Any workaround for changing Windows 7 Starter Edition wallpaper?

Discussion in 'Windows 7' started by Rudi1, Aug 23, 2009.

  1. Rudi1

    Rudi1 MDL Member

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    I know that most of you use the ultimate version,but I just like to know if anyone have or know any fix,so we can change the wallpaper in starter edition?
     
  2. Day2Die

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    Stardock MyColors can change starter wallpaper

    Yes, you can change wallpaper on Windows 7 Starter. What's more shocking, you can change it legally using Stardock MyColors
     
  3. PAYMYRENT

    PAYMYRENT MDL Developer

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    i think i know how to do it but i havent tested it so i dont know if it works well. ill get back to you with results if i have any good ones
     
  4. Rudi1

    Rudi1 MDL Member

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    I will wait for your instruction. :)
     
  5. PAYMYRENT

    PAYMYRENT MDL Developer

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    i got bored one day and looked at everything i needed to change full frame transparency and i found what i needed to hack starter :p
     
  6. PAYMYRENT

    PAYMYRENT MDL Developer

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    that will be my next project :p
     
  7. Day2Die

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    You can use Stardock MyColors to change Windows 7 Starter wallpaper.
     
  8. PAYMYRENT

    PAYMYRENT MDL Developer

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    or you can be bored, have msdn, and the talents to hack windows 7 starter :p
     
  9. Rudi1

    Rudi1 MDL Member

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    This will be another cool stuff for nettop users! ;)
     
  10. Ev1lM0nk3y

    Ev1lM0nk3y MDL Senior Member

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    sp45769.exe = This package provides the Stardock MyColors Notebook Desktop Themes application, which is a customized desktop themes application for the supported notebook/laptop models and operating systems.

    sp45575.exe = This package provides the Wallpaper Picture Position Enabler for the supported notebook/laptop models and operating systems. The Wallpaper Picture Position Enabler enables the Wallpaper Background Picture Position function to be changed from Stretched to Fill, Fit, Tile, or Center.
     
  11. Rudi1

    Rudi1 MDL Member

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    #14 Rudi1, Nov 11, 2009
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    Thanx for this info,but this file is need a registration and is huge.:rolleyes: also I really don't like stardock themes.
    I hope that PAYMYRENT will find the solution.
     
  12. Rudi1

    Rudi1 MDL Member

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    This file sp45575.exe = is logon changer and not for changing wallpaper.
     
  13. HSChronic

    HSChronic MDL Expert

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    Why even use starter? Upgrade to Home Premium if you want something that isn't crippled.
     
  14. Phazor

    Phazor MDL Expert

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    One mans 'crippled' is another mans 'light'.

    I would use HB on this PC too if it werent for that stupid No Aero Glass restriction because its simply all i need on this machine...
     
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    Starter is perfect for a kids computer.
     
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  17. Rudi1

    Rudi1 MDL Member

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    any news PAYMYRENT about this?