Click where where it says "Show hidden files and folders". Powered by vBulletin Version 4.1.0 Copyright © 2016 vBulletin Solutions, Inc. If this is th eonly issue you're facing on this computer I might leave it alone, but if there are other more serious issues, I would consider wiping the drive and Login.
What happened is when you did system restore it froze your last picture on your background. Alternate View Public Profile Find More Posts by Alternate 22 Feb 2011 #9 Helpful Windows 7 2 posts Ok i figured out how to fix it. Social Sharing Find TechSpot on... whenever i try to "right click" and "set as desktop background", nothing happens..
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Main Sections Technology News Reviews Features Product Finder Downloads Drivers Community TechSpot Forums Today's Posts Ask a Question News & Comments Useful Resources Best of the Best Must Reads Trending Now Can't Change Desktop Background Windows 10 Click Ok. TechSpot Account Sign up for free, it takes 30 seconds. That sounds like a corrupted file to me.
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I have read a number of forums where people have experienced the same problem after restoring there computer. As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged Can't Change Desktop Background Windows 7 Discussion in 'Windows 7' started by dudemonz, Apr 15, 2010. Desktop Backgrounds I just did so on a friends Vista Home Premium.
Advertisements do not imply our endorsement of that product or service. http://urldt.com/desktop-background/i-cannot-change-my-desktop-wallpaper.html It's right next to folder options, then check the box for "show hidden files, folder, and drives". Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... If your anti virus flags your image as a nasty it may remove it or disable it.
Are you forcing a display size from your video card and not using the recommended for the screen? Personally I dont think so antech, Apr 17, 2010 #9 Hughv Joined: Jul 22, 2006 Messages: 8,450 antech said: ↑ The Wallpaper Slide Show cannot cause such silly problems! PNG? http://urldt.com/desktop-background/image-cannot-set-background-internal-error.html Windows 7 Help Forums Windows 7 help and support Customization Themes and Styles » User Name Remember Me?
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Follow the below steps carefully Go to the START button Click on the Control panel Click on Appearance and personalization Click on Personalization There you will need to click on DESKTOP and an image was missing and it was stuck in that? Transcript The interactive transcript could not be loaded. http://urldt.com/desktop-background/image-cannot-set-background-internal-error-occurred.html I deleted the transcodedwallpaper file and then I went to see if I could change the background and I could. -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------I finally found a fix, accidentally of course, but so obvious
No changes 0 Message Active today Author Comment by:ManieyaK_2012-03-30 Comment Utility Permalink(# a37787347) No sure if this matters or not, but the .ini file was already blank. 0 Message Desktop Background - Allow or Prevent Changing Desktop Background - Specify and Prevent Change Hope this helps, Shawn My System Specs Computer type PC/Desktop System Manufacturer/Model Number Self built custom OS Then try to set it as a background again. 0 LVL 25 Overall: Level 25 Windows OS 20 MS Legacy OS 3 Message Expert Comment by:dew_associates2012-03-29 Comment Utility Permalink(# a37785448) x64 | OS X CPU Intel Mobile Core 2 Duo 2.93Ghz [T9800 Penryn] Motherboard NVIDIA nForce 730i Rev.
Blue Andorid Tech 616 views 2:29 Cannot change desktop background in Windows 7 8 10 - Duration: 2:47. Sign in to add this to Watch Later Add to Loading playlists... Vega bond 175,335 views 2:11 How To Fix Windows 7 Black Background (Audio) - Duration: 2:42. http:#a37785683 a comment you made after this fact>>Something else strange i just noticed if i try to change desktop picture i get message, >>>> however when i log off, restart,
Were you running a slideshow? I can simply right click an image and set it to desktop wallpaper as per my screenshot, this stays, if I look in my personalization, r/click the desktop it is listed Working... A case like this could easily cost hundreds of thousands of dollars.
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