'Selected Items' colour

  Graham ® 14:58 01 Jun 2004
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In XP, Display Properties, Appearance, Advanced, I changed the colour (blue) of Selected Items. Now I'm trying to get it back to the original blue, but I can't find the right one. Any takers, please?

  Graham ® 16:56 01 Jun 2004

I only want someone to look at theirs :-)

  johnsims 17:01 01 Jun 2004

Colour 1 comes up as dark blue (4th down on left side) The only other blue is a light blue on my set up

  Old Shep 17:06 01 Jun 2004

When I click on mine as per your instructions it comes up as Color 1 which is Dark Blue.

  Djohn 17:06 01 Jun 2004

Go back to advanced and click on the colour button. From the drop down menu choose "More" then set as follows.

HUE 139

SAT 240

LUM 72

RED 0

GREEN 78

BLUE 152

Click on OK and all will be back to normal until you have a play again! ;o)

  Djohn 17:26 01 Jun 2004

is correct. I was looking at desktop :o(

Sellected Items is as follows.

HUE 145

SAT 144

LUM 116

RED 49

GREEN 106

BLUE 197

Same settings as crx1600 ;o)

  Graham ® 18:09 01 Jun 2004

Thanks, each. Tried your suggestions, but couldnt get it right. Kept coming up a dark blue which made the text hard to read. I was looking for a way to change the text colour under icons for the lady at the weekend.

However, problem solved! Under Properties, Themes, 'Windows XP (Modified)' was set. I changed to 'Windows XP', and back to normal.

Thanks again.

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