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try to save new wallpaper but cant

When I try to save new wallpaper to the Windows/System/Wallpaper folder it say that you do not have permission to save in this location please contact administrator witch is me so how can I save in ...
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How to set lock on desktop wallpaper change?

I want to know that how to disable or lock the permission of changing desktop wallpaper for standard and limited users from admin side. Is it possible I want to know, if yes then please anyone tell ...
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Win7 wallpaper rotation disrupted each time

I hope that your expertise can also support in this case. This has been bugging for a long while now. I have a question about influencing the Win7 wallpaper rotation via batch or other code. The issue ...
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Wallpaper slideshow not available in Windows 7 Home Basic

I have Windows 7 Home Basic. I want to set up wallpaper slideshow (when desktop background images change every X seconds). But when I open the wallpaper menu there are no ticks near single wallpapers, ...
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Wallpaper settings for changing multiple-monitor setups

Since a while I have to switch between different screen setups on a daily basis with my laptop. Luckily Windows 7 is smart enough to recognize which screen is connected, and adjusts the position, ...
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win7 desktop wallpaper, select all pictures in a folder via registry

Is there a location in the registry that allows me to select all pictures in a folder for the Win7 wallpaper rotation. When my laptop goes off and on the dockingstation, that selection is somehow ...
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Is there a way to have Windows 7 slideshow wallpapers on 2 screens

UltraMon which i use allows each screen to have it's own wallpaper but it doesn't have the slideshow feature that windows 7 has but the problem is that windows 7 shows the same wallpaper on both ...
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Change desktop background Windows 7

Due to group policies enforced on our systems, we can't change the background of our desktop. The IE's "Set as desktop background" is working, but the change is not permanent. If anyone can tell a ...
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681 views

How to get Windows 7 Custom OEM wallpaper to appear on multiple monitors? [duplicate]

I am already aware of how to set a custom logon background on Windows 7. I am also not trying to tile my plain wallpaper on my desktop. I am talking about the background on the logon/lock screen in ...
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On Windows 7 Mutiple Wallpaper Scenario: How would I get the filename of the currently-displayed Wallpaper? [duplicate]

Given a Windows 7 Mutiple wallpaper setup. I'm talking about hundreds of wallpapers in a folder. Wallpapers on my desktop change every 5 minutes. Sometimes I see a wallpaper that I want to delete, ...
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Make your Screensaver as a Wallpaper in Windows 7?

I have an ASUS laptop, a G75V model. It has 16GB Ram, 2TB of HD space, and a 2GB 660M video card. It is also a 17" LCD at 1080 DPI resolution. It has an Intel i7 processor in it. So what I think I am ...
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Set default wallpaper for a local Windows default user profile used by all users of a domain

I want to put a wallpaper by default in a local user profile for Windows that everyone is the same wallpaper. The local profile Windows is loaded by default when a user logs on to the Windows domain, ...
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Random Wallpaper Folder

I've been shuffling random desktop backgrounds with the built-in Windows 7 feature. What I want to do is shuffle backgrounds from a folder; where I'd drop in pictures at different times and the new ...
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Group Policy no longer applying desktop wallpaper

I used to have my wallpapers updated monthly by Group Policy. Several months ago I was prompted (I think just after logon) to grant GPO (I think) access to a wallpaper setting in the registry. It was ...
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How to use WebPage as a desktop wallpaper in windows 7?

The active desktop was supported to some versions of IE and in Xp. I want to use a webpage from any site to be my wall paper. How to achieve that?
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Stretch Wallpaper Across Dual Monitor With Different Resolution

I am using Windows 7, and I have two monitors with two different resolutions (1920x1200, 1280x1024). I am trying to stretch my wallpaper across both monitors and I am wondering if it is possible to do ...
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Wallpaper changer on dual display

I am wondering if there is a program out there that allows you to set up two different wallpapers on dual monitors that change periodically. Windows 7 has a built in feature that allows you to change ...
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Sync Windows settings

Is it possible to synchronise certain Windows 7 settings. Things like the wallpaper you use for instance, or the programs that are stored in the start menu. Or the programs that are docked next to ...
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5answers
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How do I set an animated wallpaper on Windows Seven?

Well, on Windows XP and on Windows 98 you can put an animated gif as an wallpaper easily. On Windows Seven, when doing that the displayed wallpaper is only a frame of the animated gif. How to put an ...
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5answers
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Changing wallpaper depending on time of day via script or batch file?

I want to have 2 different wallpapers that change according to time of day (6 and 22 hours respectively) and only want to display the night one after 22 hours and the day one only after 6 hours and ...
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How can I get Windows 7-like alternating wallpapers in Windows XP? [closed]

In Windows 7, there is a theme of wallpapers which will be alternated once a few minutes. For example, in the Control Panel » Personalize, I can choose the "Nature" theme, then the wallpaper will be ...
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1answer
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Software to 'stick' graphics onto windows desktop

There are plenty of sticky note software out there to put sticky notes on your desktop. But is there anything out there that allows you to do the same with photos? I don't want to just put an icon of ...
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1answer
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Is there a way to automatically display the username on the Desktop background in Win7?

