options on the tab are disabled. > > To fix this, go here... > http://www.kellys-korner-xp.com/xp_tweaks.htm > > 142.

I'm not sure how i list mine and am a bit concerned that perhaps other system files may be missing. I am running Windows Media Center at the moment. If NoChangingWallPaper is not in the registry it's the same as being set to 0, the policy is disabled or not configured. Watch Queue Queue __count__/__total__ Find out whyClose Display Properties in Windows XP Computerbasics SubscribeSubscribedUnsubscribe16,04916K Loading...

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Some viruses and other malware like to conceal themselves >in areas Windows protects while using them. The background graphics list is grayed out and the mouse can not click on any of them or the down arrow. Disruptive posting: Flaming or offending other usersIllegal activities: Promote cracked software, or other illegal contentOffensive: Sexually explicit or offensive languageSpam: Advertisements or commercial links Submit report Cancel report Track this discussion My desktop is there, but alot of the Nature and Aviation pictures I have that used to be clear on my desk top are't any longer.

You may need to register the dll. http://findthemes.net/windows-xp/windows-xp-tab-completion-not-working.html Thanks for your assistance with this. About Press Copyright Creators Advertise Developers +YouTube Terms Privacy Policy & Safety Send feedback Try something new! Let us know. > > > > Wes > > MS-MVP Windows Shell/User > > > > In news, > > Ms_Fixxit hunted and pecked: > > > QUESTION: When

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If they have 1 as their values, set them to 0. __________________ 07-05-2005, 02:25 PM #4 bellevue_flyboy Registered Member Join Date: Jul 2005 Location: Omaha Metro Posts: 5 The > message comes up sporadically when I try to click on the Desktop tab > in Display properties. I can log on to my guest account and it works like it should, but on my main account, I have done everything I can think of and have had no Mark Forums Read | View Forum Leaders Website Homepage - Site Map - Top Powered by vBulletin Version 3.5.2Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.

Gail > > Note: I reasearch everwhere. Wesley Vogel, Feb 2, 2007 #8 Todd Guest Hi, Wes. The > memory could not be "read". > > When I clicked the debug button on the error report, I got the > following: > > Run a DLL as an Check This Out Attempting to change the wallpaper also kicks me out Do you think the solution below will help?

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