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display appearances lock up, stop working.

by Whitesnake / November 5, 2004 1:57 AM PST

I'm using 98SE and one selecting display properties->then appearences ... I try to change the icon spacing and the next thing I know, no response .. What has gone wrong? Help me please?

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(NT) (NT) What happens if you simply reboot?
by Kees Bakker / November 5, 2004 4:11 AM PST
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try it in safe mode?
by reefurbb / November 6, 2004 12:51 AM PST

then when u click "apply", u have to reboot.

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done all that ....
by Whitesnake / February 5, 2005 9:02 AM PST
In reply to: try it in safe mode?

sorry to take so long but I've been ill and then offline then got caught up in that tsunami thing cos of my parents ... they went to India and are still missing...

I have done all that but you don't have to re-boot in safe mode or any other when changing the desktop appearance in 98SE but I always re-boot but it stops working or as the task manager says "is not responding" and it doesn't or it freezes the PC up.

Any wiser in your quest to help?

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