We have computer used by multiple users running Win7. Unfortunately, people forget to log out, or they just use the session that is currently open, or they think that they're using their own session, ...
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Change background of a Windows 7 machine using Registry

I connected my machine to a work group. The settings to change the wallpaper is in server machine, so that all the machine will have same wallpaper. Now how can I change my machine's wallpaper using ...
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1answer
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Location of wallpapers used in various Windows 7 themes

Where can I find the various pictures of each theme in Windows 7? I know where all the regional themes are, but I do not know where the Architectural, Character, and Landscape theme pictures are. I ...
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Work Laptop keeps reseting desktop background from stretch to tile

Anyone else run into this issue? It is not the problem of HP/Compaq listed here: changing desktop background picture from stretch on Windows 7 What I am finding is that my Windows 7 Laptop (it is a ...
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2answers
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Animated wallpapers for Windows 7?

Is it possible to have an animated wallpaper for a Windows 7 64 bit computer?
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1answer
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Is there a gadget or other way to display the wallpaper file name in Windows 7?

I have my wallpaper set to SlideShow from my Pictures folder. Sometimes, I'd like to know which picture I'm looking at. Is there a gadget or other way to display the wallpaper file name in Windows ...
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1answer
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How to remove the watermark on my desktop in test signing mode?

My Windows is in Test Signing mode and I want to keep it that way as I'm a developer. However, is there a way that I can get rid of the Test Mode Windows 7 Build 7600 in the bottom right corner ...
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Windows 7: How to remove the test mode watermark on wallpaper?

After I restarted my computer, I find that Windows 7 has added a watermark to the wallpaper at the right bottom corner. It reads: Test Mode Windows 7 Build 7600 This is legal copy of Windows 7 and ...
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4answers
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Wallpaper in Windows 7 locked down by domain group policy?

So I am in a situation where my wallpaper is locked to a specific image on my work computer via group policy. I can't change it via the Personalization settings since it is grayed out and says it has ...
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1answer
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Program (or perhaps built-in feature of Windows 7) to change wallpaper depending on screen resolution?

I have a laptop with a resolution of 1680x1050. At work I use 2x 1280x1024 monitors, and sometimes I present using a projector that is 1024x768. My wallpaper, that I made for 1680x1050, looks awful ...
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1answer
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Change wallpaper properties in Windows 7

I have a picture to put wallpaper. Picture position is center. The image width is thinner than the width of the monitor. So, around the image is black. But, I want around the image is white. What do ...
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2answers
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I Downloaded Starter Background Changer but soon uninstalled it and when I did my default wallpaper had two black strips on its sides. Why is this?

About a week ago I downloaded starter background changer but soon uninstalled it. When I uninstalled the program my desktop picture went back to default which was fine except that the picture didn't ...
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Is it possible to change the wallpaper in Windows 7 Starter? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to change the wallpaper in Windows 7 Starter Edition I looked for every possibility to change the desktop wallpaper but to vain, so can u please suggest me any type ...
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Set one background to stretch across multi-monitor display?

I have two monitors and my coworker has three. We were wondering if there was a way to set a single background image to stretch across all the monitors. Right now it's the same image but repeated, so ...
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How can I get Dreamscene wallpapers to change randomly in Win7?

Having only recently moved over from Windows XP to Windows 7, I’m a big fan of the ‘Dreamscene’ animated wallpaper. I’m also a big fan of the Win 7 ability to select a group of still wallpaper bitmaps ...
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Custom Windows 7 wallpapers location

I would like to add a custom folder location as the source for my Windows 7 Desktop Background (wallpapers), so that Windows 7 can auto-switch all the pictures in that path to set as wallpaper. In ...
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1answer
138 views

How to stop Windows Wallpaper from cutting?

Whenever I set a picture to 'Desktop Wallpaper', the picture always get cut and you can't see the whole picture. How do I change the picture position?
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1answer
448 views

How can I align my wallpaper to top left instead of center in Windows 7?

How can I align my wallpaper to top left instead of center in Windows 7? I know enough not to use stretch...
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Android Live Wallpapers for Windows 7?

Is it possible to have Android live wallpapers on Windows 7?
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How do I fix Windows 7 rotating wallpaper?

On my desktop with Windows 7 Professional x64, I have a folder of images that I use for my theme. Under Personalization (right click on desktop -> Personalize) it is the only theme under 'My Themes'. ...
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1answer
58k views

Where is the wallpaper folder in Windows 7?

Where is the wallpaper folder in Windows 7?
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Webcam image as desktop wallpaper in Windows 7?

Is there a way to set the Windows 7 desktop wallpaper to an image from a live webcam feed?
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Windows 7 resets wallpaper to one stored in “Windows Wallpapers” on startup

For some bizarre reason every time I start my computer Windows sets a wallpaper from the Architecture pack in the Windows Wallpapers category. If I change the wallpaper to a custom one, Windows resets ...
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4answers
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Wallpaper that changes according to weather condition

Is there a way to have the wallpaper change automatically according to the current local weather conditions?
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3answers
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How can I find the file that is currently used as a wallpaper in Windows 7?

How can I find the name (and path) to the desktop wallpaper file currently used by Windows 7? I followed the registry for the desktop wallpaper, which showed a file called "TranscodedWallpaper.jpg", ...
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1answer
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Set Windows 7 Lock Screen Background [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Displaying wallpaper when desktop is locked in Windows 7 I've googled this a bit, but have yet to find anything. I have 2 monitors. when I lock my screen via win+L, it ...
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Windows 7 dual monitor setup: Wallpaper alignment

I have the following dual-screen set up on my Windows 7 PC: [2][1], that means my secondary monitor is on the left side of my primary monitor. Now I have a dual-screen wallpaper that should stretch ...
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1answer
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Windows 7 wallpaper slideshow

Is there any way to modify the current active theme and change only [Slideshow] section? UPD: Particularly I'm interested to change RssFeed value of currect theme.