Windows 8 and 8.1 Forums

Modify Windows application backgrounds

  1. #1

    Modify Windows application backgrounds

    What I'd like to do is change the default white background in my browsers and applications. I've used utilities like WindowBlinds etc but they don't do it. Isn't there a simple setting somewhere please? As you read this, you are seeing black text on a bright white background.

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2. #2

    Harrisonburg, Va.
    Posts : 10,488
    Windows 8.1.1 Pro with Media Center

    Your browser colors are made by the owner with HTML.
    Not much you can do about it.

    I have WindowBlinds.
    Various Skins have different colors.

    Click image for larger version

    Another picture---

    Click image for larger version
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  3. #3

    I feared as much. Changing the way a browser renders a website would be fraught with difficulties thinking about it. I might give WB another go. Not used it for a while.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

Modify Windows application backgrounds

Similar Threads
Thread Forum
Windows 8 - Folder Backgrounds (Like XP, or Win7 with app)
Hello, This is my first post to this forum. I really enjoy reading everyone's comments and wanted to thank you for hosting this forum.:D Question: Does anyone know how to enable Folder Backgrounds in Windows 8 on a "PER FOLDER BASIS"? Windows XP,2000 could do this by default, and Windows 7...
How do I modify what shows on Windows Start 8.1 screen-Not
How do I modify what shows on Windows Start 8.1 screen-Not tiles? Please see this link: How do I change what appears on the right side where Run, This PC, etc... are?? Thank you Peter
How do I modify windows 8 apps?
Hello I give myself administrator permission to access C:\Program Files\WindowsApps\ and i was able to read it but i can't modify it. it says "You need permission to perform this action. You require permission from Administrator to make changes in this file" A guy named Justin, was able to...
How can I modify Windows 8.1 to work w/ non-supported CPU?
How can I modify an Windows 8.1 ISO so it can work with a non-supported CPU? I would like to make it work with a Pentium 4 2.8Ghz HT Northwood CPU. Rest of specs; 2GB RAM, ATI 4650 DDR3 1GB, 250GB HDD. Computer is a SONY VAIO PCV-RS430G. I updated its BIOS to latest which dates back to 2004 but...
Drivers & Hardware
Get back old Windows 8 Backgrounds?
Is it possible to get these start screen backgrounds back in Windows 8.1, I don't really like many of the choices available in this updated version. Thanks, Julian.
How Do I: Modify windows metro store apps
Hi, I have the Citrix Receiver metro store app and need it to allow connections to HTTP stores (default only allows https) On the regular application it's a simple registry change. On Metro it's in the configuration file located in C:/Program files\WindowsApps\(Citrix receiver folder) The...
Software and Apps
Please help me modify Bootmgr windows 8
Hi everybody I want to modify Bootmgr windows 8 to reference BC1, BC2, ... (hex edit value BCD in Bootmgr windows 8 to BC1, BC2...) For bootmgr windows 7, I can do this by small software called Zbootmgr.exe. But Zbootmgr.exe can't modify Bootmgr windows 8. Please help me and excuse me for my poor...
Installation & Setup

Eight Forums Android App Eight Forums IOS App Follow us on Facebook