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04-02-2010 05:47 AM
I just got my new hp mini and it wont let me change my background. i go through 'control panel> appearance> display' and there is nothing there that will allow me to change it. there is not 'set as desktop background' when opening a photo file and right clicking. nothing comes up when searching for personalization under control panel. i went to the windows website to get free display downloads and it says that 'this edition of windows doesn't support themes'. is this a problem with windows or a lack f proper hard ware on my computer? can i download something to enable me to change my background? help would be soooo greatly appreciated.
04-02-2010 09:53 PM
Windows 7 Starter Edition doesn't allow you to change the background image of the desktop. The background image is burned into the kernel of Windows.
12-11-2010 10:00 PM
so..any software can help me to set my desktop background??? please help me,i need background wallpaper,then can u explain me why??? thank you =)
04-13-2011 09:23 PM
Windows 7 Starter Edition doesn't allow you to change the background image of the desktop. The background image is burned into the kernel of Windows.plz advise me...thnaks
04-13-2011 10:40 PM
It sounds as though you have Windows 7 Starter. Is that correct?
If so, there is no personalization. However, you can get around this very easily by downloading Oceanis; it's safe, it's free and has been a solution for so many people with the same problem as you. Here is the link:
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08-02-2011 12:32 AM
thanks a lot. i was trying a lot to change my background for a long time. but couldn't. your information helped me to make it
10-14-2011 12:12 PM
I don't understand why it isnt compatible!!! Every other computer or laptop i have had allows it! >
This notebook brand needs to do something about this. It took me three years to figure out IT DOESN'T ALLOW IT!!!!!????
This is bull ****.