Home Forums Tech Helproom What is wrong with my microsoft/windows settings? Tech Helproom | Windows Help | Apple Help | Digital Home & Smartphones Help | Consumer Rights Advice | Games | Speakers Corner | Beta Testing Forum Rules | Contact Forum Editor | Report a Post What is wrong with my microsoft/windows settings? Zeshan Fayyaz 01:15 25 Dec 2016 Locked Answered I am not sure what happened, but all of a sudden my background turned black, and odd white boxes formed around every icon. How do I fix it? Attached is a picture, and no- safemode is not on. click here Belatucadrus 11:07 25 Dec 2016 Answer Looks to me like you've selected the "High Contrast Black" theme. Open the Control Panel go to Personalization and select Windows default or something more suitable. Zeshan Fayyaz 16:40 25 Dec 2016 Thank You! Merry Christmas! This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.