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How to Change the Default Windows Color Scheme

This article was previously published under Q196001
SUMMARY
This article describes how to change the default Windows color scheme.
MORE INFORMATION
To change the default Windows color scheme, follow these steps:

  1. Click Start, point to Settings, and then click Control Panel.
  2. Double-click Display, and then click the Appearance tab.
  3. In the Scheme box, click the color scheme you want.

    If you want to define a custom color scheme, click a screen element in the Item box, and then click the color you want in the Color box.

    NOTE: For screen elements that contain text, you can also specify a font style, size, and color.
  4. Click OK.
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Article ID: 196001 - Last Review: 01/23/2007 18:15:05 - Revision: 1.2

  • Microsoft Windows 95
  • Microsoft Windows 98 Standard Edition
  • Microsoft Windows 98 Second Edition
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