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XP keeps losing desktop wallpaper

By jladwig
Apr 2, 2003
  1. Has anyone heard of this. Windows XP keeps losing desktop wallpaper. I will choose a wallpaper. then after awhile the wallpaper will not display and I have to go back and reselect the wallpaper. This happens with any I choose and not just this one.
    Also when XP loses the wallpaper I have a little red X with a white background in the upper left hand corner simular to when a graphic's is not found on a web page. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Thanks
     
  2. poertner_1274

    poertner_1274 secroF laicepS topShceT Posts: 4,745

    It sounds like you have Active Desktop enabled, but I didn't think that was an option in XP. I'll look around.

    BTW :wave: :wave: Welcome to TechSpot :wave: :wave:
     
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