Change Desktop Color Scheme

How to change the color scheme in Windows®?


Color schemes in Windows® operating system help you customize the desktop as you want. There are a variety of color schemes available in Windows® and you can choose your color. The color scheme can be applied both on Windows® and buttons. It helps to give your Windows® desktop a new look.


The following points will provide a better understanding of Windows® color theme:




  • How to change color scheme in Windows®?

  • Benefits of changing color scheme

  • Errors while changing color scheme



How to change color scheme in Windows®?



Changing color scheme in Windows® is easy. All one needs to do is minimize all the running applications and right click on vacant desktop area. Click on the properties item in the pop-up and one would get the properties dialog box. Move to the appearance tab and change the color style as per ones requirement and save the settings by clicking on OK button. Windows® also provides option of changing individual color settings of buttons and Windows®. This can be achieved by moving to advanced tab in the same properties window.



Benefits of changing color scheme



The main reason why people go for changing color is to have a better quality picture. Not all the pictures require same picture quality. So, one requires a custom scheme than using standard scheme that Windows® provide. Effects are another factor that play an important role why people go for color scheme change.



Errors while changing color scheme


The most common error that occurs while using color feature of Windows® is that the color change is reverted when the system restarts. Most people say that the color scheme is reverted back to classic style and it is of no use to change color scheme in the first place. The main reason why this happens is that the program that is running in the background may not be compatible for the color change. If the program that is not compatible is closed then there is a chance of the issue being resolved. Computer memory is another reason why the color change is not reflected. A low computer memory may prove fatal to these changes.




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